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UPS’ Marken consolidates European presence by acquiring three companies  FreightWaves

Marken, a wholly-owned subsidiary of UPS, announced on July 15 that it had acquired three European companies headquartered in Austria, Hungary and Italy ...


FedEx still No. 1 among cargo airlines while UPS falls, industry report says  The Commercial Appeal

FedEx is still the top cargo airliner, while rival UPS dropped a notch, per a new report. Two airlines flying for Amazon Air also made the rankings.


UPS Seeks FMCSA Exemption From 2020 Driving Instructor Requirements  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] UPS Inc. has requested an exemption from a federal regulatory requirement that its driver training ...


Talent Wanted: Truck Technicians  Transport Topics Online

Trucking companies are pulling out all the stops to find, recruit, educate, train, develop and recognize the next generation of commercial vehicle technicians.


German company ups stake in busy Lima airport  Latin Lawyer

German transport company Fraport has hired Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru) to increase its majority stake in the concessionaire operating ...


United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) - Survey Finds Asia-Pacific B2B Buyers Prize "Offline" Relationships As Much As E-Commerce  Benzinga

A survey of 600 industrial buyers in three Asia-Pacific countries found that buyers rely as much on traditional forms of procurement channels as they do on ...


Machines, Software May Be Best Bet to Conquer Final Mile, Experts Say  Transport Topics Online

More than five years after a Christmas season in which UPS Inc. and Amazon.com offered refunds for late shipments, final-mile delivery still has plenty of kinks.


Despite talk of budding rivalry, Amazon and UPS may find they’re stuck with each other  FreightWaves

Will UPS take a harder pricing line on Amazon now that FedEx is gone from the air express picture?


China's first rules boost rocket start-ups  Quartz

China and the United States both see a well-regulated private rocket industry as a key national security advantage. “The next great power conflict will be won by ...


Drone Delivery Service in US Greenlighted by FAA  DARKDaily.com - Laboratory News

Wing Aviation, a subsidiary of Alphabet, Google's parent company, received FAA Air Carrier Certification to operate a drone delivery *service* in the US.


UPS pledges to rebuild Lidgerwood Building's iconic façade  Brooklyn Daily Eagle

In a dramatic about-face, UPS has decided to rebuild the section of the Lidgerwood Building's iconic south façade that it tore down in May and restore or ...


Road Freight Transportation Market Regional Analysis and Business Development Strategy from 2019-2025 | UPS, FedEx Freight, JB Hunt Transport Services  Daily Research Chronicle

The report examines the global Road Freight Transportation market keeping in mind this the expansion & development, trade chain, import & export data of ...


Is FedEx Ground taking a UPS approach? Lower cost a priority for executives  The Commercial Appeal

FedEx eyeing a lower-cost Ground model with higher volume is more in line with what shipping rival UPS does, a former FedEx employee said.


Strong commitment to efficiency, productivity makes UPS a “Shipper of Choice”  FreightWaves

Global shipping and logistics giant UPS said it collaborates directly with its customers to reduce wait times at docks to increase efficiency and productivity and ...


Bradley Airport breaks ground on transportation center | Business  Journal Inquirer

WINDSOR LOCKS — Bradley International Airport broke ground Thursday on a $210 million ground transportation facility expected to make long and ...


Impacts Of Weather On The Transportation Of Goods And Packages  Forbes

Global weather patterns can cause ripple effects in the way objects are transported between countries, and the amount of time it takes to transport the goods and ...


Freight Trucking Market 2019 – Cargo Carriers, UPS, FedEx, Ceva Holdings, Tuma Transport  A Technology Market

The Global Freight Trucking Market Report 2019-2025 includes a comprehensive analysis of the present Freight Trucking Market. It specifies the Freight ...


Last Mile Delivery Market Size | Industry Report, 2025| UPS Supply Chain Solutions, DHL Supply Chain & Global Forwarding, FedEx  Top News Desk

Los Angeles, United State, July 19, 2019, – The global Last Mile Delivery market is carefully researched in the report while largely concentrating on top players ...


Parcel Services Market to witness Massive Growth| FedEx, UPS, A-1 Express, BDP  Global Industry Insight

A new research study from HTF MI with title Global Parcel Services Market Size, Status and Forecast 2019-2025 provides an in-depth assessment of the Parcel ...


Heartland Express Reports Strong 2Q Earnings  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] Heartland Express Inc. reported June 18 another quarter of profit improvement despite a ...


UPS Services Growing Popularity and Emerging Trends in the Market | Active Power, Eaton, Emerson Electric, Schneider Electric  MelodyReports

HTF MI Analyst have added a new research study on Title “Global UPS Services Market Size, Status and Forecast 2025” with detailed information of Product ...


E.ON ups critical infrastructure expertise with Swedish acquisition  Smart Energy

E.ON has acquired a Swedish company called Coromatic that is the Nordic region's leading provider of critical infrastructure.


Marken expands clinical trials logistics network in central and eastern Europe  DC Velocity

UPS unit acquires medical logistics firms in Italy, Austria, and Hungary.


Make in India: Indian start-ups ink MoUs to gain entry to the supply chain of Lockheed Martin  The Financial Express

The MoUs were inked at the end of three days joint Lockheed Martin and Tata Advanced Systems (TASL) third annual “Suppliers Conference” in New Delhi.


Road Freight Transportation Market Competitive Insights and Demand 2019- UPS, FedEx Freight, JB Hunt Transport Services, YRC Worldwide  Market Research Headlines

Global Road Freight Transportation Market Size, Status And Forecast 2019-2025. The report presents an in-depth assessment of the Road Freight ...


Global Express Market 2019 – Deutsche Post DHL, United Parcel Service, FedEx, TNT Express, XPO Logistics, UPS Supply Chain Solutions  Rise Media

The report attempts to offer high-quality and accurate analysis of the Global Express Market, keeping in view market forecasts, competitive intelligence, and ...


Great North Run South Shields bus plan a 'disaster'  BBC News

Stagecoach says closing the bus station would increase disruption, but Nexus says it is common sense.


UPS to transport an estimated 89 million flowers this Valentine's Day  DC Velocity

Temperature-controlled trucks, aircraft and warehouses help millions of blooms crisscross the globe this week.


Biopharmaceutical Third Party Logistics Market 2019-2024 | Increasing Necessity and Current Demands with Top Companies – DHL, Kuehne + Nagel, DB Schenker Logistics, Nippon Express, C.H. Robinson Worldwide, UPS Supply Chain Solutions  News Exterior

This research report is equipped with the information categorising for Biopharmaceutical Third Party Logistics Market by parameters such as players, brands, ...


These tech start-ups are changing what it means to farm  World Economic Forum

These four entrepreneurs are using technology to ensure there's enough food for everyone in the future.


UPS Warns Freight Customers as Possible Strike Looms  Transport Topics Online

UPS to Wind Down Freight Pickups With Strike Looming.


UPS Cites Winter Weather for 1Q Earnings Downturn  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. said difficult weather including heavy snow, extremely cold temperatures and spring flooding impacted its first-quarter 2019 earnings when the ...


Road Freight Transportation Market 2019-2025 with Growth Factors and Trends with Focusing Key players like UPS, FedEx Freight, J.B. Hunt Transport Services, YRC Worldwide, Swift Transportation, Schneider National, ArcBest, Estes Express Lines, etc  Tribaux

The global Road Freight Transportation market is comprehensively and Insightful information in the report, taking into consideration various factors such as ...


UPS's 'Next Day Air' Service Does Not Connote Air Transport  Metropolitan News-Enterprise

No liability attaches to United Parcel *Service* in charging customers extra for “Next Day Air” when packages are actually transported by truck, the Ninth U.S. ...


Gov't Slaps More Red Tape on Ride-Sharing Apps  The Chosun Ilbo

Ride-sharing start-ups will not be able to operate with hire cars any more under new regulations released by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport on ...


UPS Exceeds Expectations With Strong 4Q Earnings  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. reported fourth-quarter earnings that beat Wall Street expectations, the package delivery company reported Jan. 31.


Energy transition start-ups shake up the business world  Clean Energy Wire

Innovation took center stage at German Energy Agency's (dena) start-up competition in Berlin in April 2019. Source: dena. The shift to a low-carbon future is ...


UPS is using drones to transport medical supplies between hospitals  CNBC

UPS said Tuesday it is rolling out a new drone delivery *service* for medical samples in an effort to improve the efficiency of hospitals around the world.


Amazon is rapidly expanding its air fleet to handle more of its own shipping  CNBC

Amazon aims to compete with FedEx and UPS in the logistics and shipping industry. That's what analysts told CNBC after Amazon Air recently expanded to ...


Two Chinese self-driving start ups given go-ahead for California service  South China Morning Post

California commuters will soon be able to hail an autonomous ride powered by Chinese technology after local authorities gave the go-ahead for two start-ups ...


FedEx, UPS Strive to Automate Loading and Unloading Trucks  Transport Topics Online

As FedEx Corp. and UPS Inc. beef up automation to keep pace with surging e-commerce and a potential threat from Amazon.com, they've been stumped at a ...


UPS Purchases $18.3 Million in Property in Massachusetts  Transport Topics Online

United Parcel *Service* has purchased properties in Shrewsbury, Mass., and Grafton, Mass., for $18.3 million as it considers whether to build a $200 million ...


UPS Expects To Transport 89 Million Flowers For Valentines Day  eSellerCafe

We might be in a digital age, but, when it comes to the year's sweetest holiday, an emoji-filled text just won't do. That's why UPS is gearing up its global logistics ...


UPS Freight's Russell Atkin Eyes Second Straight Utah Grand Champion Title  Transport Topics Online

Will it be twice as nice for Russell Atkin at the Utah Trucking Driving Championships? The UPS Freight driver will be aiming for his second consecutive Tank ...


5 Indian Start-ups Spearheading the EV Sector  Entrepreneur

Here are 5 start-ups in india that are spearheading the electric vehicle sector in India.


UPS Signs Biggest Renewable Gas Deal With Clean Energy Fuels  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. has agreed to buy the equivalent of 170 million gallons of renewable natural gas from Clean Energy Fuels Corp. over the next seven years in what the ...


UPS Sees Payoff From $20 Billion Tech Bet, but Investors Remain Wary  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. is counting on algorithms you can't see to prove that investors were wrong to doubt its three-year, $20 billion technological makeover. It's all part of ...


SBC AfriTech announces continent's top tech sart-ups  ITWeb Africa

Startupbootcamp (SBC) AfriTech has announced the eleven best tech start-ups (including three from South Africa) selected to be the latest cohort in the global ...


Rwanda: JICA President Begins Three-Day Visit to Rwanda  AllAfrica.com

The President of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Shinichi Kitaoka, is in Rwanda for a three-day tour which will see him meet various officials ...


With new buses, MTC ups connectivity to South Chennai  Times of India

CHENNAI: Metropolitan Transport Corporation (MTC) has increased bus connectivity to southern suburbs with the help of new buses launched on Thursday.


Teamsters Ratify Five-Year Contract With UPS  Transport Topics Online

The International Brotherhood of Teamsters has ratified a new five-year contract with UPS Inc. for the company's estimated 255000 drivers and other employees ...


A Quick Look at the Full Truckload Transportation Market With Top Players – FedEx, JB Hunt Transport Services, Knight-Swift Transportation, Schneider National, UPS, YRC Worldwide  Market Research Updates

Full Truckload Transportation Market Industry Forecast To 2025. Research report comes up with the size of the global Full Truckload Transportation Market for ...


Excellent Growth of Road Freight Transportation Market- Comprehensive Study by Key Players: UPS, FedEx Freight, YRC Worldwide, Schneider National  Pioneer Reporter

The Global Road Freight Transportation Market study with 100+ market data Tables, Pie Chat, Graphs & Figures is now released BY HTF MI. The report presents ...


Top 100 | UPS Inc.  Transport Topics Online

UPS Package Operations (air and ground package delivery). UPS Supply Chain Solutions (transportation management, air, ocean, rail and ground freight ...


Holiday Shipping Deadlines for Amazon, USPS, UPS, FedEx  Transport Topics Online

Here are holiday shipping schedules for Amazon, FedEx, the United States Postal *Service* and UPS.


UPS CEO David Abney Earns Horatio Alger Award  Transport Topics Online

The night before he was scheduled to announce his selection as CEO of UPS a few years ago, David Abney telephoned his daughter Valerie to break the news ...


Bikes, cars and travel: The next-gen insurance start-ups that want to make life a little easier  Evening Standard

You can have insurance for almost everything and anything, and you probably should too. From pet insurance to travel, home, car, life, and even income ...


UPS Expands Keyless Apartment-Building Entry That Started in NYC  Transport Topics Online

United Parcel *Service* Inc. is expanding a keyless-entry system for package deliveries at apartment buildings after a successful test in New York and San ...


Federal Framework on Autonomous Vehicles Policy Essential, UPS Executive Says  Transport Topics Online

WASHINGTON — Nationwide policy for autonomous cars and trucks has the potential of facilitating the flow of freight while improving safety, according to a ...


European start-ups navigate long, winding road to self-driving future  The Straits Times

OXFORD (REUTERS) - Far from the sunny, wide streets of Phoenix, where Waymo's self-driving taxis ply their trade, a handful of European startups are ...


UPS, FedEx stocks drop to pace transport losers after Morgan Stanley highlights Amazon Air risk  MarketWatch

Shares of United Parcel *Service* Inc. sank 4.8% and FedEx Corp. dropped 4.7% in morning trade Tuesday, to lead all 20 of the Dow Jones Transportation...


Inxeption, UPS Unveil Platform Integration Tool to Aid Marketing, Distribution  Transport Topics Online

Technology company Inxeption Corp. and UPS Inc. announced the creation of Inxeption Zippy, a platform integration that helps businesses market and distribute ...


UPS Holiday Package Returns Hit Peak Before Year End for First Time  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. expected to handle a record 1.5 million returns Dec. 19, ahead of its usual early January peak of 1.3 million. The Atlanta-based shipping company ...


Forget UPS: Here's Who's Really at Risk as Amazon Expands Its Shipping Reach  Yahoo Finance

While much of the attention is focused on last-mile delivery, it's the companies behind the scene that are most at risk.


UPS Reports Strong Revenue Growth, Higher Profits in 3Q  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. reported strong revenue growth and higher profits in the third quarter, despite international headwinds from currency valuations, rising fuel costs and ...


Amazon makes clear it's now competing with shippers such as FedEx and UPS in its annual filing  CNBC

The new language shows how Amazon's growing shipping and delivery services are no longer just a small part of its business — and that it should be ...


Deal to benefit transport operators - Metro News  The Star Online

THE Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) is collaborating with four e-hailing companies to enable transport operators who are its members ...


What you need to know about electric scooters, how safe they are and whether they are legal in the UK  Evening Standard

They can be found all over the US, more and more cities in Europe, with sights set on the UK next. Yes, we're talking about electric scooters. The micro-mobility ...


Europe's self-driving start-ups navigate a trickier road  Taipei Times

Far from the sunny, wide streets of Phoenix, where Waymo's self-driving taxis ply their trade, a handful of European start-ups are developing driverless vehicles ...


Supreme Court Rejects UPS Appeal That Postal Service Should Raise Delivery Rates  Transport Topics Online

The U.S. Supreme Court turned away a UPS Inc. appeal that aimed to force the U.S. Postal *Service* to raise its prices for delivering packages.


Amazon Is Gearing Up to Challenge FedEx and UPS  The Motley Fool

New investments in air cargo transport companies point to development of its own third-party carrier *service*.


UPS Freight Resumes Operations After Workers Approve Contract, Avoid Strike  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters have approved a new five-year contract, averting a strike by 11600 UPS freight workers as the ...


UPS Announces Hiring Blitz for Holiday Shipping Season  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. plans to hire as many as 40,000 seasonal employees nationwide when it holds a one-day hiring blitz, the package delivery giant announced Oct. 15.


UPS Drones Are Now Moving Blood Samples Over North Carolina  WIRED

The FAA's first sanctioned, revenue-generating drone delivery *service* involves speeding up the movement of blood and tissue samples.


Collision caused major traffic tie ups in east Windsor  BlackburnNews.com

A crash in Windsor involving a transport truck and what appears to be a mobility chair snarled traffic on the east side all Friday afternoon. Eastbound lanes of ...


Nairobi to get rid of Khoja bus stage to ease traffic snarl ups  Standard Digital

City Hall will soon get rid of Khoja/Old Nation bus stage in a renewed bid to decongest the Central Business District.


UPS Freight President Rich McArdle Optimistic Infrastructure Bill Will Advance  Transport Topics Online

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump and the current divided Congress create an opportunity for advancing a long-term infrastructure policy measure in ...


UPS is shipping how many roses for Valentine's Day? (PHOTOS)  Louisville Business First

Love isn't the only thing that's in the air for Valentine's Day. United Parcel *Service* Inc. says it will ship 89 million flowers for the holiday this year. That's up from ...


UPS' New Automated Sorting Facility in Atlanta Is Up and Running  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA — UPS Inc. is looking to the future with its new Southeast Metro Automated Routing Terminal. The $400 million complex sits on 321 acres in an ...


25 Men Transporting Cattle Tied With Rope, Forced To Chant ‘Gau Mata Ki Jai’ While Doing Sit-ups in M...  News18

Over 100 MP villagers tied 25 people with a rope and paraded them through a two-km stretch to a police station for allegedly transporting cows to Maharashtra.


UPS sets new milestone in drone delivery services  Fleet Owner

UPS, well known in the U.S. for its seen-everywhere brown delivery trucks, made history on Monday with the “first Federal Aviation Administration ...


Amazon loses contract with FedEx Express as delivery competition heats up  The Verge

FedEx has decided not to renew one of its shipping contracts with Amazon amid increased competition between the two companies, according to CNBC.


UPS partners with Kentucky Organ Donor Affiliates to deliver the gift of life  WLKY Louisville

Louisville-based UPS delivered 5.2 billion packages and documents in 2018—and some of those deliveries included human organs and tissues.


UPS Stock Can Deliver With Better Margins, Analyst Says  Barron's

United Parcel *Service* stock is worthy buying because the company can deliver better margins and has stuck with too conservative guidance about its free cash ...


Free Amazon Prime One-Day Prime Shipping Shouldn’t Scare UPS and FedEx  Barron's

Amazon.com 's decision to offer one-day shipping to Prime Members, halving the current delivery time, isn't as bad for logistics giants as some analysts feared, ...


UPS, Walmart Find Electric Vehicles Offer Benefits, Opportunities  Transport Topics Online

OAKLAND, Calif. — Representatives from UPS Inc. and Walmart Inc., two of the country's largest fleets, said electric vehicles can provide environmental, ...


UPS, Teamsters Finalize New Five-Year Labor Contract  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. and an estimated 255000 members of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters are now working under a new five-year agreement that brings labor ...


Look out, UPS and FedEx? Amazon filing cites ‘intense competition’ in transportation and logistics  GeekWire

Amazon continues to pour billions into its growing shipping operations, an area where the company says it is facing “intense competition.” Amazon listed ...


UPS Chairman Talks Drones at EWC 2019  DARKDaily.com - Laboratory News

David Abney, Chairman and CEO, UPS, speaks at 2019 Executive War College on drone delivery program with Matternet transporting clinical laboratory ...


UPS stock is undervalued and a buy.  Barron's

When United Parcel *Service* went public in 1999, it came with Uber-like hype. But unlike Uber Technologies ' market debut, its initial public offering delivered in ...


UPS, Seattle to Launch eBike Downtown Delivery Program  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. and Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan announced Oct. 25 the parcel delivery company will begin a pilot project aimed at reducing congestion downtown and ...


UPS Hiring 100000 for Holiday Shipping Season  Transport Topics Online

UPS announced that it is hiring about 100000 temporary workers for the holiday shipping season.


UPS, flight dispatchers reach impasse, union says  Louisville Business First

Unionized aircraft dispatchers say they've reached an impasse in negotiations with United Parcel *Service* Inc. The two sides have been engaged in federally ...


UPS eyes in-home health services with U.S. vaccine project  Reuters

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - United Parcel *Service* Inc wants to get beyond U.S. doorsteps with a new push into healthcare.


Amazon Gives FedEx and UPS More Reasons to Worry  Bloomberg

The company's interest in transportation and logistics hints at grander ambition.


Report: UPS is in the process of entering the United States home health services market  Logistics Management

According to the report, UPS is currently preparing to test a U.S. services in which it will dispatch nurses to vaccinate adults in their homes (it was not stated what ...


UPS to increase use of RNG  DC Velocity

UPS makes largest purchase of renewable natural gas in the U.S.; will reduce greenhouse gas emissions by more than 1 million metric tons over the next seven ...


How UPS uses AI to deliver holiday gifts in the worst storms  MIT Technology Review

The delivery giant's new machine-learning app aims to reroute packages away from snow and other trouble spots in its global network.


UPS deploys resources for natural disaster aid in Midwest, East Africa: 'People are dying'  Atlanta Business Chronicle

UPS is pushing awareness for the ongoing struggles stemming from the weather-related destruction in the Midwest and East Africa.


Deadly accident fails to dent ambitions of electric scooter companies in battle to launch services on UK roads  Telegraph.co.uk

At first glance it was just another tragedy on the congested streets of South London. But the recent death of YouTube star Emily Hartridge in a collision with a ...


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