Source: Sunsong North America announcement
MORAINE, Ohio — Sunsong North America, a technology company specializing in research, development, manufacturing, sales, and distribution of automotive fluid transfer hoses and lines announced Jeff Coggins has joined the organization as Vice President of Sales, reporting directly to Jessie Wei, President of Sunsong North America.
Coggins will be focused on all aspects of the aftermarket, including retail and traditional.
“We are excited to welcome Jeff to the Sunsong North America team,” Wei said. “With his knowledge and experience in the automotive aftermarket, I am confident he will be instrumental in our continued growth.”
Coggins has more than 30 years experience in the automotive aftermarket, most recently as Vice President of Sangsin Brake America. Prior to his time with Sangsin, he spent more than 25 years in various roles with NAPA Auto Parts.
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Sunsong’s manufacturing and technology center was established in 2003 and is located in Qingdao, China. It is situated on 592,000 square feet of land with 376,000 square feet under roof dedicated to research & development, manufacturing, assembling, product testing, and packaging.
United States operations are based in Moraine, Ohio where the company has a 100,000-square-foot warhouse. In addition, All OEM research, cataloging, and product development is conducted in the U.S.
Sunsong was the first Chinese based manufacturer to receive DOT approval for brake hoses from the American government. The company’s R&D center and product testing lab are focused on continually researching and developing new materials and technologies for the global automotive industry. The company’s products cover approximately 99 percent of the automotive sector for brake-hose assemblies, power-steering hose assemblies and transfer-hose assemblies.