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UPS Recognized As Top Community-Minded Company On 2017 Civic 50 List

Points of Light’s Civic 50 recognizes the 50 most community-minded companies in the nation each year. The Civic 50 survey was administered by True Impact, a company specializing in helping organizations maximize and measure their social and business value. The survey instrument consists of quantitative and multiple-choice questions that inform the Civic 50 scoring process. To learn more about the Civic 50 and see a full list of the winners, please visit www.Civic50.org. The UPS Foundation can be

By | 2017-06-21T00:53:00+00:00 June 21st, 2017|companies|0 Comments

Deutsche Post DHL Group remains on course for growth

Group revenue climbed by more than EUR 1 billion to EUR 14.9 billion. All four divisions contributed to the strong growth. Volumes and revenue saw substantial growth in particular in the German and international Parcel and eCommerce businesses as well as the... Group revenue climbed by more than EUR 1 billion to EUR 14.9 billion. With Group EBIT of EUR 885 million, Deutsche Post DHL Group surpassed the good prior-year result and registered the strongest first quarter in the company’s history¹.“Following a record year in 2016, the upward trend has continued at Deutsche Post DHL Group this year. The company has successfully expanded its Parcel business into international markets, and has also introduced new solutions in its Express business to continue c

By | 2017-05-11T00:53:00+00:00 May 11th, 2017|shippers|0 Comments

USPS posts FY2017 2nd quarter results

Even with continued achievements in improving operational efficiency and revenue, the Postal Service cannot overcome systemic financial imbalances caused by legal and other constraints. Passage of legislation that would allow the Postal Service to operate within a more sustainable business model is urgently needed. “America deserves a financially stable Postal Service that can continue to play a vital role in our economy and society. For reporters interested in speaking with a regional Postal Se

By | 2017-05-10T00:53:00+00:00 May 10th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

FedEx Releases 2017 Global Citizenship Report

FedEx Releases 2017 Global Citizenship ReportNew Vehicle Fuel Efficiency Goal SetFedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) announced today the online release of its 2017 Global Citizenship Report (GCR), which details how the company connects the world responsibly and resourcefully. Highlights from this year’s report include:EconomyFedEx invested more than $46 million in 97 global communities in FY16 as part of its newly-launched FedEx Cares charitable giving program. The company set a new goal to increase vehicle

By | 2017-04-11T00:53:00+00:00 April 11th, 2017|shippers|0 Comments

UPS To Add New $200 Million Facility To Dallas-Fort Worth Presence

US 04/04/17Arlington1.1 million square feet of additional capacity will support fast-growing North Texas business economyUPS (NYSE:UPS) announced today plans to build a new $200 million package operations facility in Arlington, TX. Powered by industry leading operational technology and equipment, the new UPS® hub will create even greater network efficiency and flexibility to manage business and consumer-directed package growth for the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. Advanced package scanning and so

By | 2017-04-04T00:53:00+00:00 April 4th, 2017|shippers|0 Comments

The UPS Foundation Commits $14.1 Million To Humanitarian Relief & Community Safety

This year, The UPS Foundation will award $14.1 million in grant funding and in-kind support to advance humanitarian relief and community safety initiatives around the world. The UPS Foundation also is working with UNICEF on the rollout of Visibility for Vaccines (ViVa), a cutting-edge tracking system that enables early identification of potential stock outs and overstocks of vaccines. ViVa will help global communities ensure supply of life-saving vaccines by providing alerts of critical shortage

By | 2017-03-29T00:53:00+00:00 March 29th, 2017|shippers|0 Comments

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

By | 2017-03-15T00:53:00+00:00 March 15th, 2017|shippers|0 Comments

USPS FY 2017 first quarter results

Postal Service posted a net loss of approximately $200 million for the first quarter of fiscal year 2017 (October 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016). The first quarter, which includes the holiday mailing season, is typically the Postal Service's strongest quarter of the fiscal year. (See Selected FY 2017 First Quarter Results of Operations table below). Beginning in 2017, the PSRHBF is to be used to fund the Postal Service’s share of retiree health benefit premiums. The Postal Service receives no tax

By | 2017-02-08T23:53:00+00:00 February 8th, 2017|shippers|0 Comments

USPS FY 2017 first quarter results

Postal Service posted a net loss of approximately $200 million for the first quarter of fiscal year 2017 (October 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016). The first quarter, which includes the holiday mailing season, is typically the Postal Service's strongest quarter of the fiscal year. (See Selected FY 2017 First Quarter Results of Operations table below). Beginning in 2017, the PSRHBF is to be used to fund the Postal Service’s share of retiree health benefit premiums. The Postal Service receives no tax

By | 2017-02-08T23:53:00+00:00 February 8th, 2017|shippers|0 Comments

UPS Invests $18 Million In On-Site Solar

The estimated $18 million investment will provide a nearly five-fold increase in the amount of power generated from solar at UPS facilities today. With more than 2,580 UPS facilities worldwide, UPS is ideally positioned to expand its investment in renewable energy. The completion of these projects will expand UPS’s owned solar power generating capacity by almost 10 megawatts. UPS’s investment in solar power began in 2004 in Palm Springs, Calif., where solar panels were installed and are still ge

By | 2017-02-06T23:53:00+00:00 February 6th, 2017|shippers|0 Comments