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Amazon pilot disputes could threaten plan to take down FedEx, UPS  Business Insider

Business Insider spoke with 13 pilots who work or have worked for Air Transport Services Group and Atlas Air Worldwide, where they fly or have flown planes for ...


Pilots who fly for Amazon Air earn 33% less than their colleagues at UPS and FedEx for flying the exact same planes  INSIDER

More than a dozen current and former pilots who fly for Amazon Air told Business Insider about a culture of overwork and underpay at their employers, which ...


A single inch results in an $850 shipping penalty from UPS  The Boston Globe

How could they charge me four-times as much without so much as asking me about it?” asked the sender.


Will UPS Have the Cash to Fund Its Spending Plan?  The Motley Fool

A leading credit agency is sounding alarm bells about the company's costly transformation and its plans to return cash to shareholders.


UPS Wants C-17 Property For Long Beach Regional Processing Facility  Gazette Newspapers

United Parcel *Service*, the giant package delivery company, went public Monday with its quest to purchase the Boeing C-17 property near Long Beach Airport.


UPS Integrates Blockchain Platform to Improve Merchant Supply Chains  Cointelegraph

Logistics giant UPS and e-commerce tech firm Inxeption have launched a blockchain platform aimed to improve merchant supply chains.


Leading The World: Israeli Start-Ups Developing Smart Transportation Of The Future  AftermarketNews.com (AMN)

GlobalAutoIndustry.com's latest Audio Interview, “Leading the World: Israeli Start-ups Developing Smart Transportation of the Future” features Orlie Sol Dahan, ...


Yes, Virginia, FedEx Competes With Amazon (NYSE:FDX)(NASDAQ:AMZN)(NYSE:UPS)  Benzinga

It's no secret that FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) believes that Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) doesn't hold a candle to FedEx when it comes to transport and ...


NTSB Takes Lead Investigating Crash of Amazon Air Cargo Plane  Transport Topics Online

A widebody cargo plane hauling packages for Amazon with three people aboard abruptly plunged out of the sky and slammed into a bay Feb. 23 as it was ...


Alternative Protein Start-Ups  Agriculture.com

Let's get the facts straight about livestock's carbon footprint.


FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX), United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) - For Airfreight, Digitalization Remains A Long, Hard, But Necessary Slog  Benzinga

Keynoting his group's World Cargo Symposium today in Singapore, Alexandre de Juniac, CEO and director-general of the International Air Transport ...


Wall Street analysts this week are increasingly worried about Amazon hurting the stocks they cover  CNBC

CNBC combed through Wall Street research over the last week to see what stocks are feeling the Amazon effect.


FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX), Merck & Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) - FedEx's Struggles May Be Less About Global Demand And More About 'NotPetya'  Benzinga

FedEx's struggles could have roots in the 'NotPetya' cyberattack. (Photo: Facebook/FedEx) FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and arch-rivals UPS Inc. ...


Ola cabs back on Bengaluru roads as Karnataka govt lifts ban  Livemint

Ola services were suspended by Karnataka transport dept two days back for running bike taxis without permission.Ola's licence was cancelled on grounds that it ...


Blame the government for MTR’s woes  South China Morning Post

Rail operator was forced to take on too many projects at the same time, all for the sake of political expediency; now the chicken has come home to roost.


Amazon Air Crash Comes Amid Rapid Expansion By Its Contract Carrier Atlas  Forbes

The boom in e-commerce has provided strong lift for the cargo carrier Atlas Air, one of the two contractors for Amazon.com's budding air delivery operation ...


Amazon Prime Air plane crash: Pilots admit cargo planes face 'higher levels of risk'  USA TODAY

The crash of an Amazon Prime Air cargo plane has put a spotlight on the industry and the challenges pilots of freighters encounter.


Gets Its Catalyst And Trades Up:: United Parcel Service, Inc., (NYSE: UPS), Yandex N.V., (NASDAQ: YNDX), Wayfair Inc., (NYSE: W), Air Transport Services Group, Inc., (NASDAQ: ATSG)  News Alarms

Intraday Trading of company: The Services stock (United Parcel *Service*, Inc.) closed its business at $106.86 by scoring -1.83% (Loss↓) on keep going ...


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.


UPS Warns Freight Customers as Possible Strike Looms  Transport Topics Online

UPS to Wind Down Freight Pickups With Strike Looming.


10 Start-ups at the forefront of MaaS  Fleet Europe

All eyes are on start-ups when it comes to innovation, change and disruption. This is not different for MaaS. Since MaaS is per definition a combined mobility ...


How to Get to Virginia Key and Back Again for Ultra Music Festival 2019  Miami New Times

It's the burning question at the heart of this year's edition of Ultra: How in hell will people get there?


Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA (NYSE:BUD), Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE:CODI) - Hemp Industry Outlook: Startups, Mergers And Acquisitions Abound  Benzinga

Three months since passage of the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (2018 Farm Bill), companies looking to expand their footprint in the industry have ...


What Boeing’s 737 MAX Problems Mean for Driverless Cars  Barron's

The FBI has now joined the FAA in looking into the Boeing 737 MAX airplane. Attention has quickly focused on the airplane's autonomous flight stabilization ...


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.


Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bullish Setups Could Break Current Market Structure  Bitcoin Magazine

The cryptomarket remains coiled as we lead into the weekend with no new highs and no new lows being established for bitcoin. However, it is nicely ...


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 ...


Global Ups Services Market 2019 Dynamics - Eaton, Schneider Electric, Toshiba, Emerson Electric, GE  TheCells

The Global “Ups Services Market” research report demonstrates the fast developing conditions of the global Ups Services market. The report reveals realistic ...


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.


New Houston Facility Creates 575 Jobs, Boosts Automated Sorting, UPS Says  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc.'s new package delivery facility in northwest Houston's Willowbrook area has created 575 new full- and part-time jobs, according to a company news ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


Amazon will compete with FedEx and UPS to become logistics company  CNBC

Amazon aims to compete with FedEx and UPS as its own logistics and shipping company. That's what analysts told CNBC after Amazon Air recently expanded ...


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.


Rapid company expansion caused White Friday delays, says Fetchr CEO  Arabian Business

The founder of courier app Fetchr has said the firm's widespread 'White Friday' delays were caused in part by rapid company expansion. The region's first ...


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.


Logistics Market 2019-2023 By XPO Logistics, JB Hunt Transport Services, UPS Supply Chain Solutions, DHL Supply Chain, CH Robinson Worldwide, Expeditors International of Washington, FedEx  World Gazette

Global Logistics Market 2019-2023: With the rise in Global Logistics Market, the need for niche Market has grown by a staggering rate. This has resulted in a ...


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 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 ...


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 ...


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.


Colorado Lawmakers Seek Exploration of Blockchain Use in Agriculture  CoinDesk

Lawmakers in the U.S. state of Colorado are eyeing a role for blockchain technology in the agricultural industry. Four representatives and senators from the state ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 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, 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 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, 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' 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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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...


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 ...


Volunteers to explain Merdeka Generation package to seniors at workplaces, community spaces  The Straits Times

SINGAPORE - Seniors can soon find out more about the Merdeka Generation package from Silver Generation Ambassadors at their workplaces or nearby ...


Amazon Gives FedEx and UPS More Reasons to Worry  Bloomberg

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


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 ...


UPS Truck Explosion at Kentucky Facility Under Investigation  Transport Topics Online

State officials are investigating a May 30 truck explosion at a UPS Inc. maintenance facility in Lexington, Ky., that injured two workers.


UPS tests tricycles with extra oomph in Seattle  The Seattle Times

UPS driver Jake Jewett rides the new cargo e-bike, which can carry 400 pounds of cargo and go as fast as 20 mph. UPS is launching the *service* on a trial basis ...


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 ...


The ups, downs and bruises of the electronic scooter craze  The New Daily

Electronic scooters, or e-scooters, could be considered one of the solutions for Australian cities gridlocked by traffic, but evidence shows that we should look ...


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 ...


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 ...


Clinical Trial Supply and Logistics Market to Set Astonishing Growth by 2025: DHL, FedEx, UPS, Agility, Air Canada Cargo, Avinex Ukr and more..  openPR

Clinical Trial Supply and Logistics Market Summary Market Research Report Insights by Reports Monitor: The major purpose of this Clinical Trial Supply and ...


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.


20 Top Francophone African Start-Ups Enter World Bank Group Tech Acceleration Program  africanews

Twenty of the most promising Francophone African tech start-ups will participate in the L'Afrique Excelle (Afrique-Excelle.com) residency in Mali, a full-week ...


Transit Systems ready to catch bus operator Sita Coaches  The Australian Financial Review

Tenacious Transit Systems is storming ahead with another acquisition to bulk up its buses and secure a foothold in Melbourne for the first time. Already ...


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.


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, Teamsters Resume Contract Talks as Threat of Strike Looms  Transport Topics Online

The latest round of face-to-face labor negotiations between UPS Inc. and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters was slated for the week of June 18, with the ...


Watch out FedEx and UPS: Amazon adds jets  WTVR CBS 6 News

Amazon also plans to use drones to make deliveries in the future.


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

United Parcel *Service* Inc. UPS -2.23% is hoping that billions of dollars in system improvements this year will help it avoid shipping problems during the online ...


UPS Signs Lease for Million-Square-Foot Pennsylvania Warehouse  Transport Topics Online

What can brown do for you? Apparently, it can fill a 1 million-square-foot warehouse along Route 33 in Palmer Township, Pa. Package delivery giant UPS has ...


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

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) is expanding its fleet of cargo planes to 50, potentially taking billions of dollars in business from FedEx (NYSE:FDX) and UPS ...


UPS Says New Tax Law Creates 'Whack-a-Mole' Game  Transport Topics Online

U.S. multinationals face a “tricky situation” in trying to plot a tax strategy around the new base erosion and anti-abuse tax (BEAT) in the 2017 U.S. tax law, a UPS ...


Amazon Air Could Drag Down UPS and FedEx Shares  Barron's

Amazon.com 's (AMZN) air transport plans are a problem for FedEx (FDX) and United Parcel *Service* (UPS), argues Morgan Stanley . Where we were: Both ...


Electroneum Launches $80 Smartphone That Rewards Users With Crypto  CoinDesk

Blockchain startup Electroneum has just launched a dirt-cheap Android smartphone that rewards users in cryptocurrency. Announcing the news on Monday, the ...


UPS Surges as Jump in Foreign Sales Defies Rising Trade Tensions  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. rose the most in almost seven years as international sales surged and the courier's ambitious investment plans started to win over investors.


UPS to pilot reusable packaging deliveries and pickups  Supply Chain Dive

UPS, in partnership with recycling company TerraCycle, announced the launch of a reusable packaging system called "Loop" at the World Economic Forum in ...


Delivery man: Fetchr founder Idriss Al Rifai  Arabian Business

Idriss Al Rifai, founder and CEO of courier app Fetchr, speaks to Arabian Business about the challenges of balancing colossal growth with maintaining the ...


New scheme to free garments, made-ups exports from embedded state and central tax burden  Business Today

The maximum rate of rebate for apparel will now be 6.05 per cent. In the case of made-ups, this goes up to 8.2 per cent.


Holiday Business Booming for DHL at Houston Hub  Transport Topics Online

The Boeing 767 touched down at Bush Intercontinental Airport at dawn, its red and yellow fuselage shimmering in the early morning light. The cargo plane ...


UPS Workers Authorize Union to Call First Strike Since 1997  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. workers authorized their union to call what would be the first strike since 1997, giving negotiators more leverage in talks to replace a labor contract that ...


Parcel Pro Launches Partnership with MJSA NYSE:UPS  GlobeNewswire

ATLANTA, Feb. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --. High-value shipments get end-to-end protection through Parcel Pro solutions; Secure shipping meeting ...


UPS Ready to Help Love Bloom Worldwide on Valentine's Day  GlobeNewswire

ATLANTA, Feb. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --. Air shipment demand drives forecasted transportation of 89 million flowers; up from 88 million in 2018 ...


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.


Shipping Christmas gifts this year? Here are the deadlines for USPS, UPS and FedEx  USA TODAY

If you want your Christmas gifts to arrive on time, here are the key dates you need to know for the U.S. Postal *Service*, UPS and FedEx.


UPS Earnings May Be Lumpy but the Stock Looks Ready to Rise  Barron's

United Parcel *Service* (UPS) are higher on Monday, following an upgrade from BMO Capital Markets. Where we were: Shares of UPS are down 1% this year, ...


UPS is in line to sue EU over failed attempt to acquire TNT Express following court ruling  Logistics Management

Earlier this week, Atlanta-based transportation and logistics bellwether UPS received some potentially good news when the European Court of Justice said that ...


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...


In London, Electric Trucks Are Helping UPS Make ‘Eco-Friendly’ Deliveries  The New York Times

Smoggy skies across Europe inspired the logistics giant to devise 'greener' alternatives to conventional diesel-powered trucks.


UPS Delivers 1Q Net Income of $1.34 Billion, Up 15% Year-to-Year  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. reported double-digit gains in the first quarter as a result of the strength of its global business as well as economic conditions.


UPS, Teamsters Reach Tentative Deal on Five-Year Contract  Transport Topics Online

More than five weeks before its contract with UPS expires Aug. 1, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters and the Atlanta-based shipping giant announced ...


UPS Picks George Willis to Oversee US Package Operations  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. has tapped George Willis as president of U.S. operations, succeeding Myron Gray, who will retire May 1 after a 40-year career at the Atlanta-based ...


UPS, Teamsters Reach Tentative Agreement for 11000 Freight Workers  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters have reached a tentative agreement on a new five-year contract that will cover an estimated 11000 ...


UPS to Use Futuristic-Looking Fleet of Electric Delivery Trucks in London, Paris  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. plans to deploy a small fleet of futuristic, boxy-looking all-electric delivery trucks as part of a pilot program in London and Paris by the end of this year.


Amazon's CFO Says Shipping Orders Itself Is Cheaper Than Using FedEx or UPS  Motley Fool

Amazon.com's (NASDAQ:AMZN) shipping costs increased 23% year over year in the fourth quarter. While that's an improvement from the 31% increase during ...


UPS names DB Schenker Logistics exec to run supply chain solutions line  DC Velocity

Philippe Gilbert will manage Coyote freight brokerage, as well as global logistics and distribution, global freight forwarding, and UPS Freight.


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