Sears Manufacturing designs and manufactures suspension and non-suspension seating for agricultural, construction and industrial equipment. Its products include seats designed for tractors, combines, excavators, loaders, graders and forklifts. The company also offers a line of tractor-trailer seats, which it sells under the Atlas brand name. Sears Manufacturing is a supplier for John Deere, CNH, Caterpillar, Hyster, Yale, Freightliner, Bobcat and other companies in the agriculture, construction and industrial markets. Its products are available via independent distributors and retailers throughout the world. Sears Manufacturing was founded in 1855 as a manufacturer of harnesses, saddles, bridles and other leather goods. It has headquarters in Davenport, Iowa.