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UPS CEO talks about holiday shipping, drones, Amazon threat

Nov. 3, 2019 1:01 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Online shoppers are becoming more demanding — impatient might be a better description — and that is good for UPS. Profit at United Parcel Service Inc. is rising partly because next-day and second-day deliveries in the U.S. are booming. Big Brown has invested heavily in new,...

Demand for fast, online delivery drives UPS 3Q

Oct. 22, 2019 4:49 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — UPS is doing booming business in next-day deliveries in the United States while keeping costs under control, but the weakening global economy is contributing to disappointing revenue growth. The delivery giant said Tuesday that its third-quarter profit rose 16% to $1.75 billion. Revenue,...