Maypro Industries is one of the world’s largest suppliers of ingredients to the nutritional supplement, sports nutrition, pet & veterinary, food and cosmetics industries. Founded in 1977, Maypro is a minority-owned affiliate of Marubeni Corporation, one of Japan’s largest conglomerates. Headquartered in the U.S., today Maypro Industries operates six subsidiary companies strategically located in New York, Tokyo and Shanghai.
Maypro is a global distribution enterprise that introduces innovative ingredients from Asia and the United States into other world markets. As the pioneer of such leading ingredients as Coenzyme Q10, Glucosamine, Chondroitin and Alpha-Lipoic, Maypro has established a strong reputation as an innovator and trusted partner for the world’s leading brands and contract manufacturers worldwide.
Maypro’s commitment to quality and customer service along with its mission to educate producers and consumers about health and nutrition is part of Maypro’s core mission. Maypro strives to contribute to the health and well-being of consumers by introducing efficacious, safe, natural ingredients and technologies to manufacturers of health-enhancing products worldwide. Our key principle is that Maypro only works with honorable capable partners who offer high-quality products and who see our value proposition in the marketplace. We only undertake to distribute a product if we are confident that we are capable of placing all of it in the marketplace - this is driven by the fact that our reputation is very important to us.
As an industry innovator, Maypro was the three time recipient of the prestigious NutraAward® for its scientifically supported, patented ingredients, AHCC®, Oligonol® and BioPQQTM. In 2007, Maypro’s President & CEO, Mr. Steve Yamada was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Nutrition Business Journal.