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UPS Reinforces Commitment To Diverse Customers

It’s called the UPS Women Exporters Program. The UPS Foundation is partnering with the International Trade Centre’s SheTrades initiative, which helps to train and connect women entrepreneurs with buyers around the world. Additionally, UPS has created the role of vice president of marketing, diverse segments. This new position will help UPS advance its global commitment to diversity and inclusion, focusing not only on customers, but vendors, employees and communities as well. UPS named Kathleen M

By | 2019-03-03T16:00:00+00:00 March 3rd, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS Board Increases Quarterly Dividend

US 02/15/19Atlanta, GAThe UPS (NYSE: UPS) Board of Directors today increased its regularly quarterly dividend by 5.5% to $0.96 per share on all outstanding Class A and Class B shares. The dividend is payable March 12, 2019 to shareowners of record on Feb. 26, 2019. For nearly 50 years, the company has either increased or maintained its dividend. The company’s sustainability eNewsletter, UPS Horizons, can be found at ups.com/sustainabilitynewsletter. Such forward-looking statements, including sta

By | 2019-02-14T16:00:00+00:00 February 14th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS Launches Women’s Economic Empowerment Partnership With USAID

The UPS-USAID efforts are part of the White House’s Women’s Global Development and Prosperity Initiative (W-GDP) that officially launched today. UPS and USAID formalized their collaboration through a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed by David Abney, UPS Chairman and CEO, and Mark Green, USAID Administrator. As a strong advocate for diversity and inclusion, UPS is committing our resources and expertise to empower more women to engage in global trade,” said UPS Chairman and CEO, David Abney

By | 2019-02-06T16:00:00+00:00 February 6th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

FedEx Delivers Vince Lombardi Trophy to Atlanta In Advance of Super Bowl LIII

FedEx Delivers Vince Lombardi Trophy to Atlanta In Advance of Super Bowl LIIIIconic Tiffany & Co.-Crafted Trophy Delivered to Super Bowl Experience Prior to Super BowlATLANTA, Jan. 26, 2019—The professional football world is descending upon Atlanta in preparation for Super Bowl LIII, and one special piece of hardware has already arrived courtesy of FedEx, the Official Delivery Service Sponsor of the NFL. FedEx Express provided safe and on-time delivery of the Vince Lombardi Trophy to the Super B

By | 2019-01-25T16:00:00+00:00 January 25th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS Commends Trade Ministers On Moving An Ambitious WTO e-Commerce Framework Forward

US 01/25/19Washington, DCUPS® (NYSE: UPS), a global logistics provider and leading advocate for global trade, applauds the members of the World Trade Organization (WTO) who are advancing e-Commerce negotiations. Logistics, freight and supply chain services, as provided by UPS, are key enablers of e-commerce growth. Headquartered in Atlanta, UPS serves more than 220 countries and territories worldwide. The company can be found on the web at ups.com or pressroom.ups.com and its corporate blog can

By | 2019-01-24T16:00:00+00:00 January 24th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS To Release 4th Quarter Results On Thursday, January 31, 2019

US 01/21/19Atlanta, GAUPS (NYSE:UPS) will announce its 2018 fourth-quarter results on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019, at approximately 7 a.m. Eastern Time. ET, UPS Chairman and Chief Executive Officer David Abney and Chief Financial Officer Richard Peretz will lead an investor conference call. This call will be open to reporters and the public via a live Webcast. To listen to the live Webcast, go to http://www.investors.ups.com and click on Earnings Webcast. The company’s sustainability eNewsletter, UP

By | 2019-01-20T16:00:00+00:00 January 20th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS Creates 575 New Jobs In Houston With New Package Delivery Operation

Now operating at full capacity, the new facility will significantly increase UPS’s delivery fleet serving Houston, the fourth most populated city in the United States. For parcels requiring strict temperature environments, from CRT to cryogenic, and those requiring around-the-clock monitoring, UPS has solutions such as UPS Temperature True™ and UPS Proactive Response™ services. Spanning 258,000 square feet, the new UPS Willowbrook package delivery operation includes a retail customer service cen

By | 2019-01-16T16:00:00+00:00 January 16th, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

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

Innovation Paves New Roads At UPS With Breakthrough Technologies At A Global Scale

“UPS is known for its culture of service and for being a great place to build a career. Or ORION, the UPS-developed complex algorithm that optimizes 30,000 UPS® delivery routes every minute. HEAT generates network efficiencies and enables the company to provide top-notch customer service. The tools also help them provide better customer service. UPS My Choice expansion to additional countries, enabling more consumers to enjoy the flexibility that UPS My Choice offers.

By | 2019-01-02T16:00:00+00:00 January 2nd, 2019|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS Selected As One Of America’s Most JUST Companies

The list, now in its third year, ranks the largest publicly-traded corporations in the United States on corporate citizenship. The top 100 companies are celebrated for setting the standard in just behavior and serve as examples for the business community. “We are humbled to be named one of America’s most JUST companies for the third year in a row,” said Tamara Barker, UPS’s chief sustainability officer and vice president of environmental affairs. UPS is committed to operating more sustainably –

By | 2018-12-10T16:00:00+00:00 December 10th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments