The holidays may be over, but returns season is just getting started. Ill-fitting sweaters, the wrong Elsa doll and unwanted accessories will be headed back to retailers, many in the same boxes they came in.
UPS all year has been focused on one day above the rest: Monday Dec. 22, when it will deliver 34 million packages, more than any other in its history—putting a new high-tech sorting system to the test.
A recovering U.S. economy and stronger dollar have spurred imports from Asia. While that should benefit the California ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, a protracted labor dispute there is directing cargo to East Coast rivals.
China's cold chain logistics industry is yet to mature, given that up to 100 small firms scattered across the country must resort to outsourcing for cross-border transport and a lack of standards in ...
UPS and FedEx started capping air express deliveries in recent days after an 11th-hour increase in packages caused some retailers to exceed agreed-upon limits, according to people briefed on the situation.
UPS (NYSE:UPS) and FedEx (NYSE:FDX) have started limiting their air express deliveries after a last-minute increase in shipped packages caused some retailers to exceed agreed-upon limits.The move is aimed at avoiding a repeat