AutoZone Announces Organizational Change

AutoZone Announces Organizational Change

MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 1, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO)
today announced that Albert "Al" Saltiel has joined the company as Senior Vice
President, Marketing, Customer Satisfaction.Saltiel comes to AutoZone from
Navistar International Corporation where he was Chief Marketing Officer and a
key member of the leadership team.Saltiel has also been with Sony
Electronics as General Manager, Marketing, and FordMotor Company where he
held multiple marketing roles.

Saltiel will report to Bill Rhodes, Chairman, President & CEO, Customer

"Al has spent many years working in both business to business and business to
consumer environments," said Rhodes. "His experiences at Navistar, Sony and
Ford are well suited for this position and we are excited to welcome Al to

About AutoZone:

As of February 9, 2013, AutoZone sells auto and light truck parts, chemicals
and accessories through 4,735 AutoZone stores in 49 U.S. states plus the
District of Columbia and Puerto Rico and 334 stores in Mexico and one store in
Brazil for a total store count of 5,070.

AutoZone is the leading retailer and a leading distributor of automotive
replacement parts and accessories in the United States. Each store carries an
extensive product line for cars, sport utility vehicles, vans and light
trucks, including new and remanufactured automotive hard parts, maintenance
items, accessories, and non-automotive products.Many stores also have a
commercial sales program that provides commercial credit and prompt delivery
of parts and other products to local, regional and national repair garages,
dealers, service stations, and public sector accounts.AutoZone also sells the
ALLDATA brand diagnostic and repair software through
Additionally, we sell automotive hard parts, maintenance items, accessories,
non-automotive products and subscriptions to the ALLDATAdiy product through, and our commercial customers can make purchases through AutoZone does not derive revenue from automotive repair
or installation.

CONTACT: Media: Ray Pohlman, 866-966-3017,
         Financial: Brian Campbell, 901 495-7005,

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