UPS doubles Czech pharma space

UPS has more than doubled the size of its healthcare logistics hub in Ostrava in the Czech Republic. It has added 6,000sq m GDP-compliant space for a variety of temperature-sensitive medicines and biologics. The facility will support growth and greater access to fast-growing Eastern European markets. The Ostrava hub, UPS’s first dedicated healthcare logistics facility in the country, opened in October 2021 with a 3,800sq m facility. The expansion will enable faster ... [+]

UPS to open Dublin healthcare site next year

UPS is to open its first dedicated healthcare facility in Dublin in late 2023. It will offer nearly 6,000sq m of space to support Ireland’s pharmaceutical and medical device industries in delivering next generation biologics, critical vaccines and vital healthcare equipment to patients around the world. The facility will create ... [+]

UPS ups third quarter revenue

UPS said its consolidated revenues for the third quarter of 2022 were up 4.2% from last year, at $24.2bn. Consolidated operating profit was $3.1 billion, up 7.5% compared to the third quarter of 2021, and up 6.0% on an adjusted basis. US domestic revenue grew 8.2%, driven by a 9.8% ... [+]

UPS opens new Lyon hub

UPS France has opened its new 3,000sq m international hub at Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport in France.  The €12 million (£10.5 million) investment complements the international road platform and the delivery centre also located in the city’s Jonage region. UPS has been present at Lyon Airport since 1985. The new building, ... [+]

UPS appoints healthcare sales chief

UPS has appointed Cathy O’Brien as its healthcare vice president for international sales. Based in Ireland, she will be responsible for Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Latin America the pharmaceutical, medical device, laboratory and dental segments. She joined UPS in July 2016 as a managing director for UPS Healthcare’s European ... [+]

UPS appoints Europe supply chain chief

UPS has appointed Susanne Klingler-Werner as the new president for UPS Supply Chain Solutions Europe. Since joining UPS from Menlo Worldwide Forwarding in 2005, she has held roles in Global Freight Forwarding (GFF) operations, air freight product management and pricing and revenue management. Klingler-Werner is also a member of the ... [+]

UPS revenue up 5.7%

UPS has announced second-quarter 2022 consolidated revenues of $24.8 billion, a 5.7% increase over the second quarter of 2021. Consolidated operating profit was $3.5 billion, up 8.5% compared to the second quarter of 2021, and up 9.3% on an adjusted basis. [+]

UPS opens second India gateway

UPS has launched a five times a week Boeing 747-8 freighter flight to Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru, India. It is the carrier’s second dedicated airport gateway facility in India after opening Delhi in 2020. The Bengaluru facility will provide in-house customs clearance and serve southern India, giving customers an ... [+]

UPS helps – at home and abroad

The UPS Foundation has launched several community projects around the world.  As part of its commitment to advance diversity, equity and economic empowerment. In its hometown, Atlanta it is investing in the Russell Innovation Center for Entrepreneurs (RICE); supporting the National Center for Civil and Human Rights to provide training for ... [+]

Rick Fletcher to head UPS in UK, Ireland and Nordics

UPS has appointed Rick Fletcher as its new president of UK, Ireland and Nordics. He has been with the company for nearly 25 years, and has held several positions in engineering and operations including in Sweden and Turkey. His most recent role was president, operations, Europe Region. [+]

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