1980s – 90s

With the growth of Yorkshire Tea, new ranges of Taylors of Harrogate coffees and the launch of Bettys by Post, our specialities and brands started to be enjoyed further afield and by more and more people.

This period also saw the start of the business’ commitment to charity fundraising and the launch of our Trees for Life campaign. We also started to enjoy recognition for our commitment to training and being a great place to work.

Bettys mail order service, Bettys by Post, launched in 1986
Yorkshire Gold was launched in 1981

Working together to build a great Yorkshire Family Business, creating prosperity
and pride by doing what we believe in

The Family’s Vision for the Business – from our Family Business Constitution launched in 1994

We launched a range of coffees to suit different occasions
We were presented with numerous accolades for being a great place to work
We purchased the very last chest of tea sold in the London tea auction