Northeast Logistics Center Underscores UPS Commitment to Aerospace Industry

ATLANTA, June 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UPS® (NYSE:UPS), a leading global logistics provider, issued the following statement regarding its opening of Pratt & Whitney's Northeast Logistics Center (NELC) in Londonderry, New Hampshire. Pratt & Whitney is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX).

"The aerospace industry is very important to UPS. We collaborate with aerospace companies of all sizes and offer specialized services that provide them with competitive advantages," said Stan Deans, UPS President of Global Logistics and Distribution. "Our work with Pratt & Whitney exemplifies our commitment to the industry. The NELC is a wonderful achievement for both of our companies. This is an opportunity for us to do what we each do best: UPS providing top-quality supply chain and logistics services, while Pratt & Whitney focuses on manufacturing its game-changing engines."

For more information see Pratt & Whitney's press release.

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Source: UPS