AutoZone, Inc. is an American retailer of aftermarket automotive parts and accessories, the largest in the United States. Founded in 1979, AutoZone has over 6,000 stores across the United States, Mexico, and Brazil. The company is based in Memphis, Tennessee. AutoZone operates approximately 5,000 stores in 48 states, Mexico and Puerto Rico while employing about 70,000 team members. Each AutoZone store offers automotive parts, accessories, batteries, and other maintenance items. Each store also carries a product line for cars, sport utility vehicles, vans, and light trucks.
AutoZone is annually ranked as a Fortune 500 company and included in Standard and Poor’s 500 Index. The company is also given in 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/