UPS Adopts Proxy Access Bylaw

US 11/17/17Atlanta, GAUPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced its board of directors has adopted amended bylaws that incorporate current best practices and changes in Delaware law, including proxy access, which allows eligible shareowners to include their own director nominees in the company’s proxy materials. The board adopted proxy access as part of its ongoing commitment to strong corporate governance practices, following thoughtful discussions with shareowners through the Company’s long-standing outr

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UPS Applauds House On Passage Of Historic Tax Reform Bill

US 11/16/17Washington, DCLegislation will spur economic growth and job creationUPS® (NYSE: UPS), a global logistics provider and leading advocate for tax reform, commended the House of Representatives for passing the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the next step in achieving real and meaningful tax reform. About UPSUPS (NYSE: UPS) is a global leader in logistics, offering a broad range of solutions including transporting packages and freight; facilitating international trade, and deploying advanced techn

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UPS And Shopify Join Forces To Help Deliver Fast, Guaranteed Shipping To Merchants In Time For The Holiday Season

With UPS® services and solutions integrated into the Shopify platform, businesses can now easily manage all aspects of shipping and fulfillment in one place. “Shopify merchants now have access to UPS’s industry-leading tools and can provide the same high quality services as large ecommerce companies.”Shopify merchants can activate UPS shipping rates and labels with a one-click acceptance of UPS terms and conditions in Shopify Shipping. A dedicated support line is now open for Shopify merchants t

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UPS Delivers Holiday Wishes

US 11/13/17Atlanta, GAAnnual #WishesDelivered campaign makes wishes come true and benefits charitiesThe sky’s the limit for a pre-teen pilot taking flight after UPS (NYSE: UPS) granted the aspiring aviator wings for a day during the launch of its annual Wishes Delivered campaign. With “Live’s Holiday Wish List,” viewers can submit their wishes for other people for the chance to have them fulfilled this holiday season. “Wishes Delivered is another way for UPS to make a difference in the communiti

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UPS Commends Senate On Release Of Tax Reform Bill That Will Stimulate Economic Growth

US 11/10/17Washington, DCUrges House and Senate to work togetherUPS® (NYSE: UPS), a global logistics provider and leading advocate for tax reform, lauded Senate leaders on the release of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, a critical step in finding compromise on a tax structure that has not been updated in more than 30 years. About UPSUPS (NYSE: UPS) is a global leader in logistics, offering a broad range of solutions including transporting packages and freight; facilitating international trade, and dep

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UPS And NYSERDA To Convert UPS Diesel Delivery Trucks In NYC To Electric

UPS and Unique Electric Solutions LLC (UES LLC) will design, build, test and make the conversions. “This program will help UPS develop and deploy electric delivery trucks faster and more affordably. This could lead to the conversion of up to 1,500 UPS delivery trucks, which is about 66% of UPS’s NYC fleet, operating in New York City by 2022. UPS operates more than 770 electric or hybrid electric vehicles in urban settings around the world. About Unique Electric Solutions (UES)UES LLC produces an

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UPS Launches eBike Solution In Pittsburgh

US 11/08/17Pittsburgh, PAUPS Provides Cycling Solutions to Help Address Urban ChallengesUPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced the launch of an eBike that will deliver packages in Pittsburgh, Pa. “In Pittsburgh we welcome solutions like the UPS eBike to reduce traffic congestion and tackle urban growth,” said Pittsburgh Mayor, William Peduto. UPS placed four containers at central locations in the city for interim storage of packages for UPS drivers. That model serves as a prototype for the company’s ne

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UPS Joins Top Alliance To Create Blockchain Standards For Logistics

US 11/07/17Atlanta, GAUPS (NYSE:UPS) today said it has joined the Blockchain in Trucking Alliance (BiTA), a forum for the development of blockchain technology standards and education for the freight industry. UPS sees the need to create industry standards and protocols to enable blockchain platforms to operate together with established technologies. In the future, blockchain standards and intercompany collaboration will support the logistics strategies that enable UPS customers to participate in

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