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1 hr ago | TheStreet.com
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1 hr ago | Insider Monkey
United Parcel Service, Inc. is all set to show big numbers on its earnings report and this is hinted by the 90,000-95,000 people that the company is expected to hire during the holiday season. Jim Cramer, chairman of TheStreet.com and host of CNBC's Mad money, revealed on TheStreet that United Parcel Service, Inc. is like a coiled spring, all set to pop.
6 hrs ago | JD Journal
Summary: Although many law schools have cut tuition in hopes of increasing their enrollment, the University of Las Vegas William S. Boyd School of Law plans to hike tuition costs. The University of Las Vegas William S. Boyd School of Law is ranked as one of the top 100 law schools by U.S. News and World Report.
8 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
UPS plans to hire up to 95,000 temporary workers to handle the holiday rush, but that reflects a structural shift in American shopping habits - not so much a bet on a blockbuster season. Although the U.S. calendar still needs to flip through Halloween and Thanksgiving , retailers and businesses are gearing up for the important holiday shopping season.
8 hrs ago | Switched
"When is this going to end?" you've probably asked yourself, after hearing about the Home Depot data breach of up to 60 million consumer credit cards. The breach is the latest--and possibly largest--of a series of massive exposures of sensitive consumer information over the past few months.
11 hrs ago | The York Daily Record
UPS plans to hire up to 95,000 workers to help deliver packages during the busy holiday season - an increase from last year, when the company was caught unprepared for a boom in online shopping. Last year, UPS underestimated the surge in deliveries during the holiday shipping season, which peaked several days later than the company had expected as shopping jumped at offers of free shipping right up until a few days before Christmas.
15 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
Menlo is a leading global provider of logistics, transportation management and supply chain services with operations on five continents. With a base of more than 36 operating locations in the region, the company's services range from dedicated contract logistics to warehousing, distribution and transportation management; supply chain engineering and other value-added services across multiple industries.
16 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire
UPS announced today that it expects to hire between 90,000 - 95,000 seasonal employees to support the anticipated holiday surge in package deliveries that will begin in October and continue through January 2015. The company is gearing up for increased holiday delivery volume in 2014 as it prepares to play a pivotal role in helping retailers take advantage of the holiday gift-giving season.
16 hrs ago | Fox News
United Parcel Service Inc, the world's largest courier company, said it would hire 90,000 to 95,000 seasonal employees ahead of an expected surge in package deliveries through the holiday shopping season.
17 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington
The former part-time air driver for the United Parcel Service in Landover, Maryland said the company asked her to get a doctor's note listing her restrictions. She got the note and when she turned it in, she said her building manager told her she couldn't work.
In its inaugural trucking industry benchmarking survey, Katz, Sapper & Miller and McLeod Software released key findings about large, medium and small truckload carriers. The survey found that large carriers posted better operating ratio, higher average fuel mileage, and lower fuel cost per mile than small and medium carriers Large carriers posted an operating ratio of 92 compared with 94 for medium carriers and 95 for small carriers.
ISLAMABAD: Universal Service Fund Company approved an Optic Fibre Cable project for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa , benefiting un-served population of about 3.2 million residing in twenty-one tehsils of the province. Board meeting of directors of USFC on Monday approved this during USFC 35th meeting with Mrs Anusha Rahman Minister of State Ministry of Information Technology and Telecom in chair.
The company's new service center is located in the Scotia-Glenville Business and Technology Park in Glenville, New York. Mike McGinness is inviting vendors and shippers to visit Old Dominion Freight Line Inc.'s new service center for an open house Thursday, Sept.
Atlantic City certainly does not benefit from the planned closure Trump Plaza and threatened closure of Trump Taj Mahal, the only remaining properties of Trump Entertainment Resorts, which filed for bankruptcy last week. The struggling city has seen a number of casino closures, for which many blame increasing competition from other states and from online gambling.
Investigators say they don't expect to find the specific sources of fatal strains of E. coli that killed two children in the Pacific Northwest and left a Washington boy fighting for his life. Dr. Paul Cieslak, medical director of the communicable disease section of the Oregon Health Authority, said Thursday they need at least twice as many cases to pin down a source, which might be tainted food, lake water, or contact with livestock.
Con-way hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Friday , Analyst Ratings.Net reports. The stock traded as high as $53.51 and last traded at $53.27, with a volume of 273,262 shares traded.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 09:25 pm
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