Profile: Dorman Products Inc (DORM.OQ)
Dorman Products, Inc. (Dorman), incorporated on October 16, 1978, is a supplier of replacement parts and fasteners for passenger cars, light trucks and heavy duty trucks in the automotive aftermarket. As of December 31, 2016, the Company distributed and marketed approximately 155,000 different stock keeping units (SKU's) of automotive replacement parts and fasteners. As of December 31, 2016, approximately 83% of the Company's products were sold under brands that it owned and the remainder of its products were sold for resale under customers' private labels, other brands or in bulk. The Company's products are sold in the United States through automotive aftermarket retailers, national, regional and local warehouse distributors, and specialty markets, and salvage yards. The Company also distributes automotive replacement parts outside the United States, with sales primarily into Canada, Mexico, Europe, the Middle East, and Australia.
The Company's parts are marketed under the OE Solutions, HELP!, TECHoice, AutoGrade, Conduct-Tite, FirstStop and HD Solutions brand names. OE Solutions includes replacement parts, such as window regulators, fluid reservoirs, variable valve timing components, complex electronics, integrated door lock actuators, exhaust and intake manifolds, and radiator fan assemblies. HELP! includes automotive replacement parts that are primarily retail merchandized, such as door handles, keyless remotes and cases, emission control, oil dipsticks and door hinge repair. TECHoice includes a line of automotive replacement parts, such as belt tensioners and idler pulleys. AutoGrade includes a line of application specific and general automotive hardware, and its product categories include body hardware, general automotive fasteners, oil drain plugs and wheel hardware. Conduct-Tite! offers a selection of electrical connectors, wire, tools, testers and accessories, including light bulbs, electrical diagnostic, and repair kits and ignition components. FirstStop includes brake and clutch hydraulics, and brake hardware products. HD Solutions includes a line of heavy duty aftermarket parts for class 4-8 heavy vehicles. These products focus on lighting, cooling, engine management, and cab products.
The Company groups its products into four classes, such as power-train, automotive body, chassis and hardware. The power-train product line includes intake and exhaust manifolds, cooling products, harmonic balancers, fluid lines, fluid reservoirs, connectors, four wheel drive components and axles, drain plugs, and other engine, transmission and axle components. Its line of automotive body products include door handles and hinges, window lift motors, window regulators, switches and handles, wiper components, lighting, electrical, and other interior and exterior automotive body components. The Company's chassis products include brake hardware and hydraulics, wheel and axle hardware, suspension arms, knuckles, links, bushings, and other suspension, steering and brake components. Its hardware products include threaded bolts, auto body and home fasteners, automotive and home electrical wiring components, and other hardware assortments and merchandise.
Dorman Products Inc
3400 E Walnut St
COLMAR PA 18915-9768