AutoZone named a defendant in asbestos suits


MEMPHIS, Tenn., Nov 26 (Reuters) - AutoZone Inc. , the largest U.S. automotive parts retailer, on Tuesday said it has been named as a defendant in asbestos lawsuits involving the sale of brake parts. AutoZone said it was named as a defendant along with numerous other companies in an "insignificant" number of lawsuits. The retailer said it has never manufactured or installed brake products and does not believe it has material liability in the cases. The company, which sells auto and light ...

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