DENSO to increase aftermarket coverage with hundreds of new part numbers
LONG BEACH, Calif. – DENSO Products and Services Americas, Inc., a division of leading global automotive supplier DENSO Corp., is launching a major expansion of its air conditioning compressors, condensers, and radiator product lines. DENSO made the announcement at the 2015 Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX), North America’s premier trade show for the $477 billion global aftermarket auto parts industry.
“We are adding more than 500 new part numbers to our inventory of engine cooling, and air conditioning air components,” said Fran Labun, vice president of DENSO’s Sales Group. “Customers ask for DENSO because they know our auto parts are built to the highest standards, and we are committed to ensuring our products are there for them.”
As one of the world’s leading manufacturers of original equipment (OE) automotive parts that cool engines, operate A/C systems and provide climate control, DENSO already offers a wide selection of replacement radiators, and A/C components for many cars and trucks on the road. Between now and March 2016, DENSO will dramatically boost its aftermarket inventory as follows:
- Compressors: DENSO will add 100 new part numbers to its catalog of First Time Fit A/C compressors between December and March. DENSO compressors meet the strictest OE standards and offer unparalleled quality and durability to ensure the vehicle’s A/C system operates at peak efficiency.
- Radiators: DENSO will add 400 new part numbers in December (stock available in March) to its line of radiators that make DENSO an industry leader in engine cooling technology. DENSO will increase its market coverage from 30 percent to 70 percent . DENSO radiators are built to deliver unmatched performance even under the most demanding conditions.
For more information on DENSO aftermarket products and services, including online catalogs, visit http://densoautoparts.com.
About DENSO Products and Services Americas:
DENSO Products and Services Americas, Inc. is an automotive components sales, remanufacturing and distribution company that employs 470 people in Long Beach and Murrieta, Calif. The company’s product line includes heavy-duty and automotive alternators, starters, oil, cabin and air filters, spark plugs, AC compressors, oxygen sensors, ignition wires, fuel pumps, fuel injectors and wiper blades. DENSO Products and Services Americas supplies parts for original equipment service dealers and independent aftermarket service centers and retailers. In addition, the company distributes heavy-duty diesel and electrical components, portable commercial air-conditioning units and industrial robots. For more information, go to www.densoautoparts.com.
DENSO Corp., headquartered in Kariya, Aichi prefecture, Japan, is a leading global automotive supplier of advanced technology, systems and components in the areas of thermal, powertrain control, electronics, information and safety. Its customers include all the world's major carmakers. Worldwide, the company has more than 200 subsidiaries and affiliates in 38 countries and regions (including Japan) and employs more than 140,000 people. Consolidated global sales for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2015, totaled US$35.9 billion. Last fiscal year, DENSO spent 9.2 percent of its global consolidated sales on research and development. DENSO common stock is traded on the Tokyo and Nagoya stock exchanges. For more information, go to www.globaldenso.com, or visit our media website at www.densomediacenter.com.
About DENSO in North America:
In North America, DENSO employs more than 22,000 people at 30 consolidated companies and affiliates. Of these, 25 are manufacturing facilities located in the United States, Canada and Mexico. In the United States alone, DENSO employs more than 14,000 people in California, Michigan, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky, Georgia, Iowa, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas and Arkansas. DENSO’s North American consolidated sales totaled US$8.0 billion for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2015. For more information, go to www.densocorp-na.com.
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