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U.S. Postal Service to Test Same-Day Delivery in New York
The U.S. Postal Service plans to test same-day delivery in the New York metropolitan area for the next year, expanding a pilot program it started a year ago in San Francisco to win business from online retailers.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Amazon's Drone Delivery System: What It's All About
NEWS ANALYSIS: Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos took to CBS' "60 Minutes" broadcast on Dec. 1 to talk about a new technology, called Prime Air.
Cyber Monday spending up, and a lot of people did it from their desk
According to ComScore, Cyber Monday spending was up 18 percent this year from a year ago, and $1.735 billion was spent from desktop computers on Monday.
UPS Capital Improves C.O.D. Services to Help Small Businesses Manage Cash, Customer Relationships
The service is designed to improve how and when companies that accept C.O.D. can deposit their customers' checks.
Report: UPS researching drones to compete with Amazon's Prime Air
Amazon's Jeff Bezos made big news earlier this week when he told 60 Minutes his company wants to use drones to deliver packages weighing up to 5 pounds to homes.
El Paso Times
El Paso City Council approves use of golf carts by parcel workers on city streets
That's because the City Council on Tuesday approved the use of golf carts on residential streets for parcel delivery workers during the holiday season.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The Washington Post
Bezos's Vision of Amazon Drone Drawing Skeptics From FAA to UPS
Less than 24 hours after Jeff Bezos floated the idea of delivering packages via airborne drones, the notion was met with balking by regulators and skepticism from the shipping industry.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
FedEx Could Boost Supply Chain Revenues with the new Cardinal Health Alliance
FedEx Corp. is a global leader in logistics and transportation, with a market leadership position in express airfreight services.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
United Parcel Service SVP David Barnes Sells 8,475 Shares
United Parcel Service SVP David Barnes unloaded 8,475 shares of United Parcel Service stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 26th.
FedEx: Should You Still Buy At $138?
FedEx's shares profited from increased buyer interest after solid Q1 2014 results in September and as renowned investors such as Dan Loeb, George Soros and John Paulson disclosed positions in the company .
Tue Nov 26, 2013
The Fresno Bee
Thanksgiving meals around the Valley
Volunteers representing United Parcel Service, top right, serve guests at a Thanksgiving dinner held at the Fresno Rescue Mission Tuesday, November 26, 2013, in Fresno, Calif.
Not the package we expected
A CAR salesman who allegedly hatched a plan to murder a former employee was caught out when he reportedly pocket-dialled his intended victim.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Daily News
MCA to Begin More Interior Work on Downtown Campus
The Memphis College of Art has filed a $1.5 million building permit with the city-county Office of Construction Code Enforcement for interior work on its Downtown campus, 477 S. Main St .
USPS-Amazon agreement might affect campus post office
The U.S. Postal Service has reached an agreement with online conglomerate Amazon to deliver the company's orders to customers on Sundays.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
The Motley Fool
Wal-Mart vs. United Parcel Service: Which Stock's Dividend Dominates?
Dividend stocks outperform non-dividend-paying stocks over the long run. It happens in good markets and bad, and the benefit of dividends can be quite striking -- dividend payments have made up about 40% of the market's average annual return from 1936 to the present day.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Adweek: Maxim magazine sale to Darden in trouble
Darden Media, run by Chairman and Atlantan Calvin Darden Sr., planned to buy Maxim from Alpha Media Group, a New York-based company controlled by Cerberus Capital Management LP .
EDGE approves PILOTs for two corporate expansions
The board of the Economic Development Growth Engine of Memphis and Shelby County has approved tax abatements for two expansions that are expected to add at least 40 new jobs in the area.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Fleet Owner Magazine
Is "near-shoring" nearing a tipping point?
" or "re-shoring" manufacturing activity away from China and the Pacific Rim back to North and South America, along with what the ripple effects of such a shift might mean for the U.S. freight transportation industry.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Highway accident claims two lives
By John D. Taylor A head-on collision between a pickup and a delivery truck took the lives of two men one from Crosby on ND 5, at dusk on Tuesday last week.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Plastics company bringing distribution center, jobs to Riverport
Filtrona Plastics LLC, an Erie, Pa.-based manufacturer and distributor of plastics products, plans to open a distribution center employing 28 people at Jefferson Riverport International.