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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 ...


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.


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, 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 ...


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 ...


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. ...


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 ...


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

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


Push by UPS to get USPS to raise package prices, brushed aside by U.S. Supreme Court  Logistics Management

Reports from earlier this week noted that the United States Supreme Court indicated it would not take up an appeal from UPS in which UPS wanted the Court to ...


Road Freight Transportation Market To Witness Huge Growth By 2025: UPS, FedEx Freight, Swift Transportation, Schneider National  News Tech Markets

HTF MI recently launched the Global Road Freight Transportation study with 100+ market data Tables, Pie Chat, Graphs & Figures spread through Pages and ...


Today's Pickup: Old Dominion Pledges Disaster Relief Support To Red Cross; Teen Inventors  Benzinga

Good day, Old Dominion Freight Line (NASDAQ: ODFL) has pledged $250000 to the Red Cross Disaster Relief effort and has created a web platform to channel ...


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’ domestic air volumes surged in Q1: Is this the shape of things to come?  FreightWaves

Among the numbers embedded in the UPS (NYSE:UPS) first quarter financial report card released on Thursday was one that got the attention of some industry ...


Barron's Picks And Pans: Community Health, GM, JB Hunt, Uber, UPS And More  Yahoo Finance

This weekend's Barron's cover story offers seven dividend stock picks for volatile times. Other featured articles have picks from the Sohn Conference and ...


UPS' Domestic Air Volumes Surged In Q1: Is This The Shape Of Things To Come?  Benzinga

Among the numbers embedded in the UPS (NYSE: UPS) first quarter financial report card released on Thursday was one that got the attention of some industry .


Cannabis Market A Huge Opportunity For Transportation And Logistics Industry  Benzinga

Cannabis presents a huge opportunity for transportation and logistics firms willing to navigate the chaos of an emerging market, a leading cannabis ...


'Long process' over: UPS contract with Teamsters finally takes effect  Logistics Management

After several false starts and nearly two years of negotiations and ratifications by separate Teamsters locals, a five-year contract covering about 250000 ...


BACA Grows Membership, Ups Campaign Against Illegal Charter  Aviation International News

*Fresh* campaign aims to educate travellers about the dangers of not using legitimate charter operators who comply with strict regulations.


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 ...


Four men who lost their hearing and suffered other injuries in UPS explosion file lawsuit  Lexington Herald Leader

Four men injured in an explosion at UPS Freight on Blue Sky Parkway in Lexington last year have filed a lawsuit against Praxair, the company that owned the ...


Supply Chain News: UPS Says Massive Technology and Infrastructure Investments for Parcel Delivery will Pay Off  Supply Chain Digest

UPS is being tossed by the ecommerce wave as much as any company. Mostly, it's good news, with soaring ecommerce package volumes. But there is pressure ...


E-commerce Logistics Market 2019: Growth Outlook and Opportunities By eStore Logistics, Kenco, Aramex, Deutsche Post DHL Group, FedEx, UPS, Kerry Logistic  Investor Strategy

New technologies in the e-commerce market such as Internet-of-things, unmanned aerial vehicles, automated warehouses and automated trucks speed up the ...


Stock Performance in Focus: United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS)  TRA

Every buying and selling session shows a new pattern about Geron Corporation (GERN) stock. Currently, we will focus on the following key indicators related to ...


CNG Fuels breaks ground on two food waste-based HGV fuelling stations  www.businessgreen.com

CNG Fuels has started construction work on two new biomethane fuelling stations, it announced today, as it moved forward with plans for a new fleet of ...


Europe's ride-sharing unicorns call for reform to help the sector thrive  CNBC

BlaBlaCar and Bolt's founders say the lack of a common framework on ride-sharing make it more difficult to operate across Europe.


Global Logistics Market 2019 - Analysis and Research Report by Experts  Business Gazette

Global Logistics Market report talks about current market in types of review, expectations relating quality and volume, and future forecasts to 2024.


Global Express Parcel Services Market 2019 Analysis by Top Manufacturers: A-1 Express, FedEx, Deutsche Post DHL Group, Allied Express, BDP, UPS  Market Research Gazette

The Express Parcel Services market globally is the most encouraging markets. This global market is evolving with a propelled rate and development of novel ...


The Global Wi-Fi Analytics Market 2019-2024: Acquisitions & Collaboration of Large Companies with Start-Ups are Expected Moving Forward - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Yahoo Finance

The "Wi-Fi Analytics Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecast " report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.


Loop's 'waste-free' e-commerce platform launches with P&G, Kroger, Walgreens on board  Supply Chain Dive

Loop, the "circular shopping platform" developed by recycling company TerraCycle, launched its e-commerce site Wednesday and announced Kroger and ...


10 amazing start-ups from Vancouver to watch  Siliconrepublic.com

Ranked among the top 25 tech start-up ecosystems in the world, Vancouver boasts an eclectic mix of globally focused start-ups.



United Way Awards UPS and Wells Fargo for Commitment to Philanthropy  Associated Press

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Forwarding arm revenue grows 24% for UPS in Q1  Logistics Middle East

Supply Chain and Freight produced strong profit growth in the quarter. The segment also expanded operating margins, driven by disciplined cost-management ...



Is Amazon’s Prime Air expanding European operations?  FreightWaves

Citing the German publication Deutsche Verkehrs Zeitung (DVZ), a recent Lloyd's Loading List article suggests Amazon is expanding its European air operations ...


5 Arab start-ups to follow  Kawa News

Last April, the World Economic Forum partnered with the Bahrain Economic Development Council to select the 100 Arab start-ups that are shaping the fourth ...


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.


Public transport users can finally tap their Visa contactless cards to pay for rides – here’s how to get on board  Business Insider

Commuters carrying Visa contactless cards will soon be able to use them to pay for their bus and train rides as the Land Transport Authority (LTA) rolls out its ...


UPS Begins Using Drones to Transport Medical Samples at North Carolina Hospitals  Fortune

UPS and Matternet began using drones to transport medical specimens and blood samples between hospitals at North Carolina's WakeMed.


Amazon Air pilots are picketing the company's annual shareholder meeting as they fight for better pay  Business Insider

Pilots for three airlines that operate much of Amazon's Air delivery *service* are set to picket Amazon's annual meeting on Wednesday. The group says the ...


UPS diverts largest freighter to Al Maktoum during DXB runway work  Logistics Middle East

In anticipation of the 45-day long renovation of the southern runway at Dubai International (DXB), UPS has been hard at work to ensure a smooth contingency ...


UPS Warns Freight Customers as Possible Strike Looms  Transport Topics Online

UPS to Wind Down Freight Pickups With Strike Looming.


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.


Global UPS Services Market Insights,Forecast to 2025  Cryptocurrency News

In this report, the Global UPS Services Market Insights,Forecast to 2025 market is valued at USD XX million in 2017 and is expected to reach USD XX million by ...


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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...


Embattled buses - the ups and downs of an election staple  BBC News

The arrival of Change UK's battle bus on the European election trail has attracted a flurry of comment - and quite a bit of scorn - on social media. Critics have ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 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 ...


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 ...


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 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 Hiring 100000 for Holiday Shipping Season  Transport Topics Online

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


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 ...


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.


Darryl & Glorylan Ewing: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know  Heavy.com

Since both of their Facebook pages are public, recent vacation photos of Jacksonville, Florida child care center owners Darryl and Glorylan Ewing are filling up ...


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 ...


Rear-ending on State Highway 1 leads to traffic hold-ups  Stuff.co.nz

A nose-to-tail crash on State Highway One near Karapiro, south of Cambridge, has led to one person being taken to hospital with serious injuries. The accident ...


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 Is Now Using Drones to Deliver Blood to a Hospital  Futurism

UPS has launched a drone delivery *service* to transport blood and other medical samples across WakeMed Raleigh's medical campus in North Carolina.


Amazon’s Pitch to Woo Shippers: Fewer Fees Than FedEx, UPS  The Wall Street Journal

Amazon.com Inc., AMZN 0.12% which is rolling out its own delivery network, is trying to poach shippers from FedEx Corp. and United Parcel *Service* Inc. UPS ...


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, 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, 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, Thor to Partner on Battery-Electric Class 6 Delivery Truck  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. has announced a collaboration with Los Angeles-based Thor Trucks on a battery-powered, Class 6 delivery truck that can drive approximately 100 ...


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 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 ...


Union Touts Tentative UPS Deal  Transport Topics Online

Negotiations were scheduled to resume between UPS Inc. and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters after they reached a tentative five-year labor ...


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.


Amazon Gives FedEx and UPS More Reasons to Worry  Bloomberg

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


Paccar Reaches Milestone With MX Engine  Transport Topics Online

Paccar Inc.'s engine plant in Columbus, Miss., reached a milestone recently by producing its 200,000th MX engine for the North American market. Paccar MX-13 ...


Transportation enables Loop's circularity  Packaging World

A collaboration between UPS and TerraCycle results in the creation of a reusable shipper, the Loop Tote, optimized to flow smoothly through UPS's...


UPS to wind down LTL business until outcome of contract vote decided  FreightWaves

UPS will clean out LTL pipeline before Teamster contract votes are counted.


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 and FedEx plunge on Amazon Air fears  CNN

Forget about drones and armies of people driving Amazon trucks. One big Wall Street firm thinks Amazon's plan to build up its air freight delivery *service* may be ...


Proposed UPS-Teamsters Pact Reveals Expanded Driver Operations  Transport Topics Online

Details of a tentative new labor deal between UPS Inc. and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters have begun to emerge, including specifics on expansion ...


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 Reaches Tentative Agreement With Airline Mechanics  Transport Topics Online

Local union leaders with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters which represents UPS Inc. and UPS freight workers approved on Aug. 9 two separate ...


UPS tests tricycles with extra oomph in Seattle  The Seattle Times

The pilot project, an attempt to make downtown deliveries more efficient, will start in the Pike Place Market neighborhood and, if successful, could expand ...


Amazon, FedEx, UPS Could Gain from Trump Threat to Leave Postal Union  Transport Topics Online

U.S. e-commerce companies including Amazon.com and shippers such as FedEx Corp. and UPS Inc. stand to gain from the Trump administration's move Oct. 17 ...


FedEx and UPS Could Lose Billions as Amazon Air Expands  The Motley Fool

Amazon has been good for their business, but it's also pushed both to their limits.


UPS Won't Go  Power Line

American liberals aspire to be Sweden, so conditions in that country are perennially of interest here and elsewhere in the West. Sweden is actually less liberal ...


UPS Begins Smart-Access Delivery in New York City  Transport Topics Online

Your packages are here, and you're not. It's all right — they'll just let themselves in. UPS Inc. has begun a pilot program with the smart-access provider Latch to ...


UPS’s Christmas Wish: A Delivery Surge It Can Handle  The Wall Street Journal

United Parcel *Service* Inc. UPS -1.71% is hoping that billions of dollars in system improvements this year will help it avoid shipping problems during the online ...


Women in Trucking Association receives more than $30,000 in donations from UPS, Ryder  FreightWaves

The Women in Trucking Association (WIT) received more than $30000 in donations during its 10th annual Salute to Women Behind the Wheel ceremony.


Dow transports suffer biggest-ever point drop, led FedEx and UPS stock selloffs  MarketWatch

The Dow Jones Transportation Average tumbles to its biggest-ever point drop, fueled by growing fears of an economic slowdown.


UPS could see its worst December on record. Buy these two transport stocks instead, says strategist  CNBC

The Dow Jones Transportation Average fell again on Monday, but one top strategist says there are compelling buys within the space.


Amazon is delivering packages out of 'carnival' tents in a mad race to catch up to UPS and FedEx  Business Insider

The tents take a couple weeks to build, allowing Amazon to launch rapidly in areas where it wants to expand its delivery network.


UPS launching drone delivery of medical samples with WakeMed  FierceHealthcare

The numerous planned daily revenue flights of the drone-based transport system will allow medical professionals to secure drone containers with medical ...


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.


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