November 21, 2013 - Industry News
Effective Dec 30 UPS’ published rates for its services will increase. For package shipments, ground services and accessorial rates will increase an average net 4.9%.
Tags: FedEx, UPS, USPS, Freight Rates
September 9, 2013 - Industry News
Balloting is set to begin soon for Teamsters Union members at UPS to revote on seven supplemental agreements that were turned back when a national master agreement was approved earlier this summer.
Tags: UPS, Fleets, Teamsters
July 25, 2013 - Industry News
The Teamsters Union and UPS Freight have agreed to an extension of the current UPS Freight National Agreement in order to give the parties time to continue negotiations. This means that the current agreement will remain in place until the agreement has been revoted and accepted by the members.
Tags: UPS, Fleets, Teamsters, UPS Freight
July 23, 2013 - Industry News
Parcel and freight transport giant UPS has reported a slight drop in its second quarter profit, falling from $1.79 billion in 2012 to $1.74 billion for the most recent quarter.
Tags: UPS, Earnings, Fleets, Fleet Financials
July 1, 2013 - Industry News
The Teamsters Union and UPS have agreed to an extension of the current UPS National Master Agreement and all supplements past their July 31 expiration.
Tags: UPS, Teamsters, UPS Freight, Drivers
June 26, 2013 - Industry News
UPS employees represented by the Teamsters Union have voted to approve a new contract at the company’s parcel operation while those with UPS Freight have voted against a new agreement.
Tags: UPS, Teamsters, UPS Freight, Fleets
June 25, 2013 - Industry News
Teamster union member employees of the freight operation UPS Freight have overwhelmingly rejected a new contract. Both sides head back to the negotiating table, with a July 31 deadline.
Tags: UPS, Teamsters, UPS Freight
June 3, 2013 - Industry News
UPS Freight and ABF announced separately that they will revise their general rates and charges.
A general rate increase of 5.9% was announced for non-contractual shipments in the United States, Canada and Mexico. ABF stated that the effect on specific lanes and shipments will vary.
Tags: UPS, ABF, LTL, rates
April 29, 2013 - Industry News
The International Brotherhood of Teamsters and United Parcel Service have reached tentative agreements on new five-year national contracts for package and freight workers.
February 27, 2013 - Industry News
A federal court jury in Midland, Texas, awarded a $600,000 verdict against UPS in a sexual discrimination lawsuit filed by a former driver.
Tags: Drivers, UPS, Litigation
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