Founded in Southern California in 1963, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf® is a specialty coffee and tea house that sources the finest coffees and teas, handcrafting every beverage to inspire new experiences through flavors from around the world. Headquartered in Asia and a part of the Jollibee Group of Companies, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf® operates in 1,100+ locations in over 24 countries.
**CBTL is currently owned by Jollibee Group of Companies from the Philippines
In 1963, Herb & Mona Hyman opened a small Los Angeles cafe, selling beans inspired by their European travels and ignited a gourmet coffee movement. The humble start evolved into The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf®, a global phenomenon with 1100+ cafes in 24+ countries.
We are looking for like-minded partners who are passionate about our brand and share our values and vision of becoming one of the top global specialty coffee & tea brands. Beyond business experience, the necessary capital and market knowledge, we value a partner who is willing to be hands-on and to follow our proven operating systems. Above all, we love growing with a partner who is committed to excellence and integrity and can’t wait to share our coffee & tea with the world.