Weather Impacts UPS 1Q Results
- U.S. Domestic Daily Volume Increases 4.2%
- International Operating Profit Climbs 12%
- International Daily Volume Jumps 7.9% on Strong Europe Growth
- E-commerce Drives Robust Demand in the U.S. for Lightweight Solutions
- Generates Free Cash Flow of $1.9 Billion
UPS Contract with International Brotherhood of Teamsters Approved
National Master Agreement Effective April 25, 2014; Retroactive Effect to August 2013
UPS (NYSE: UPS) today was notified by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) that the Master Agreement between UPS and the IBT was approved for implementation on April 25 for all UPS employees covered by the Agreement.
UPS Increases its Joining Forces Hiring Commitment to 50,000
13,000 veterans hired to-date, 18,000 employee volunteer service hours delivered to veterans groups
UPS (NYSE: UPS) announced today plans to hire 50,000 veterans by the end of 2018. The total doubles the company's original five-year hiring pledge made last year as part of the Obama Administration's Joining Forces initiative. In 2013, UPS hired 13,000 veterans, an increase of more than 30 percent from the prior year.
UPS Boosts Capacity In Three Key North American Markets
Expansions cater to retail, industrial manufacturing and healthcare customers
UPS (NYSE: UPS), driven by strong demand from customers in the retail, manufacturing and healthcare industries, today announced facility enhancements in three key North American markets. The expanded locations include Calgary, Alberta, Canada; Hebron, Ky.; and Mira Loma, Calif.