Horry County to Benefit from UPS Expansion in North Myrtle Beach
The Myrtle Beach Regional Economic Development Corporation confirmed United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) the world’s largest package delivery company and a leading global provider of specialized transportation and logistics services, is planning to expand operations in Horry County. The proposed project will create more than 50 new jobs over the next five years.
Already a partner in the local community, UPS plans to construct the new package delivery center off of Water Tower Road in North Myrtle Beach. The facility will significantly increase UPS’s delivery fleet serving Horry County, one of the fastest growing regions in the United States. Operations are expected to be online in the latter part of 2020. UPS will also maintain the current package delivery center in Myrtle Beach.
UPS is a global leader in logistics, offering a broad range of solutions including transporting packages and freight; facilitating international trade, and deploying advanced technology to more efficiently manage the world of business. Headquartered in Atlanta, UPS serves more than 220 countries and territories worldwide. UPS employ more than 5,700 people across South Carolina.