August 28, 2016 12:50 PM ET

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Company Overview of UPS Ground Freight, Inc.

Company Overview

UPS Ground Freight, Inc., doing business as UPS Freight, provides less-than-truckload (LTL) and truckload freight services. The company offers regional, interregional, and long-haul transportation of palletized and heavy LTL shipments; dedicated contract carriage for private fleet needs; multi-modal services; cross-border services; and day-definite delivery services. It also provides specialty solutions, including customized government, trade show, temperature controlled, and consolidation/distribution services. The company serves customers in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Guam. UPS Ground Freight, Inc. was formerly known as Overnite Transportat...

1000 Semmes Avenue

P.O. Box 1216

Richmond, VA 23218-1216

United States

Founded in 1935

14,199 Employees

Phone:

804-231-8000

Fax:

804-231-8504

Key Executives for UPS Ground Freight, Inc.

President
Age: 56
President of Motor Cargo Industries Inc and Vice President of Overnite Transportation
Age: 64
Chief Operating Officer - Motor Cargo Industries Inc
Age: 78
Head of UPS worldwide sales
Vice President of Planning and Treasurer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

UPS Ground Freight, Inc. Key Developments

UPS Freight Announces New Service Center in Franklin Park

UPS Freight announced the addition of a new facility in Franklin Park. The 28,000 square-foot building features 66 docks for the loading and unloading of less-than-truckload (LTL) freight. The Franklin Park location complements nearby UPS Freight centers in Aurora, Chicago, Palatine and South Holland. This facility loads and unloads LTL freight. It processes freight shipments from around the U.S. and provides pickup and delivery services to customers throughout the greater Chicago area. The building at 11201 Irving Park Road houses roughly 90 UPS Freight employees including truck drivers, dock workers, administrative and management workers. The facility sits on a five-acre lot that includes staging for tractor trailers and employee parking.

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