Hair care products
In 2009, Samy joined Hoyu Co., Ltd., the fourth largest manufacturer of hair color and products in the world. Hoyu has been operating since 1905 and is a third-generation, privately owned family business that develops and manufactures hair color, hair care and other hair cosmetic products for consumers and professional markets.
| Hoyu Co Ltd
owns 100% of Samy Co
Hair care, cosmetics, and medical supplies
Founded in Japan in 1905.
| Howa Machinery Company Ltd
owns 100% of Hoyu Co Ltd
Machine tools manufacturer, including firearms
Established in 1907.
Skin Deep is an online safety guide to cosmetics and personal care products and their potential hazards and health concerns, with over 75,000 products rated from 1 (low hazard) to 10 (high hazard).
Source: Environmental Working Group (2019)
|Hoyu Co Ltd|
This company appears on PETA's (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, USA) 'Companies That Do Test On Animals' list, signifying that they manufacture products that are tested on animals at some stage of development.
Source: PETA (2022)
|Howa Machinery Company Ltd|
Howa Machinery, Ltd. is known around the world for their production of both civilian and military firearms.
Source: company website (2020)