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New UPS navigation tool aims to save time and money with each turn

Dec 04 2018

LOS ANGELES United Parcel Service Inc on Tuesday said it is rolling out a new navigation tool designed to reduce costs for the company and headaches for its roughly 60,000 U.S. package delivery drivers.

Kroger and Ocado to build first robotic warehouse in Cincinnati

Nov 19 2018

Kroger Co has chosen its hometown of Cincinnati for the first of 20 high-tech warehouses it plans to build with UK-based Ocado Group Plc in a bid to dominate the U.S. grocery delivery business.

Amazon hiring thousands of delivery drivers for holiday season

Nov 05 2018

LOS ANGELES Amazon.com Inc wants to hire thousands of seasonal delivery drivers to supplement services provided by the U.S. Post Office, United Parcel Service Inc , FedEx Corp and its own delivery partners, the company said on Monday.

Amazon hiring thousands of delivery drivers for holiday season

Nov 05 2018

LOS ANGELES Amazon.com Inc wants to hire thousands of seasonal delivery drivers to supplement services provided by the U.S. Post Office, United Parcel Service Inc , FedEx Corp and its own delivery partners, the company said on Monday.

Amazon hiring thousands of delivery drivers for holiday season

Nov 05 2018

LOS ANGELES, Nov 5 Amazon.com Inc wants to hire thousands of seasonal delivery drivers to supplement services provided by the U.S. Post Office, United Parcel Service Inc, FedEx Corp and its own delivery partners, the company said on Monday.

XPO customer bankruptcy dents quarterly earnings, outlook

Oct 31 2018

XPO Logistics Inc , one of the largest global freight transportation and warehousing companies, on Wednesday posted quarterly profit that missed Wall Street's target and lowered its 2018 earnings forecast due to a customer bankruptcy.

XPO customer bankruptcy dents quarterly earnings, outlook

Oct 31 2018

Oct 31 XPO Logistics Inc, one of the largest global freight transportation and warehousing companies, on Wednesday reported a big jump in quarterly profit but its shares fell almost 5 percent after it cut it earnings forecast due to the bankruptcy of the House of Fraser, a customer.

UPS gears up for heavy-duty eBike delivery test in Seattle

Oct 25 2018

United Parcel Service Inc on Thursday will unveil an urban delivery test in Seattle that uses electric bicycles geared to carry packages in large preloaded boxes to save time and cut pollution, the company said.

Union Pacific profit beats, shares rise

Oct 25 2018

Union Pacific Corp on Thursday posted a bigger-than-expected jump in quarterly profit and said it was working to run its trains more efficiently as new U.S. trade policies and economic softening in Europe threaten to slow business down.

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