ATLANTA, Aug. 7, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The UPS ® (NYSE: UPS) Board of Directors todaydeclared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.67 per share on alloutstanding Class A and Class B shares. The dividend is payable September 3, 2014, to shareowners ofrecord on August 18, 2014. Earlier this year, the UPS Board increased the regular quarterlydividend by 8.1% to the current level of $0.67 per share. Thecompany has either increased or maintained its dividend every yearfor more than 45 years. UPS routinely posts investor announcements on its web site-- www.investors.ups.com-- and encourages those interested in the company to check therefrequently. About UPS UPS (NYSE:UPS) is a global leader in logistics, offering a broadrange of solutions for the transportation of packages and freight,including innovative delivery options for the global consumermarket; the facilitation of international trade, and the deploymentof advanced technology to more efficiently manage the world ofbusiness. Headquartered in Atlanta, UPS serves more than 220countries and territories worldwide. The company can be foundon the Web at ups.com ® and its corporate blog can befound at blog.ups.com. To get UPS news direct, visit pressroom.ups.com/RSS. # # # Except for historical information contained herein, thestatements made in this release constitute forward-lookingstatements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Actof 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.Such forward-looking statements, including statements regarding theintent, belief or current expectations of UPS and its managementregarding the company's strategic directions, prospects and futureresults, involve certain risks and uncertainties. Certainfactors may cause actual results to differ materially from thosecontained in the forward-looking statements, including economic andother conditions in the markets in which we operate, ourcompetitive environment, increased security requirements,negotiation and ratification of labor contracts, strikes, workstoppages and slowdowns, changes in energy prices, governmentalregulations and other risks discussed in the company's Form 10-Kand other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission,which discussions are incorporated herein by reference.
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