Gong Cha, a Taiwanese-style drink franchise, began a soft opening for a new Missouri City location on April 26.

Located at 4899 Hwy. 6, Ste. 107C, Missouri City, in the Tang City Plaza development, the business is best known for its pearl milk tea, or bubble tea.

With locations in several countries in Southeast Asia, Gong Cha also offers slushes, teas and coffees. 832-539-1887. www.gongchausa.com