Five Star Manufacturing
Five Star Manufacturing Company, headquartered in Springfield, TN, is a leading manufacturer of cold weather starting aids for the automotive, trucking and heavy equipment aftermarket industry. Under its Kat's Heaters brand of products, the Company offers frost plug heaters, lower radiator hose heaters, diesel heaters, external tank heaters, magnetic heaters and numerous other cold weather heaters. In addition, under its SmartParts family of products, Five Star offers various grades of preformed, flat band and U bolt exhaust clamps geared for the heavy duty equipment market. River Capital and Management acquired Five Star in 2011.