UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced the expansion of its Preferred Less-Than-Container Load (PLCL) expedited ocean freight service to include Western Europe. The move highlights UPS's competitive advantage in providing customers new options to move goods quickly, yet economically. Additional port access will open in Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and the United Kingdom, providing shippers up to 40 percent faster port-to-door delivery time to the U.S. than UPS's standard LCL service*. Customers will also have access to the same visibility technologies used for package shipments.
UPS Worldwide Expedited Service Expanded to More Than 220 Countries and Territories UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced a significant expansion of its UPS Worldwide Expedited ® service, a fast, reliable air service for international shipments. By tripling the coverage area the service now provides delivery in two-to-five business days to more than 220 countries and territories. This expansion will help UPS customers magnify their global reach and balance delivery speed with cost, no matter where they ship.
UPS (NYSE: UPS) expanded its direct LCL offering to more than 300 additional lanes in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and South America during 2012. With more than 1,700 direct LCL lanes servicing 116 countries, UPS continues to expand its ocean freight offering to meet the growing market demands.
At UPS Freight, safety and service aren't buzzwords; they are two of the principal values that steer the company's operations. In Minneapolis, UPS Freight driver Nathan Wick so embraces those values that he received both state and national trucking industry honors in January.
UPS Freight® (NYSE: UPS) today announced an addition to its guaranteed service portfolio that will help less-than-truckload (LTL) shippers meet the growing demands of their businesses while helping their customers to better plan their workdays. UPS Freight® LTL Guaranteed A.M., which the company will begin offering on Jan. 2, 2013, offers delivery by noon to select ZIP codes in the contiguous United States and Washington, D.C.
UPS (NYSE: UPS) today released new published rates for 2013, including an average net increase of 4.5 percent on all UPS Air and U.S. origin international services and 4.9 percent on UPS Ground services.
Small Business Teed Up For Success
In the depth of the recession in 2009, like many other small business owners, brothers Todd and Steve Messineo were worried. For 10 years they invested time, money and resources into Budget Golf, a Joliet, Illinois golf supply store.
UPS Freight Announces 2012 Rate Adjustment
UPS Freight, the nation's fourth largest less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier, today announced a general rate increase averaging 5.9 percent covering non-contractual shipments in the United States, Canada and Mexico.
UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced UPS CrossBorder Connect™, a ground freight service between the United States and Mexico designed to significantly ease heavyweight freight supply chain challenges for companies investing in cross-border trade.
Paul Hoelting, the vice president of corporate business development for UPS Freight (NYSE: UPS), has been promoted to the position of senior vice president of sales.
UPS Helps Anderson Seafoods Keep Deliveries Cool
What do you give the foodie or weekend chef who has everything? If they like seafood, an order of Alaskan Halibut, Copper River King Salmon or West Australian Lobster Tails is sure to make them happy.
UPS (NYSE: UPS) customers from Austria to Australia now have mobile access to track packages, calculate shipping rates and find the nearest UPS location thanks to an extension of the company's mobile Web site, m.ups.com, to 35 additional countries and territories.
UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced it will offer an innovative air freight container for healthcare products, providing an unparalleled level of shipment monitoring and product protection for temperature-sensitive pharmaceuticals, vaccines and biologics.
UPS PharmaPort 360 video
UPS's PharmaPort 360 air freight container provides a new degree of protection and shipment monitoring of temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical and biotech products.
UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced the launch of UPS My Choice,sm a new service that places greater control over home delivery in the hands of the consumer.
UPS My Choice Overview
UPS My Choicesm is a revolutionary new home delivery service that will enable busy consumers to conveniently control and manage their incoming package deliveries to fit their busy lifestyles. The new service will alleviate many consumer concerns related to shipping, including missing packages, worrying about packages left outside, trekking to a depot to retrieve missed packages, waiting all day for a package or counting on others to sign for a package.
UPS My Choice and a Residential Redux
The launch of UPS My Choice,sm a transformational new service that lets consumers take control of their package deliveries, represents a bit of a return to the past for UPS - sharpening a focus on residential deliveries.
What Makes UPS My Choice Work?
In the beginning, in 2004, most reporters who paid any attention at all to UPS's effort to better manage the flow of packages around the United States knew it mainly as technology that helped drivers avoid making left-hand turns.
UPS Freight Announces 2011 Rate Adjustment
UPS Freight (NYSE: UPS), the nation's fourth largest LTL carrier, today announced a general rate increase averaging 6.9 percent covering non-contractual shipments in the United States, Canada and Mexico.
UPS and Merck Expand their Distribution and Logistics Agreement
UPS (NYSE: UPS) and Merck (NYSE: MRK), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced that the companies have significantly broadened their existing distribution and logistics agreement to include aspects of Merck's global supply chain around the world. UPS currently manages the distribution, warehousing and transportation of Merck's medicines and vaccines in North America.
One year after it opened an ultra-modern air hub here, UPS today announced the completion of a robust series of air lane enhancements that have dramatically improved service for customers throughout Asia.
UPS Offers Sweet Options
With the UPS Developer Toolkit, Heidi's Heavenly Cookies became more efficient - saving time, money and resources. More importantly, their products consistently arrived on time, allowing them to offer a freshness guarantee.
Fiera Foods, une réussite savoureuse
Depuis plus de 20 ans, Alex Garber et Boris Serebryany, fondateurs de Fiera Foods, se retrouvent constamment en situation de course contre la montre.
UPS (NYSE: UPS) hat heute die Einführung von Direktflügen von Hongkong nach Europa bekanntgegeben. Damit verfügt das Unternehmen über das umfassendste Angebot für Pakete und Frachtgüter aus Hongkong, die am folgenden Arbeitstag in Europa zugestellt werden.
UPS (NYSE: UPS) kondigt vandaag de lancering van rechtstreekse vluchten van Hong Kong naar Europa aan. Hiermee is UPS de logistieke dienstverlener met de breedste dekking voor volgende dag bezorging naar Europa vanuit Hong Kong. Dit geldt voor zowel kleine pakketten als zware vracht.
UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced the launch of direct flights from Hong Kong to Europe, enabling the company to offer the widest next-day delivery coverage for both packages and heavy freight to Europe from Hong Kong.
Dzisiaj spółka UPS (NYSE: UPS) poinformowała o uruchomieniu bezpośrednich lotów z Hong Kongu do Europy, dzięki którym przesyłki paczkowe i frachtowe będą mogły być realizowane w trybie next day, czyli doręczenia następnego dnia z Hong Kongu do Europy. Oferowana przez UPS usługa jest najlepszą na rynku usługą pod względem liczby lokalizacji docelowych na terenie Europy.
UPS (NYSE: UPS) annonce la mise en place de quatre nouveaux vols directs depuis Hong Kong vers l'Europe. Ces derniers permettent à UPS d'offrir le service avec garantie de livraison le lendemain le plus étendu pour les colis et le fret lourd depuis Hong Kong vers l’Europe.
On the heels of a successful rollout in Japan, UPS today announced the expansion of its UPS Preferred LCL (less-than-container-load) Ocean Freight service to 10 additional Asian ports. The service provides up to 40 percent faster port-to-door delivery to the United States for LCL shipments while still delivering the economic advantages of ocean freight.
Following the recent expansion of the Apple iPhone® to Verizon wireless customers in the United States, UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced an iPhone-related expansion of its own: the popular UPS Mobile™ App for iPhone now is being offered to customers in Germany, the United Kingdom, France, Italy and Canada.
UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced the expansion of its UPS Express® Freight service into Israel and Slovakia to serve expanding hubs for high-tech, industrial and automotive companies. The UPS premium air freight service offers one- to three-business day door-to-door service, including customs clearance and an on-time performance guarantee.
UPS (NYSE: UPS) is about to embark on its busiest week of the year - Monday, Dec. 20, through Friday, Dec. 24. During the busiest day of this five-day logistics miracle, known as Peak Week, UPS will deliver 278 packages every second.
UPS Adds Photo ID Requirement for Retail Shipping
As part of its ongoing review to enhance security, UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced it is expanding its policy to require customers who ship packages from retail shipping locations to present a government-issued photo ID for verification of identification. The directive will apply at The UPS Store® and Mail Boxes Etc.® locations as well as authorized shipping outlets worldwide.
UPS today announced it is extending its popular UPS Mobile Apps and mobile Web site to customers in Germany, the United Kingdom, France, Italy and Canada. The Web site and native smartphone applications enable customers to ship and track packages as well as find the nearest UPS location.
The holidays are supposed to be filled with good cheer, but the logistics of shopping for gifts, shipping packages and planning the family trip can take the happy out of holidays. Fortunately, the more than 4,300 The UPS Store® locations across the country provide a variety of services to help keep the holidays happy and hassle-free.
UPS Freight Announces Rate Adjustment
UPS Freight (NYSE:UPS), the nation's fourth-largest Less-Than-Truckload (LTL) carrier, today announced a general rate increase averaging 5.9 percent covering non-contractual shipments in the United States, Canada and Mexico.
After a decade of work and the investment of billions of dollars to successfully transform the company, UPS (NYSE:UPS) today launched a communications program to demonstrate how it has vaulted past competitors to offer the broadest range of logistics services in the industry.
UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced it is launching UPS Returns Flexible Access, a new service with a unique label that allows consumers to drop returns at any U.S. Postal Service (USPS) location or personal mailbox in addition to the thousands of UPS locations nationwide.
Aujourd’hui, UPS (UPS à la Bourse de New York) a annoncé une série d’améliorations apportées à ses outils technologiques afin d’offrir aux expéditeurs un contrôle accru sur leurs activités d’import-export.
Although still concerned about the economy, a growing number of small- and medium-sized companies are looking for effective ways to compete in today’s rapidly changing business environment.
Cervélo à la conquête du monde
À ses débuts en 1995, Cervélo n’avait qu’un seul objectif en tête : aider ses clients à accéder à la victoire. Sa stratégie? Concevoir des bicyclettes légères et de qualité supérieure, tant pour les athlètes que pour les mordus de vélo partout dans le monde.
Cervélo Spins Around the Globe
When Cervélo began its operations in 1995, it did so with one goal in mind: to help its customers win races. The idea was to engineer light-weight, superior-quality bikes for athletes and cycling enthusiasts around the world.
UPS Canada announced today a new savings program available for eBay PowerSellers in Canada. The program provides PowerSellers with cost-effective solutions to enhance the services they provide their end customers.
UPS Canada a annoncé aujourd’hui le lancement d’un nouveau programme de rabais à l’intention des vendeurs à succès d’eBay au Canada. Le programme propose des solutions abordables aux vendeurs pour leur permettre d’offrir un service supérieur à leurs clients.
Envíos "Carbon Neutral" Disponibles Internacionalmente
UPS (NYSE:UPS) ha expandido la cobertura de su servicio “UPS carbon neutral” a 35 países en Europa, Asia y las Américas. Ahora, millones más de clientes de UPS tienen la opción de pagar una pequeña cuota para calcular y compensar las emisiones de carbono asociadas a sus envíos.
Transporte Neutro de Carbono é Estendido a milhões de Clientes
a UPS (NYSE:UPS) expandiu seu programa de transporte neutro de carbono a 35 países e territórios na Europa, Ásia e Américas. Antes restrito a clientes dos Estados Unidos, a opção de pagar uma pequena taxa para calcular e compensar as emissões de carbono associadas às suas remessas está à disposição de outros milhões de clientes da UPS.
UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced it has formed an alliance with PosLaju, the leading Malaysian courier company, and jointly launched PosLaju International Premium, a day-definite, international express delivery service with a money-back guarantee serving more than 215 countries. The new service is available at all 52 PosLaju outlets in Malaysia and will, on average, shorten the international transit time of packages and documents by half.
Noul Centru UPS Din Aeroportul Otopeni Asigură O Capacitate De 4 Ori Mai Mare
UPS (NYSE:UPS) inaugurează astăzi un nou centru regional, cu o suprafaţă de 2.500 m2, aflat în apropierea Aeroportului Otopeni, Bucureşti, în care se desfăşoară operaţiuni aeriene, expediere de mărfuri grele, sortare, depozitare, logistică şi distribuţie. Noul centru, aflat în incinta Aeroportului Internaţional Henri Coandă (Otopeni), înlocuieşte trei foste facilităţi UPS din Bucureşti, sporind astfel capacitatea de procesare şi asigurând clienţilor din România servicii de cea mai înaltă calitate, în prezent şi pe viitor.
UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced a new cost-effective and convenient "green" pickup option for small- to medium-sized businesses, becoming the first in its industry to automate the process of having drivers stop at customer locations to pick up packages.
UPS Freight (NYSE:UPS), in another major enhancement for its Canadian customers, today announced it has stretched its two-day delivery network from Montreal and Toronto as far south as Atlanta and St. Louis.
Mercedes Electric Supply lightened its load by turning over the heavy lifting to UPS
Learn how Mercedes Electric Supply is saving 20% annually and 3 hours daily by consolidating freight carriers. Mercedes and Victor LaPorta have grown their business from a company of two in 1979 to a leading distributor of electrical equipment. The company, based in Miami, now boasts 45 employees, $3 million in inventory and annual sales of more than $20 million.
UPS Delivers for Sprint
See how thousands of orders are fulfilled daily as UPS handles 85% of Sprint's consumer orders in the U.S. using 375,000 square feet of dedicated storage space in Louisville, KY.
Reinforcing its commitment to the Canadian market, UPS Freight (NYSE:UPS) today announced a significant expansion of pickup and delivery hours for customers served through the company's London, Ontario, facility.
Kingsdown Finds Dream Solution in High Tech Fleet Management
Kingsdown wanted to improve efficiency and enhance visibility of its delivery network. UPS met both these needs, while providing impressive technology solutions that track shipments, plan routes and create a loading plan for each tractor-trailer.
BUYSEASONS, Inc. Case Study
BUYSEASONS, Inc. offers one of the largest assortments of costumes and party supplies for adults and children at a single location – online or offline. Its flagship brand, BuyCostumes.com, is the leading online-only retailer of costumes and costume accessories.
FREITAG 'Freeway' Bags arrive on time with UPS
Freitag uses UPS to provide worldwide distribution of its designer bags because of its quick and reliable service, as well as the professional appearance of UPS drivers and package cars.
Anne Fontaine and UPS
UPS enables world-renown designer Anne Fontaine to ship to a network of 700 outlets all over the globe on tight deadlines. UPS also provides technology solutions to help Anne Fontaine manage inventory, maximize efficiencies and streamline its supply chain.
El 13 de julio, UPS (NYSE: UPS) implementó el servicio UPS Standard, una opción altamente confiable y económica para los envíos de paquetería de México hacia los Estados Unidos. La red terrestre ofrece a los clientes una nueva herramienta para administrar sus costos de transportación de paquetes menos urgentes. Con el lanzamiento del servicio UPS Standard, UPS se convierte en la única compañía de paquetería y mensajería que ofrece el servicio terrestre garantizado, con entrega puerta a puerta en día definido, para envíos de paquetes de México hacia los Estados Unidos.
UPS (NYSE:UPS) inauguró seis nuevos mostradores durante el primer trimestre de 2009, continuando con su compromiso de servicio al cliente en todo México. En conjunto, la red de operaciones de UPS ha crecido en más de 300 lugares clave en el país, lo que significa un incremento arriba del 100% desde la implantación de su plan de expansión en el 2006.
UPS (NYSE:UPS) announced a new joint venture headquartered in Dubai to coordinate management and growth of UPS express package, freight forwarding and contract logistics services across the Middle East, Turkey and portions of Central Asia.
UPS Places Kansas Freight in Fast Lane
UPS Freight, the heavy freight division of UPS (NYSE: UPS), has again enhanced its national network, reducing transit times and offering more direct routing to and from northeast Kansas to more than 70 cities from California to Virginia.
Freight and Small Package
The successful global company requires a seamless express and freight transportation strategy for efficient and sustainable growth to balance cost, demand and customer responsiveness.
UPS (NYSE:UPS) is piloting a new returns service with a few pre-selected retailers that allows consumers to return items shipped via UPS by placing them in their own mailboxes for pickup by the U.S. Postal Service (USPS).
KOLO and UPS: Making a Picture Perfect Supply Chain
KOLO's products arrive five days earlier, expenditures for container shipments have fallen by 15 percent, and the company has realized significant savings by eliminating more than 5,000 square feet of warehouse space.
UPS Value-Added Freight Services
UPS air, ocean, ground and rail/intermodal freight services all can be tailored to individual customer needs and can be combined with additional UPS services such as UPS Customs Brokerage, UPS Supplier Management and direct-to-store/customer solutions. These value-added freight offerings give customers a range of competitive advantages including speed to market, regulatory compliance assistance and maximizing visibility across the supply chain.
Manages over 1 billion kilos of air freight annually
World’s ninth largest airline and among the top five international air freight forwarders
Global reach with over 900 facilities in over 120 countries and territories
Dedicated North American and European networks
Automated online scheduling of day-specific air freight deliveries
Online tracking of freight movements in real time
One of the world's largest customs brokers, with offices in over 60 countries
Time critical, charter and last mile delivery services also available 24/7/365
UPS Technology for Freight Customers
UPS customers enjoy a common technology experience whether they are shipping and tracking a small package or heavy freight. UPS technologies are designed to enable better decision making and flexibility in the supply chain so that it is easier for customers to manage and expand their shipping operations around the world. Web-based shipment processing, billing and trade management tools help companies anticipate problems, improve customer service and react quickly to unanticipated events.
As a company’s global supply chain becomes more sophisticated their need for freight technology increases. UPS’s technology solutions focus on three primary areas: shipping, billing and visibility.