Founded in 1883, Leggett & Platt Incorporated. is an international diversified manufacturer and a member of the Standard & Poor's 500 (S&P 500) index. The company designs and produces a broad variety of engineered components, as well as products used in homes, offices and automobiles. It is one of the leading independent manufacturers of components for residential furniture, bedding, office furniture, drawn steel wire, automotive seat support, lumbar systems, carpet underlay, power foundations and bedding industry machinery in the United States. The company encompasses over 19 business units and more than 140 manufacturing facilities located in 18 countries. Leggett & Platt Incorporated. serves a broad range of customers, including manufacturers and retailers in United States.