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04.23.14

UPS Increases its Joining Forces Hiring Commitment to 50,000

13,000 veterans hired to-date, 18,000 employee volunteer service hours delivered to veterans groups

UPS (NYSE: UPS) announced today plans to hire 50,000 veterans by the end of 2018. The total doubles the company's original five-year hiring pledge made last year as part of the Obama Administration's Joining Forces initiative. In 2013, UPS hired 13,000 veterans, an increase of more than 30 percent from the prior year.

04.16.14

UPS to Release 1st Quarter Results on Thursday, April 24, 2014

UPS (NYSE: UPS) will announce its 2014 first quarter results on Thursday, April 24, 2014, at approximately 7:45 a.m. Eastern Time.

04.10.14

UPS Boosts Capacity In Three Key North American Markets

Expansions cater to retail, industrial manufacturing and healthcare customers

UPS (NYSE: UPS), driven by strong demand from customers in the retail, manufacturing and healthcare industries, today announced facility enhancements in three key North American markets. The expanded locations include Calgary, Alberta, Canada; Hebron, Ky.; and Mira Loma, Calif.

04.07.14

The UPS Foundation Invests More Than $9 Million In Grants And Support For Global Community Safety

Foundation awards grants to 24 nonprofit organizations to support global humanitarian relief and road safety

Today, The UPS Foundation, the philanthropic arm of UPS (NYSE: UPS), announced it will donate more than $9 million toward community safety initiatives focused on enhancing disaster response, recovery, and emergency preparedness through enhanced technology infrastructure and road safety initiatives. To underscore the importance of humanitarian supply chain capabilities, UPS will deploy UPS Relief LinkTM, humanitarian supply chain solutions that strengthen the tracking of critical relief supplies. UPS is working with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees UNHCR) to provide better visibility of the journey of urgently needed items through the last mile of delivery to refugees.

UPS Leadership

UPS Vice President of Information Services, Nick Costides, was named to Computerworld's 2014 Premier 100 IT Leaders list. Learn More »

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Saving Fuel: Alternative Fuels Drive UPS to Innovative Solutions

UPS is engaged deeply in a global conversation about the future of fuels and energy, because managing fuels and energy is essential to our sustainable business success. UPS is aggressive in using alternative vehicles under real-world operating conditions. We currently operate one of the largest private alternative fuel fleets in the industry. Learn More »