David Rio is an award-winning, premium chai and tea company based in San Francisco, California, offering customers only the finest products domestically and around the world. Established by co-founders David Scott Lowe and Rio Miura in 1996, it first started as a line of speciality tea, coffee, and accessories through an all Japanese catalogue, and transformed into America’s premier chai company. David Rio is available in cafés, restaurants, and speciality food stores across the U.S. and in over 50 other countries. Furthermore, the company strives to be the global premium chai brand, exceeding customers' expectations, offering exceptional taste and quality, and delivering meaningful customer service. In addition, as a part of David Rio's corporate philosophy to support animal welfare, the company has maintained partnerships with local, regional, and international organizations such as the International Fund for Animal Welfare, Cat Tales Zoological Park and Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA.