October 24, 2014 - Industry News
Higher package volume and growth in distribution and UPS Freight business led UPS Inc. to an upswing in third-quarter earnings compared to a year ago.
Tags: UPS, Fleets, Earnings, UPS Freight, LTL
October 21, 2014 - Industry News
They will increase an average of 4.9% for UPS Freight along with the company’s ground, air and international operations for shipments within and between the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico.
Tags: UPS, Fleets, UPS Freight, Freight Rates, FedEx, FedEx Freight
July 29, 2014 - Industry News
Profit for package delivery and trucking giant UPS tumbled in the second quarter due to retirement liabilities for some union employees.
Tags: UPS, Fleets, Earnings, UPS Freight
June 18, 2014 - Industry News
Package delivery giant UPS on Tuesday said beginning December 29, in the United States, dimensional weight will be used to calculate the billable weight of a shipment on all UPS Ground services and UPS Standard to Canada packages.
Tags: UPS, Freight Rates
June 7, 2014 - Industry News
Abney began his UPS career in 1974 as a part-time package loader. Over the course of his 40-year career, he held various operational positions including a five-year stint as president of UPS International.
April 24, 2014 - Industry News
Parcel delivery and trucking giant UPS has reported a lower first quarter profit despite higher revenue, while another major less-than-truckload player hit a record.
Tags: UPS, Old Dominion Freight Line, Fleets, Earnings, UPS Freight
The Teamsters Union has rolled over on the desires of some of its members, overriding earlier votes that continued to delay a new national contract with parcel carrier UPS.
Tags: Drivers, UPS, Fleets, Teamsters, UPS Freight, Labor Unions
January 30, 2014 - Industry News
Trucking, parcel and logistics giant UPS increased profit in the final quarter of the year and for all of 2013.
January 21, 2014 - Industry News
Parcel and trucking company UPS has offered a glimpse of its fourth quarter and 2013 earnings ahead of releasing its full report on Jan. 30.
Tags: UPS, Fleets, Earnings
January 7, 2014 - Industry News
Teamster local union leaders representing UPS Freight workers across the country have endorsed a new tentative national agreement.
Tags: Drivers, UPS, Fleets, Teamsters, UPS Freight
December 26, 2013 - Industry News
Package delivery giants UPS and FedEx may wind up getting a lump of coal in their stocking next Christmas after failing to delivery many shipments in time for this year’s holiday.
Tags: UPS, FedEx, Delivery Fleet, Holiday Driving
December 20, 2013 - Industry News
After rejecting an earlier contract, Teamsters Union members at less-than-truckload carrier UPS Freight are set to vote next month on a new labor agreement.
Tags: UPS, Fleets, Teamsters, UPS Freight
December 11, 2013 - Industry News
Teamster Union members at UPS parcel delivery business are moving closer bit-by-bit when it comes to approving a new contract.
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: UPS, USPS, Freight Rates, FedEx
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.
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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