UPS Appoints Philippe Gilbert President, Supply Chain Solutions

US 01/16/19Atlanta, GAUPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced Philippe Gilbert will join the company as President, Supply Chain Solutions, effective January, 2019. The UPS President, Supply Chain Solutions role is a newly created position. Gilbert will be responsible for Global Logistics and Distribution, Global Freight Forwarding, UPS Freight as well as the technology-driven truckload freight brokerage business at Coyote. From 2005 to 2013, Gilbert served as Executive Vice President for GEODIS Wilson,

By | 2019-01-15T16:00:00+00:00 January 15th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

FedEx Express to Acquire Express Business Of Flying Cargo Group in Israel

FedEx Express to Acquire International Express Business Of Flying Cargo Group in IsraelMEMPHIS, Tenn., and TEL AVIV, Israel, January 15, 2019—FedEx Express and Flying Cargo Group are pleased to announce that after nearly 30 years of close cooperation providing International Express transportation services to the Israeli market, they have reached a conditional agreement under which FedEx Express will acquire the International Express business of Flying Cargo Group in Israel. The announcement come

By | 2019-01-14T16:00:00+00:00 January 14th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS Gives U.S. Exporters A Helping Hand With Saturday Pick-Up Of International Shipments

US 01/14/19Atlanta, GAUPS (NYSE: UPS) is enabling its U.S. customers to sell their products globally with the same delivery speed as domestic shipments. Businesses that schedule a Saturday pick-up from the U.S. to 57 key international markets will have their shipments processed and shipped on Saturday and delivered as soon as Monday, one day faster than previous UPS time-in-transit. “One day makes a big difference when it comes to your international customers deciding to place an order,” said Na

By | 2019-01-13T16:00:00+00:00 January 13th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS Announces U.S. Rate Changes

US 12/05/18Atlanta, GAUPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced U.S. rate changes. Effective December 26, 2018, the rates for UPS® Ground, UPS Air and International services, as well as UPS Air Freight rates within and between the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico, will increase an average net 4.9%. UPS continues to make investments in capacity, technology and reach of our transportation network in order to support our customers’ growth, visibility, and service needs. Rate increases support ongoing expansion an

By | 2018-12-04T16:00:00+00:00 December 4th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS Expands Express Services To International High-Growth Markets

“We’re excited to announce that customers can now choose UPS to better compete globally with the time-definite services competitive businesses need,” said Nando Cesarone, president, UPS International. UPS customers can take advantage of robust customs brokerage services in these newly expanded areas. “In addition to expanding its service area, UPS improved time in transit to 24countries, primarily emerging markets, thereby increasing customers’ speed to market,” said Jean-Francois Condamine, UPS

By | 2018-11-12T16:00:00+00:00 November 12th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

Press Release

Rixo is now stocked in over 40 countries around the world and is a firm favourite with A-list stars such as Lily James, Kylie Minogue and Sandra Bullock. Perhaps you've found yourself clicking 'like' on a number of looks worn by social media influencers, only to discover they have all sourced their style from this hot new label. Rixo London is just that brand. It is a modern fashion business phenomenon, and one that perfectly illustrates the power of the digital space when it comes to growing an international brand. "That was really exciting and meant we could market confidently on social media, knowing anyone who wanted to order from us could do

By | 2018-09-30T17:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

FedEx Statement Regarding Hurricane Florence

FedEx Statement Regarding Hurricane FlorenceAs a global logistics leader, FedEx is committed to delivering for good by helping with disaster relief efforts and moving critical supplies where they’re needed most. In the aftermath of Hurricane Florence in the U.S. and Typhoon Mangkhut in the Philippines, Hong Kong and Southern China, we’re pledging more than $1 million in relief aid. We’re also actively supporting the work of disaster relief organizations , including Direct Relief, the American Re

By | 2018-09-19T17:00:00+00:00 September 19th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS And International Brotherhood Of Teamsters Reach Tentative New National Master UPS Freight Agreement

US 07/13/18Atlanta, GAUPS today announced a tentative agreement for a new Master UPS Freight Agreement with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. The five-year agreement, which is subject to ratification, covers about 11,000 Teamsters-represented UPS Freight employees. Meeting these goals for both the freight and small package agreements, UPS is poised for continued growth supported by greater flexibility to meet the needs of its customers. With agreements now reached for both the freight

By | 2018-07-12T17:00:00+00:00 July 12th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

New UPS Service Enhancements Facilitate Global Expansion For Malaysian SMEs

In addition to a series of service enhancements impacting over 43 towns in Peninsular Malaysia, UPS is bolstering its access points by 70 percent. Shippers are now able to gain easier access to UPS’s international shipping solutions at almost 180 UPS retail access points across Malaysia. “UPS has a long history of delivering quickly and reliably for its customers moving products across the globe,” said Mohamed Firoz, managing director for UPS Malaysia. It also encourages export activities; in li

By | 2018-06-26T17:00:00+00:00 June 26th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS And International Brotherhood Of Teamsters Reach Handshake Agreement For New National Master Agreement

US 06/22/18Atlanta, GAMonths of collective bargaining have culminated in a tentative agreement for UPS (NYSE: UPS) and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. The five-year agreement, which is subject to ratification, covers Teamsters-represented UPS employees in small package roles. UPS is well-positioned to grow and meet the needs of its customers. Negotiations continue on a number of supplemental agreements that cover local work rules as well as the separate agreement that covers about 11

By | 2018-06-21T17:00:00+00:00 June 21st, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments