Please note the Press Releases displayed are from selected regions and do not represent all UPS Press Releases around the globe.
Livonia, US (1 Press Release)
Michigan Driver Has Safely Delivered 5 Million Packages
UPS service provider Tom Camp has achieved what no other UPS driver ever has — 51 years behind the wheel without an accident.
Mississagua, ON, CA (2 Press Releases)
Les résultats d’un sondage révèlent qu’une stratégie définie en matière de chaîne d’approvisionnement stimule la croissance et le rendement.
Survey Finds Having a Defined Supply Chain Strategy Leads to Growth and Performance
Washington, US (1 Press Release)
Bipartisan Legislation Protects Healthcare Consumers, Establishes Federal Standards to Strengthen Drug Supply Chain
UPS applauds Congress for passing legislation to enhance the safety of the nation's healthcare supply chain and drug distribution network. The bill, which President Obama is expected to sign, establishes the first-ever national standards and requirements for pharmaceutical distribution providers.
Miami, US (2 Press Releases)
A sexta edição do UPS Business Monitor Latin America (BMLA), um estudo encomendado pela UPS, revelou que os executivos da América Latina concordam que encontrar e reter funcionários qualificados, bem como suporte governamental é fundamental para gerar competitividade entre as empresas na região.
La sexta edición del UPS Business Monitor Latin America (BMLA – por sus siglas en inglés), un estudio auspiciado por UPS, reveló que los ejecutivos latinoamericanos están de acuerdo que la búsqueda y retención de personal calificado, al igual que el apoyo gubernamental, son clave para fomentar la competitividad entre las empresas de la región.
Singapore, SG (1 Press Release)
Industry Veteran Brings Wealth of Engineering, Finance and Freight Experience into the Asia Pacific Region
UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced that Jeff McCorstin has been named president of UPS Freight Forwarding in Asia Pacific. This continues a 23-year career with UPS, where he started as a package delivery driver in California in 1990, rising to leadership roles in engineering, finance, strategy and most recently, freight forwarding. McCorstin’s appointment continues UPS's focus on strengthening its global freight forwarding offerings in Asia Pacific.
McLean, VA, US (1 Press Release)
As part of the continued effort to forge relationships that enhance the manufacturing technology industry, AMT - The Association For Manufacturing Technology today announces a major new relationship with UPS. The world's largest transportation company, UPS will now be recognized as an official "Global Logistics Provider to IMTS and AMT." AMT members and exhibitors at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) will benefit by harnessing the power of UPS's infrastructure to enhance manufacturing technology trade around the globe.
Reston, VA and Atlanta, US (1 Press Release)
Consumers Want Omnichannel Experiences, Flexible Shipping Costs and Convenient Returns
RESTON, Va., and ATLANTA, September 26, 2013 – comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, and UPS (NYSE: UPS) today released the global study in the UPS Pulse of the Online Shopper™ series, revealing online shoppers are looking for more control over their shipping and delivery experiences. The study includes data from more than 14,000 frequent online shoppers in the U.S., Canada, Europe, Asia, Australia and Mexico.
México, D.F., MX (1 Press Release)
UPS amplía su infraestructura con 10 nuevos Centros UPS Express
UPS (NYSE: UPS) anuncia la apertura de diez nuevos centros UPS Express®, ubicados en zonas estratégicas que incluyen Monterrey, Tijuana, Chihuahua, Veracruz, León y Distrito Federal. Con la apertura de estos nuevos centros de servicio, UPS aumentara su presencia entre las pequeñas y medianas empresas (PyMEs) y el sector minorista.
San Diego, US (1 Press Release)
Facing the Shortest Shopping Season in Five Years, The UPS Store® Offers Services and Expertise to Help Ease Holiday Stress
With six fewer shopping days this holiday season, shoppers have even less time this year to make it through their holiday to-do lists. For those who need to ship their gifts to friends and family, that timeframe is even shorter. Thankfully, The UPS Store can help. With a network of packing and shipping experts at 4,300 locally owned and operated centers, The UPS Store can help pack and ship all types of holiday gifts - from fragile glass ornaments to surfboards and golf clubs. Additionally, the center offers peace of mind with the Pack and Ship Guarantee®.*
Mexico City, MX (1 Press Release)
UPS Increases its Infrastructure with 10 New UPS Express Centers
UPS® (NYSE: UPS) has announced the opening of ten new UPS Express® centers, located in strategic zones of Mexico including Monterrey, Tijuana, Chihuahua, Veracruz, León and Distrito Federal. With the opening of these new centers, UPS will increase its presence among Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and the retail sector.
Atlanta, US (16 Press Releases)
Service helps UPS® C.O.D shippers strengthen their relationships with customers and efficiently manage payments
UPS Capital® Corporation, a business unit of UPS® which helps customers manage risks and protect finances, today announced a new service, UPS Capital C.O.D Delayed Deposit. The service is designed to improve how and when companies that accept C.O.D. can deposit their customers' checks. This new service provides a safe, secure, technology-based solution to control the timing of individual check deposits.
On Thanksgiving Day, a UPS "Browntail" aircraft will depart Louisville, KY, loaded with approximately 15,000 pounds of donated vital medical relief supplies, valued at $1.5 million, headed for Cebu, Philippines, to assist the survivors of Typhoon Haiyan. The shipment was made possible by the Catholic Diocese of New York and the Harmony for Peace Foundation in Pennsylvania.
For Shop Owners and Shoppers, UPS Provides Memorable Holiday Experiences with New Initiatives
As UPS® ramps up for its 107th holiday season, the company will launch several initiatives to help customers and small businesses enjoy the magic of the season. Beginning on November 23, 2013, customers will have the ability to connect with UPS through social media to share special holiday moments, learn tips for surviving the holiday season, engage with retail partners, give back to the community and of course, ship with ease and peace of mind.
New Pricing Takes Effect December 30, 2013
UPS® today released new published rates for 2014. UPS Ground, Air and International, and Air Freight rates within and between the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico will increase an average net of 4.9 percent.
Executives shifting gears to improve customer service
High-tech companies are making strategic shifts to their supply chain models to enable greater customer-centricity, meet changing consumer demand patterns and capture new growth opportunities. Findings come from the 4th annual global UPS Change in the (Supply) Chain survey, conducted by IDC Manufacturing Insights.
Collaborating with Key Relief Organizations and Mobilizing Logistics Emergency Team Response in Philippines
UPS announced its $1 million pledge in support for recovery efforts in the Philippines following the devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan. The pledge is a combination of cash grants, in-kind transportation movements and technical expertise to provide urgent relief as well as strategic support for the long-term needs.
The UPS Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.62 per share on all outstanding Class A and Class B shares.
Las rutas para el servicio de carga marítima UPS Preferred Less-Than-Container Load entre Asia y México ofrecen acceso rápido y viable a proveedores internacionales
Innovative software cuts miles, reduces fuel and sets stage for more personalized customer services
UPS® announced the launch of its impactful route optimization software known as ORION, which stands for On-Road Integrated Optimization and Navigation. ORION has a team of 500 dedicated resources to move the U.S deployment forward as UPS nears its busy holiday season. The rollout of ORION will optimize 10,000 delivery routes by the end of the year, reduce miles driven and reinforce UPS's sustainability efforts.
Daily Volume To Increase in Compressed 2013 Holiday Season; 55,000 Seasonal Employees To Be Hired
With the holiday shopping season just around the corner, UPS expects to pick-up over 34 million packages globally on its peak day, December 16. There are 26 shopping days between Thanksgiving and Christmas, six fewer than last year making it the most compressed holiday season since 2002. Overall, UPS expects peak season daily volume to increase by 8% this year.
Preferred Less-Than-Container Load lanes between Asia and Mexico provide certainty and fast access for international suppliers
UPS® announced the expansion of its Preferred Less-Than-Container Load (LCL) expedited ocean freight service by offering access between Asia to three destinations in Mexico: Monterrey, Mexico City and Guadalajara. Customers can also take advantage of the innovative visibility technologies used for UPS package shipments ensuring shippers can better anticipate and control their inbound supply chain operations.
UPS® announced the launch of UPS Standard to Mexico ,a general service offering that provides customers with a guaranteed economical option for ground package delivery south of the U.S. border. UPS is the only logistics provider in the U.S. to offer to its customers guaranteed, door-to-door, small package ground service to Mexico. This service is also now available from more than 4,300 The UPS Store locations across the United States or by scheduling a pickup through UPS.
Thirteen new LNG fueling stations to be operational by the end of 2014
UPS® (NYSE:UPS) announced today plans to invest approximately $50 million to build an additional nine liquefied natural gas (LNG) fueling stations, bringing the total number of stations to 13. Four were announced in April, and all should be operational by the end of 2014.
UPS announced new service levels for managing the full range of temperature-sensitive healthcare product as part of its UPS Temperature True portfolio at the 11th Annual Cold Chain GDP & Temperature Management Logistics Global Forum. With tremendous global growth in the transportation of cold chain products, healthcare companies can now choose from tiered service levels based on the degree of control needed, leveraging both the speed of air and the economies of ocean freight while ensuring protection in the supply chain.
Sets 2017 Goal of 1 Billion Alternative Fuel Miles
UPS released its annual Sustainability Report announcing that while the total number of packages shipped in 2012 increased, the company reduced its total Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions. Environmental achievements included ground and air fuel savings, increased investments in alternative fuel vehicles, and retooled routes that shaved 12.1 million miles from ground deliveries.
Bosencheve, Mexico, MX (1 Press Release)
Underserved community will now have access to basic and preventative healthcare
UPS dedicated a "Centro de Salud," to the State of Mexico that will provide needed access to basic and preventative health services and medicines to the community of Bosencheve.
|12/04/13||US||UPS Capital Improves C.O.D. Services to Help Small Businesses Manage Cash, Customer Relationships|
|12/03/13||US||The UPS Store: Making it Easy to Ship When There's Less Time to Shop|
|11/27/13||US||UPS Delivering 15,000 Pounds of Vital Medical Relief Supplies to Typhoon Haiyan Survivors|
|11/22/13||US||UPS Delivering So Much More Than Boxes This Holiday Season|
|11/21/13||MX||UPS Ofrece A Sus Clientes Una Mejor Experiencia De Envíos|
|11/21/13||US||UPS Sets 2014 Rates|
|11/21/13||MX||UPS Offers Mexican Customers A Better Shipping Experience|
|11/19/13||US||High-Tech Company Interest In Near-Shoring Grows As Supply Chain Strategies Shift|
|11/18/13||US||UPS Hails Landmark Drug Distribution Safety And Licensing Legislation|
|11/13/13||US||UPS Pledges $1 Million In Support Of Typhoon Haiyan Victims For Recovery Efforts|
|11/07/13||US||UPS Board Announces Quarterly Dividend|
|11/05/13||CA||Les chefs d’entreprise canadiens mettent les stratégies de chaîne d’approvisionnement à l’avant-plan|
|11/05/13||CA||Canadian Business Leaders Putting Supply Chain Strategy Front & Centre|
|11/05/13||US||UPS Anuncia Expansion De Su Servicio De Carga Marítima Hacia México|
|10/30/13||US||UPS Speeds ORION Deployment And Takes Routing Optimization To New Heights|
|10/25/13||US||UPS Holiday Pick-Ups To Exceed 34 Million Packages On Peak Day|
|10/25/13||US||UPS Delivers 9.4 Percent EPS Growth In 3Q|
|10/22/13||US||UPS Driver Tom Camp Sets Company Record Of 51 Years Without An Accident|
|10/15/13||US||The Association For Manufacturing Technology and UPS Announce Collaboration|
|10/15/13||MX||UPS And State Of Mexico Team Up To Build Healthcare Clinic|
|10/10/13||US||UPS Expands Expedited Ocean Freight Service To Mexico|
|10/09/13||US||UPS Launches First Guaranteed Standard Service To Mexico|
|10/08/13||BR||Retenção de Funcionários e Suporte Governamental São Fundamentais Para a Competitividade das PMEs na América Latina|
|10/08/13||SG||McCorstin Named President of Asia Pacific Freight Forwarding|
|10/08/13||US||UPS to Expand Natural Gas Footprint|
|10/08/13||MX||La Retención de Personal y el Apoyo Gubernamental son Clave Para La Competitividad de Las PYMes en América Latina|
|10/02/13||US||UPS Introduces New Shipment Service Levels For Its Temperature True Portfolio|
|09/26/13||US||Global Study Reveals Online Shoppers Want More Convenience|
|07/25/13||US||UPS Reports Reduction Of Total Greenhouse Gas Emissions|