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Mississagua, ON, CA (1 Press Release)

44 Per Cent of Canucks Prefer to Shop Canadian

Yet, Canadians are Flocking for Online Deal this U.S Thanksgiving

  • The number of Canadians who plan on purchasing items online from U.S. retailers over the November Thanksgiving is planned to increase by 33% from 24 percent in 2013 vs. 32 percent in 2014. Triple the number in 2011 when only 13 percent intended to leverage U.S. deals.
  • The number of Canadians who plan on purchasing items through traditional cross-border shopping has also increased by almost 43 percent (14 percent in 2013 vs. 20 percent in 2014).

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Washington, US (1 Press Release)

UPS Applauds Breakthrough on the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement

Quick action on implementation needed to facilitate global commerce and support economic growth

UPS®, a global logistics provider and leading advocate for global trade, welcomes the news of a breakthrough agreement to resolve differences between the United States and India. The accord ultimately allow the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement to be implemented, making it easier and less expensive to move goods across borders.

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Singapore, SG (3 Press Releases)

UPS CEO Calls on Business and Governments at APEC to Share Agenda for Sustaining Competitiveness

Shifting from low-cost to higher value, key business differentiators cited from recent export manufacturer survey results shared at CEO Summit

UPS CEO David Abney called for closer cooperation between business and governments to work together to maximize the benefits of international trade during the APEC CEO Summit panel, Economic Reforms for Sustaining Competitiveness. In a signal to export manufacturers, Abney cited a recently launched study where key business differentiators 'quality', 'reliability', and a 'flexible supply chain' emerge as priorities for companies seeking to gain competitive advantage in a changing economic context.

New "Made in China 2.0" Index Points to Changing Direction for Chinese Export Manufacturers

Leading businesses anticipate evolution to a higher-value, customer-centric approach according to new findings with regional significance

UPS (NYSE:UPS) announced today the release of the "Made in China 2.0" (MiC 2.0) Readiness Index. "MiC 2.0" represents a new era of innovation and collaboration for manufacturing in China. The Readiness Index, launched in collaboration with Caixin Media, is based on a survey of 1,000 Chinese export manufacturing companies, maps out a new path for Chinese export manufacturers. The survey results and related research have identified important traits which Chinese manufacturers exporting globally will need to adopt and the significant reforms they would need to undertake in order to retain leadership position in the manufacturing industry globally. The survey findings also show that while Asia is the most common market for Chinese export manufacturers (73%), more than one half of the respondents plan to export to Western Europe and a third to North America.

Japanese Manufacturers Need to Transform Supply Chains as they Shift Production Overseas

UPS's inaugural "Japan Manufacturing and Trade Trends" survey outlines key challenges and opportunities for manufacturers in an evolving marketplace

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced the first "UPS Japan Manufacturing and Trade Trends" survey, which looks into the current and future trends of the manufacturing industry in the context of global trade and logistics. The continuing shift in manufacturing from Japan to overseas markets, the importance of logistics and the opportunity to streamline and optimize operations to remain competitive, and the emergence of new trade markets, particularly Southeast Asia, are key findings from the survey.

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Moscow, RU (1 Press Release)

UPS Russia Receives Federal Customs Award

UPS Russia has been recognized as the Best Bonded Carrier among road transport operators by the Federal Customs Service of Russia. As part of the prestigious Customs Olympus Contest during the Federal Customs Service Annual Exhibition, the award acknowledges UPS's precision and professionalism in transportation under customs bond in the Russian Federation.

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Buenos Aires, AR (1 Press Release)

UPS Presenta Fuerte Crecimiento en el Tercer Trimestre; Las Ganancias por Acción (EPS) Aumentan un 13,8%

  • Los envíos globales aumentaron 6, 9% a 1.100 millones
  • El margen operativo doméstico en EE.UU. aumentó 14, 7%
  • La exportación internacional de paquetería por día aumentó 9, 4%
  • Las utilidades operativas en los segmentos de cadena de suministro y carga aumentaron 8 ,9%
  • El crecimiento equilibrado de todos los segmentos impulsa las ganancias operativas en un 8, 3 %
  • Se mantiene la proyección ajustada de crecimiento por acción de US$ 4, 90 a US$5, 00

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New York, US (1 Press Release)

UPS is "Networked for Growth"

Company Announces Long-Term Financial Targets

UPS® (NYSE:UPS) today announced its long-term growth strategies and financial outlook during the company's previously announced investor conference in New York. The company reviewed its latest operational and consumer technologies along with details on growth strategies in a conference and publicly available webcast.

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Sao Paulo, BR (1 Press Release)

UPS Foundation Oferece Cerca de US$2,5 milhões em Prêmios Ambientais

Mais de três milhões de árvores plantadas em 47 países para apoiar a sustentabilidade ambiental global

A  UPS Foundation, o braço filantrópico da UPS® (NYSE: UPS), anunciou que destinou cerca de US$ 2,5 milhões para organizações sem fins lucrativos, com ênfase na sustentabilidade ambiental. O maior beneficiário da UPS Foundation é a The Nature Conservancy, uma importante organização de preservação que trabalha em todo o mundo para proteger terras e cursos de água ecologicamente importantes.

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México, D.F., MX (1 Press Release)

The UPS Foundation dona alrededor de $2.5 millones de dólares a favor del medio ambiente

Más de tres millones de árboles han sido plantados en 47 países para apoyar la sustentabilidad ambiental a nivel global

The UPS Foundation, división filantrópica de UPS® (NYSE: UPS), anunció que ha donado cerca de $2.5 millones de dólares a organizaciones sin fines de lucro enfocadas en la sustentabilidad ambiental. El principal beneficiado ha sido The Nature Conservancy, una importante organización de conservación que trabaja globalmente para proteger las tierras y los cuerpos de agua ecológicamente relevantes.

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San Diego, US (3 Press Releases)

The UPS Store: Packing and Delivering Holiday Happiness

Nationwide Locations Offer New App to Deliver Holiday Happiness, Expertise and Pack and Ship Guarantee

While the holidays are commonly known as "the most wonderful time of the year," they can also be the most stressful thanks to holiday to-do lists and errands. For those needing to ship gifts to family and friends afar, the four short weeks - or 22 shipping days - between Thanksgiving and Christmas can be a time of constant worry. With more than 4,400 locations across the United States, it's likely there is a The UPS Store® location nearby. Each location offers experts who can help pack and ship all types of holiday gifts, with a Pack and Ship Guarantee* that gives customers peace of mind.

Three Million Reasons to Celebrate: The UPS Store and Toys for Tots Encourage Reading Through Annual Literacy Program

The UPS Store announces $3 million donated since launching the program in 2008 and continued efforts to provide gift of reading this holiday season

In an effort to help deliver the gift of reading to underprivileged children in the U.S., The UPS Store® has launched its annual holiday donation drive for the Toys for Tots Literacy Program.

The UPS Store Supports Small Businesses Through Access to Outsourced Services and Solutions

In an effort to further support its small business customer community, The UPS Store® introduced six new business resources available through the Small Business Solutions portal today. The portal, already attracting more than one million* visitors provides access to exclusive content and offers from a variety of service providers. The new additions include:

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Atlanta, US (9 Press Releases)

UPS Adds Three "Next Generation" Training Centers

Additional UPS Integrad learning sites accelerate driver and management training across the U.S.

UPS® (NYSE: UPS) today announced the addition of three new UPS Integrad™ driver training locations in Dallas, Phoenix, and Portland, Ore. There are currently UPS Integrad locations in Franklin Park, Ill., and Landover, Md.

UPS Delivering Wishes for the Holidays

Every Delivery Begins with a Wish and This Holiday Season, UPS is Collecting and Delivering Wishes

UPS® (NYSE: UPS) today launched Your Wishes Delivered, a campaign designed to invite the public to share their wishes during the holidays. This year, the company will donate $1 for each wish submitted using #WishesDelivered to one of three charities - The Boys and Girls Clubs of America, The Salvation Army or Toys for Tots Literacy Program*.

UPS to Webcast Investor Conference

UPS® (NYSE:UPS) announced today that it will provide a live webcast for its Investor Conference on Nov. 13, 2014, via its Investor Relations web site. The webcast will be open to media and the public, on a listen-only basis, from approximately 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Eastern Time (ET).

UPS Board Announces Quarterly Dividend

Former Chairman and CEO Mike Eskew Tenders Resignation from Board; Recognized for His 16-plus Years of Service

The UPS (NYSE: UPS) Board of Directors today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.67 per share on all outstanding Class A and Class B shares.

UPS Enhances Cryogenic Logistics with Monitoring, Intervention and Financial Risk Mitigation Solutions

UPS Temperature True® Cryo Keeps Products Frozen at -150°C to Meet Critical Demands of Healthcare Industry

UPS® (NYSE: UPS) today announced the launch of UPS Temperature True Cryo, which further broadens the scope of UPS temperature-sensitive shipping offerings to include cryogenic solutions for UPS healthcare customers.

UPS Ready for 2014 Peak Season, Forecasting Record Holiday Deliveries

  • Peak Day - 34 million packages predicted for delivery Monday, Dec. 22
  • Peak December - record worldwide delivery volume anticipated with more than 585 million packages, an increase of 11%
  • Peak Readiness - initiatives include investments and projects for improved forecasting, capacity, visibility and communications

UPS Delivers Strong 3Q Results, 3Q EPS Moves 13.8 Percent Higher

  • Global Shipments Rise 6.9% to 1.1 Billion
  • U.S. Domestic Operating Margin Improves to 14.7%
  • International Export Packages per Day Climb 9.4%
  • Supply Chain and Freight Operating Margin Hits 8.9%
  • Balanced Growth Across All Segments Drives Operating Profit up 8.3%
  • Reaffirms Full-Year Adjusted EPS Guidance of $4.90 to $5.00

UPS Driver Ginny Odom Marks 40 Years, 4 Million Miles Accident-Free

Orlando Tractor-Trailer Driver Achieves Remarkable Safe Driving Milestone

On Friday, when UPS® (NYSE:UPS) tractor-trailer driver Ginny Odom completed her usual 650-mile route towing twin 28-foot trailers from Orlando to Unadilla, Georgia, and back, she achieved a remarkable safe driving milestone - becoming the first female UPS driver in history to drive 40 years and more than 4 million miles without so much as a fender bender.

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Bangkok, TH (1 Press Release)

UPS Thailand Awarded with AEO Certification

UPS (NYSE: UPS) received its Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) certification at a ceremony hosted by the Customs Department of Thailand, thus strengthening UPS's partnership with the Thai Customs authorities, as well as supporting international trade by enhancing supply chain security and improving business processes.

11/18/14 US UPS Statement on Net Neutrality
11/18/14 US The UPS Store: Packing and Delivering Holiday Happiness
11/17/14 CA 44 Per Cent of Canucks Prefer to Shop Canadian
11/17/14 US UPS Adds Three "Next Generation" Training Centers
11/14/14 US UPS Applauds Breakthrough on the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement
11/13/14 US UPS is "Networked for Growth"
11/12/14 US UPS Delivering Wishes for the Holidays
11/10/14 SG UPS CEO Calls on Business and Governments at APEC to Share Agenda for Sustaining Competitiveness
11/07/14 US UPS to Webcast Investor Conference
11/07/14 SG New "Made in China 2.0" Index Points to Changing Direction for Chinese Export Manufacturers
11/06/14 US UPS Board Announces Quarterly Dividend
11/06/14 MX The UPS Foundation dona alrededor de $2.5 millones de dólares a favor del medio ambiente
11/05/14 US Three Million Reasons to Celebrate: The UPS Store and Toys for Tots Encourage Reading Through Annual Literacy Program
11/03/14 US UPS Enhances Cryogenic Logistics with Monitoring, Intervention and Financial Risk Mitigation Solutions
10/31/14 JP Japanese Manufacturers Need to Transform Supply Chains as they Shift Production Overseas
10/31/14 TH UPS Thailand Awarded with AEO Certification
10/29/14 US UPS Ready for 2014 Peak Season, Forecasting Record Holiday Deliveries
10/28/14 US The UPS Store Supports Small Businesses Through Access to Outsourced Services and Solutions
10/28/14 BR UPS Foundation Oferece Cerca de US$2,5 milhões em Prêmios Ambientais
10/27/14 RU UPS Russia Receives Federal Customs Award
10/24/14 US UPS Delivers Strong 3Q Results, 3Q EPS Moves 13.8 Percent Higher
10/24/14 AR UPS Presenta Fuerte Crecimiento en el Tercer Trimestre; Las Ganancias por Acción (EPS) Aumentan un 13,8%
10/21/14 US UPS Driver Ginny Odom Marks 40 Years, 4 Million Miles Accident-Free