Lund International designs, manufactures and markets branded automotive accessories primarily for light trucks, heavy trucks, sport utility vehicles (SUVs), crossover utility vehicles, vans and passenger cars.
Founded in 1965, and with roots dating back to the 1920s, Lund International started in Anoka, Minnesota with one mission in mind. That mission is to lead the industry in meeting customer needs for innovative automotive accessories and with ease when it came to doing business. Lund International is now one of world’s leading automotive accessories providers offering highly functional, protective and stylish products from the industry’s most recognized brand names including: AMP Research, AVS, Belmor, Bushwacker, LUND, Rampage Products, RoadWorks Manufacturing, Roll-N-Lock, Stampede Automotive Accessories and Tonno Pro. These brands continually set industry standards for design, engineering and innovation. As we move on in this article we will cover these brands individually.
In 2019, Lund International joined forces with truck accessory leader Truck Hero Inc., thus forming an automotive alliance unlike any other in the industry. With a combined catalog of products that cater to virtually any application and the collective engineering resources needed to drive further innovation, this alliance creates a more well-rounded organization overall, one fully committed to meeting the needs of consumers head-on.
The inventor of the electric running board and bed extender categories, AMP Research® is a U.S. manufacturer of aftermarket and OE automotive accessories for trucks, Jeeps, SUVs, and Vans. The company specializes in quality products utilizing ISO/TS standards with on-site design and tooling resources. The AMP Research motto, “Innovation In Motion” captures the groundbreaking mix of breakthrough products the company has brought to the market. Current products include: PowerStep™, PowerStep XL™, BedStep™, BedStep2™, and BedXtender HD™.
In 1935, Auto Ventshade® invented the Ventshade® – a device originally mounted above automobile windows to keep rain out while letting fresh air in. This gave rise to the invention of Ventvisor® and the side window deflector category. Auto Ventshade is a U.S. manufacturer of aftermarket and OE automotive accessories. AVS specializes in quality products utilizing TS standards with on-site design and tooling resources. Known for providing style, protection, and comfort, Auto Ventshade manufactures other high-quality automotive accessories including Bugflector II® and Aeroskin® hood protectors, light covers, moonroof deflectors, and more.
BELMOR® is a leading provider of heavy and medium duty truck accessories, supplying major original equipment manufacturers and dealers high quality class 4 through 8 accessories since 1921. Belmor’s extensive product assortment includes Aeroshield II and other hood shields, Ventvisor® side window deflectors, bug screens, winterfronts, storage boxes, tank covers, and cargo management solutions. The products are designed to provide comfort to the driver, and protection and storage to the trucks.
Bushwacker: The Original
The innovator and creator of the fender flare category, Bushwacker® is a U.S. manufacturer of aftermarket and OE automotive accessories. The company specializes in quality products for trucks, SUVs, and Jeeps, utilizing ISO/TS standards with on-site design and tooling resources. Products include fender flares, bedrail caps, tailgate caps, and body cladding. Bushwacker is backed by more than 50 years of innovation and industry-leading customer service.
LUND: Premium Style. Lasting Performance.
LUND is the first automotive accessory manufacturer to develop and offer comprehensive packages to customize and personalize trucks. An American-based company, and the creator of the wrap hood shield category through the invention of the Interceptor® hood shield, LUND® designs and manufactures the most stylish, high performance, and premium automotive accessories for trucks, SUVs, and vans. Product categories include: Interceptor® hood protectors, nerf bars, running boards, tonneau covers, exterior accessories, storage and tool boxes, cargo management solutions, and bed accessories.
Built for the trail, ready for the road, Rampage Products is the leader of premium parts and accessories in the specialty Jeep market. A skilled team of Jeep enthusiasts invents, designs, and uses the product innovations you see on roads and trails every day. After the pavement ends, there’s a two-track or a mountain trail that’s still out there to take on and conquer…adventure fearlessly with Rampage Products.
RoadWorks began business on April 15, 1994 with three employees and a good idea; to design and manufacture new and innovative aftermarket semi-truck accessories in the United States of America and to deliver them to the global marketplace on a timely basis. Since that humble beginning, RoadWorks has met and exceeded that goal and continues its commitment to serve the needs of the drivers everywhere through its large and diverse catalog of aftermarket accessories.
Roll-N-Lock Corporation has long been the industry leader in retractable tonneau cover technology and product innovations within this field. It is this vision, coupled with a continuing commitment to quality, that has made Roll-N-Lock the fastest growing producer of retractable truck bed covers in the world. Roll-N-Lock, a U.S. manufacturer of aftermarket and OE automotive accessories, currently manufactures a range of tonneau covers and cargo management products that are unrivalled in their reliability, security, and versatility. Roll-N-Lock’s quality management principles comply with ISO standards; truck owners everywhere associate the Roll-N-Lock name with quality.
Stampede Automotive Accessories
A U.S. manufacturer of aftermarket accessories for trucks, Stampede offers a full line of rugged and value-conscious products that protect and personalize your vehicle. Products include side window deflectors, hood shields, fender flares, bedrail caps, tonneau covers, and mud flaps. Available in a variety of camouflage patterns and specialty finishes, Stampede Products protect your truck and transform it into what you want it to be.
Born of necessity to satisfy consumer demand for an affordable, yet high quality tonneau cover, U.S. based Tonno Pro™ designs and engineers innovative truck bed covers. Their unmatched quality, versatility, and ease of installation, has made Tonno Pro a leading tonneau cover brand.
Now that we know all about LUND international, stay tuned for a future article covering several of their best selling products. In the meantime, check out their catalog here.