Toror Tea Factory

Toror Tea Factory Co. is a Satellite Factory of Tegat Tea Factory Co. Ltd and was established in the year 2006 and completed in the year 2008. Upon completion, trial runs started on 20th January 2009 up to June 2009 under the management of the Mother Factory (Tegat Tea Factory Co. Ltd). It started full commercial operations in 1st July 2009 and tea produced started being sold under Toror Tea Factory. It has a capacity to process ten million kgs of green leaf per year which translates to around 2.5 million kgs of made tea at a conversion rate of 25%. We are ISO 22000:2005 (Food Safety), ISO 9001:2008 (Quality Management) and Rainforest Alliance (RA) certified.

The Factory is situated in Kericho County, Ainamoi Division, Ainamoi Location and Kipchimchim Sub-Location and it is proximal to Kericho town. It is about 8 kms from Kericho town and around 4 kms off Nakuru-Kericho highway.

The main objective of the company is to manufacture and market C.T.C black teas that are safe for human consumption. We specifically produce two varieties of grades, namely; Primary grades which comprises of BP1, PF1, PD and D1 and Secondary grades which comprises of F1, Dust, and BMF.

The current organization structure comprises of Board of Directors whom are shared with Tegat Tea Factory and are elected by shareholders representing six electoral areas and one nominated gender director who are headed by a Chairman appointed amongst them. It is managed by Kenya Tea Development Agency under a management team headed by a Factory Unit Manager who oversees the overall operations of the company.

There are four departments namely, Production whose functions include manufacturing and factory operations, Field Services whose functions includes leaf collection and tea extension services, ICT which is specifically concerned with information, communication and technology functions and Accounting whose main function is the preparation of management and financial accounting information among other duties.

Contacts:

Telephone: 0202419049

Postal Address: P.O. Box 390-20200, Kericho

Email: [email protected]

Factory Directors

Japheth Kipngeno Bore

Japheth Kipngeno Bore

Chairman

Kipkoech Philip

Kipkoech Philip

Vice Chairman

Charles Kipkoech Langat

Charles Kipkoech Langat

Director

Geoffrey Kipkirui Kemboi

Geoffrey Kipkirui Kemboi

Director

Evans Kiplagat Bii

Evans Kiplagat Bii

Director

Japheth Chepkwony

Japheth Chepkwony

Director

Joseph Kipsang

Joseph Kipsang

Factory Unit