UPS News (NYSE:UPS)

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09/29/20169:00AMGLOBEUPS To Hold More Than 300 Global Volunteer Events Worldwide
ATLANTA, Sept. 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- During October, nearly 20,000 UPS (NYSE: UPS) employees on five continents around the world will participate in the company’s 14th annual Global Volunteer Month. Employees are expected to donate 325,000 volunteer hours to more than 300 community service events taking place... More...>>
09/28/20169:00AMGLOBEUPS Breaks Ground on New Facility in Bielefeld, Germany
ATLANTA, Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today UPS® (NYSE: UPS) broke ground at an official ceremony for the construction of a new package sorting and delivery center in Bielefeld,  Eastern North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. The $80 million project, which is scheduled to be operational by the end of October 2017, will... More...>>
09/28/20167:08AMDJNToday's Top Supply Chain and Logistics News From WSJ
By Paul Page Sign up:With one click, get this newsletter delivered to your inbox. Amazon.com Inc. has designs on the distribution of more than just its own packages . The e-commerce giant has publicly outlined efforts to build out a logistics network aimed at handling more of its own deliveries, but the WSJ's Laura... More...>>
09/28/20167:00AMDJNDeutsche Post DHL Snaps Up UK Mail for $315.5 Million
FRANKFURT—Germany's Deutsche Post DHL Group agreed to acquire UK Mail Group for 242.7 million pounds, ($315.5 million), bolstering its presence in one of Europe's biggest e-commerce markets at a time of booming online orders for clothes, household goods and other merchandise. Deutsche Post, Europe's... More...>>
09/28/20166:29AMDJNDeutsche Post Snaps Up UK Mail for $315 Million -- Update
By Natascha Divac and Ulrike Dauer FRANKFURT--Germany's Deutsche Post DHL Group agreed to acquire UK Mail Group for 242.7 million pounds, ($315.5 million), bolstering its presence in one of Europe's biggest e-commerce markets at a time of booming online orders for clothes, household goods and other merchandise... More...>>
09/27/20161:15PMDJNAmazon's Newest Ambition -- Competing Directly With UPS and FedEx
By Greg Bensinger and Laura Stevens Just before the morning rush hour on a recent Thursday, a brigade of vans rolled up to a low-slung warehouse near Los Angeles International Airport. Workers in bright green vests crammed some 150 Amazon.com packages into each truck before the fleet headed through the urban sprawl to... More...>>
09/23/20165:40PMDJNUPS Uses Drone to Deliver Package to Boston-Area Island
United Parcel Service Inc. said Friday it successfully used a drone to deliver medicine to an island near Boston, jumping into a race with competitors such as Amazon.com Inc. to test drone delivery inside the U.S. The delivery of an inhaler on Thursday was conducted in partnership with CyPhy Works, a drone maker in which... More...>>
09/23/20164:52PMDJNUPS Uses Drone to Deliver Package to Boston-Area Island
By Laura Stevens and Georgia Wells United Parcel Service Inc. said Friday it successfully used a drone to deliver medicine to an island near Boston, jumping into a race with competitors such as Amazon.com Inc. to test drone delivery inside the U.S. The delivery of an inhaler on Thursday was conducted in partnership with... More...>>
09/23/20168:30AMGLOBEUPS and CyPhy Works Test Drone for Urgent Commercial Delivery
ATLANTA/DANVERS, Mass., Sept. 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UPS® (NYSE:UPS) announced today that it has begun testing the use of drones to make commercial deliveries of packages to remote or difficult-to-access locations, working together with drone-maker CyPhy Works. Testing began on Thursday when the companies staged... More...>>
09/21/20169:00AMGLOBEUPS To Open Advanced Technology Package Center in Compton, CA
Compton, CA, Sept. 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced plans for a new package center in Compton, CA. The building, located in a former brick factory site redevelopment project, is being modified to dispatch more than 300 delivery vehicles and add 50 full-time equivalent jobs when operational in... More...>>
09/19/20166:20PMDJNFedEx Details Plans to Raise Rates Next Year
FedEx Corp. said its will raise shipping rates starting next year, including an average increase of 3.9% at its air-shipping Express division and 4.9% for its ground and home-delivery services. The shipping giant's plan comes after rival United Parcel Service Inc. recently unveiled an average rate increase of 4.9... More...>>
09/19/20169:29AMDJNKohl's Holiday Hiring Plans Reflect a Flattening Trend
By Tess Stynes Kohl's Corp. (KSS) said it plans to add more than 69,000 temporary workers for the coming holiday season, the latest sign that seasonal hiring will be flat this year. The department store chain said it began filling holiday openings during August. The company said it is looking to complete hiring of... More...>>
09/19/20168:30AMGLOBEUPS On-Demand 3D Printing Network Expanded To Asia
ATLANTA, Sept. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Singapore to serve as newest location for Fast Radius 3D printing factory Dedicated UPS team to help customers integrate 3D printing manufacturing and distribution solutions into their global supply chains Manufacturers get “floor-to-door” solution with UPS’s global additive... More...>>
09/16/20164:50PMDJNPratt & Whitney Will Miss Jet Engine Goal, UTX CEO Says
United Technologies Corp. warned it will miss its 2016 goal for deliveries of a new jet engine by roughly 25%, the latest setback in one of the most important programs for the conglomerate. Pratt & Whitney will likely ship about 150 of its newest family of commercial jet engines, known as the "geared turbofan,"... More...>>
09/15/201610:00AMGLOBEThe UPS Store Teams Up With Toys for Tots to Showcase the Importance of Childhood Literacy
SAN DIEGO, Sept. 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The right book can open a world of learning, understanding and joy for a child. Access to books at home improves literacy skills and makes reading fun. To help fill children’s bookshelves and imaginations across the country, today, The UPS Store kicks off its annual fundraising... More...>>
09/14/201611:40AMDJNUPS Projects Holiday Hiring in Line With Last Year
United Parcel Service Inc. on Wednesday said it expects to hire about 95,000 extra employees for the holidays, the same number as the past two years, in the latest signal that seasonal hiring will remain flat. Retail hiring this holiday season is forecast to remain unchanged from a year ago, when employment in the sector... More...>>
09/14/201611:32AMDJNUPS Projects Holiday Hiring in Line With Last Year
By Anne Steele United Parcel Service Inc. on Wednesday said it expects to hire about 95,000 extra employees for the holidays, the same number as the past two years, in the latest signal that seasonal hiring will remain flat. Retail hiring this holiday season is forecast to remain unchanged from a year ago, when employment... More...>>
09/14/20169:00AMGLOBEUPS To Hire About 95,000 for Holiday Season
ATLANTA, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Seasonal and part-time positions often an entry point to UPS careersUp to 37% of those hired seasonally in 2015 now have permanent jobs with the company UPS® (NYSE: UPS) announced today that it expects to hire about 95,000 seasonal employees to support the anticipated increase... More...>>
09/13/201610:30PMDJNObama Administration Makes Last-Ditch Push for Trade Vote
The Obama administration is enlisting business leaders in a last-ditch effort to win Republican support for its signature Pacific trade agreement after the election. A business-led advisory committee known as the President's Export Council is expected Wednesday to call on Congress to pass the Trans-Pacific Partnership... More...>>
09/08/20169:30AMGLOBEUPS Named To Dow Jones Sustainability World Index For Fourth Consecutive Year
ATLANTA, Sept. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UPS (NYSE: UPS) was named to the Dow Jones SustainabilityTM World Index (DJSI World) for the fourth consecutive year and the Dow Jones SustainabilityTM North America Index for the 12th straight year. These indices are among the most highly-regarded metrics that evaluate global... More...>>
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