Time Running Out To Get Packages Delivered In Time For Christmas!Software developer Shipmatrix, which monitors delivery data, says UPS achieved its on-time goal 97.3 percent of the time from December 10-16, to FedEx’s 98.1 percent and the U.S. Postal Service’s 99 percent.
Scams And Delays Already Wreaking Havoc On Holiday Package Deliveries For ManyThe FBI is warning Americans to watch out for fake emails claiming to be from FedEx, UPS, and the U.S. Postal Service that are really filled with viruses.
UPS Trucks, Center, Packages Damaged In Maryland FireAn overnight fire at a UPS center has sent a yet undetermined number of packages up in smoke during this holiday season.
Need A Job? Thousands Are Available In North TexasAs they gear up for the Christmas shopping season, UPS, Fed Ex, Walmart, Amazon and others are looking to hire hundreds of people at a job fair in Dallas Thursday afternoon.
UPS Adds New Fee For Holiday Season DeliveriesUPS is adding a new charge for shipments to residential customers during peak delivery periods in November and December. The new fee adds between 27 cents and 97 cents to the shipping prices.
Four Dead In San Francisco UPS Facility ShootingA San Francisco hospital has received multiple victims from a shooting at a sprawling UPS warehouse and customer service center.
Dog Attacks On Mail Carriers Near 7,000 As Online Sales BoomBooming online retail sales are good news for the U.S. Postal Service, but its carriers are incurring a cost: more dog bites. Dog attacks on postal workers rose last year to 6,755, up more than 200 from the previous year.
UPS Building Package-Handling Plant In ArlingtonUPS said it plans to build a $200 million package-handling center in North Texas to help handle the increase in shipping volumes in the DFW area.
UPS Expects 1.3M Returns In One DayChristmas is the season of giving, and January the month of returns.
UPS And FedEx Brace For Free Shipping DayAre UPS and FedEx having trouble meeting record demand this holiday season? While both package delivery giants deny that’s the case, they’re bracing for a spike in traffic following Free Shipping Day.
North Texas Residents Fed Up With Big Trucks In Their NeighborhoodA steady stream of big trucks – once in the morning and again in the evening – are passing through Merrell Road in North Dallas illegally.
UPS Testing Drones For Use In Its Package Delivery SystemUPS is stepping up efforts to integrate drones into its system. The company has partnered with robot-maker CyPhy Works to test the use of drones to make commercial deliveries to difficult-to-access locations.