NGK Spark Plugs (U.S.A), Inc. - Headquarters

Wixom, MI

NGK Spark Plugs (U.S.A.), Inc. is the largest OE supplier and manufacturer of spark plugs, oxygen sensors and wideband sensors for domestic and import vehicles in North America. With over 50 years of automotive expertise, NGK’s family of automotive brands, NGK Spark Plugs, NTK and WVE™, are driven by extreme dedication to innovation, performance and quality. For decades, NGK application engineers in Wixom, Michigan have collaborated with auto manufacturers to provide technologies fit for the vehicles of the future.


For more information about NGK Spark Plugs products, please visit ngksparkplugs.com

For more information about NTK technical sensors, please visit ntksensors.com



Fond du Lac, WI - Electronics

Facilities in Fond du Lac, WI

In 1983, WVE™ constructed a 21st-century electronics facility in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Due to the large growth in both Aftermarket and O.E. business, enhancements to this building took place in 1995 and 1997. As a result of the technology and robotics utilized, even the largest automobile makers rival this facility. Shipments from this facility support the automotive industry in North America, South America, and Australia. This facility was QS 9000 certified in 1996, ISO 14001 certified in 2003, and ISO/TS 16949 certified in 2005. A highly skilled workforce, combined with advanced technical capabilities, allow this facility to produce leading products with unsurpassed quality.

Centerville, IA - Distribution

Distribution Center in Centerville, IA

Distribution is a key to the success of our business. In 1986, WVE™ built a state-of-the-art, centrally located, two-hundred-thousand square-foot distribution complex in Centerville, Iowa. This facility features its own proprietary packaging lines, an extremely detailed managing system and real-time inventory control that is directly linked to headquarters in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Packaging is printed using cutting-edge technology. One hundred percent scanning ensures bar-codes are scan ready and reliable when you receive them. Wire-guided vehicles stock and pick orders from a line with more than 33,000 part numbers in our system and is continually growing. In addition to being ISO 14001 certified, we received the 2004 Iowa Recycling Award for Excellence. This award recognizes companies’ solid waste handling and recycling practices. We were just one of eight Iowa businesses receiving this honor. Our promise is to deliver the parts you need, as you need them, and as always, on time.