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
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
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,
“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.
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 –
Ron Rutland and James Owens are setting off on a remarkable quest: to cycle 18,500 km across Europe and Asia – from London to Tokyo – and arrive just in time for the tournament which is being hosted across Japan. This extreme expedition will take them through 23 countries over 231 days.The “Race to RWC” starts on 2 February 2019. The program delivers an integrated life skills and rugby curriculum for children and young people in disadvantaged communities across Asia. He is passionate about using sport as a tool for social change and in 2015 joined ChildFund to work on its rugby for development program, ChildFund Pass It Back. The cycling group will be welcomed at Canterbury Rugby Club to enjoy the Irelan
US 11/01/18Atlanta, GAUPS (NYSE:UPS) announced today that Romaine Seguin has been appointed president of UPS Global Freight Forwarding. She will oversee air, ocean, and rail freight forwarding as well as brokerage and supplier management for the 220 countries and territories UPS serves around the world. Seguin began her career with UPS in the Missouri District in 1983 as a part-time hub supervisor and most recently was president of the UPS Americas Region. She’ll relocate from Miami to Atlanta a
As the official logistics partner of the global championship races for the seventh year, DHL Global Forwarding will deliver racing cars, spares and equipment via air, ocean and land freight to the WEC’s Fuji International Speedway and WTCR’s Suzuka Circuit.... As the official logistics partner of the global championship races for the seventh year, DHL Global Forwarding will deliver racing cars, spares and equipment via air, ocean and land freight to the WEC’s Fuji International Speedway and WTCR’s Suzuka Circuit.To support the races, DHL Global Forwarding will manage all transportation, customs clearance, and ground handling for 36 racecars, spares, and ancillary equipment – including everything from specialized tires to high-performance engine blocks
UPS Employees Advance 2020 Goal To Contribute 20 Million Volunteer Hours Of Service In Communities Around The World
In 2017, UPS employees completed a record 2.9 million hours of volunteer service, providing more than $80 million in economic impact. The UPS Foundation leads UPS’s global citizenship programs, including Global Volunteer Month. The UPS Foundation encourages employees from every region to volunteer their time to programs around the world. Global Volunteer Month helps increase the focus on volunteerism and community service in October so UPS employees can make a big impact. At the end of Global Vo
FedEx CEO Addresses Deregulation, Open SkiesIn his keynote address to the American Bar Association Air & Space Law Forum held in Chicago, Frederick W. Smith, Chairman and CEO, FedEx Corporation, spoke about the importance of deregulation and Open Skies agreements in creating a more accessible world. FedEx is a longstanding, strong advocate for U.S. free trade policy and U.S. Open Skies agreements. To read more from Mr. Smith’s speech, click here.