Economic Enhancement

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Economic Enhancement

Economic sustainability for UPS means helping our nearly 10 million daily customers become more efficient in their daily shipping and logistics activities. We create opportunities for businesses large and small by connecting people to markets around the world using our expertise, innovation, and commitment to sustainability.

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Promoting Inclusivity Through Trade
To support the sustainability of global trade, UPS recognizes the importance of engaging domestic stakeholders, small businesses, and all segments of society to support inclusive growth.  Though trade continued to grow in 2017, despite lower projections, there are some areas of opportunity to further grow trade and strengthen the positive trajectory. Consider that among...
Sep 10, 2018 1:05 PM ET
Making the UPS Smart Logistics Network a Reality
UPS’s smart logistics network refers to our digitally and physically connected facilities, fleet, and information systems. Using real-time data, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and other technology, we will optimize tracking and processing of packages and freight, and synchronize our transportation fleet. The Smart Global Logistics Network enables us to drive operational and...
Sep 4, 2018 3:35 PM ET
How UPS is Building a Blockchain-Ready Business
Controls designed to promote traceability can drive up processing time and cost. Blockchain technology can address these twin challenges. A blockchain is a secure, distributed digital ledger with records that resist duplication and forgery. It can be used to keep track of any information or assets, from transportation containers to digital currencies. ...
Aug 17, 2018 11:15 AM ET
Sustainable Ideas From the Suppliers
As our business grows, we are entering into more contractual relationships with third parties, such as outside service providers (OSPs). OSPs are an important part of our delivery fleet in Western Europe, four times larger than our owned fleet in the region. Every day, OSPs in this region: Operate 5,300 vehicles on the road Make 344,000 stops Deliver 519,000...
Aug 15, 2018 1:20 PM ET
UPS Pre-Orders 125 Tesla Electric Trucks
ATLANTA, December 19, 2017 /3BL Media/ - UPS (NYSE:UPS), which operates one of the largest commercial trucking fleets in the world, today announced it has placed a reservation for 125 of Tesla’s new fully-electric Semi tractors. The new tractors will join UPS’s extensive alternative fuel...
Dec 19, 2017 9:35 AM ET