UPS Honored As WBENC Top Corporation For Women Business Enterprises

Gary Kallenbach, UPS chief procurement officer, and, Estrella Cramer, UPS supplier diversity director, received the Platinum distinction award on behalf of UPS and were recognized in front of an audience of more than 1,500 business leaders at the WBENC Summit & Salute to Women's Business Enterprises award ceremony that took place March 23, 2017, in New Orleans. “Our UPS supplier diversity process ensures that the small, minority and woman-owned businesses that drive economic development in the c

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UPS Invests More Than $90 Million In Natural Gas Vehicles And Infrastructure

UPS further cements its leadership in the alternative fuel market while continuing to reduce its environmental footprint with this more than $90 million investment in natural gas. “With more than 4,400 natural gas vehicles and a network of fueling stations, UPS has had great results using natural gas as an alternative fuel in our fleet,” said Mark Wallace, UPS senior vice president global engineering and sustainability. In 2016, we used more than 61 million gallons of natural gas in our ground f

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Coyote Logistics Expands Brokerage Model To Guadalajara, Mexico

US 03/14/17Chicago & Mexico CityCoyote Logistics Expands Brokerage Model To Guadalajara, MexicoCoyote Logistics can now better assist customers throughout Latin America by opening its new office in metropolitan Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. As a UPS company, Coyote, through the Guadalajara office, will continue to offer truckload, less-than-truckload, intermodal brokerage and transportation management services to shippers. “The Guadalajara office is a smart expansion for Coyote and our customers

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Survey: Pharma Industry Ranks UPS, Marken As Top Clinical Trial Logistics Provider

Fielded and tabulated just after the announcement and closing of UPS’s acquisition of Marken, respectively, the combined brands were among 22 top providers of supply chain logistics for the pharma-biotech industry rated. “UPS and Marken are honored to be recognized by the industry for best-in-class service offerings for clinical trials,” says Geoff Light, UPS president of healthcare logistics strategy. Marken works closely with its clinical trial clients and investigator sites to collect and shi

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UPS Recognized As One Of World’s Most Ethical Companies For Eleventh Consecutive Year

US 03/13/17Atlanta, GAUPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced that it has been recognized by the Ethisphere® Institute as a World’s Most Ethical Company for the eleventh consecutive year. The Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, honored UPS in the Logistics & Transportation category. “We work hard to have high ethical standards in all our efforts across the globe. "Congratulations to everyone at UPS for being recognized as a World's

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UPS Breaks Ground On New Salt Lake City Regional Operations Facility

US 02/23/17Salt Lake City, UT$275 million project will feature advanced automation technology to support 1,500 jobsUPS (NYSE:UPS) will build a new regional operations hub in Salt Lake City that will be among the largest processing facilities in its global package network. When completed in late 2018, the new 840,000 square foot facility will process 69,000 packages per hour as a complement to the existing 200,000 square foot operations in town. “This new regional hub is one of our strategic init

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UPS Applauds The Advancement Of Groundbreaking Global Customs Agreement

US 02/22/17Washington, DCCustoms deal helps propel exports by setting global standardsUPS (NYSE: UPS), commends the 110 countries who ratified the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA), a pact that will raise standards for customs processing and allow exports to reach their destinations more quickly and efficiently. “TFA ushers in a new customs framework, making businesses more competitive and facilitating their growth through exports,” said David Abney, UPS Chairman and CEO. TFA sets new standards

By | February 21st, 2017|shippers|0 Comments

UPS Testa Entrega Residencial Por Meio De Drone Lançado A Partir Do Teto De Um Carro De Entrega

Ao contrário dos testes anteriores com drones, o da UPS/Workhorse incorporou a entrega com o drone nas operações rotineiras de entrega. A UPS (NYSE:UPS) anuncia hoje que testou com sucesso um drone que é lançado do teto de um carro da UPS® e entrega de forma autônoma um pacote em uma residência, retornando depois ao veículo, enquanto o motorista continua a rota para fazer uma entrega diferente. A Workhorse construiu o drone e o carro de entrega elétrico da UPS utilizado no teste. Nesse teste, o

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