Japanese company (they were also known as CI and C.Itoh & Co.,
now owned by Citizen America and makes barcode printers and scanners, see http://www.citizen-america.com/citoh-orig/.
In the 1970s they were part of the Itochu group that can be traced back as
far as 1858 and the linen trade. This group was into heavy
engineering (building bridges, desalination plants, oil refinery plants
etc.) More history can be seen at http://www.itochu.co.jp/main/coy/coy_3e.html.