AutoZone held its annual Vendor Partner Summit on Tuesday, June 7, 2022, marking AutoZone’s first in-person supplier meeting since June 2019. During the Vendor Awards banquet, a total of 16 awards were presented to the suppliers, with Standard Motor Products receiving the 2022 Extra Miler award for Excellence in Supply Chain.
In presenting the award, Cody Hicks, AutoZone’s Merchandise Director of Tune Up and Fuel Customer Satisfaction, said, “We recognize the continuing success this next vendor partner has had. We are proud to partner with them as they continue to embrace challenges; they are unfazed by obstacles and they support AutoZone at all levels. Please join me in congratulating Standard Motor Products in receiving this FY22 Excellence in Supply Chain.”
Since 2019, SMP has grown its business with AutoZone by over 44%.
Thank you to everyone at SMP that works hard every day, so SMP can be recognized as the “best” in the industry by our customers.