Please note the Press Releases displayed are from selected regions and do not represent all UPS Press Releases around the globe.
Washington, US (2 Press Releases)
Modernizing Customs Policies is Important to Eliminating Barriers for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises, Boosting Economic Growth
UPS (NYSE: UPS) applauds Senators John Thune (R-SD) and Ron Wyden (D-OR), and Representatives Aaron Schock (R-IL), Joe Crowley (D-NY), John Larson (D-CT) and Elise Stefanik (R-NY) for their leadership reintroducing bipartisan legislation in the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives, raising the "de minimis" threshold.
UPS Supports legislation to tax all fuels equally
UPS® (NYSE: UPS), a leading global logistics provider, applauds the bipartisan legislation introduced by Senator Michael Bennet and Senator Richard Burr that will equalize the federal excise tax for liquefied natural gas (LNG) and propane with their counterparts, diesel and gasoline. This federal tax disparity for LNG and propane is perhaps the largest disincentive to converting large fleets to alternative fuel vehicles.
Miami, US (1 Press Release)
110 Million Flowers Flow through UPS Global Logistics Network
Business is blooming leading up to Valentine's Day. To get flowers, steaks, sweets and gifts to businesses and consumers by Feb. 14th it takes a global logistics network helping Cupid.
Singapore, SG (1 Press Release)
Survey highlights preferences for alternate delivery locations and enhanced mobile
Creating personalized e-commerce experiences and providing alternate delivery locations are helping retailers boost customer satisfaction. According to the UPS Pulse of the Online Shopper™study, online shoppers in Asia continue to be the least satisfied with their online and in-store shopping experiences.
Sao Paulo, BR (2 Press Releases)
Smartphone Comparisons, Social Media and Free Shipping Influence Purchase Decisions
Today, UPS® (NYSE: UPS), a global leader in logistics transportation services, and comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, released the second UPS Pulse of the Online Shopper™ Global Study highlighting emerging trends from the leading e-commerce markets in Brazil, Mexico, Europe, Asia, and the U.S. Key global findings include:
Reston, VA and Atlanta, US (1 Press Release)
México, D.F., MX (2 Press Releases)
La compañía transportará 110 millones de flores a través de su red logística global
Los negocios florecen en víspera del Día de San Valentín. Para entregar flores y regalos a comerciantes y consumidores en los Estados Unidos este 14 de febrero, se necesitará una red de logística global que ayude a Cupido.
Mexico City, MX (1 Press Release)
Survey highlights preferences for in-store purchases, mobile usage and expedited shipping
Today, UPS® (NYSE: UPS), a global leader in logistics transportation services, and comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, released the second UPS Pulse of the Online Shopper™global study highlighting emerging trends from the leading e-commerce markets in Mexico, Brazil, Europe, Asia, and the U.S. Some of the global findings include:
Atlanta, US (8 Press Releases)
Service for shipping biological samples, specimens and dangerous goods in excepted quantities now available in more than 50 nations
UPS® (NYSE: UPS) today announced a major expansion to its International Special Commodities (ISC) program. Now, customers can ship biological substances, dangerous goods in excepted quantities and shipments utilizing dry ice via UPS to more than 20 additional international destinations.
UPS ORION to Be Deployed to 70% of U.S. Routes in 2015; Delivers Significant Sustainability Benefits
UPS® (NYSE:UPS) today revealed that its groundbreaking ORION routing system is expected to reduce by 100 million miles annually the distance driven by its drivers, when fully implemented in 2016. The company is accelerating its implementation to complete all planned U.S. routes in 2016. The deployment will result in a 100,000 metric ton reduction in CO2 emissions, equivalent to taking 21,000 passenger cars off the road for a year, according to the Greenhouse Gas Equivalencies Calculator.
UPS Capital's President Highlighted as Leading Supply Chain Executive
UPS Capital®, a business unit of UPS® that helps customers manage risk and provides financial, insurance and payment services, announced today the company's president, Ronald Chang, has been named one of the Pros to Know award winners in Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine. The magazine is an international business-to-business publication that addresses supply chain-related issues and challenges, and recognizes industry leaders with the annual Pros to Know award.
Company Recognized for Beating Its Climate Goal
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Center for Corporate Climate Leadership recognized UPS® (NYSE: UPS) with one of its Climate Leadership Awards for reducing greenhouse gas emissions. The awards acknowledge the voluntary work organizations do to build resilience to climate change.
1,445 Join "Circle of Honor" For Driving Safely For 25 Years; Orlando's Ginny Odom Is First Female Driver To Reach 40 years Without An Accident
UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced the induction of 1,445 drivers into its elite "Circle of Honor," raising to 7,878 the number of drivers who have not had an avoidable accident for 25 years or more.
The UPS (NYSE: UPS) Board of Directors today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.73 per share on all outstanding Class A and Class B shares. The dividend increase is in recognition of the company's solid cash flow performance and commitment to delivering shareowner value.
UPS Temperature True Packaging highlighted by four new, specially designed packaging lines optimized for UPS's U.S. domestic network
UPS® (NYSE: UPS) today announced the expansion of its UPS Temperature True® Packaging service, which further broadens the scope of its cold-chain shipping offerings. The comprehensive service now includes expert consultation, package procurement and, in a company first, four new off-the-shelf, specially designed packaging lines available exclusively to UPS customers.
Brussels, BE (1 Press Release)
Smartphone Comparisons and Social Media Influence Purchase Decisions
UPS (NYSE:UPS), a global leader in logistics and transportation services, and comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today released the second UPS Pulse of the Online Shopper™ Europe study, analyzing what drives an online shopper's full path to purchase. Results show the advent of the 'flex shopper' - an online buyer who easily switches channels and devices when evaluating and purchasing products.
|03/05/15||US||UPS Expands Special Commodities Program to More Countries|
|03/03/15||BR||Global Study Reveals Brazil Shoppers Demand Flexibility|
|03/03/15||US||Global Study Reveals Online Shoppers Want More Flexibility|
|03/03/15||SG||Study Reveals Asian Shoppers Demand Flexibility|
|03/03/15||BE||Study Reveals European Online Shoppers Demand Flexibility|
|03/03/15||MX||Global Study Reveals Mexico Shoppers Demand Flexibility|
|03/02/15||US||UPS Accelerates Use of Routing Optimization Software to Reduce 100 Million Miles Driven|
|02/25/15||US||Ronald Chang Named Among Supply and Demand Chain Executive's 2015 Pros to Know Award Winners|
|02/25/15||US||UPS Named Climate Leadership Award Winner by EPA|
|02/17/15||US||Elite UPS Driver Group Grows to More Than 7,800|
|02/12/15||US||UPS Applauds Congress on Critical Legislation Raising De Minimis|
|02/11/15||US||UPS Increases Quarterly Dividend|
|02/11/15||MX||UPS Florece El Día De San Valentín Este 2015|
|02/10/15||US||UPS Packs on Flower Power for 2015 Valentine's Day Season|
|02/09/15||US||Cold-Chain Packaging Service Raises the Bar in Healthcare Logistics|
|02/05/15||US||Legislation Introduced by Senators Bennet and Burr Would End the Disparity in the way LNG and LPG are Taxed|
|02/03/15||BR||UPS Anuncia Os Resultados Do Quarto Trimestre De 2014|
|02/03/15||MX||UPS Da A Conocer Los Resultados|
|02/03/15||US||UPS Releases 4Q Results|