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UPS Media Statement – Shipping Performance Update

Black Friday and Cyber Week sales in the U.S. were record-breaking and UPS delivered more than originally forecast as a result of such strong e-commerce demand. UPS customers can be confident UPS is taking the necessary steps to ensure the network operates with its customary dependable performance throughout the remainder of the holiday season. As previously announced, UPS expects to deliver about 750 million packages this holiday season. That’s about 40 million more packages than the 712 millio

By | 2017-12-12T23:53:00+00:00 December 12th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

UPS Named One Of America’s Most JUST Companies By Forbes And JUST Capital

US 12/12/17Atlanta, GAUPS’s Commitment to Social Responsibility Recognized On “Just 100” Rankings for the Second Consecutive YearUPS (NYSE: UPS) announced today it was named one of America’s Most JUST Companies by Forbes and JUST Capital, for the second consecutive year. The JUST Capital rankings encompass the 1,000 largest publicly-traded companies in the U.S. “We are honored to be named one of America’s most JUST companies,” said Crystal Lassiter, UPS senior director, global sustainability & e

By | 2017-12-11T23:53:00+00:00 December 11th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

Discover the world’s largest post office

Visit the world’s largest Post Office: m.usps.com, the mobile version of usps.com. During fiscal year 2017 (Oct. 1, 2016-Sept. 30, 2017) the world’s largest Post Office conducted more than 54 million transactions. On an average day, nearly 3 million customers visit the nation’s brick and mortar Post Offices while more than 2 million customers visit usps.com. For reporters interested in speaking with a regional Postal Service public relations professional, please go to about.usps.com/news/media-c

By | 2017-12-05T23:53:00+00:00 December 5th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

Target met for 2017: 5,000 StreetScooters in service at Deutsche Post DHL Group

After approximately 13 million kilometers driven, the results are very gratifying for the company. After approximately 13 million kilometers driven, the results are very gratifying for the company. The electric vehicles, which have to stop and start again over 300 times daily on over 300 days each year, have proven themselves in the tough world of everyday mail service. Besides that, their costs for maintenance and wear are 60 to 80 percent lower than for similar conventional vehicles. “Today, after 13.5 million kilometers driven we’ve proven that StreetScooter works. Emission-free mobility h

By | 2017-11-27T23:53:00+00:00 November 27th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

USPS ready for Cyber Monday

More than 6 million packages are expected to be delivered each Sunday in December. Mail carriers will also deliver Priority Mail Express packages on Christmas Day for an additional fee in select locations. Busiest WeekWith the increase in early and online gift shopping, the Postal Service no longer has a “busiest day” for holiday shipping. The Postal Service expects to deliver nearly 200 million packages per week from Dec. 11 to 24. For reporters interested in speaking with a regional Postal Ser

By | 2017-11-21T23:53:00+00:00 November 21st, 2017|companies|0 Comments

UPS Dramatically Increases Use Of Renewable Natural Gas

It is then distributed through the natural gas pipeline system, making it available for use as liquefied natural gas (LNG) or compressed natural gas (CNG). “UPS continues to make investments in renewable natural gas that help move the industry forward,” said Rob Larsen, CEO of Big Ox Energy. Earlier this year, UPS announced a more than $90 million investment in natural gas vehicles and infrastructure. This investment included an additional six compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling stations, 390 n

By | 2017-11-19T23:53:00+00:00 November 19th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

DHL announces additional €335 million expansion of its strategic Central Asia Hub in Hong Kong to bolster regional trade

This expansion brings DHL's commitment to this strategic hub to over €520 million, making it the largest infrastructural investment by DHL Express in Asia Pacific to date. Marks DHL’s total commitment in this strategic hub at over €520 millionWith an expected 50% increase in annual throughput, the expanded Central Asia Hub will further boost the company’s global multi-hub strategyDHL Express, the world’s leading international express services provider, today announced a €335 million expansion plan for its Central Asia Hub (CAH), in partnership with the Airport Authority Hong Kong. This expansion brings DHL’s commitment to this strategic hub to over €520 million, m

By | 2017-11-13T23:53:00+00:00 November 13th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

Deutsche Post DHL Group continues profitable growth trajectory in the third quarter

Group revenue was up by 5.6% to EUR 14.6 billion, with all four divisions contributing to the increase. With EBIT of EUR 834 million (2016: EUR 755 million), Deutsche Post DHL Group recorded the strongest third quarter in its history¹ and the eighth consecutive quarter in which the company has posted an all-time quarterly high.“We had a strong third quarter with record earnings yet again. The volume of capital expenditure came to EUR 443 million across all four divisions (2016: EUR 498 million). The Group continues to plan for full-year capital expenditure of approximately EUR 2.3 billion (2016: E

By | 2017-11-08T23:53:00+00:00 November 8th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

The UPS Foundation To Award $2.6 Million In Environmental Grants

By the end of 2017, 2.6 million trees will have been planted as a part of the program. The UPS Foundation’s goal is to fund the planting of 15 million trees by the end of 2020. “UPS set aggressive environmental goals that require innovative solutions for today’s global sustainability challenges,” said Eduardo Martinez, president of The UPS Foundation and chief diversity and inclusion officer at UPS. “The UPS Foundation helps us partner with organizations that help meet those same challenges. The

By | 2017-11-05T23:53:00+00:00 November 5th, 2017|companies|0 Comments

UPS Forecasts Another Record-Breaking Holiday Shipping Season

The record-breaking seasonal global delivery volume is approximately 5 percent above last year’s holiday peak shipping season volume. Of the 21 holiday delivery days before December 25, 17 are expected to exceed 30 million delivered packages. “Retail industry sales forecasts indicate another strong holiday season. During the busy holiday shipping season, UPS flexes its global delivery network to process nearly double the regular daily volume of about 19 million packages and documents. Each year,

By | 2017-10-26T00:53:00+00:00 October 26th, 2017|companies|0 Comments