April 20, 2022

TYPE S (a division of Horizon Brands, LLC) has been awarded AutoZone’s ‘WITTDTJR’ award during the 2021 AutoZone Vendor Summit. The ‘Whatever It Takes To Get The Job Done Right’ accolade is awarded to manufacturer partners who take their commitment to the relationship with AutoZone to the next level through advertising, sponsorships, in-stock dedication and innovation.

Team RTR at a recent TYPS S AutoZone activation in New Jersey

In fiscal year 2019 and 2020, TYPE S made a commitment to bring AutoZone market-leading innovation and advertising to broaden the customer base and further reach the enthusiast demographic. The result of these investments, as well as new designs and partnerships with industry-leading professionals such as Formula DRIFT and Vaughn Gittin Jr., have amounted to growth in the millions in 2021.

“We are honored to be recognized by AutoZone in this way. It proves that collaboration and hard work can drive amazing sales results. We are honored to be a trusted partner of AutoZone. Special thanks for our category merchandising teams at AutoZone, Team RTR and the Formula Drift team for collaborating to create excitement and innovation in the LED lighting category,” mentioned Dan Sheehan, Chief Sales Officer for Horizon Brands, LLC.

Horizon Brands, LLC and AutoZone have been working together since 2003.

Vaughn Gittin Jr. walks the lot after laying down some fresh donuts for a crowd of 300+ at a recent TYPE S AutoZone activation in New Jersey

ABOUT AutoZone: For more than 37 years, AutoZone has been committed to providing the best parts, prices and customer service in the automotive aftermarket industry. AutoZone has a rich culture and history of going the Extra Mile for their customers and their community. Today, AutoZone is the leading retailer and a leading distributor of automotive replacement parts and accessories in the U.S.

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ABOUT TYPE S: TYPE S is a leading automotive aftermarket accessories manufacturer based in Costa Mesa, CA. With more than two decades of manufacturing and retail distribution experience, TYPE S specializes in innovating vehicle lighting, electronics, power products and soft goods.