Alfred Heim
Published On: Tue, Apr 8th, 2014

UAP Inc. Presentation of Eastern Ontario Developement Fund Support in South Stormont Ontario – April 8, 2014


South Stormont – South Stormont Mayor Bryan McGillis was on hand for an event celebrating support from the Ontario Government via the Eastern Ontario Development Fund.

UAP Inc. recieved $324,463 to help set up their new logistics centre which has created 38 jobs in South Stormont!

UAP Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company and a Canadian leader in the distribution and merchandising of automotive parts and replacement accessories for cars, trucks and heavy vehicles. The new logistics centre will help the company increase its distribution while modernizing its warehouse management system.

” We are very pleased with the opening of this new logistics centre, which will contribute to strengthen our extensive distribution network. We are grateful to the Ontario government, and the support of the Eastern Ontario Development Fund in this endeavour. This new facility will generate profound, long-lasting positive impacts on UAP’s growth and future.”

– Robert Hattam

President and CEO, UAP Inc

To find out more about economic development opportunities in South Stormont please click the link to go to the Township’s Website.

Photo left to right: Bryan McGillis, Mayor, Township of South Stormont, Wayne Doucet, General Manager, NAPA Redistribution Centre. Dr. Eric Hoskins, Minister of Economic Development, Mike Miron, VP Distribution and Logistics, UAP