AutoZone, Inc. is an American retailer of aftermarket automotive parts and accessories. It’s the largest retailer of aftermarket automotive parts in the United States. The company was founded in 1979 and has over 6,000 stores across the United States, Mexico, and Brazil. The company is headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee. AutoZone operates approximately 5,000 stores in 48 states, Mexico and Puerto Rico and accommodates close to 70,000 team members. The company’s each store offers automotive parts, accessories, batteries, and other maintenance items. Its stores also carry a product line for cars, sport utility vehicles, vans, and light trucks.
AutoZone is annually ranked among Fortune 500 companies and included in Standard and Poor’s 500 Index. The company has also received an investment grade rating of BBB from Standard and Poor’s along with a long-term rating of Baa1 from Moody’s.
- Industry: Auto Related
- Holding Company: AutoZone, Inc.
- Lease Structure: GL
- S&P Bond Rating: BBB
- Moody’s Bond Rating: Baa1
- Website: http://www.autozone.com/