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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 ...


VIDEO | Gunman dead in hostage situation at NJ UPS facility  WDEL 1150AM

A hostage situation at a UPS sorting facility in Logan Township, New Jersey, is over, according to the Gloucester County prosecutor.


Logistics Market 2019 Stratergic Insights – XPO Logistics, J.B. Hunt Transport Services, UPS Supply Chain Solutions, DHL Supply Chain  Bitcoin Journal

The report provides a valuable source of insightful data for business strategists and competitive analysis of Logistics Market. It provides the Logistics industry ...


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.


Nine Masts Capital LTD Increases Holding in United Parcel Service (UPS); Noble Energy (NBL) Holder Centre Asset Management Has Boosted Stake  The Moveefy

Centre Asset Management Llc increased its stake in Noble Energy Inc (NBL) by 49.9% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Centre Asset ...


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 and Gavi, the vaccine alliance team-up to boost medical deliveries in Uganda  Logistics Middle East

The project will increase the efficiency and cost-effectiveness of vaccine delivery through a transport solution model specifically designed by UPS and FIT.


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 ...


Amazon challenges FedEx, UPS with new air freight hub  FreightWaves

As the retail industry moves into full gear for the Holidays, Amazon takes center stage by announcing a new hub for its burgeoning air freight fleet. The new ...


Bank Amer (BAC) Holder Theleme Partners Llp Has Increased Its Position by $52.81 Million; United Parcel Service (UPS) Stake Held by Heritage Investors Management Corp  The Moveefy

Heritage Investors Management Corp increased its stake in United Parcel *Service* Inc (UPS) by 2.9% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.


Will UPS and FedEx Rate Hikes Doom Free Shipping?  The Motley Fool

The free shipping that consumers have come to expect when ordering online could be jeopardized by the latest rate hikes imposed by UPS (NYSE:UPS) and ...


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

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


AVZ Minerals ups its lithium aspirations at Manono lithium project  Mining Review

AVZ Minerals, who is developing the Manono lithium project in southern DRC, is currently underway with a 5 Mtpa and 10 Mtpa scoping study.


Amazon may have up to 100 planes by 2025 — and that should worry UPS and FedEx  Business Insider

Amazon may double its air-fleet size to 100 planes by 2025. Amazon Air isn't likely to compete with the US Postal *Service*, UPS, or FedEx as a third-party air ...


EU court rules annuls regulator move to block UPS-TNT merger  95.7 News

BRUSSELS — The European Union's top court says a decision by anti-trust regulators to block a merger between U.S. delivery giant UPS and Dutch firm TNT ...


UPS driver leaps to safety after truck loaded with parcels goes up in flames near Revelstoke, B.C.  Toronto Star

Police say the cab and trailer were reduced to little more than charred metal and nothing could be saved.


UKPN, UPS among partners in OLEV-backed wireless EV charging pilot  Current News

UK Power Networks and delivery giant UPS are among the partners on a new pilot aimed at demonstrating the commercial viability of cutting edge, wireless EV ...


Amazon just expanded their fleet to 50 aircraft — and it shows that FedEx and UPS are starting to lose one of their biggest customers  Business Insider

It's the latest announcement from Amazon that signals just how keen the e-commerce juggernaut is on expanding its own air shipping capabilities.


Pico ups standalone VR ante with high-resolution G2 4K headset  VentureBeat

Standalone virtual reality headsets are going to become bigger deals in 2019, and Pico is starting the year off with noticeably improved screen resolution.


Amazon Thrives on FedEx Delivery Model, but Driver Pay Challenges Persist  Transport Topics Online

Five years on, Amazon.com Inc.'s chief executive officer is betting on decidedly more terrestrial technology: Drivers. As in real people. Tens of thousands of them ...


Vietnam UPS Systems Market Report 2014-2024F Featuring Key Players - Eaton, Schneider Electric, General Electric, ABB, Socomec & Tripp Lite  PRNewswire

DUBLIN, Jan 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Vietnam UPS Systems Market (2018-2024): Market Forecast by KVA Ratings, by Applications, by Regions, and ...


London ups the stakes against pollution and congestion  www.electrive.com

London tackles air pollution with further restrictions and subsidies. Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London and Transport for London (TfL) have made changes to the ...


Jaguar Land Rover and Ford moves shake Welsh car firms  BBC News

Welsh companies that supply the car industry are waiting to hear further details of shake-ups at two of the UK's biggest car companies. Ford, which has a plant in ...


The Vietnam UPS Systems Market Through 2018-2024 - Eaton, Schneider Electric, General Electric, ABB, Socomec, and Tripp Lite are Dominating - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Vietnam UPS Systems Market (2018-2024): Market Forecast by KVA Ratings, by Applications, by Regions, and Competitive ...


Global Rail Freight Transport Market 2018-2023 Segmented by Regions (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, South America, MEA)  Current News Magazine

Rail Freight Transport market deals with the emerging market such as competitive landscape, mergers & acquisition analysis, agreements, collaborations, ...


Yellow vest rally ups ante on carbon tax  Yorkton This Week

The war against the carbon tax and support for the pipeline reached a new sense of urgency Saturday as a new group The Yellowvests Yorkton and Area held 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 ...


FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX), J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT) - JB Hunt Expands Its Last Mile 'Big And Bulky' Business With Cory Acquisition  Benzinga

J.B. Hunt Transport Services (NASDAQ: JBHT) has expanded its footprint in the final mile part of the trucking business. The company said Wednesday morning .


Industrial Uninterruptible Power Supply Market Growth Factors, Applications, Regional Analysis, Key Players and Forecasts by 2026  TOP Tribune

Report Titled on: Industrial Uninterruptible Power Supply – Global Market Outlook (2017-2026). Industrial Uninterruptible Power Supply Market covers definition, ...


UPS Warns Freight Customers as Possible Strike Looms  Transport Topics Online

UPS to Wind Down Freight Pickups With Strike Looming.


Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) - When Dealing With Amazon, It Pays To Not Whistle Past The Graveyard  Benzinga

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) has been consistent in its views of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) becoming a threat to FedEx's delivery business. To wit, 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.


United Parcel Svc Cl B (UPS) Holder Jensen Investment Management Lifted Holding by $867,680; Condor Capital Management Has Lifted Its Global Pmts (GPN) Holding  The Yomi Blog

Condor Capital Management increased its stake in Global Pmts Inc (GPN) by 122.88% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Condor Capital ...


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 ...


Global Lead Acid Market 2018-Johnson Controls INC, Exide Technologies, GS Yuasa, EnerSys  Industry News Today

“Lead Acid Market report highlights the current and future status of market and regional level analysis with the help of industry trends and market performance.”.


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.


Govt to link states for easy food transportation under Operation Greens | FNB News  fnbnews.com

Union Minister for Food Processing Industries Harsimrat Badal has said that the government is aiming at linking states in the country for ensuring easy ...


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 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 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 ...


BMW drives innovation and smart tech in digital production push  AutomotiveIT International

Jürgen Maidl, BMW's senior vice president logistics, reveals the importance of developing innovative technologies in production logistics - and the benefits of ...


UPS Reports Steady 2Q Income, Revenue  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. reported solid second-quarter growth in revenue and profits despite charges taken for its voluntary retirement plan and efforts to upgrade the firm.


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

Shares of United Parcel *Service* Inc. UPS, +1.26% sank 4.8% and FedEx Corp. FDX, +0.33% dropped 4.7% in morning trade Tuesday, to lead all 20 of the Dow ...


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' 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 ...


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, 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 ...


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 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 ...


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 ...


Klobuchar: 'I was not satisfied' with Barr's hearing answers  Yahoo News

Senator Amy Klobuchar talks with Rachel Maddow about why Williams Barr's answers at his confirmation hearing did not convince her that he would be a good ...


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 ...


Judge Rejects Fired UPS Manager's Sex Bias Lawsuit  Transport Topics Online

A former UPS Inc. manager couldn't show he was treated differently from similarly situated employees, so a federal judge on May 11 left his sex bias lawsuit at ...


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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 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 ...


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 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 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 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 ...


Chicago Man Charged in Scam That Routed UPS Mail to His Apartment  Transport Topics Online

A Chicago man has been charged in a scheme that temporarily changed the address for the global headquarters of shipping giant UPS Inc. to his tiny garden ...


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 ...


UPS Hiring Thousands of Workers for Massive Hub on Atlanta's West Side  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. has started hiring thousands of workers for a massive Southeast ground hub to open on the west side of Atlanta, one of the largest developments in the ...


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.


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 Flight Dispatchers Vote to Authorize Strike as Contract Talks Continue  Transport Topics Online

Eighty-one unionized UPS Inc. flight dispatchers based at the company's Louisville, Ky., Worldport hub voted unanimously to authorize their leadership to call a ...


Change-of-Address Scam Moved UPS Corporate Headquarters to Tiny Chicago Apartment, Feds Say  Transport Topics Online

The timeworn apartment building in Chicago's Rogers Park neighborhood hardly looks like the corporate headquarters of one of the world's largest shipping ...


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 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 ...


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.


Exclusive: UPS weighs strategy to deliver bulky goods to boost growth  Reuters

(Reuters) - United Parcel *Service* Inc (UPS.N) is in talks with at least one U.S. trucking firm to launch an in-home delivery *service* for large, heavy goods such as ...


UPS takes a different stance on seasonal employment  Business Insider

Investing in your employees is expensive. "We're 111 years old. You don't get to be 111 if you are strictly on quarterly reports," says UPS PR manager Dan ...


Time to vent: Veteran shipper executive goes off on UPS-Teamsters set-to  FreightWaves

There are more than a few UPS Inc. (NYSE:UPS) shippers who feel like the ping-pong ball in the once-every-five-year-match between the company and the ...


FedEx, UPS Say Local Sick-Pay Laws Don't Apply to Them  Transport Topics Online

Fed up with state and local laws that require private employers to offer paid sick days, the airlines and railroads have filed suit, claiming that the interstate nature ...


UPS holding hiring event Saturday  WXIX

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Looking for a job in the Cincinnati area? UPS is holding a hiring event on Saturday. The company is still hiring for 115 driver helper ...


UPS Pilots Complain About Shortage of Airplanes  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. already was in trouble with Wall Street over a long-term investment plan to cope with soaring e-commerce. Now the company is clashing with its pilots ...


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.


UPS Plans Rate Hike for Heavy Freight as E-Commerce Volume Grows  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. will increase its over-the-maximum limits and the oversize pallet-handling surcharge to $650 from $500 beginning June 4.


UPS calls new $100M tech hub in Paris its 'largest-ever' investment in France  Atlanta Business Chronicle

United Parcel *Service* Inc. officially opened a new 98000-plus-square-feet, advanced technology package sorting and delivery hub Tuesday outside Paris in ...


UPS Looks to Solve Supply Chain Issues with Blockchain Patent  Multichannel Merchant

UPS has filed a U.S. patent application for a technology that would use blockchain and its shared distributed ledgers to more efficiently track and manage ...


UPS Ends 2017 With Strong Results  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. reported robust fourth-quarter earnings, even after adjustments tied to pension contributions and the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, led by double-digit growth ...


UPS may soon deliver bulky items as online furniture sales rise  Supply Chain Dive

Reuters reported UPS is considering transport of bulky items — which includes furniture — as online furniture sales increase. UPS is also reportedly in talks to ...


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.


United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) - UPS To Wind Down LTL Business Until Outcome Of Contract Vote Decided  Benzinga

United Parcel *Service* Inc. (NYSE: UPS) said today it will temporarily suspend the operations of its less-than-truckload unit, UPS Freight, at least until Teamsters ...


Analysis: Amazon's Delivery Dream Is a Nightmare for FedEx and UPS  Transport Topics Online

Amazon's ambition has been in plain sight for years. The company has built its own network of merchandise warehouses and package sorting centers. It enlisted ...


UPS, Cummins, Navistar, Honda execs discuss clean transport innovation  FreightWaves

OEMs, fleets, and policymakers came together to talk about what drives innovation in clean transport technology. They also discussed California's lawsuit ...


UPS Begins Regular Cargo Flights Out of San Bernardino Airport  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. has started operating five cargo flights a week out of San Bernardino International Airport, officials announced March 26.


The UPS Foundation Mobilizes Its Disaster Relief Network And Pledges More Than $1 Million To Hurricane Florence Relief Efforts  GlobeNewswire

Contributes Immediate and Long-Term Recovery Assistance Through a Network of Public-Private Partnerships.


UPS Expands Cross-Border U.S.-Mexico Service With El Paso Facility  Transport Topics Online

UPS Inc. began development of a $41 million facility in El Paso, Texas, to expand its work in the cross-border market along the Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, ...


UPS Is Thinking About a Future With Autonomous Vehicles  TheStreet.com

Will the race towards fully autonomous driving weigh on UPS? TheStreet discusses the company's autonomous efforts with CFO Richard Peretz....UPS.


United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 16, 2018  Nasdaq

United Parcel *Service*, Inc. ( UPS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 16, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.91 per share is scheduled to.


UPS rolls out 2019 rate increases, leaving shippers with short notice  Logistics Management

The Atlanta-based transportation and logistics bellwether said the following rate increases will take effect: UPS Ground, UPS Air and International services will ...


Amazon reveals a new plan to deliver more packages: Recruit people to run small-scale delivery services  CNBC

Watch out FedEx, UPS, DHL and the U.S. Postal *Service*: Amazon is building its own last-mile delivery *service*. The e-commerce behemoth announced on ...


UPS partners with startup Thor to build two new electric trucks  Electrek

UPS has so many electrification programs at this point that it is hard to keep up and yet, it is adding another one today. The parcel delivery company is partnering ...


Why FedEx and UPS Stocks -- and Amazon -- Are Dropping Today  Motley Fool

Shares of FedEx (NYSE:FDX) and United Parcel *Service* (NYSE:UPS) are plummeting today, down 7.2% and 8% respectively as of 1:30 p.m. EDT. You can ...


FedEx shifts NRA scrutiny to UPS  Atlanta Business Chronicle

FedEx appears to be shifting some of the scrutiny it's taken over its stance on the National Rifle Association to its main rival, UPS. FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) ...


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