UPS Flight Forward Attains FAA’s First Full Approval For Drone Airline

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) awarded UPS Flight Forward a Part 135 Standard certification on Friday. This first ever revenue-generating service demonstrated the business case for drone delivery of medical products and specimens. “UPS Flight Forward is benefitting from our knowledge as one of the world’s leading airlines. On The Horizon for UPS Flight ForwardUPS Flight Forward is forging paths to create innovative new services for customers. These include:Expansion of the UPS Fl

By | 2019-09-30T17:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

UPS Turns Up The Volume In Nashville With Expanded High-Speed Hub

The project has brought more than 300 new full- and part-time jobs to the area. Jobs and Nashville Area Employment OpportunitiesMore than 9,300 employees in Tennessee provide package delivery, ground freight, healthcare and contract logistics services. Permanent UPS jobs – including part-time jobs -- come with great pay and benefits, including healthcare and retirement benefits. This year, UPS anticipates hiring more than 1,000 seasonal employees in the Nashville area. Many senior UPS executives

By | 2019-09-25T17:00:00+00:00 September 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Ware2Go Launches Suite Of Supply Chain Optimization Tools

Warehouse Network Optimization : Identifies optimal warehouse placements based on historical and projected customer demand in order to improve shipping speeds while reducing transportation costs. : Identifies optimal warehouse placements based on historical and projected customer demand in order to improve shipping speeds while reducing transportation costs. Inventory Level Optimization : Prescribes inventory distribution across warehouse locations and sets optimal reorder points in order to min

By | 2019-09-03T17:00:00+00:00 September 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

UPS Celebrates Opening Of New High-Speed Sortation Facility In Delaware

“This new UPS® facility will provide additional pickup and delivery services to our customers in Delaware so they can focus on growing their business, while meeting their customers’ demands for speed and reliability,” said Trayce Parker, president of UPS’s Chesapeake District. More than 1,100 employees in Delaware provide package delivery, ground freight, healthcare and contract logistics services. Interested jobseekers can begin the application process at, which has a fully mobile v

By | 2019-08-11T17:00:00+00:00 August 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

UPS Launches My Choice® For Business Platform To Enhance Visibility And Control For SMBs

UPS My Choice® for business will enable a consistent customer experience for both business-to-consumer (B2C) and business-to-business (B2B) companies. “We’re excited to offer a full suite of UPS My Choice® capabilities to our SMB customers so they have more visibility and control than ever before,” said Kevin Warren, Chief Marketing Officer at UPS. Streamlining and optimizing the customer experience is key to helping SMBs build a reputable brand and earn repeat business. UPS My Choice® for busin

By | 2019-07-22T17:00:00+00:00 July 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

UPS Forms Subsidiary And Applies For FAA Certification To Operate Drone Delivery Unit

US 07/23/19Atlanta, GASubsidiary named UPS Flight Forward, Inc. UPS Flight Forward is positioned to be the one of the first fully-certified U.S. drone operations. UPS (NYSE:UPS) today said it has applied to the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for Part 135 certification to operate commercial drone flights in the UPS® network under a subsidiary business called UPS Flight Forward, Inc. When approved, this certification lays the foundation for drone flights beyond an operator’s visual lin

By | 2019-07-22T17:00:00+00:00 July 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

UPS Launches Package Pick-Up And Returns In Thousands Of CVS Pharmacy Locations Nationwide

Plans are to add the service to more than 6,000 CVS Pharmacy locations. Expansion increases UPS Access Point®locations to more than 15,000 in the U.S.UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced the addition of UPS Access Point locations in standalone CVS Pharmacy locations nationwide, allowing consumers to pick up and return packages. “Adding UPS Access Point locations at CVS Pharmacy locations offers added convenience in local communities throughout the country for shipping and safely receiving packages.”F

By | 2019-07-22T17:00:00+00:00 July 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

USPS is bridging physical, digital worlds to take mail to new heights

“New combinations of physical and digital are proving to be a growth opportunity for our industry,” said Brennan. These included Informed Delivery, which allows residential customers to see a mobile preview of their mail, and provides businesses with a new way to engage consumers and extract more value from their investment in mail. “More than 2,000 mail senders are now using Informed Delivery to entice consumers toward a website, a coupon, or to open an app or connect directly with a business,”

By | 2019-05-05T17:00:00+00:00 May 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Delivering the Future: FedEx Unveils Autonomous Delivery Robot

Delivering the Future: FedEx Unveils Autonomous Delivery RobotMEMPHIS, Tenn., February 27, 2019—FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) announced today a development in cutting-edge delivery solutions to meet the rapidly changing needs of consumers — the FedEx SameDay Bot — an autonomous delivery device designed to help retailers make same-day and last-mile deliveries to their customers. FedEx is collaborating with companies such as AutoZone, Lowe’s, Pizza Hut, Target, Walgreens and Walmart to help assess retai

By | 2019-02-26T16:00:00+00:00 February 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

UPS Expands In-Building Package Delivery Using Latch Smart Access Devices

“Smart access devices enable our drivers to enter buildings without keys and leave packages safely in lobbies or building package rooms. Smart-lock-enabled UPS® deliveries will be available to both new and existing Latch customers in qualifying buildings. To ensure that even more residents have access to smart deliveries, Latch is making its R-Series device available as a standalone product for the first time. UPS Access Point® locations are a related offering. About LatchLatch is the creator of

By | 2019-01-21T16:00:00+00:00 January 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments