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UPS Names Romaine Seguin President Of Global Freight Forwarding

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

By | 2018-10-31T17:00:00+00:00 October 31st, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

Press Release

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

By | 2018-10-17T17:00:00+00:00 October 17th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

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

By | 2018-09-30T17:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

FedEx CEO Addresses Deregulation, Open Skies

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.

By | 2018-09-26T17:00:00+00:00 September 26th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS Schedules 3rd Quarter Financial Report For Wednesday, October 24, 2018

US 09/26/18Atlanta, GAUPS (NYSE:UPS) will report its 2018 third-quarter results on Oct. 24. A third-quarter financial results press release will be issued at 7 a.m. ET, and at 8:30 a.m. UPS Chairman and Chief Executive Officer David Abney and Chief Financial Officer Richard Peretz will lead an investor. The Webcast audio will remain accessible on the Investor Relations Website for a limited time following the call. Headquartered in Atlanta, UPS serves more than 220 countries and territories worl

By | 2018-09-25T17:00:00+00:00 September 25th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

PVA Honors UPS With 2018 “Sustain: ABLE Award” For Outstanding Contributions To Nation’s Veterans

US 09/26/18Atlanta, GALast night, UPS (NYSE: UPS) was recognized by the Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) with a 2018 “Sustain: ABLE Award” at PVA’s annual Mission: ABLE Awards ceremony in Washington, D.C. The company was acknowledged for leadership and support of the Paralyzed Veterans of America mission, programs and services. By the end of 2018, UPS committed to hiring 50,000 veterans and pledged to donate 50,000 employee volunteer hours helping veterans/Veterans Service Organizations (VSOs

By | 2018-09-25T17:00:00+00:00 September 25th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

The UPS Foundation To Award $2.6 Million In Environmental Grants

US 09/19/18Atlanta, GAThe UPS Foundation Publishes its Annual Social Impact ReportThe UPS Foundation, which leads global citizenship and philanthropy programs for UPS (NYSE: UPS), announced it will award nearly $2.7 million in grants to preeminent environmental organizations worldwide. This announcement comes after The UPS Foundation recently awarded $10 million in grants to 44 organizations that advance diversity and inclusion around the world. “UPS is committed to finding innovative solutions

By | 2018-09-18T17:00:00+00:00 September 18th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS Named To Dow Jones Sustainability World Index For Sixth Consecutive Year

US 09/18/18Atlanta, GAUPS Recognized on DJSI North America Index for 14th Straight YearUPS (NYSE: UPS) was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) for the sixth consecutive year and the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the 14th straight year. “It’s an honor to be recognized by DJSI for our sustainability efforts,” said Tamara Barker, UPS chief sustainability officer and vice president of environmental affairs. Created in 1999, the DJSI was the first global

By | 2018-09-17T17:00:00+00:00 September 17th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS Assembles 500 Hygiene Kits For Atlanta Homeless Teens Heading Back To School In Fulton County

US 08/02/18Atlanta, GANext week students enrolled in Fulton County Schools (FCS) will begin the new school year. Unfortunately for homeless Atlanta teens trying to head back to school, purchasing even the most basic items can pose a challenge. The UPS Foundation also made a $10,000 donation to the Ed Isakson YMCA for their youth programs. Founded in 1951, The UPS Foundation leads its global citizenship programs and is responsible for facilitating community involvement to local, national, and glo

By | 2018-08-01T17:00:00+00:00 August 1st, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments

UPS Applauds Suspension of Georgia Jet Fuel Tax

US 07/30/18Atlanta, GAUPS® (NYSE: UPS) applauds the announcement today by Georgia Governor Nathan Deal’s office to suspend the collection of the jet fuel tax. UPS is committed to operating more sustainably – for customers, the environment and the communities we serve around the world. Headquartered in Atlanta, UPS serves more than 220 countries and territories worldwide. The company can be found on the web at ups.com and its corporate blog can be found at longitudes.ups.com. Our new sustainabili

By | 2018-07-29T17:00:00+00:00 July 29th, 2018|companies, News|0 Comments