Standard Motor Products, Inc.
| New York Stock Exchange: SMP
Standard Motor Products, Inc. is an independent manufacturer and distributor of replacement parts for motor vehicles in the automotive aftermarket industry, with an increasing focus on the original equipment service market. The company operates in two segments: Engine Management & Temperature Control. The Engine Management segment manufactures ignition and emission parts, ignition wires, battery cables and fuel system parts. The Temperature Control segment manufactures and remanufactures air conditioning compressors, air conditioning and heating parts, engine cooling system parts, power window accessories, and windshield washer system parts. Standard Motor Products distributes parts under own brand names includes Standard, BWD, hayden four seasons and through private labels. Its products are distributed primarily to warehouse distributors, retail chains, national program distribution groups, specialty market distributors, original equipment manufacturers and original equipment service part operations. Standard Motor Products was founded by Elias Fife and Ralph Van Allen in 1919 and is headquartered in Long Island City, NY.