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Dethlefsen & Balk Inc. started its business in 2004 in Aurora, IL, as the American branch of Dethlefsen & Balk GmbH, established 1836 in the port city of Hamburg, Germany. Today, Dethlefsen & Balk is recognized not only as one of the leading companies in Germany, but also enjoys a great reputation throughout the U.S., Europa, Asia and around the globe. In short, we are an importer, blender and wholesaler of outstanding specialty teas and accessories. We service retailers like tea specialty stores, tearooms, coffee chains, health food stores, fine food retailers, gift service companies and other specialty tea distributors. Dethlefsen & Balk Inc. offers you the opportunity to work in the exciting tea industry. Our primary responsibility is to support our customers with excellent service, knowledge and tools for success from our headquarter in downtown Chicago.