UPS pledges support for the crisis in Ukraine

UPS has pledged $1 million in emergency funding and in-kind support for the crisis in Ukraine. In that effort, UPS Foundation is partnering with the Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere (CARE), the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), the Salvation Army, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the World Food Programme (WFP) – organizations that are on the ... [+]

UPS to Launch 592-Job Expansion in North Carolina

UPS is undertaking a significant expansion to its North Carolina presence with the addition of 592 jobs in Guilford and Alamance counties. The company plans to invest a total of $316.4 million at two sites over the coming four years. UPS will expand its existing Greensboro hub with the addition of 141 new jobs and construct ... [+]

UPS Pilots See COVID Disruption Potential

The President of the union representing UPS airline pilots has said he agrees with UPS CEO Carol Tomé's concern that a spike in COVID-19 cases among the pilots has the potential to disrupt the Company's operations. In comments made to investors, Tomé said that "there is a big watch out" ... [+]

UPS Acquires Freightex to Accelerate UK , European Truckload Brokerage Business

UPS announced on January 9 the purchase of Freightex, a U.K.-based asset-light provider of truckload, less-than-truckload, specialized and refrigerated over-the-road services. The acquisition immediately establishes UPS’s presence in the growing U.K. and European third-party logistics (3PL) over-the-road brokerage transportation market and launches a new global and regional UPS growth platform ... [+]

UPS Section II Battery Requirements Changed

Effective Jan. 1, 2017, UPS changed its requirements for shipping lithium batteries by air. These changes support the company’s continuing efforts to ensure the safety of its employees while at the same time meeting the needs of its customers. The change will require that all U.S. Air and international Air ... [+]

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