LOS ANGELES Starting next year, there will be a lot more "green" in those brown UPS delivery trucks.
LOS ANGELES United Parcel Service Inc on Tuesday said it won the U.S. government's first full approval to operate a drone airline, which gave it a lead in the nascent U.S. drone delivery business over rivals Amazon.com Inc and Alphabet Inc.
LOS ANGELES, Oct 1 United Parcel Service Inc
on Tuesday said it won the U.S. government's first full
approval to operate a drone airline, which gave it a lead in the
nascent U.S. drone delivery business over rivals Amazon.com Inc
and Alphabet Inc.
A new California law designed to limit the use of "gig" workers threatens to drive up labor costs for companies that rely on inexpensive freelance drivers to make fast deliveries of everything from restaurant meals to household goods.
FedEx Corp warned on Tuesday that full-year earnings would miss analysts' estimates, as the U.S.-China trade war exacerbates a global economic cooling and the company manages fallout from its split with customer-turned-competitor Amazon.com Inc .
SAN FRANCISCO U.S. retailers already reeling from the U.S.-China trade war and an uncertain economic picture now have something else to fret about this holiday season - higher fuel prices.
LOS ANGELES California trucking companies that haul everything from summer strawberries to cars and Christmas toys say they are under threat from a bill that could turn so-called gig workers into employees.
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 10 The California State
Senate voted on Tuesday to pass a bill that would make it much
more difficult for companies like Uber Technologies Inc
and Lyft Inc to classify workers as independent
contractors rather than employees.
LOS ANGELES, Sept 9 United Parcel Service Inc
plans to hire 100,000 holiday workers, the same number
as last year, as a continued shedding of retail jobs hints at a
softening in the U.S. consumer economy heading into the
all-important Christmas shopping season.
FedEx Corp , United Parcel Service Inc and the U.S. Postal Service said on Friday they are already working to stop traffickers from using their services after U.S. President Donald Trump ordered delivery firms to refuse packages of the powerful painkiller fentanyl from China.