February 22, 2013 1:00 PM, EST
UPS Expands Worldwide Expedited Service
UPS Inc.

UPS Inc. said it has expdanded its worldwide expedited service by tripling the coverage area and speeding up the delivery timeframe to two to five business days.

The company said it now offers its UPS Worldwide Expedited Service to more than 220 countries and territories and that the expansion will help shippers magnify their global reach and balance delivery speed with cost, no matter where they ship.

“UPS Worldwide Expedited offers our customers a more economical, less time sensitive service that has many of the same benefits they get from our Worldwide Express service, including fast and efficient door-to-door delivery, tracking visibility and quick customs clearance provided by UPS’ customs brokerage,” John Sutthoff, UPS’ vice president of international marketing, said in a statement.

UPS is ranked No. 1 on the Transport Topics 100 listing of U.S. and Canadian for-hire carriers.