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Company Overview of J.W. Speaker Corporation

Company Overview

J.W. Speaker Corporation designs, manufactures, and assembles vehicular lighting solutions for original equipment manufacturer and aftermarket customers worldwide. It offers alarms and horns, auxiliary lights, backup lights, clearance products and markers, daytime running lights, electronics, emergency and warning products, fog lights, front position lights, headlights, interior lights, license plate lights, light bars, marine lights, rear fog lights, reflectors, stop and tail lights, turn signal lights, vehicle identification products, and work lights. The company’s products are used in agriculture, automotive, commercial truck, construction, industrial, marine, material handling, mining, m...

N120 W19434 Freistadt Road

PO Box 1011

Germantown, WI 53022

United States

Founded in 1935





Key Executives for J.W. Speaker Corporation

Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

J.W. Speaker Corporation Key Developments

J.W. Speaker Corporation Announces First Dynamically Adaptive Motorcycle Headlight for the Aftermarket

J.W. Speaker Corporation has launched the first dynamically adaptive motorcycle headlight for the aftermarket, the Model 8790 adaptive low beam LED headlight. This PAR56 (7 round) LED headlight addresses a longstanding shortcoming with motorcycle lighting at night, that is good visibility while cornering, by filling in the void of light to the left or right of the motorcycle. The unit's advanced electronics and embedded sensors calculate bank angles on a real-time basis, automatically directing a light array angling up or down in the foreground as the motorcycle leans. Additionally, the Model 8790 adaptive headlight intelligently tunes low beam and banking optics in a way that maximizes visibility in corners. As a result, J.W. Speaker has solved a fundamental problem of night-time visibility that current aftermarket and OEM motorcycle headlights are not able to address, delivering a technological breakthrough that dramatically improves operator comfort and safety. The Model 8790 adaptive headlight platform features J.W. Speaker's innovative low beam solid optic technology and ComfortLite high beam providing best-in-class foreground illumination and light above the horizon. The unit is designed as a plug & play solution for a wide range of PAR56 (7" round) motorcycle mounting buckets.

J.W. Speaker Corporation Announces New Business Arrangement with J. Fuehr GmbH

J.W. Speaker Corporation has announced a new business arrangement with J. Fuehr GmbH to establish J. Fuehr as its distribution partner and order fulfillment center for products sold into the 'industrial' aftermarket in Europe, Russia and the Middle East. J. Fuehr will operate as an extension of JWS, designated as its distribution partner for products sold to certain OEMs and into the 'industrial' aftermarket in the territories in scope. Additionally, J. Fuehr will serve as the order fulfillment center for JWS' N. American-based distributors who export industrial-related lighting products.

J.W. Speaker Corporation Announces a New Business Arrangement with Mobile Centre, Ltd. to Be Distribution Partner and Order Fulfillment Center

J.W. Speaker Corporation has announced a new business arrangement with Mobile Centre, Ltd. to establish MCL as its distribution partner and order fulfillment center for ECE-certified forward-lighting and related products sold into the "automotive" aftermarket in Europe, Russia and the Middle East. Additionally, MCL has been designated as its exclusive distributor of "J" Series Off-Road LED lighting products.

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