[dim_it:pic_desc]The company that Hiram Hutchinson established expanded very fast in the context of the industrial upswing that occurred during this period (Company milestones). The family set up further companies in France as well as locations in Spain and Italy. In 1903, it became a joint-stock company and the registered office was moved to the Champs-Élysées in Paris. Hutchinson S.A. has been part of the Chemical Division of the French TOTAL Group since 1974. (Source: Rhein-Neckar-Industriekultur e.V.)[/dim_it:pic_desc]