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Government, Business, Safety

UPS Wants FMCSA to Reconsider Exemption Request

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UPS Inc. has requested reconsideration of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s denial of its 2019 request for an exemption from a requirement that its driver training instructors have two years’ minimum experience as trainers.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
September 22, 2020
Government, Business, Logistics, Top 100

Feds Lean on Carriers in Fight Against the Coronavirus

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Trucking companies are diligently working with the federal government in an effort to defeat the coronavirus.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
April 15, 2020
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 100

UPS Appoints Stephen Denton to Lead Ware2Go

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Stephen Denton was appointed CEO of on-demand fulfillment platform Ware2Go Inc., the company announced Feb. 4.

February 4, 2020
Business, Top 100

Strong Holiday Orders, Close Ties to Amazon Boost UPS Q4 Earnings

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UPS Inc., fueled by demand from e-commerce giant, on Jan. 30 reported a gain in fourth-quarter profit on an adjusted basis and in revenue while noting a one-time charge that dragged net results.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
January 30, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 100

Shippers, Carriers Shift Into High Gear for Cyber Monday

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The holiday shopping season is here, and the big e-commerce day is expected to make shippers busy.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
November 26, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 100

Holiday Season Returns Will Set Record, UPS Predicts

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This holiday season is projected to be so busy, UPS even expects to set a record for returned merchandise.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
November 7, 2019
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 100

UPS to Upgrade Health Care-Dedicated Warehouse Network

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UPS Inc. will add major upgrades to its health care-dedicated warehouse and distribution network, according to an Oct. 28 news release.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
October 28, 2019
Business, Top 100, TCA

UPS Predicts Record Holiday Season

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UPS Inc. says it has been preparing for what it expects to be a record-breaking holiday shipping season by building additional automated facilities and adding jets to its fleet to handle more packages as online shopping continues to grow.

Kelly Yamanouchi | The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
October 23, 2019
Government, Business, Logistics Soars as UPS Deal Seen as ‘Step in the Right Direction’

UPS truck and driver UPS Inc. Inc. shares rallied Oct. 22 ahead of the opening bell after UPS Inc. announced a pact to offer discounted shipping rates to the company’s customer base of more than 740,000.

Janet Freund | Bloomberg News
October 22, 2019
Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel, Top 100

UPS Invests $450 Million in CNG Trucks, Stations

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UPS Inc. announced it will spend $450 million to add 6,000 vehicles powered by compressed natural gas as well as supporting infrastructure beginning next year.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
October 9, 2019