Sept. 22 2009
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the company that invented overnight shipping 38 years ago, has made international express shipping even faster with the unveiling... View More
June 16 2009
DETROIT, June 16, 2009 - The world will not emerge from the current recession without a reliance on global trade, the chairman and CEO of UPS said today. Addressing an audience of government and business... View More
Feb. 19 2009
ATLANTA, Feb. 19, 2009 - UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced it had deployed 300 new delivery trucks powered by Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) to seven cities in Colorado, Georgia, Oklahoma and California. The... View More
Feb. 10 2009
UPS is piloting a new returns service with a few pre-selected retailers that allows consumers to return items shipped via UPS by placing them in their own mailboxes for pickup by the U.S. Postal Service®... View More
Feb. 5 2009
Board of Governors Focuses on Actions to Ensure Long-Term Viability of Nation’s Mail System (2/5/2009) The U.S. Postal Service ended its first quarter (Oct. 1 – Dec. 31) with a net loss of... View More
Feb. 5 2009
WASHINGTON, D.C. — National on-time performance scores for the delivery of First-Class Mail reached 96 percent and 93 percent of customers gave the U.S. Postal Service highest satisfaction marks... View More
Jan. 29 2009
From Postmaster General John Potter testifying before a Congressional committee Wednesday introduced the possibility of decreasing mail delivery from six days to five. Here is the... View More
Jan. 26 2009
WASHINGTON, DC — Joseph Corbett will be the new U.S. Postal Service Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President, Postmaster General/CEO John E. Potter announced today. Corbett,... View More
Jan. 23 2009
WASHINGTON — From server consolidation to ink cartridge recycling, the U.S. Postal Service is using leading-edge technologies to support energy conservation, recycling and waste reduction.... View More
Nov. 26 2008
ATLANTA, Nov. 25, 2008 - If you've got old gifts tucked away in your closet or under the bed and you're not quite sure what to do with them, why not have a little fun and regift them to friends and colleagues?... View More
Nov. 26 2008
Washington, DC — With 19 billion cards, letters and packages expected to be delivered this holiday season, the U.S. Postal Service has some tips to help get gifts to their destination swiftly... View More
Nov. 18 2008
The recent rash of DHL announcements may have left you with more questions than answers. To paraphrase Mark Twain, “The rumors of my demise have been greatly exaggerated”. And in... View More
Oct. 31 2008
On Friday, UPS announced their 2009 rate changes, which will be effective Monday, January 5. UPS announced that domestic Ground rates will increase an average of 5.9%. Doug Caldwell, EVP of,... View More
Oct. 31 2008
UPS is actively trying to win DHL US express customers at the same time as negotiating a deal to take over North American uplift for DHL. The Atlanta-based company has launched a special “Welcome... View More
Oct. 28 2008
ATLANTA, Oct. 27, 2008 – As part of a public-private partnership to increase the commercial availability and use of alternative fuel vehicles, UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced its first purchases... View More
Oct. 28 2008
From CEP Research: Deutsche Post World Net (DPWN) today announced a drop in Q3 operating profits due to a declining express business and slower growth in other divisions because of the worsening world... View More
Oct. 22 2008
According to parcel industry sources, the Associated Mail & Parcel Centers has informed its centers that DHL will cease all domestic air and ground service to that organization within 90 days. DHL... View More
Oct. 16 2008
WASHINGTON, DC — The Postal Service today submitted a report to the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) on its position related to the Universal Service Obligation (USO) and postal monopoly.... View More
Oct. 16 2008
The UPS Foundation, the charitable arm of UPS [NYSE: UPS], today announced five grants totaling more than $1 million to support a variety of environmental programs and organizations worldwide. The grants,... View More