FedEx agrees to take over Dutch rival TNT Express

...which owns a 14.7 percent stake in TNT Express, said it supports the bid.The deal comes two years after United Parcel Service Inc. dropped its own 5.2 billion-euro takeover bid for the Dutch company, citing objections by European Union...

United Parcel Service reports third-quarter growth

ATLANTA -- United Parcel Service reported strong third-quarter gains in revenue and net income Wednesday after continued growth in its international business...

Terrorist attacks quickly disrupt normal business day

...shut 20 stores in New York and Washington, while United Parcel Service, which operates one of the country's biggest...York and Washington area codes, Battcher said. United Parcel Service, which dispatches a fleet of airplanes across the...

Hectic year for business

...had a big victory in the Teamsters strike against United Parcel Service. The tobacco industry agreed to a $368 billion...strike Lynne Simmons has learned a lesson from the United Parcel Service strike, which had her worried that her specialty...

Internet changing shipping

...It was a boon to big shipping companies such as United Parcel Service and Federal Express. Mr. Little, who teaches...It was a boon to big shipping companies such as United Parcel Service and Federal Express. Mr. Little, who teaches...

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Postal Service makes third billion-dollar profit

...record-tying performance, despite the added volume of the United Parcel Service strike. The national 92-percent on-time performance...maintained quality first-class service during the United Parcel Service strike - even while delivering 9 billion pieces...

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Justices weigh bias claim of pregnant UPS driver

...several justices during arguments suggested the court could be searching for a middle ground in the dispute between United Parcel Service and former driver Peggy Young.UPS declined to give the woman temporary light-duty work after she became pregnant...

UPS hits lowered target for 4Q profit, 2015 forecast tepid

...costs and raise prices this year. He said UPS remained on track to hit long-term goals for increased earnings.United Parcel Service Inc. said Tuesday that it earned $453 million, or 49 cents per share, in the last three months of 2014, compared...

UPS expects to hire up to 95,000 seasonal workers

...delivery vehicles, trailers, aircraft and portable loading aids. It's also adding operating days and shifts.United Parcel Service Inc. said that the seasonal jobs have long served as an entry point for permanent employment.Individuals interested...

FedEx to add 50,000 seasonal jobs

...it would hire 20,000 temporary workers, but wound up adding twice that number, a spokesman said Wednesday. United Parcel Service Inc. planned to add 55,000 seasonal workers but ended up hiring 85,000.FedEx officials said they are talking...