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  • 12/27/2017 12:51:05

    As online shopping grows, UPS sees record holiday package returns

    United Parcel Service Inc(UPS) is on track to return a record number of packages this holiday shipping season, a sign that e-commerce purchases surged to new heights over the past month. The world's largest package delivery company and rival FedEx Corp (FDX) get paid by retailers like Amazon.com Inc (AMZN) and Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) for handling e-commerce deliveries.

  • 12/27/2017 11:41:28

    UPS expects returns to peak on Jan. 3 at 1.4 million packages

    United Parcel Service Inc. says National Returns Day is expected to take place on Jan. 3, when returns will hit a peak of 1.4 million packages, a fifth consecutive annual record, up 8% from last year. E-commerce sales on Black Friday and through the following week set the holiday returns season in motion, and in Dec. 2017, shoppers returned more than 1 million packages daily. Those returns are part of a total 750 million packages UPS expects to deliver between Thanksgiving and New Year's Eve. UPS shares are up 2.4% for the past year while the S&P 500 index is up 18.2% for the period.Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.

  • 12/19/2017 10:58:02

    UPS reserves 125 Tesla semi-trucks, largest public pre-order yet

    United Parcel Service Inc(UPS) said on Tuesday it is buying 125 Tesla Inc (TSLA) all-electric semi-trucks, the largest known order for the big rig so far, as the package delivery company expands its fleet of alternative-fuel vehicles.

  • 12/19/2017 10:57:41

    UPDATE 2-UPS reserves 125 Tesla semi-trucks, largest public pre-order yet

    DETROIT, Dec 19 (Reuters) - United Parcel Service Inc said on Tuesday it is buying 125 Tesla Inc all-electric semi-trucks, the largest known order for the big rig so far, as the package delivery company expands its fleet of alternative-fuel vehicles.

  • 12/19/2017 07:05:38

    BRIEF-UPS Pre-Orders 125 Tesla Electric Trucks

    United Parcel Service Inc(UPS): * UPS PRE-ORDERS 125 TESLA ELECTRIC TRUCKS. * UPS - HAS PLACED A RESERVATION FOR 125 OF TESLA'S NEW FULLY-ELECTRIC SEMI TRACTORS Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

  • 12/18/2017 06:44:47

    Post Office expects to deliver 3 billion pieces of mail this week

    The U.S. Postal Service said it expects to process and deliver nearly 3 billion pieces of first-class mail this week, which should make it the busiest week of the holiday season. The Post Office also expects to deliver nearly 200 million packages this week. For the entire holiday season, between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day, USPS expects to deliver more than 850 million packages, which is up 10% from the same period a year ago. To help facilitate the surge in volume, the USPS said it will expand Sunday deliveries in some high-package volume locations during the holidays. The USPS expects to deliver more than 6 million packages each Sunday in December, and will deliver Priority Mail Express packages on Christmas Day in some locations. The USPS's announcement comes at a time when shares of fellow package delivery companies United Parcel Service Inc. have gained 0.4% over the past 3 months and FedEx Corp. have rallied 11.6%, while the S&P 500 has gained 6.9%.Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.

  • 12/10/2017 17:36:40

    Advertising: Reminding E-Commerce Customers Who Delivers

    During the holiday season, the three giants of package delivery services — FedEx, United Parcel Service and the United States Postal Service — focus on the home.

  • 12/05/2017 16:06:04

    UPS sees some delivery delays after surge in online holiday orders

    (Reuters) - United Parcel Service said on Tuesday some deliveries were being delayed because of a surge in holiday online shopping orders during the peak shipping period.

  • 11/29/2017 14:29:54

    BRIEF-UPS Appoints Scott Price Chief Transformation Officer

    United Parcel Service Inc(UPS): * UPS APPOINTS SCOTT PRICE CHIEF TRANSFORMATION OFFICER. * UPS - ‍PRICE IS CURRENTLY EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT, GLOBAL LEVERAGE FOR WALMART, BASED IN BENTONVILLE, AR​. * UPS - ‍ PRICE WILL JOIN COMPANY AS CHIEF TRANSFORMATION OFFICER, EFFECTIVE DECEMBER 11, 2017 AND WILL ALSO JOIN UPS MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

  • 11/02/2017 14:47:24

    BRIEF-UPS board announces quarterly dividend

    United Parcel Service Inc(UPS). * UPS board announces quarterly dividend. * UPS - ‍declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.83 per share on all outstanding class A and class B shares​ Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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