In the News
July 31, 2014 - He's a man of few words, but many miles - more than four million miles or so without an accident. Cleveland Francis is one of only a handful of more than 100,000 UPS drivers who've never had a wreck after covering so much road. It's been 45 years of perfection in the driver's seat.
July 25, 2014 - The number of possible routes that a UPS driver could take on any given day is enormous.
July 15, 2014 - New UPS CEO backs foreign trade agreements, says company will focus on international growth
June 7, 2014 - David Abney started working for UPS 40 years ago, part time. He loaded trucks at night and studied business during the day at Delta State University in Cleveland, Mississippi. He needed the job: A scholarship covered his tuition but not dates with his high school sweetheart.
Products and Services
July 15, 2014 - UPS has set up a network of product storage facilities across the United States to bring medical items closer to end users — and hence speed up deliveries.
July 1, 2014 - UPS announced the addition of a Full Container Load (FCL) rail solution to its China-to-Europe transportation lineup.
June 10, 2014 - Free shipping conquers all in the online world of shopping.
May 29, 2014 - Transportation and logistics bellwether UPS this week formally opened up its new contract logistics distribution facility in Beijing, China.
July 30, 2014 - United Parcel Service Inc., which reached a 2016 goal of reducing global carbon dioxide emissions by 10 percent three years early, has a new target: 20 percent by 2020.
June 16, 2014 - Atlanta gave the Points of Lights National Conference and its 5,000 attendees a special welcome on Monday.
June 13, 2014 - A more environmentally friendly "sea of brown" UPS vehicles are coming to Houston as the delivery giant introduces 1,000 liquefied natural gas trucks into its fleet — the largest fleet of LNG trucks in the world.