SOURCE: United Plastics Group, Inc.

April 22, 2005 16:50 ET

United Plastics Group, Inc. Announces El Paso Plant Closure

WESTMONT, IL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 22, 2005 -- United Plastics Group, Inc. announced today that it will close its El Paso, Texas, molding facility effective June 30, 2005.

Chief Operating Officer Richard Harris said, "The closure of our El Paso facility is consistent with our strategic plans. UPG will continue to service our customers' long-term needs in one of our other worldwide locations. We are diligently working with the El Paso customers to execute a smooth and efficient transfer of business."

The El Paso facility employs 90 people in the greater El Paso area.

United Plastics Group, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of high-quality, low-cost injection-molded products and services worldwide. United Plastics Group, Inc. is a portfolio company of Aurora Capital Group, a Los Angeles-based private investment firm.

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United Plastics Group, Inc.
900 Oakmont Lane, Suite 100
Westmont, Illinois 60559

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