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 Sets 2015 Rates
UPS® (NYSE:UPS) today released new published rates for 2015. UPS® Ground, Air, International, UPS Freight®, and UPS air freight rates within and between the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico will increase an average of 4.9 percent. The increase is effective Dec. 29, 2014.
The UPS Foundation Awards Nearly $2.5 Million in Environmental Grants
More Than Three Million Trees Planted Across 47 Countries to Support Global Environmental Sustainability
The UPS Foundation, the philanthropic arm of UPS® (NYSE: UPS), announced it has awarded nearly $2.5 million to non-profit organizations with an emphasis on environmental sustainability. The UPS Foundation's largest environmental grant recipient is The Nature Conservancy, a leading conservation organization that works globally to protect ecologically important lands and bodies of water.