200-year-old Rotterdam tea trader Van Rees Group henceforth “Royal”

5 July 2019 - Van Rees Group BV, founded in 1819 and one of the largest independent tea traders in the world in 2019, has been awarded the designation “Royal” by His Majesty King Willem-Alexander. In the Rotterdam office where the start of a festive anniversary celebration was inaugurated on 5 July 2019, the King’s Commissioner in The province of Zuid-Holland Mr Jaap Smit,

July 8, 2019|

Rajith De Mel appointed Managing Director Van Rees Group

Rajith De Mel (48) has been appointed the new Managing Director of Van Rees Group. Van Rees Group, celebrating its 200 year’s anniversary this year, is one of the few leading global suppliers and processors of tea and headquartered in Rotterdam (The Netherlands).

June 18, 2019|

Tea Time Magazine

Sri Lanka, which lies just 19 miles off the southeastern coast of India in the Bay of Bengal, boasts an impressive legacy of tea production, which began in 1867 when it was a British colony known as Ceylon.

February 14, 2017|

Het Algemeen Dagblad

Thee is tijdloos en alomtegenwoordig. Waar ook ter wereld besteld: de kans is groot dat de Rotterdamse handelaar Van Rees bij een willekeurig kopje thee betrokken is geweest.

September 15, 2015|