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UPS Sets 4.9% Rate Increase for 2011

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UPS Inc. has set a 4.9% net increase for 2011 for ground packages, air express and U.S.-origin international shipments.

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November 1, 2010
Business

UPS Projects 7.5% Higher Holiday Volume

UPS Inc. said it expects its holiday volume to be 7.5% higher than a year ago and has added flights in China to meet surging export demand, Bloomberg reported.

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October 25, 2010
Business

UPS’ Third-Quarter Net Income Soars 80%

UPS Inc. said Oct. 21 its third-quarter net income jumped 80% to $991 million from a year earlier, on the strength of higher rates and rising profits for domestic and international packages.

October 25, 2010
Business

UPS’ Third-Quarter Income Jumps 80%

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UPS Inc. said Thursday its third-quarter income jumped 80% to $991 million, or 99 cents a share, from $549 million, or 55 cents, a year ago.

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October 22, 2010
Business

Preparations Under Way at UPS, FedEx for Holiday Surge in Shipping Demand

Officials with the largest package delivery companies said they are in the early stages of preparing themselves for the familiar flood of holiday shipments.

October 17, 2010
Business

UPS to Hire 50,000 Seasonal Workers

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UPS will to hire 50,000 seasonal employees for this year’s holiday season, matching last year’s total, news services reported.

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October 7, 2010
Business

UPS Freight Sets 5.9% Rate Hike

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UPS Freight, the less-than-truckload unit of UPS Inc., said it will institute an average 5.9% general rate increase later this month.

Transport Topics
October 1, 2010
Business

UPS Sets New Ocean Service from Asia

UPS Inc. has launched a new ocean shipping service from Asia to the United for less-than-container loads it said will be 20% faster.

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September 16, 2010
Business

UPS to Build Healthcare Logistics Hubs in Singapore, China

UPS Inc. plans to open two health-care-logistics hubs in Singapore and China to tap rising regional demand for medical devices and drugs, Bloomberg reported Friday.

Transport Topics
August 6, 2010
Business

UPS Aims to Improve Truck Fuel Efficiency 20%

UPS Inc. said Monday it has set a goal to increase its automotive fuel efficiency by 20% between 2000 and 2020.

Transport Topics
July 26, 2010

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