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55 Glenlake Parkway, NE

Atlanta, GA 30328

United States

Phone: 404-828-6000


United Parcel Service, Inc., a package delivery company, provides supply chain management solutions worldwide. The company delivers packages each business day for 1.6 million shipping customers to 8.4 million receivers (consignees) worldwide. In 2015, the company delivered an average of 18.3 million pieces per day, or a total of 4.7 billion packages. Products and Services The company offers a range of domestic and export delivery services; engages in the facilitation of international trade; and engages in the deployment of advanced technology to manage the world of business. Global Small Package The company’s global small package operations provide time-definite delivery services for express letters, documents, small packages, and palletized freight through air and ground services. The company serves approximately 220 countries and territories around the world along with domestic delivery service within 54 countries. It handles packages that weigh up to 150 pounds and are up to 165 inches in combined length and girth, as well as palletized shipments weighing approximately 150 pounds. The company handles all levels of service (air, ground, domestic, international, commercial, and residential) through one global integrated pickup and delivery network. It offers same-day pickup of air and ground packages upon request. Customers can schedule pickups for one to five days a week, based on their specific needs. Additionally, the company’s wholly-owned and partnered global network offers approximately 150,000 entry points where customers can tender a package to it at a location or time convenient to them. This combined network includes UPS drivers who can accept packages provided to them; UPS drop boxes; UPS Access Point locations; The UPS Store locations; authorized shipping outlets and commercial counters; alliance locations; and customer centers attached to UPS facilities. Some of these locations offer a range of services, including pickup, delivery and packing options, while others are drop-off locations only. The company operates one of the major airlines in the world, with global operations centered at its Worldport hub in Louisville, Kentucky. The company’s European air hub is located in Cologne, Germany. It maintains the Asia-Pacific air hubs in Shanghai, China; Shenzhen, China; and Hong Kong. The company’s regional air hub in Canada is located in Hamilton, Ontario; and regional air hub for Latin America and the Caribbean is in Miami, Florida. Its regional air hub in Canada is located in Hamilton, Ontario, and its regional air hub for Latin America and the Caribbean is in Miami, Florida. In the U.S., Worldport is supported by the company’s regional air hubs in Columbia, South Carolina; Dallas, Texas; Ontario, California; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and Rockford, Illinois. The company’s U.S. ground fleet serves all business and residential zip codes in the contiguous U.S. Segments The company has three segments, including U.S. Domestic Package, International Package, and Supply Chain & Freight. U.S. Domestic Package This segment offers time-definite, money-back guaranteed, small package delivery services. The company offers a spectrum of the U.S. domestic guaranteed ground and air package transportation services. In 2015, the company expanded UPS Next Day Air Early service to approximately 4,000 additional ZIP Codes. It delivers more ground packages than any other carrier, with average daily package volume of 13 million in the U.S., most within 1 to 3 business days. The company also offers UPS SurePost, an economy residential ground service for customers with non-urgent, lightweight residential shipments. UPS SurePost is a contractual residential ground service that combines the consistency and reliability of the UPS Ground network with final delivery provided by the U.S. Postal Service. International Package This segment includes the small package operations in Europe, the Asia-Pacific, Canada and Latin America, the Indian sub-continent and the Middle East and Africa. The company offers a selection of guaranteed day and time-definite international shipping services. The comp


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