The ultimate in style, comfort and safety from the number one automotive seat supplier

As the technology and innovation leader, Johnson Controls produces superior automotive seats that enhance any vehicle brand.

Johnson Controls is the world’s leading supplier of automotive seat foam, metal structures and mechanisms, trim, fabric and complete seat systems. In fact, we have supplied OEMs worldwide for more than 80 years with smart automotive seat systems that differentiate vehicles and offer what consumers want most — comfort, safety and style.


Our customers benefit from the fact that we are a full-service design, engineering and manufacturing organization with the expertise and capabilities to bring innovative, stylish and highly functional automotive seats from concept to completion. Johnson Controls creates synergies and efficiencies by having these capabilities in-house so that we can offer you enhanced quality as well as reduced costs, complexity and time to market.


  • Technology leadership
    Our innovative materials, structures, designs and processes for automotive seats enhance performance and reduce mass to help manufacturers differentiate from the competition and bring distinctive vehicles to market.
  • Total automotive seating and interior capabilities
    Our expertise extends to the entire automotive interior. We apply that expertise to produce automotive seat systems that integrate seamlessly with the interior to improve the user experience and vehicle appeal.
  • Enhanced capabilities from product development to production
    We conduct extensive research to help OEMs understand and deliver what consumers want most – especially comfort, which is a key factor in the vehicle purchase decision. ComfortLab®, our global laboratory network, software tools and seating comfort expertise provide insights into differing regional and global comfort expectations which ultimately guide our seat design. Our industrial design teams optimize the aesthetics, ergonomics and functionality of those designs, which we benchmark, simulate and prototype to ensure optimum performance. Precision production processes and meticulous craftsmanship turn designs into automotive seat systems that excel in comfort, style, and safety.
  • Strong global presence
    With over 200 plants, R&D centers and other facilities worldwide, we deliver on-time, to customers across the globe, so they can launch quality products on schedule.
  • Strength and stability
    With the resources to continually invest in new technologies, we are able to bring customers the latest advances in automotive seating. Customers know they can count on us to be there whenever and wherever they need us.


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