Kaman Industrial Technologies Named a Berry Plastics Corporation "Supplier of the Year"

April 14, 2013

BLOOMFIELD, Connecticut (April 15, 2013) - (NYSE:KAMN) Kaman Industrial Technologies announced today that it was named "Supplier of the Year" in the MRO category by Berry Plastics for 2012. The selection criteria for the award included quality, delivery, pricing/economics, technology/technical support and customer service.
 
Kaman provides a variety of products and services to Berry Plastics' manufacturing facilities located throughout North America. This is the first time Kaman has received this distinction from Berry Plastics.
 
"Kaman is extremely proud and honored by this award from Berry Plastics. Our success in attaining this award is a result of the performance of each Kaman associate involved in servicing these Berry plant locations, including our account managers, customer service teams, warehouse teams and support teams," said Tom Weihsmann, Senior Vice President & General Manager, Kaman Industrial Technologies. "We look forward to expanding and strengthening our partnership with this fine organization."

Kaman Industrial Technologies Corporation
 Kaman Industrial Technologies (KIT) Corporation is the distribution segment of Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN). KIT is a distributor and service provider to North American industry from more than 200 customer service locations including 19 fabrication and assembly shops and 5 distribution centers in three business platforms: Bearings and Power Transmission, Electrical, Automation and Control and Fluid Power. The company provides a commitment of technological leadership and value-added services to industry. Its core business lies in the supply and application of standard components, in addition to offering customers single-source responsibility and accountability for each product line. Kaman Corporation, founded in 1945 by aviation pioneer Charles H. Kaman, and headquartered in Bloomfield, Connecticut also conducts business in the aerospace market. More information is available at www.kaman.com.

Kaman Industrial Technologies Corporation
Arti Patel
Senior Manager, Marketing Communications
Kaman Industrial Technologies Corporation
(860) 687-5177
arti.patel@kaman.com