Dorman Products Wins AutoZone Vendor Of The Year Award

Dorman Products Wins AutoZone Vendor Of The Year Award

Dorman received the special recognition on July 21 during AutoZone's virtual Vendor Summit.

Dorman Products, Inc. has been recognized as AutoZone’s 2020 Vendor of the Year, in acknowledgement of Dorman’s commitment to AutoZone’s customers and business.

“This award is a great honor that reflects the dedication to delivering customer value that is a core part of our culture here at Dorman,” said Dorman President and CEO Kevin Olsen. “We are very proud of our partnership with AutoZone, our efforts to reimagine premium grade product lines, and our collaborative approach to bringing new solutions to the automotive aftermarket.”

Dorman received the special recognition on July 21 during AutoZone’s virtual Vendor Summit and was praised as a “partner in every way from category management and branding to innovation, stepping up to transform key product lines into best-in-class categories.”

“Our 2020 Vendor of the Year, Dorman Products, and our Vendor Summit award winners make tremendous contributions to AutoZone’s success,” said Bill Hackney, senior VP, merchandising, customer satisfaction. “These suppliers collaborate, innovate and most importantly, help us meet customers’ needs. We celebrate their accomplishments and thank all of our suppliers for their support for and commitment to our customers and to AutoZone.”

Dorman Products, Inc.
Contact: Lee Procida
Colmar, Pennsylvania

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