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The UPS Store® network, the largest franchise system of retail shipping, postal, print and business service centers in the United States, has been named one of the world’s top franchise brands according to Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2019 Franchise 500 list.Read MoreOpen the link in a new window
The Agricultural Improvement Act of 2018 (also known as the Farm Bill), signed into law in December 2018, changed the federal definition of marijuana to exclude industrial hemp and legalize it at the federal level. Because industrial hemp remains illegal under the laws of certain states, UPS does not currently accept industrial hemp shipments. In mid-February 2019 UPS will begin to provide transportation of industrial hemp to a limited number of states as a contractual service to approved shippers. A detailed description of industrial hemp is available on this U.S. Department of Agriculture website. More details will be available in February 2019.Read MoreOpen the link in a new window
Effective December 26, 2018, the rates for UPS® Ground, UPS Air and International services will increase an average net 4.9%. Rates for value-added services and other charges will also increase.Preview and Read More About the 2019 Rate Changes
UPS is pleased that the UPS Freight agreement with the International Brotherhood of Teamster (IBT) has been ratified. Customers can remain confident UPS is ready to continue to serve its small package and UPS Freight customers throughout the holiday season and beyond.Read MoreOpen the link in a new window
To ensure our network continues to operate effectively through this holiday season, a Peak Surcharge will apply to all U.S. Export packages, effective November 25, 2018, through December 29, 2018.Read More About the Rate Changes
In a new UPS and GreenBiz study, the “Curve Ahead: The Future of Fleet Electrification” report, industry leaders identify the main motivations and barriers to electrification, as well as strategies to move the commercial electric vehicle market from niche to mainstream.Read MoreOpen the link in a new window
To celebrate the Toys for Tots Literacy Program 10th anniversary, The UPS Store is giving away $10,000 worth of books and educational resources to ten organizations who serve underprivileged children across the country.Read MoreOpen the link in a new window
UPS acknowledges the International Brotherhood of Teamsters’ decision to ratify the Small Package National Master Agreement.Read MoreOpen the link in a new window
The Peak Surcharges applied to Large Package Surcharge, Additional Handing, and Over Maximum Limits packages will apply to U.S. Export and U.S. Import packages, effective November 18, 2018, through December 22, 2018.
Effective October 15, 2018, the Fuel Surcharge for UPS International Air-Import will increase.Read More About the Rate Changes
New national campaign demonstrates the full range of products and services The UPS Store locations offer beyond packing and shipping.Read More About the New CampaignOpen the link in a new window
Through a network of public-private partnerships, the UPS Foundation will contribute immediate and long-term recovery assistance after devastating flooding, infrastructure damage and utility outages.Read More About the Relief EffortsOpen the link in a new window
The Peak Surcharge applied to Over Maximum Limits packages will be effective October 1, 2018, through December 22, 2018.
Effective October 1, 2018, the Fuel Surcharges for UPS Ground and UPS Domestic Air will increase.
Effective October 22, 2018, the Shipping Charge Correction Audit Fee will be modified.Read More About the Rate Changes
Ware2Go will create a turnkey, on-demand U.S. fulfillment network for B2B e-commerce. The platform matches available warehouse space and fulfillment services with merchants who need to get online orders to customers fast..Read More About Ware2GoOpen the link in a new window
Bryanne Leeming, founder and CEO of Unruly Studios, won $25,000 and an editorial feature in Inc. Magazine for her STEM-focused small business.Read More About the Pitch Off WinnerOpen the link in a new window
The General Administration of Customs of the People’s Republic of China (GACC) has issued Order No. 56 (2017), adjusting the manifest requirements for air and ocean imports and exports, effective June 1, 2018.Read More About the Changes
UPS is collaborating with Thor Trucks, Inc. to develop and test the fully-electric class 6 delivery truck in Los Angeles, supporting the continued strategic electrification of the UPS global fleet.Read More About the InitiativeOpen the link in a new window
The New York City pilot with Latch smart access devices provides increased security and convenience for customers in multi-family residences who are not home to receive packages.Read More About the Pilot ProgramOpen the link in a new window
The funding will support programs focused on economic empowerment, education, work training, and social and gender equality.Read More About the GrantsOpen the link in a new window
Access important year-end holiday season shipping information and resources while learning more about how UPS is prepared for the 2018 holiday season.Read More About UPS Holiday ShippingOpen the link in a new window
"On The Leading Edge" highlights sustainability challenges and accomplishments during 2017, including bold investments in innovative technologies that are advancing UPS’s 2020 and 2025 goals in support of the environment, workforce, and communities around the world.Read More About Sustainability at UPSOpen the link in a new window
Months of collective bargaining have culminated in a tentative agreement for UPS (NYSE: UPS) and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. The five-year agreement, which is subject to ratification, covers Teamsters-represented UPS employees in small package roles.Read More About the New National Master AgreementOpen the link in a new window
Seven experts share their perspectives on why branching out internationally is essential for long-term high tech success—and how to make it easier.Read the Global Expansion StudyOpen the link in a new window
UPS will build an additional five compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling stations and add more than 700 new CNG vehicles. This $130 million dollar investment marks a decade of leadership in alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles.Read More About the Natural Gas Investment Open the link in a new window
UPS is announcing a major expansion to its ocean Less-Than-Container-Load (LCL) service with the addition of direct sailings in 130 lanes. The origin and destination countries cover most of the globe.Read More About the New Direct Sailings Open the link in a new window
Fraudulent emails adopt many different forms and are the unauthorized actions of third parties not associated with UPS. There have been a number of fraudulent emails reported, and new spoofs continue to be introduced.Read More About Fraudulent Emails