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UPS To Acquire Coyote Logistics

07.31.15 | US

UPS to acquire technology-driven, non-asset based truckload freight brokerage, adding to portfolio with complementary revenue and operational synergies

Transaction Highlights

  • UPS announces agreement to acquire Coyote Logistics for $1.8 billion
  • Expands portfolio, adding large scale non-asset based full-truckload (FTL) and transportation management services
  • Provides growth opportunities for UPS from high growth truck freight market expansion, Coyote organic growth, customer cross-selling
  • Synergies for UPS backhaul utilization and purchased transportation
  • Leadership continuity: CEO Jeff Silver, an industry veteran, will continue to lead Coyote, as a UPS subsidiary
  • Coyote employees, expertise, systems and culture to be supported
  • Accretive to earnings in 2016
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UPS Applauds Passage Of Legislative Language To Tax All Fuels Equally

07.30.15 | US

Provision in short-term highway bill extension will end disparity in the way some alternative fuels are taxed

UPS® (NYSE:UPS), a leading global logistics provider, applauds the U.S. Congress for passing legislative language in today’s short-term highway extension equalizing the federal excise tax for liquefied natural gas (LNG) and propane with their counterparts, diesel and gasoline. This federal tax disparity for LNG and propane is perhaps the greatest disincentive to converting large commercial trucking fleets to run on alternative fuels.

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UPS Cools Wine with Summer Solutions

06.15.15 |

Along a winding, tree-lined road nestled in Napa Valley, Calif., Swiss entrepreneur Donald Hess first opened the Hess Collection Winery in 1978 and has expanded to more than 1,000 acres of vineyards.

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SpeechesSee all

  • 07.29.15 | US

    Thriving In the Golden Age of Aerospace

    May 13, 2015 – “Thriving In the Golden Age of Aerospace.” UPS Aerospace Summit 2015 – Atlanta, GA: Jim Barber, president of UPS International, discussed the importance of a logistics partnership in ensuring a seamless global supply chain management process that drives growth and profits. “Logistics is your physical lifeline to international customers, partners and suppliers,” Barber said.

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  • 06.08.15 | US

    A World Now Open for Business

    June 8, 2015 – Addressing the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum, Jim Barber, president of UPS International, told attendees that global trade is no longer an abstract concept – it’s quickly becoming everyday commerce. The businesses that are thriving in this new economy are using logistics to derive competitive advantage and deliver greater value.
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