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2015-05-01 UPS Appoints Edward Rogers Global Director of Sustainability
Steve Leffin to Retire After More Than 30 Years at UPS

UPS® (NYSE: UPS) today announced that Edward Rogers will become the company's new Global Director of Sustainability, effective immediately. Rogers succeeds Steve Leffin who helped create UPS's sustainability strategy and led a number of successful initiatives during his seven years guiding UPS's Sustainability group globally. During this period, the company became one of the first U.S. companies to meet the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) G4 framework at the comprehensive level, exemplifying its leadership in reporting transparency and credibility.
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2015-03-26 The UPS Foundation Links Advanced Tracking Technology with Global Humanitarian Relief Efforts
Program with UNHCR enables faster and more accurate distribution of supplies to refugee camps

The UPS Foundation, the philanthropic arm of UPS (NYSE: UPS), today announced the launch of the UPS Relief Link program to help improve the lives of displaced refugees around the world through optimized distribution and tracking of critical supplies in crisis-affected areas.
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2014-09-30 UPS Continues Tradition of Global Community Service
Employees around the World Celebrate 12th Annual Global Volunteer Month through Volunteer Efforts

Since its founding in 1907, UPS® (NYSE: UPS) has established a strong legacy of supporting the communities it serves around the world. During the month of October, UPS's nearly 400,000 employees will aim to donate 315,000 volunteer hours to community service efforts through the company's annual Global Volunteer Month. This goal is a 5 percent increase over last year's monthly hours total.
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2014-09-12 The UPS Foundation's Martinez Named to International Association for Volunteer Efforts Board
Martinez to also chair IAVE's Global Corporate Volunteer Council

UPS® (NYSE: UPS) announced the appointment of Eduardo Martinez, president of The UPS Foundation, to the Board of Directors of the International Association for Volunteer Efforts (IAVE), effective immediately. As a member of the Board, Martinez will support IAVE's mission to promote, strengthen and celebrate the development of worldwide volunteerism, which closely aligns with The UPS Foundation's focus on global volunteer efforts.
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2014-07-30 UPS Doubles Carbon Intensity Goal for 2020
  • Company's 2013 "Committed to More" Sustainability Report Highlights Energy, Efficiency and Humanitarian Achievements
  • More Commitment to Transparency by Becoming One of First U.S. Companies to Adopt New Comprehensive Level of Sustainability Reporting
  • More Reductions as absolute carbon emissions decrease 1.5%
  • More Lower-Emission Vehicles Hitting the Road as fleet logged 55 million miles and avoided the use of 5.8 million gallons of conventional gasoline and diesel
  • More than 1.5M gallons of fuel saved annually through ORION Route Optimization
  • More Sustainable Supply Chain Options for Customers like carbon neutral shipping for packages, documents, cargo or freight to anywhere in world
  • More Resilient Global Communities through Humanitarian Aid as UPS enabled 250 humanitarian shipments across 46 countries
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2014-07-30 UPS double son objectif de réduction des émissions de carbone pour 2020
  • Le rapport sur le développement durable 2013 souligne les réalisations d’UPS dans les domaines de l’énergie, de l’efficacité et de l’aide humanitaire.
  • Transparence accrue : UPS est une des premières sociétés américaines à adopter une nouvelle méthode détaillée de production de rapports sur le développement durable.
  • Réduction de 1,5 pour cent des émissions de carbone.
  • Davantage de véhicules à émissions faibles sur les routes : les véhicules du parc d’UPS ont parcouru 88 millions de kilomètres et permis à la société de réduire de 21,9 millions de litres sa consommation d’essence et de diesel.
  • Plus de 5,6 millions de litres de carburant économisés par année grâce au logiciel d’optimisation des itinéraires (ORION).
  • Des options de chaîne d’approvisionnement plus durables pour les clients, telles que UPS carbone neutre pour l’expédition de colis, de documents, de marchandises ou de fret, partout dans le monde.
  • Des collectivités plus résilientes partout dans le monde grâce à l’aide d’UPS, notamment grâce à l’expédition de 250 envois humanitaires dans 46 pays.
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2014-07-29 National Bar Association Presents Maynard Jackson Award to UPS
Award Recognizes Corporate Efforts to Support Communities

The National Bar Association (NBA) presented the 2014 Maynard H. Jackson Jr. Legacy award to UPS® (NYSE: UPS) in recognition of the company's community leadership efforts.
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2014-07-16 UPS Among First US Companies to Adopt New Comprehensive Level of Sustainability Reporting
The 2013 UPS Corporate Sustainability Report, to be released July 30, will be in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)'s new G4 reporting guidelines at the "Comprehensive" level.

UPS® (NYSE: UPS) will release its 2013 sustainability report based on the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)'s new G4 reporting guidelines at the "Comprehensive in accordance" option and with GRI's "Materiality Matters" check on July 30, 2014. With the release of this report, UPS will join a select group of global companies that have already adopted the G4 guidelines and will become one of the first U.S.-based companies to do so.
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2014-06-13 UPS Names New Sustainability Officer and New Diversity and Inclusion Officer
Scott Wicker to Lead Facilities Expansion Projects; Rhonda Clark Named Chief Sustainability Officer; Amy Whitley Named First Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer

UPS (NYSE: UPS) announced today that Rhonda Clark will become the company's Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO) effective immediately. Clark will succeed Scott Wicker who helped create UPS's sustainability architecture and implemented numerous successful initiatives during his seven years leading UPS's Sustainability group. During this period, the company set aggressive sustainability goals, achieved success in key areas by improving efficiencies in operations and expanded its alternative fuel/advanced technology fleet by more than 50%.
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2014-06-05 The UPS Foundation Donates $7.9M to Support Diversity and Economic Empowerment
Highlights global partnership with leadership development organization targeting girls, young women

The UPS Foundation, on behalf of UPS (NYSE: UPS), announced today it will donate more than $7.9 million to 42 non-profit organizations supporting economic empowerment, education, inclusion, and mentorship initiatives. The donations include a $1 million commitment of support over two years to the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) to provide leadership development opportunities to girls/young women around the world with a special emphasis on Latin America, Africa and the Arab world.
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2012-07-31 2011 UPS Corporate Sustainability Fact Sheet
The 2011 Sustainability Report recaps our actions and performance, reviewing our goals and key performance indicators (KPIs) that were set nearly five years ago. This year, we are disclosing more information than ever, and for the first time, our report presents a materiality matrix. As a result of both external events and a review of our five-year progress, we recommitted to the principle that UPS is part of an interconnected global community, and understand that our success is dependent on economic stability, global trade and a society that welcomes opportunity. In return, we must act responsibly - as a business, an employer, and a corporate citizen.
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2012-07-31 UPS Sustainability Report Hits "A Plus" Mark for Transparency
UPS (NYSE: UPS) today published its latest annual Sustainability Report, becoming one of only 10 U.S. corporations registered to date this year with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) to have achieved A+ status for superior transparency.
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2012-07-30 UPS Supplier Diversity Program Fact Sheet
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2012-06-20 The UPS Foundation Donates to Groups Cultivating Diversity
UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced the donation of $6.9 million in funding to 44 non-profit organizations around the world that share the mission of championing and cultivating diversity.
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2012-06-20 UPS Foundation Diversity Grants
UPS recently announced the donation of $6.9 million in funding to 44 non-profit organizations worldwide that focus on cultivating diversity.
2011-07-28 Logistics of Sustainability infographic
Sustainability is what we deliver every day at UPS. It's a commitment to our customers and our employees. It's the responsibility we have to the communities we live in, as well as to the planet we live on. At UPS, sustainability is at the center of all we do.
2011-07-28 Conservation and Technology Help UPS Deliver Better Fuel Efficiency
Company Avoids Driving 63.5 million miles in 2010

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today released the latest edition of its annual Sustainability Report, disclosing it had once again managed to reduce the amount of fuel it's using to deliver each package in the United States.
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2011-07-28 Sustainability is... video
Whether volunteering, recycling or making right hand turns, UPS employees around the world make sustainability part of their every day. Scott Wicker, Chief Sustainability Officer, explains what sustainability means to UPS.
2011-02-07 The UPS Foundation Donates $7 Million to Diversity Programs
Grants Target Leadership and Education

UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced grants totaling $7 million to more than 80 non-profit organizations whose mission is to support diverse populations. These grants will fund programs that develop leadership skills, promote education and encourage inclusion of all individuals.
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2011-02-07 UPS 2011 Diversity Grants
UPS announced grants totaling $7 million to more than 80 non-profit organizations whose mission is to support diverse populations. These grants will fund programs that develop leadership skills, promote education and encourage inclusion of all individuals.
Fact Sheet
2010-11-16 UPS Air Operations - Supplier Diversity
Fact Sheet
2010-10-04 UPS Again Receives Top Mark in 2011 Corporate Equality Index
For the fourth consecutive year, UPS (NYSE:UPS) has earned a perfect score of 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign's (HRC) Corporate Equality Index, an annual survey that rates U.S. corporations on their non-discrimination policies and practices toward lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) employees and consumers.
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2010-10-01 UPS Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index for Eighth Year in a Row
For the eighth year in a row, UPS (NYSE:UPS) has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for North America, based on the company's economic, environmental and social practices. UPS ranked in the top 20% of corporations in the Industrial Goods and Services sector in North America and scored above the industry group's average in the three areas.
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2010-09-14 Six Large Corporations Aim to Boost Economy with New Supplier Program
New website provides one-stop shopping, simplified application process, for small businesses seeking to become suppliers to large companies; Experts suggest program could help accelerate economic recovery

A consortium of large businesses in a variety of industry sectors today announced a new way for small businesses to compete with greater ease to sell goods and services to global companies, potentially leading to the creation of new jobs and economic growth.
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2010-09-10 Hispanic Business Magazine Names UPS Top Firm for Diversity
UPS (NYSE:UPS) again has been named to Hispanic Business magazine's Diversity Elite 60, a list of the nation's top companies that promote and model diversity in the workplace.
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2010-01-14 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.
2009-09-09 Ten Tips for Small Business Success
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2009-09-09 Supplier Diversity
UPS is committed to ensuring our supplier diversity process strengthens and empowers small, minority- and women-owned businesses to drive economic development in our communities.

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