PG Tips was Almost a Cotton Company

Today, PG Tips is synonymous with tea. But, it was almost a cotton company. Arthur Brooke, the founder of PG Tips, first worked in the cotton business. Arthur started working …

Arthur Brooke’s Home is Now a Pub

Arthur Brooke, the founder of PG Tips, was born at 6 George Street in Ashton-under-Lyne in Greater Manchester in England.  Today, the home is now a pub.  But, if you …

Tipps Family in the Morning Commercial

Another in the series of PG Tips commercials where the Tipps family does normal family activities. Thanks to Hall of Advertising for the commercial. You can see more of their …

PG Tips Founder’s Most Famous Quote

Many quotes are attributed to Arthur Brooke, who founded PG Tips is the late 1800s, but this is his most famous: “Good Tea unites good company, exhilarates the| spirits, opens …

When Did PG Tips Invent Tetrahedron Tea Bags?

When did PG Tips invent tetrahedron tea bags?  Tetrahedron is another word for pyramid-shaped.  Actually, PG Tips launched pyramid-shaped (tetrahedron) tea bags in 1996.  This shape was chosen because it …