Reebok International Ltd is a leading company that conducts its business in the sports equipment industry and it since 2005 it has been operating as a subsidiary of the famous German company Adidas. Reebok International Ltd produces apparel, accessories and athletic shoes. Reebok International Ltd was founded by Joseph William Foster and his sons in the year 1895 as J.W Foster and Sons in the United Kingdom. The company changed its name to Reebok in the year 1958. Reebok International Ltd started selling its product to the US market after an American sporting goods distributor negotiated a deal with Reebok to sell their merchandise in US in 1979. The company's is now based in Canton, Massachusetts with other offices in Hong Kong, Montreal, Amsterdam and Mexico City.