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Our Story Wins the Third Season of the “FedEx Junior Business Challenge”

“The student entrepreneurship I witnessed today at the FedEx Junior Business Challenge was incredible,” said Tommy Fleetwood. “We’re proud to work with the PGA TOUR and JA Worldwide to positively impact aspiring entrepreneurs through the FedEx Junior Business Challenge. The FedEx Junior Business Challenge program is part of the newly launched FedEx Cares 50 by 50, a journey to deliver hope, change and new possibilities for 50 million people by the company’s 50th anniversary in 2023. With FedEx a

By | 2019-08-20T17:00:00+00:00 August 20th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS Forms Subsidiary And Applies For FAA Certification To Operate Drone Delivery Unit

US 07/23/19Atlanta, GASubsidiary named UPS Flight Forward, Inc. UPS Flight Forward is positioned to be the one of the first fully-certified U.S. drone operations. UPS (NYSE:UPS) today said it has applied to the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for Part 135 certification to operate commercial drone flights in the UPS® network under a subsidiary business called UPS Flight Forward, Inc. When approved, this certification lays the foundation for drone flights beyond an operator’s visual lin

By | 2019-07-22T17:00:00+00:00 July 22nd, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS Launches My Choice® For Business Platform To Enhance Visibility And Control For SMBs

UPS My Choice® for business will enable a consistent customer experience for both business-to-consumer (B2C) and business-to-business (B2B) companies. “We’re excited to offer a full suite of UPS My Choice® capabilities to our SMB customers so they have more visibility and control than ever before,” said Kevin Warren, Chief Marketing Officer at UPS. Streamlining and optimizing the customer experience is key to helping SMBs build a reputable brand and earn repeat business. UPS My Choice® for busin

By | 2019-07-22T17:00:00+00:00 July 22nd, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS Launches First-Of-Its-Kind Women Exporters Program Workshops In The U.S.

US 06/25/19Baltimore, MDUPS Brings The International Program To The U.S., Hosts Workshops And Mentoring Sessions At WBENC National Conference. As part of its continuing efforts to create an inclusive business environment and growth opportunities for women, UPS (NYSE:UPS) has announced the launch of the Women Exporters Program workshops for U.S. businesses. The program will help women business owners and leaders to gain access to the vast global marketplace, comprising 95% of the world’s buyers.

By | 2019-06-24T17:00:00+00:00 June 24th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS Brings Commitment And Support To Pride Month

US 06/11/19Atlanta, GACommitments, grants, business empowerment and hands-on support among Pride Month and Diversity and Inclusion Activities. UPS (NYSE: UPS) is continuing its support for the LGBTQ community, and UPS employees are volunteering their own time in more than a dozen pride celebrations. UPS has also confirmed its commitment through The Business Statement on Transgender Equality, led by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) and Out Leadership. UPS employees are demonstrating support by par

By | 2019-06-10T17:00:00+00:00 June 10th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

Ten Business Owners Advance In The UPS Store Small Biz Challenge For A Chance At $25,000

The challenge aims to find small business owners who think they have what it takes to compete in a live business competition, testing the core skills needed to be a successful entrepreneur. The UPS Store is searching for the most quick-witted, well-rounded small business owners who can handle absolutely any ing that comes their way. Both events are free and open to the public, and small business owners are invited to attend and network. The UPS Store locations in the U.S. are independently owned

By | 2019-06-09T17:00:00+00:00 June 9th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

FedEx and Junior Achievement Worldwide Tee Up For Third Season of the FedEx Junior Business Challenge

FedEx and Junior Achievement Worldwide Tee Up For Third Season of the FedEx Junior Business ChallengeNext Generation Entrepreneurs Will Pitch Business Concepts at PGA TOUR Tournaments for the Opportunity to Earn a $75,000 Donation from FedExMEMPHIS, Tenn., May 21, 2019 — FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and Junior Achievement (JA) Worldwide announced today that the FedEx Junior Business Challenge is returning for the third consecutive year. Follow the FedEx Junior Business Challenge all season long on Fa

By | 2019-05-20T17:00:00+00:00 May 20th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

The UPS Store, Inc. Launches Mission: Veteran Entrepreneurship Offering Franchise Incentives Up To $300,000

US 05/21/19San Diego, CAToday, The UPS Store, Inc. announced its recently launched, Mission: Veteran Entrepreneurship, a program offering significant financial incentives – valued at nearly $300,000 – for a select group of qualified U.S. military veterans to help open their own The UPS Store® franchise location. The UPS Store® locations in the U.S. are independently owned and operated by licensed franchisees of The UPS Store, Inc., a subsidiary of UPS (NYSE: UPS). For information on The UPS Stor

By | 2019-05-20T17:00:00+00:00 May 20th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

Half Of Americans Prefer Opening A Small Business To Retirement, According To The UPS Store Survey

US 05/06/19San Diego, CASecond annual “Inside Small Business Survey” reveals both optimism and fear for owning a small businessNew data from the second annual The UPS Store® “Inside Small Business Survey” reveals that the entrepreneurial spirit remains strong. In fact, 72 percent of small business owners believe the current economy is a positive factor for the small business climate, compared to just 42 percent of non-small business owners. The UPS Store Supports Small BusinessTo support small b

By | 2019-05-05T17:00:00+00:00 May 5th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

USPS is bridging physical, digital worlds to take mail to new heights

“New combinations of physical and digital are proving to be a growth opportunity for our industry,” said Brennan. These included Informed Delivery, which allows residential customers to see a mobile preview of their mail, and provides businesses with a new way to engage consumers and extract more value from their investment in mail. “More than 2,000 mail senders are now using Informed Delivery to entice consumers toward a website, a coupon, or to open an app or connect directly with a business,”

By | 2019-05-05T17:00:00+00:00 May 5th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments