April 2006 – The Reynolds Company became a subsidiary of ITOCHU International Inc., a global trading and investment company. The North American flagship company of ITOCHU Corporation, ITOCHU international provides trading services for more than 20,000 items and manages a portfolio of around 30 subsidiaries and affiliates as well as a diversified range of investments. Headquartered in New York and operating in the US, Canada and Mexico, the company is involved in a wide variety of businesses, with particular strength in the textiles; machinery; aerospace, electronics and IT; food; forest products, chemicals and general merchandise; and energy and alternative energy sectors.
Having been a part of the ITOCHU family now for almost ten years, our association with them has been very good for all concerned, particularly our employees. ITOCHU has allowed management to do what it does best, and they have given us the wherewithal to continue down the path of growth and opportunity for all of our employees. In the words of our President, Lex Reynolds; “We have enjoyed our relationship with ITOCHU, and they have treated us all as part of their family, and the joining of these two companies was probably one of the best things we have done”.
For more information please visit Itochu’s website: http://www.itochu.com/