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UPS Ready for 2014 Peak Season, Forecasting Record Holiday Deliveries

  • Peak Day - 34 million packages predicted for delivery Monday, Dec. 22
  • Peak December - record worldwide delivery volume anticipated with more than 585 million packages, an increase of 11%
  • Peak Readiness - initiatives include investments and projects for improved forecasting, capacity, visibility and communications


The UPS Store Supports Small Businesses Through Access to Outsourced Services and Solutions

In an effort to further support its small business customer community, The UPS Store® introduced six new business resources available through the Small Business Solutions portal today. The portal, already attracting more than one million* visitors provides access to exclusive content and offers from a variety of service providers. The new additions include:


UPS Delivers Strong 3Q Results, 3Q EPS Moves 13.8 Percent Higher

  • Global Shipments Rise 6.9% to 1.1 Billion
  • U.S. Domestic Operating Margin Improves to 14.7%
  • International Export Packages per Day Climb 9.4%
  • Supply Chain and Freight Operating Margin Hits 8.9%
  • Balanced Growth Across All Segments Drives Operating Profit up 8.3%
  • Reaffirms Full-Year Adjusted EPS Guidance of $4.90 to $5.00


UPS Driver Ginny Odom Marks 40 Years, 4 Million Miles Accident-Free

Orlando Tractor-Trailer Driver Achieves Remarkable Safe Driving Milestone

On Friday, when UPS® (NYSE:UPS) tractor-trailer driver Ginny Odom completed her usual 650-mile route towing twin 28-foot trailers from Orlando to Unadilla, Georgia, and back, she achieved a remarkable safe driving milestone - becoming the first female UPS driver in history to drive 40 years and more than 4 million miles without so much as a fender bender.

UPS Leadership

At every point in our history, veterans have returned home from war to lead and accomplish great things. Veterans coming home today have the same potential. Business just needs to give them a place to start and a place to grow, according to Myron Gray, president of U.S. Operations for UPS. Learn More »

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Key UPS 2014 Peak Facts

As the holiday shipping season approaches, UPS is ready to handle this year's anticipated volume of more than 585 million packages in December - an 11 percent increase over 2013. Learn More »

The coolest jobs in the Fortune 500

He's transported just about everything from army hospitals in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina to the Terracotta Warriors from Shanghai to the U.S. for exhibition. FORTUNE magazine named 'UPS Loadmaster' as one of the coolest jobs at a Fortune 500 company. Learn More »