LDG Sales & Distribution Unit consist of a central operation team comprising of purchasing, logistics, inventory, billing, warehouse, dispatch, delivery fleet, administrative, marketing and sales force personnel ,all working together to ensure annual forecasted goals are met and superseded and that customer demands are satisfied at all times on time. Laughlin and the De Gannes sales management and sales force are responsible for ensuring demanded world class automotive brands populate all dealers in both Trinidad and Tobago with ample supply. Products sold and distributed by Laughlin and De Gannes are as follows:
Sales & Distribution
CLEAR PLUS WIPER BLADES
ClearPlus covers majority of the vehicles (98%+) on the roads in North America and offers a complete program including conventional frame blades, hybrid-beam blades and integrated rear wiper blades for most vehicle models. Coverage is timely updated for newly released product forms (appearance) and fitments (arm attachments) for front and rear windshields, allowing distribution partners to offer one-stop solution to their customers.
ClearPlus Leading Edge® rubber technology uses highest grade all-natural rubber formulation, precision slitting and Molybdenum coating on rubber surface:
Provides quiet, chatter, streak and smear free wiping in both directions.
Provides resistance to splitting and tearing due to road and weather conditions.
All metal galvanized steel frame with embedded riveted hinges provides durability against rust and corrosion and safety in rough, stormy wiping conditions.
Meets or exceeds all safety and durability standards established by the Society of Automotive Engineers. Universal adapter is pre-installed on the frame.
Since its founding in 1960, Sankei Industry has focused on manufacturing quality aftermarket automotive parts (suspension and steering-related parts in particular), and has enjoyed the continued patronage of customers in Japan as well as abroad. Under the 555 brand name O.E. Quality steering and suspension parts are made and sold to distributors and automotive assembly plants worldwide. Products include: Ball Joints, Steering Ends, Steering Rack Ends, Stabilizer Links, Ider Arms, Cradle Arms etc.
Cyclo Professional Products
Cyclo Professional Products
With a full line of automotive products including lubricants, fuel additives, brake cleaners and specialty products, Cyclo offers solutions to professionals around the world. The Cyclo brand was first launched in 1959. After great success in the United States, the brand expanded to Latin America, Europe, Asia, and Africa. Today, the Cyclo brand is offered in over 86 countries around the world. Products include: World famous Max 44, Brake & Parts Cleaner, Carb Clean, Max Clean, and a host of car care appearance products and fuel additives.
Denso Spark Plugs
Denso Spark Plugs
DENSO has been setting the standard for spark plug technology since 1959. All ranges are developed in-house and manufactured in Denso owned QS 9000 and ISO 9000 certified factories worldwide – with ‘zero defects’ as standard.
Denso spark plugs are O.E. quality and includes Nickel, Platinum, Twin Tip and Iridium, spark plugs covering a complete range of continually updated references.
Guaranteeing optimum engine performance, choose DENSO Spark Plugs for every automotive, motorcycle, marine and small engine application.
Fram is a leading name in filtration for oil in the United States. Today Fram is recognized as America’s #1 oil filter brand and continues to manufacture and market a variety of oil, air, fuel and cabin filters. To ensure products are made to meet the strictest O.E. standard, state of the art process controls and automated inspection equipment are used in ISO-14001 and ISO/QS900 plants. Product offerings include: Oil, Air and Cabin Filters.
Michelin Wiper Blades
Michelin Wiper Blades
Michelin’s range of wiper blades are designed to fit closely on the windscreen to deliver streak-free, quiet wipes, time after time.
From traditional wiper blades such as High Performance and RainForce to the premium all weather assortment of Stealth and Stealth Ultra wipers, choose the right MICHELIN® wiper blade so you can see the road ahead and get to your destination safely.
Prestone is the number one branded consumer choice for anti-freeze/coolant, brake fluid and power steering fluid in the United States. Prestone manufactures these items along with fuel additives, polishes and other automotive maintenance products since 1927. Product offerings include: Fuel Additives, Coolant and Polish.
Pylon Manufacturing Corporation is a leading automotive aftermarket supplier with nearly 40 years of experience, specializing in the design, engineering, manufacture and marketing of wiper blades and appearance chemicals. Located in Deerfield Beach, Florida, Pylon is an ISO 9001-certified company. Pylon is the exclusive licensee responsible for the manufacture and marketing of the Michelin® line of premium wiper blades, the Barrett-Jackson line of Premium Auto Care and the DuPont line of premium wiper blades and Auto Appearance Products. Products offering: Wiper Blades.
Shell is the number one global lubricant supplier, delivering market-leading lubricants to consumers in over 100 countries. Shell Lubricants brings world-class technological insights to its products, offering the best formulations for your vehicle. Shell manufactures a full range of motor oils to meet the individual requirements of all customers. Shell Helix Fully Synthetic Motor Oils are made from natural gas and designed for ultimate engine performance, so you can keep your passion for driving alive and Drive On. Product offerings include: The Helix range of motor oils, Rimula range of diesel engine oils, Synthetic Motor oils made with natural gas (Pure Plus Technology) All lubricants meets and exceeds the latest API specifications.
For more than 75 years, Turtle Wax® continues to develop products to protect and restore cars. As a family owned company calling Chicago home for generations, Turtle Wax proudly produces innovative product lines to meet the ever changing needs of both car consumers and the automotive industry, setting the new standard in shine™. The performance of Turtle Wax products stands on its own as its scientifically designed to shine and protect by interlocking of layers of polymers which magnifies and intensifies protection and shine. Products includes: Car Washes, Zip Wax, Inside Out Protectant, Hard as Shells Polishes, Dash and Glass, Polishes, Trim Restorers, Tyre Treatments etc.
A hallmark for Walker Products has been its leadership in OEM and Aftermarket Engine Management Products for the past 65 years. Walker Product’s commitment is to continue its leadership by bringing new and exciting products and services to their customers and distributors.
Walker Products began supplying the fuel system needs of the automotive industry in 1946. Today Walker is one of the largest, privately owned manufacturers of fuel system components and engine sensors. There are three manufacturing locations: two in Western Colorado: Fruita and Grand Junction and one in Pacific, Missouri. Walker serves major Original Equipment Manufacturers, Co-manufacturers, Rebuilders and Retail customers in the fuel, engine sensor and exhaust markets worldwide.
Product offerings include:
- Oxygen Sensors
- Engine Sensors – including ACT Sensors, ECT Sensors, Cam & Crankshaft Position Sensors, EGR Valve Position Sensors, EGR Valve Pressure Sensors, MAP Sensors, MAF Sensors, Throttle Position Sensors, EGR Valves, IAC Motors, TABPV, Fuel Pressure Regulators, TBI & Port Fuel Injectors and Fuel Seal Repair Kits
ROCKET is a world class brand manufactured by Seebang Battery Co. Ltd. Korea (Formerly known as Global Battery Co. Ltd) which was established in the year 1952. It has entered into a capital & technology association with the Yuasa Corporation of Japan, a world famous battery manufacturer.
Today Seebang produces over 11.5 million storage batteries for use in automobiles, motorcycles and various industrial as well as VRLA batteries. Technologies synergized over the past 46 years within Global and the advanced technologies from Yuasa have been successfully integrated into Seebang’s products to earn worldwide respect. Over 7 million units are exported to more than 140 countries around the world.
Major OEM’s prefer ROCKET as their first choice due to its reliability & consistent performance under varied operating conditions.
Seebang uses a perfect quality assurance system throughout various stages of product planning, drawing, production, sales and after sale service. A fact which is endorsed by the prestigious ISO9001 certificate & ISO14000 certificate.
B&B Manufacturing Corp., founded in 1985, is one of the leading ignition parts manufacturers in America. The company designs and manufactures spark plug wire sets and related parts for a wide variety of American, European, Korean and Japanese motor vehicles.
In an ever-changing, sophisticated industry, the company has maintained its leadership position by having the capacity to supply its clients with an extensive O.E.M. type product line, which provides reliability and improved performance to its end user. Quality and Excellence in Service are the foundation of their business.
Exporting over 68% of its production, the company has a strong international presence in diverse global markets, which has strengthen B&B’s leadership position in the industry. Product offerings include: Spark Plug Wire Sets, Battery Cables, Electronic Coil Packs.
Nozomi brand shock absorbers are made under the strictest Japanese Industrial Standards in a TS/16949 certified factory. Production ranges to well over 8,000 SKU’s including applications for most Japanese cars as well as American, European and Korean vehicles. Products are exported to markets such as North and South America, Europe and the Middle East.
NOZOMI manufactures for certain OEM manufacturers in China such as (SAIC / LIFAN / ZOTYE / JINBEI). They also manufacture and supply their shock absorbers to Monroe U.S.A., Monroe China, CORVEN (Argentina) and COFAP (Brazil). NOZOMI manufacturer only uses “NOK” brand oil seal and grease which is the same that is used in the manufacture of KYB shock absorbers. Product offerings include: Shock Absorbers for most Japanese and Korean Vehicles and Ball Bearings.
Taigi Engine Mounts
Taigi Engine Mounts
Taigi engine mounts are manufactured in Thailand and are of O.E.M quality. The factory is certified ISO9001:2000 and has 35 year experience in the field. The main products are rubber bushing, engine/transmission mounts and shock mount rubbers. Taigi’s range fits most Japanese and Korean vehicles.
Promax Disc Pads
Promax Disc Pads and Brake Shoes
Promax brand brake pads and brake shoes are distributed by A Canadian Company – Auto Parts Depot. These products are ISO/TS16949 certified and have the following attributes:
- Positive Mold Manufacturing Technology.
- Post-Cure for long life.
- Noise free – fade free.
- High steel fiber content for extended life.
- All pads are chamfered, slotted and shimmed.
Complete listing of products sold
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