UPS Prepares For Spike In Package Volume For Holidays, But Says Supply Chain Issues Aren’t Going AwayUPS prepares for spike in package volume for holiday.
Shipping Expert Warns Of USPS Peak Surcharges This Holiday SeasonShipping industry experts are warning buyers and sellers to begin planning now for peak season shipments as shipping industry is facing new challenges in 2020 due to the pandemic. Experts say they expect major delays due to rate hikes and transportation predictions.
Domestic Shipping Pushes UPS Profit Higher In 3QEven though domestic shipping drove revenue higher at UPS and third-quarter profits rose 20 percent, shares are down before with U.S. markets falling again.
Teamsters Drivers Feel Betrayed After UPS Contract VoteUnhappy with a proposal to create a new class of drivers with lower pay, tens of thousands of Teamsters members earlier this month rejected a five-year contract agreement with Atlanta-based United Parcel Service.
UPS Shares Rise After Company Posts 7 Percent Profit GainThe Atlanta-based company has been investing in new facilities and more automation to improve reliability, especially during the peak season that runs from Thanksgiving to Christmas, and is also adding technology to help drivers run more efficient routes.
Mail Sent To UPS Headquarters Rerouted To Chicago ApartmentThe Chicago Tribune reports that 24-year-old Dushaun Henderson-Spruce was charged in a criminal complaint with mail theft and fraud.
UPS Earned $1.35 Billion First QuarterUPS first quarter earning snapshot
Supreme Court Justices Hear Pregnancy Discrimination CaseA pregnancy discrimination case is in front of the Supreme Court and its outcome could affect women across the country. A former UPS worker says she was forced into taking unpaid leave when she became pregnant.
Police: UPS Gunman Had Been Fired Before Shooting A man wearing his work uniform started shooting at his former colleagues inside a UPS sorting facility in Alabama a day after he was fired from the company, killing a supervisor and another employee before committing suicide, police said Tuesday.