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Seoul, KR (1 Press Release)

UPS Expands Incheon Air Hub in Korea

Larger facility sets new shipment handling standards and facilitates trade growth between Korea and key markets around the world

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced the official opening of its newly expanded hub at Incheon International Airport. Situated within the airport's Cargo Terminal Area, the newly expanded hub occupies over 9,000 square meters, more than 60 percent increase in size. The increased capacity allows UPS to increase import, export and transshipment capability by around 50 percent.

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Mississagua, ON, CA (2 Press Releases)

UPS étend sa présence en Colombie-Britannique

Un investissement de plusieurs millions de dollars qui créera des emplois et élargira la portée d’UPS au Canada

UPS® (NYSE:UPS) a fait savoir aujourd’hui qu’elle élargirait son réseau canadien en ouvrant trois centres ’activités opérationnelles en Colombie-Britannique, soit à Kamloops, à Nanaimo et à Comox, en plus d’agrandir son centre de Kelowna.

UPS Extends Brown Network in British Columbia

Multi-Million Dollar Investment Supports New Jobs and Expands UPS Operations in Canada

UPS® (NYSE:UPS) today announced it will be expanding its Canadian network by opening three operation centres in British Columbia (BC) - Kamloops, Nanaimo and Comox, as well expanding its centre in Kelowna.

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Dallas, US (1 Press Release)

UPS Announces Two New Dallas-Fort Worth Buildings

Additional pickup and delivery services will address volume growth. New facilities bring approximately 500 new jobs to the area.

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced the addition of two new package distribution facilities in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Both buildings are being leased and modified to serve as distribution facilities. These new additions to UPS's integrated network address growth in package volume.

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Kuala Lumpur, MY (1 Press Release)

UPS Appoints Veteran TH Lim to Lead UPS Malaysia

UPS® (NYSE: UPS) announced today that Tze Hsien (TH) Lim has been named General Manager of UPS Malaysia. Lim, a UPS veteran of over 20 years, assumes responsibility for all express delivery and logistics activities for UPS Malaysia.

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Miami, US (3 Press Releases)

Las Pequeñas y Medianas Empresas Líderes en América Latina Revelan sus Mejores Prácticas en el Area de Exportación

La nueva encuesta de UPS resalta la importancia de seleccionar una red óptima de logística, realizar investigaciones para identificar recursos y desarrollar incentivos competitivos

El más reciente estudio UPS Business Monitor™ Export Index Latin America (BMEI), comisionado por UPS (NYSE:UPS) y realizado por RGX (Global Export Network), revela los resultados de una encuesta efectuada a Pequeñas y Medianas Empresas (PyMEs) en América Latina con el objetivo de analizar las mejores prácticas de exportación del segmento. El informe revela los factores principales que contribuyen al éxito de estas empresas, incluyendo la importancia de asociarse con un proveedor de logística multifuncional, realizar investigaciones, aprovechar las iniciativas existentes e implementar precios competitivos.

Leading Latin American Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Reveal Best Exporting Practices

New UPS survey underscores importance of choosing an optimal logistics network, conducting research to identify resources and developing competitive incentives

The UPS Business Monitor™ Export Index Latin America (BMEI), the latest study commissioned by UPS (NYSE: UPS) and conducted by RGX Global Export Network, surveyed the leading small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Latin America, analyzing the segment's best practices for exporting. The report reveals key factors for success including the importance of partnering with a cross-functional logistics provider, conducting research, leveraging existing incentives and implementing competitive pricing

Estudo da UPS Com PMEs da América Latina Revela as Melhores Práticas de Exportação Para o Setor

Nova pesquisa ressalta a importância de escolher uma rede logística ideal, realizar pesquisas para identificar os recursos e desenvolver incentivos competitivos

O The UPS Business Monitor™ Export Index Latin America (BMEI), o mais recente estudo encomendado pela UPS (NYSE: UPS) e conduzido por RGX Global Export Network, pesquisou as principais pequenas e médias empresas (PME) na América Latina, analisando as melhores práticas do segmento para exportação. O relatório revela fatores importantes para o sucesso, incluindo a importância da parceria com um provedor de logística multifuncional, realização de pesquisas, aproveitamento dos incentivos existentes e implementação de preços competitivos.

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Warsaw, PL (1 Press Release)

UPS Invests in Two New Polish Facilities

Both facilities represent a combined 25 million USD investment and will bring more than 300 new UPS jobs to Poland

Today, UPS (NYSE: UPS) announced intentions to establish two new facilities in Poland representing a combined 25 million (USD) investment. The first is a new parcel sorting hub and center in the town of Strykow. The investment in this facility is the largest of its kind for the company in Poland and construction is scheduled to begin this September. The second facility will house a UPS Global Business Services (GBS) center in the city of Lodz - the second of its kind in the country. Both are scheduled to be operational in the first half of 2015 and will create more than 300 new UPS jobs in Poland.

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Singapore, SG (1 Press Release)

UPS Survey: Time to Act on Untapped Opportunities in Healthcare Industry (Asia)

Successful companies embrace technology and partnership strategies to manage risk and take advantage of opportunity

An environment of increasing risks, complex regulations and continuing cost pressures is impeding healthcare executives across the globe and particularly in Asia from moving quickly to seize untapped industry opportunities, according to the 7th annual UPS "Pain in the (Supply) Chain" survey.

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Menifee, CA, US (1 Press Release)

UPS Expands Menifee, Calif. Facility

Expanded Facility Will Accommodate Increased Shipping Volume

UPS announced today a $17.5 million expansion of its delivery center in Menifee, Calif., to handle increased shipping volume from customers throughout the region. The expansion, which more than doubles the existing space, will open in late September. In addition to expedited package processing capability supported by advanced technology and conveyor systems, the facility will have expanded vehicle parking and an enlarged UPS Customer Center.

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London, UK (1 Press Release)

UK SMEs Outperform Other European Countries in Growth Through Exports

  • UPS survey finds that UK small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) exporting outside EU lead the field in increasing turnover
  • Cost and culture still a barrier to international growth for UK SMEs
  • UK 'Island Mentality' inhibits market growth within EU

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Hong Kong, CN (1 Press Release)

UPS Hong Kong Awarded with AEO Certification

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced that it has been awarded the Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) certification by the Customs and Excise Department (C&ED) of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. The certification strengthens UPS's customs-to-business partnership with authorities, and supports international trade by enhancing supply chain security and improving business processes.

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Warszawa, PL (1 Press Release)

UPS Ogłasza Dwie Nowe Inwestycje W Polsce

Obie inwestycje, o łącznej wartości 25 mln USD, to ponad 300 nowych miejsc pracy stworzonych przez UPS w Polsce

W dniu dzisiejszym firma UPS (NYSE:UPS) poinformowała o planach dotyczących dwóch nowych inwestycji w Polsce o łącznej wartości 25 milionów USD. Pierwsza z nich dotyczy rozpoczęcia budowy nowego centrum przeładunkowego oraz oddziału UPS w Strykowie. Budowa nowego centrum,  która rozpocznie się we wrześniu, to największy tego typu projekt firmy w Polsce. Drugą inwestycją wdrażaną przez UPS będzie otwarcie w Łodzi drugiego na terenie Polski centrum obsługi procesów biznesowych (Global Business Services). Otwarcie obu obiektów planowane jest w pierwszej połowie 2015 roku,  a zatrudnienie znajdzie w nich docelowo łącznie ponad 300 osób.

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Neuss, DE (1 Press Release)

UPS Access Point Als Markenname In Deutschland Eingeführt

UPS® (NYSE:UPS) gab heute bekannt, dass die mehr als 2.500 UPS Paket Shop™ Standorte in Deutschland in UPS Access Point™ umbenannt werden. Durch diese Änderung wird Unternehmen und Privatkunden, die zunehmend grenzüberschreitende Lieferungen benötigen, ein international einheitlicher Markenname präsentiert. Der neue Name soll es den Kunden auch über Deutschland hinaus erleichtern, einen UPS Access Point, also einen Zugangspunkt zum UPS Service, auszuwählen - unabhängig davon, wo sie eine Bestellung aufgeben oder erhalten. Die Umbenennung der UPS Paket Shop Standorte in UPS Access Point beginnt jetzt im Herbst, die bisherigen UPS Dienstleistungen werden dort wie gewohnt weiterhin angeboten.

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San Diego, US (2 Press Releases)

The UPS Store Expands 3D Printing Across the U.S.

First Nationwide Retailer to Offer 3D Print Plans to Expand to Nearly 100 Centers Nationwide to Better Meet the Needs of Small Business Owner

Following the successful launch of 3D print in six markets across the country, The UPS Store® is expanding 3D printing services to meet the growing demands of its small business customers to nearly 100 additional locations nationwide.

The UPS Store, Inc. Notifies Customers Of Potential Data Compromise and Incident Resolution

The UPS Store, Inc., among many other U.S. retailers, recently received a government bulletin regarding a broad-based malware intrusion not identified by current anti-virus software. Upon receiving the bulletin, The UPS Store retained an IT security firm and conducted a review of its systems and the systems of its franchised center locations. The UPS Store discovered malware identified in the bulletin on systems at 51 locations in 24 states (about 1%) of 4,470 franchised center locations throughout the United States.

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Atlanta, US (8 Press Releases)

UPS Continues Tradition of Global Community Service

Employees around the World Celebrate 12th Annual Global Volunteer Month through Volunteer Efforts

Since its founding in 1907, UPS® (NYSE: UPS) has established a strong legacy of supporting the communities it serves around the world. During the month of October, UPS's nearly 400,000 employees will aim to donate 315,000 volunteer hours to community service efforts through the company's annual Global Volunteer Month. This goal is a 5 percent increase over last year's monthly hours total.

UPS Named to Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for Second Consecutive Year

For 10th Straight Year, UPS named to DJSI North America Index

UPS® (NYSE: UPS) announced it was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) for the second consecutive year, positioning the company in the top 10 percent of sustainability performers among the 2,500 largest companies tracked in the S&P Global Broad Market IndexSM. For the 10th straight year, UPS was also named to the DJSI North American Index.

CDP Ranks UPS in Top Ten Percent of Companies Measured for Sustainability Efforts

UPS makes CDLI with a score of 100 out of 100

UPS® (NYSE: UPS) announced it secured a top ranking on the CDP's Climate Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI) of Standard & Poor's (S&P) 500 companies for the fourth consecutive year. With a score of 100 out of 100, UPS ranked among the top ten percent of companies measured and one of only 14 to receive a score of 100.

UPS Statement About Shooting Incident Near Birmingham, AL

Jefferson County (Ala.) Medical Examiner's Office Confirms Identities

UPS has been advised by the Jefferson County (Ala.) Medical Examiner's Office that it has identified the three people killed during a shooting incident at a UPS facility outside Birmingham, Ala., on Sept. 23. In addition, we can confirm the families have been notified.

UPS Survey: Time to Act on Untapped Opportunities in Healthcare Industry

Successful companies embrace technology and partnership strategies to manage risk and take advantage of opportunity

An environment of increasing risks, complex regulations and continuing cost pressures is impeding healthcare executives from moving quickly to seize untapped industry opportunities, according to the 7th annual UPS "Pain in the (Supply) Chain" survey. Globally, healthcare executives are planning for strategic partnerships and technology investment to mitigate risks and capitalize on growth opportunities.

UPS Begins Hiring for 2014 Holiday Season

  • 90,000-95,000 seasonal employees needed to handle anticipated e-commerce-driven holiday delivery surge
  • UPS improving forecasting, capacity, package tracking and customer communication to meet ongoing e-commerce and B2B shipping demands
  • Seasonal positions often an entry point to long-term UPS employment

The UPS Foundation's Martinez Named to International Association for Volunteer Efforts Board

Martinez to also chair IAVE's Global Corporate Volunteer Council

UPS® (NYSE: UPS) announced the appointment of Eduardo Martinez, president of The UPS Foundation, to the Board of Directors of the International Association for Volunteer Efforts (IAVE), effective immediately. As a member of the Board, Martinez will support IAVE's mission to promote, strengthen and celebrate the development of worldwide volunteerism, which closely aligns with The UPS Foundation's focus on global volunteer efforts.

UPS Provides Transport of Ebola Aid

UPS® (NYSE: UPS) today announced it is providing transportation support and commitments totaling $400,000 in gifts-in-kind (GIK) for urgent relief items to combat the deadly Ebola outbreak which has claimed the lives of more than 1,500 individuals in West Africa.

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Bangkok, TH (1 Press Release)

UPS Opens New Contract Logistics Facility Bolstering Capacity in Thailand

Largest UPS facility in Asia offers integrated services to Seagate Technology customers

UPS® (NYSE: UPS) announced the opening of its newest contract logistics facility in Amphur Sungnoen, Nakhonratchasima Province. The facility is dedicated to Seagate Technology and offers small package delivery, freight and contract logistics services, and technology solutions that together demonstrate the value of a fully integrated logistics solution.

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Houston, US (1 Press Release)

UPS Expands Two Houston-Area Buildings

Extra package processing capacity combined with added pickup and delivery services will address volume growth.

UPS® (NYSE: UPS) today announced expansion projects for two Houston-area distribution centers. UPS's Mykawa and Conroe facilities will increase delivery capabilities to address anticipated customer needs connected with peak holiday shipping demand.

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Brussels, BE (1 Press Release)

European Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Need Support to Expand Exporting

Perceived risk, administrative burden, and lack of information on regulation in non-EU markets hold back SMEs from international growth

SMEs across Europe are not taking full advantage of export opportunities, according to a survey commissioned by UPS (NYSE: UPS) of more than 8,000 SME owners or directors across seven countries.

09/30/14 US UPS Continues Tradition of Global Community Service
09/29/14 US UPS Named to Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for Second Consecutive Year
09/26/14 US CDP Ranks UPS in Top Ten Percent of Companies Measured for Sustainability Efforts
09/26/14 UK UK SMEs Outperform Other European Countries in Growth Through Exports
09/25/14 US UPS Expands Two Houston-Area Buildings
09/24/14 US UPS Statement About Shooting Incident Near Birmingham, AL
09/24/14 SG UPS Survey: Time to Act on Untapped Opportunities in Healthcare Industry (Asia)
09/23/14 KR UPS Expands Incheon Air Hub in Korea
09/23/14 US UPS Survey: Time to Act on Untapped Opportunities in Healthcare Industry
09/22/14 US The UPS Store Expands 3D Printing Across the U.S.
09/18/14 MY UPS Appoints Veteran TH Lim to Lead UPS Malaysia
09/16/14 US UPS Begins Hiring for 2014 Holiday Season
09/16/14 TH UPS Opens New Contract Logistics Facility Bolstering Capacity in Thailand
09/15/14 DE UPS Access Point Als Markenname In Deutschland Eingeführt
09/12/14 US The UPS Foundation's Martinez Named to International Association for Volunteer Efforts Board
09/03/14 PL UPS Invests in Two New Polish Facilities
09/03/14 PL UPS Ogłasza Dwie Nowe Inwestycje W Polsce
09/02/14 MX Las Pequeñas y Medianas Empresas Líderes en América Latina Revelan sus Mejores Prácticas en el Area de Exportación
09/02/14 US Leading Latin American Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Reveal Best Exporting Practices
09/02/14 US UPS Provides Transport of Ebola Aid
09/02/14 BE European Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Need Support to Expand Exporting
09/02/14 BR Estudo da UPS Com PMEs da América Latina Revela as Melhores Práticas de Exportação Para o Setor
08/28/14 US UPS Expands Menifee, Calif. Facility
08/28/14 HK UPS Hong Kong Awarded with AEO Certification
08/21/14 US UPS Announces Two New Dallas-Fort Worth Buildings
08/20/14 CA UPS étend sa présence en Colombie-Britannique
08/20/14 US The UPS Store, Inc. Notifies Customers Of Potential Data Compromise and Incident Resolution
08/20/14 CA UPS Extends Brown Network in British Columbia