UPS RATES UP 4.9% IN 2021

United Parcel Service (UPS) announced new 2021 shipping rate increases for UPS Ground, UPS Air and International services. The rates hikes average net 4.9% and are effective [...]

UPS Seeks FAA Drone Approval

UPS has applied for FAA approval of commercial drone flights that will allow unlimited drone flights beyond the operator’s view. The application is being made by the [...]

UPS Tests New Electric Vehicle

Initiative Supports Continued Strategic Electrification of UPS Global Fleet UPS today announced a collaboration with Thor Trucks, Inc. to develop and test a fully-electric [...]

UPS, Teamsters Reach Contract Deal

Months of collective bargaining have culminated in a tentative five-year agreement for UPS and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. The five-year agreement, which is [...]

Teamsters Approve UPS Strike

UPS and UPS Freight Teamsters have approved giving their respective negotiating committees the right to call a strike, if necessary. The UPS members authorized a strike, if [...]

UPS Looks To Deliver Bulky Items

Reuters is reporting that UPS is negotiating with a U.S. trucking firm to provide in-home delivery of heavy consumer goods like couches and treadmills … (click to read [...]