Please note the Press Releases displayed are from selected regions and do not represent all UPS Press Releases around the globe.
Mississagua, ON, CA (2 Press Releases)
« UPS félicite les gouvernements du Canada et des États Unis pour la récente conclusion d’une entente de précontrôle des voyageurs et des marchandises circulant entre le Canada et les États Unis dans le cadre du plan d’action Par-delà la frontière. Cette initiative, qui favorise la prospérité des deux pays puisqu’elle permettra aux voyageurs et aux marchandises de traverser la frontière plus facilement, devrait se traduire par une amélioration de l’activité commerciale et économique des deux côtés de la frontière.
"UPS applauds the Canadian and U.S. governments for reaching the recently announced pre-clearance agreement for travellers and goods moving between the Canada-U.S. border via all modes of transport, as part of the Beyond the Border Agreement. This initiative supports the economic health of our two countries as it will permit people and goods to move more efficiently across our shared border, allowing for greater trade and economic activity that will be of mutual benefit to both nations.
Washington, US (1 Press Release)
UPS CEO David Abney Urges Quick Passage to Seize Upcoming Opportunities
UPS® (NYSE: UPS), a global logistics provider and leading advocate for global trade, commends Chairman Orrin Hatch and Ranking Member Ron Wyden as well as Chairman Paul Ryan on the introduction of "The Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015," Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) legislation, that will break down barriers to trade and help to open the door to new markets for consumers and businesses, large and small.
Ottawa, CA (2 Press Releases)
Un partenariat qui favorise le partage de pratiques exemplaires pour mettre les entrepreneurs sur la voie du succès
Startup Canada, organisme national dirigé par des entrepreneurs, et UPS Canada, partenaire de premier plan en matière de services logistiques pour les entreprises en démarrage et les petites entreprises, ont annoncé aujourd’hui la conclusion d’un partenariat stratégique visant à épauler la communauté entrepreneuriale canadienne.
Partnership connects entrepreneurs with best practices to set them on path for future success
Startup Canada, a national entrepreneur-led movement, and UPS Canada, a leading logistics partner for entrepreneurs, startups, and small businesses, announced a strategic partnership today to support Canada's growing entrepreneurial community.
México, D.F., MX (1 Press Release)
San Diego, US (1 Press Release)
Survey reveals concerns of small business owners; The UPS Store® offers guidance on "How to Start a Business While Working Full-Time"
Starting a small business can be intimidating. According to survey results released today by The UPS Store of people who own or who have dreamed of owning a small business, starting that business comes in second in terms of the "scariest life-changing" events that they may face, just behind concerns about retirement savings. In fact, starting a small business ranks scarier than getting a divorce, becoming a parent for the first time, or moving to a new city. The survey, conducted with over 1,700 general consumers and small business owners nationwide, also reveals that when it comes to launching a small business, mentors are an important resource in helping up-and-coming entrepreneurs overcome fears and obstacles.
Atlanta, US (12 Press Releases)
Users can track packages and send packages directly to alternate delivery locations via mobile device
The UPS Mobile™ App for Apple iPhone® and Android™ devices is now available to businesses and consumers in Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Mexico, Netherlands, Poland, Puerto Rico, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland. The app has been a successful tool helping businesses and online shoppers manage their shipments and deliveries since 2011 in Canada, France, Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom and the United States.
Technologies under evaluation to help solve complex logistics challenges
UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced its participation in a multi-state study on the use of drones for humanitarian disaster relief operations.
UPS (NYSE:UPS) will announce its 2015 first quarter results on Tuesday, April 28, 2015, at approximately 7:45 a.m. Eastern Time.
UPS Relief Link Aid Distribution Video Wins Film Festival Award
A mini-documentary highlighting how its Relief Link program has fostered more efficient aid distribution at two African refugee camps earned The UPS Foundation, the philanthropic arm of UPS (NYSE: UPS), a win in the Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship's (BCCCC) "Corporate Citizenship Film Festival." The annual festival, held as part of the International Corporate Citizenship Conference April 19-21 in Austin, Texas, showcases the good works of companies in areas such as healthcare access, volunteerism, community involvement, sustainable practices and youth movement.
Company's North American freight, brokerage, forwarding, warehousing and dedicated contract carriage earns top spot
UPS® (NYSE:UPS) is ranked No. 1 on Transport Topics' Top 50 Logistics Companies in a listing due out today. This marks the sixth time in the last 10 years UPS has landed the top spot.
UPS Capital®, a subsidiary of UPS® (NYSE:UPS), which provides supply chain financial, insurance and payment services, announced the launch of its new website, www.upscapital.com. The new website gives visitors the opportunity to discover more information about all of the facets that the company and its affiliates have to offer, including Cargo Insurance, Flexible Parcel Insurance, Global Asset-Based Lending and Merchant Services. The website also highlights UPS Capital products and services for specific industries, including healthcare, high tech, industrial manufacturing, retail, automotive and professional services.
Pieces Autographed by NCAA Coaches Auctioned to Fight Cancer
United Parcel Service (NYSE: UPS), the official logistics provider of the NCAA, launched 'Courts for a Cause' - an ambitious program combining UPS's logistical strength and a nation of fervent collegiate basketball fans to raise funds to fight cancer during the men's and women's NCAA Final Four® Tournaments.
Plans to deploy 1,400 CNG tractors and delivery vehicles
UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced plans to build 15 compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling stations to support the purchase and planned deployment of 1,400 new CNG vehicles over the next year. Twelve of the CNG stations will be in new natural gas vehicle deployment areas, and three will replace existing CNG stations with more robust, higher capacity equipment.
Program with UNHCR enables faster and more accurate distribution of supplies to refugee camps
The UPS Foundation, the philanthropic arm of UPS (NYSE: UPS), today announced the launch of the UPS Relief Link program to help improve the lives of displaced refugees around the world through optimized distribution and tracking of critical supplies in crisis-affected areas.
UPS is pleased that the Supreme Court rejected the argument that UPS's pregnancy-neutral policy was inherently discriminatory. Instead, the Supreme Court adopted a new standard for evaluating pregnancy discrimination claims without ruling for either party, and sent the case back to the lower courts for further consideration under the new standard. We are confident that those courts will find that UPS did not discriminate against Ms. Young under this newly announced standard.
UPS (NYSE: UPS) has received notice of an unsolicited "mini-tender" offer by TRC Capital Corporation to purchase up to 1,500,000 shares of UPS's Class B common stock, or approximately 0.2% of the outstanding Class B shares as of February 18, 2015. TRC Capital's unsolicited "mini-tender" offer price of $95.25 per share is approximately 4.4% below the $99.67 per share closing price of UPS's Class B common stock on March 12, 2015.
Highlights employees' expertise solving customers' logistics challenges
UPS (NYSE: UPS) today unveiled a new positioning message, United Problem Solvers™, which communicates the company's unique capabilities to solve problems for all customers, ranging from small businesses to the largest global enterprises.
|04/22/15||US||UPS Mobile App Now Available in 16 Countries|
|04/21/15||MX||UPS lanza en México una aplicación móvil|
|04/21/15||US||UPS Brings Technology and Logistics Expertise to Study of Drone Use in Humanitarian Response|
|04/20/15||US||UPS to Release 1st Quarter Results on Tuesday, April 28, 2015|
|04/20/15||US||The UPS Foundation Honored by Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship for Global Philanthropic Efforts|
|04/16/15||US||UPS Applauds Introduction of Bipartisan Trade Promotion Authority|
|04/14/15||US||UPS Ranked No. 1 in Top 50 Logistics Listing|
|04/02/15||US||UPS Capital Showcases Supply Chain Financial, Insurance and Payment Services with New Website|
|04/02/15||US||UPS Unveils Courts for a Cause Autographed Replica Courts at Men's and Women's NCAA Final Four|
|04/01/15||US||UPS Building Additional 15 CNG Fueling Stations and Increasing CNG Fleet|
|03/26/15||US||The UPS Foundation Links Advanced Tracking Technology with Global Humanitarian Relief Efforts|
|03/25/15||US||UPS Statement on Supreme Court Decision|
|03/18/15||CA||Déclaration d'UPS à propos de l'entente de précontrôle entre le Canada et les États-Unis|
|03/18/15||US||To Overcome Fears of Starting a New Business, Mentorship is an Important Key|
|03/18/15||CA||Statement from UPS on the Canada-U.S. Pre-Clearance Agreement|
|03/12/15||CA||UPS s’associe à Startup Canada pour aider les entrepreneurs à développer leurs activités|
|03/12/15||US||UPS Recommends Rejection of 'Mini-Tender' Offer from TRC Capital Corporation|
|03/12/15||CA||UPS Partners with Startup Canada to Position Entrepreneurs for Growth|
|03/09/15||US||UPS Launches United Problem Solvers Campaign|