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Monday, March 07, 2016

UPS said today that it has made additional expansions to its UPS Worldwide Express service, adding 23 additional countries and territories ,which it said will result in earlier guaranteed-delivery options for shippers that only previously had end-of-day guarantees.
Posted on 03/07 at 10:33 AM
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016

As the pull of shopping online via mobile devices becomes ever more prevalent, recent research from transportation and logistics bellwether UPS shows that as more consumers shop online, they also bring with them specific preferences and guidelines, too.
Posted on 02/10 at 11:48 AM
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Tuesday, February 02, 2016

UPS finished 2015 in solid fashion, with strong fourth quarter earnings results. Fourth quarter revenue at $16.1 billion was up 1 percent annually, and earnings per share were up 26 percent at $1.57, marking the fourth straight month of EPS growth. For all of 2014, EPS was up 14 percent annually at $5.43, which was an all-time high. Total operating profit also set a new record, up 54.3 percent at $7.7 billion.
Posted on 02/02 at 10:03 AM
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Tuesday, December 01, 2015

The 2015 Pain in the (Supply) Chain survey recently conducted by UPS coincided this year with qualitative interviews of healthcare executives in North America to gain further insights into trends, challenges and opportunities having an impact on healthcare logistics.
Posted on 12/01 at 09:16 AM
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Friday, October 30, 2015

Included in these changes are tripling the size of the facility and nearly doubling its package processing rates. And it added that this project, which is expected to cost around $300 million, is projected to be “substantially completed” by 2018. UPS also plans to add more than full- and part-time 300 jobs at this location, with recruitment kicking off in 2017.
Posted on 10/30 at 10:22 AM
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Tuesday, October 27, 2015

UPS reported today that third quarter revenue was down 0.4 percent annually at $14.2 billion, due to currency exchange rates and lower fuel surcharges. But earnings per share at $1.39 was up 5.3 percent, ahead of Wall Street estimates of $1.37.
Posted on 10/27 at 08:46 AM
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Friday, October 23, 2015

By a whopping 2,252-to-8 margin, UPS pilots voted to authorize a strike against their employer, UPS, the Independent Pilots Association (IPA), the trade union representing UPS pilots, said today.
Posted on 10/23 at 12:40 PM
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Thursday, October 22, 2015

Earlier this week, FedEx union pilots represented by the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) signed a new contract with FedEx management, which takes effect in November and becomes amendable in 2021. As for its chief competitor, UPS, though, things are not as harmonious, with the Independent Pilots Association (IPA), the trade union representing UPS pilots recently saying leadership called on its 2,528 members to authorize a pilot strike against UPS.
Posted on 10/22 at 01:14 PM
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Tuesday, October 20, 2015

ALPA said that the new contract takes effect in November and becomes amendable in 2021. And it added that the new contract is comprised of across-the-board increases for hourly pay rates and new-hire compensation, a significant signing bonus, retirement plan enhancements, and work-rule improvements, among other positive modifications.
Posted on 10/20 at 11:18 AM
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Friday, October 16, 2015

UPS announced yesterday that it has rolled out its 2016 rate increases for various service offerings.
Posted on 10/16 at 09:50 AM
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