UPS Granted First of its Kind Special Permit for Electronic Reporting of Hazmat
Electronic records will replace hard copy shipping papers for feeder operations beginning June 1, 2014
UPS® (NYSE: UPS) announced it will begin to transmit hazardous material information electronically, by phone, or fax starting June 1, 2014. This new method of communicating "shipping paper" information, authorized by the U.S. Department of Transportation's Pipeline and Hazardous Material Safety Administration (PHMSA) through Hazardous Materials Special Permit 15747 issued to UPS, only affects UPS small package tractor-trailer operations, the movement of small package shipments between UPS facilities and deliveries by tractor trailer. UPS Freight and all other UPS operations will continue to carry hard-copy shipping papers for hazardous materials.
UPS Invests in Propane for U.S. Delivery Fleet
Initial fueling infrastructure built at 50 locations in collaboration with Propane Education & Research Council
UPS® (NYSE: UPS) today announced plans to purchase 1,000 propane package delivery trucks and install an initial 50 fueling stations at UPS locations. The investment in propane vehicles and infrastructure is approximately $70 million.
The UPS Store Announces New Outsourcing Services During National Consumer Protection Week
The UPS Store Aligns Itself with Service Providers To Help Small Business Owners Make Informed Decisions
It's National Consumer Protection Week March 2-8, a nationwide campaign dedicated to encouraging people to make better-informed decisions about finances, health, privacy and technology. To help make it easier for small businesses to make smart decisions, The UPS Store® announced the addition of several companies to their small business solutions site. The site presents exclusive offers for a variety of services and products small business owners may look to outsource.
UPS Commends Chairman Camp and House Ways and Means Committee on Taking the First Step Towards Achieving Comprehensive Tax Reform
Proposals Such as this Comprehensive Tax Reform Discussion Draft are the Right Path to Lead to Economic Growth and American Competitiveness
UPS (NYSE:UPS), a global logistics provider and leading advocate for comprehensive tax reform, applauds the release of a tax reform discussion draft by the House Ways and Means Committee. Today's proposal is the result of hard work by Members of the Ways and Means Committee and the leadership of Chairman Dave Camp (R - MI).