ITO EN (North America) was established in New York in May, 2001, with a mission to introduce and cultivate an authentic green tea culture with unsweetened bottled teas. In keeping with or history of product innovation, we launched Teas' Tea Organic and matcha LOVE brands in the U.S., and opening matcha LOVE tea shops in New Jersey, California, Hawaii, and Texas. We're committed to tea education and its sustainability, through community events and support of global tea initiatives.
With local roots since 1987, ITO EN (Hawaii) is the state's leading beverage manufacturer, producing refreshing tropical beverages such as Aloha Maid, Royal Mill Coffee, in addition to ITO EN's premium green teas and healthy line of products. Prior to ITO EN's purchase, the company was known as Shimoko & Sons, maker of Saimin Noodles.
Founded in 1968 and acquire by ITO EN in 2015, Distant Lands Trading is a vertically-integrated, specialty-coffee company committed to quality from seed-to-cup. A leader in sustainable coffee farming & milling methods, Distant Lands operates lush farmlands in Costa Rica and Columbia, as well as roasting facilities in Renton, WA, and Tyler, TX.
Mason Natural is one of the largest manufacturers of vitamins and supplements in the U.S., with a selection of over 450 items. Founded in 1967, Mason Vitamins set out with a vision to manufacture the highest quality products and maintain the best customer service.