Founded in 2001, ITO EN North America is part of ITO EN Group, one of the world s largest green tea companies. Dedicated to the promotion of the taste, traditions and benefits of green tea, ITO EN boasts an elaborate history of innovation that spans more than 40 years. An industry leader, ITO EN developed one of the first, entirely natural ready-to-drink green tea beverages. Maintaining a global presence, ITO EN has branches located in Japan and the United States. With interests in the beverage, retail and restaurant industries, ITO EN North America was one of the first in the country to introduce authentic, unsweetened bottled green tea. ITO EN North America maintains a location in Brooklyn, N.Y.