UPS ( UPS +0.7% ) announces it has expanded the coverage area for its early morning delivery service to cover 87% of all U.S. businesses
forwarding industry pricing. High returns on capital are attracting competition to the 3PL space, particularly the integrators' ( FedEx and UPS ) rising focus on outsourced supply-chain solutions. Highway brokers, like C.H. Robinson, are also increasingly offering
UPS ( UPS +0.1% ) says it will open nine new operating facilities in Brazil in a move which will broaden its network in the nation by 78%. The company also plans to add 115 vehicles to its Brazil fleet to help it improve services. Post your comment!
By Musings of a Banker : FedEx Corporation ( FDX ) is best known for its overnight delivery services but the company operates a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services. The organization is structured in a unique way - FedEx companies attempt to compete collectively in ...
Con-way's core LTL division competes with industry heavyweights FedEx and UPS . Both competitors have substantially increased their presence in LTL shipping during the past decade.Con-way's trucking
UPS ( UPS ) CFO Kurt Kuehn says the company will invest $1B to expand its European operations in the next three to five years. Most of
FRANKFURT, July 2 (Reuters) - United Parcel Service Inc plans to invest $1 billion in its European operations in the next three to five years, mostly in expansion of its logistics centres, Chief Financial Officer Kurt Kuehn told a German newspaper.
WASHINGTON, July 1 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court agreed on Tuesday to hear a case that would determine whether UPS Inc treated a pregnant employee unfairly by denying her request for temporary restrictions on her work duties.
By Daniel Jennings : There's a simple reason why Uber's estimated value of $17-18.2 billion is justifiable. Unlike many technology ventures, Uber has demonstrated that it has a business model that is truly disruptive and, more importantly, actually makes money. Uber has also shown that it has the
Amazon ( AMZN -0.3% ) faces a logistical headaches from the move by UPS and FedEx to move to dimensional pricing, notes 24/7 Wall St. Though there's an obvious break on pricing for the company, it will