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Amazon hiring thousands of delivery drivers for holiday season

05 Nov 2018

LOS ANGELES Amazon.com Inc wants to hire thousands of seasonal delivery drivers to supplement services provided by the U.S. Post Office, United Parcel Service Inc , FedEx Corp and its own delivery partners, the company said on Monday.

Amazon hiring thousands of delivery drivers for holiday season

05 Nov 2018

LOS ANGELES Amazon.com Inc wants to hire thousands of seasonal delivery drivers to supplement services provided by the U.S. Post Office, United Parcel Service Inc , FedEx Corp and its own delivery partners, the company said on Monday.

Amazon hiring thousands of delivery drivers for holiday season

05 Nov 2018

LOS ANGELES, Nov 5 Amazon.com Inc wants to hire thousands of seasonal delivery drivers to supplement services provided by the U.S. Post Office, United Parcel Service Inc, FedEx Corp and its own delivery partners, the company said on Monday.

XPO customer bankruptcy dents quarterly earnings, outlook

31 Oct 2018

XPO Logistics Inc , one of the largest global freight transportation and warehousing companies, on Wednesday posted quarterly profit that missed Wall Street's target and lowered its 2018 earnings forecast due to a customer bankruptcy.

XPO customer bankruptcy dents quarterly earnings, outlook

31 Oct 2018

Oct 31 XPO Logistics Inc, one of the largest global freight transportation and warehousing companies, on Wednesday reported a big jump in quarterly profit but its shares fell almost 5 percent after it cut it earnings forecast due to the bankruptcy of the House of Fraser, a customer.

UPS gears up for heavy-duty eBike delivery test in Seattle

25 Oct 2018

United Parcel Service Inc on Thursday will unveil an urban delivery test in Seattle that uses electric bicycles geared to carry packages in large preloaded boxes to save time and cut pollution, the company said.

Union Pacific profit beats, shares rise

25 Oct 2018

Union Pacific Corp on Thursday posted a bigger-than-expected jump in quarterly profit and said it was working to run its trains more efficiently as new U.S. trade policies and economic softening in Europe threaten to slow business down.

UPDATE 3-Union Pacific profit beats, shares rise

25 Oct 2018

Oct 25 Union Pacific Corp on Thursday posted a bigger-than-expected jump in quarterly profit and said it was working to run its trains more efficiently as new U.S. trade policies and economic softening in Europe threaten to slow business down.

UPS profit gain overshadowed by trade war worries, shares fall

24 Oct 2018

United Parcel Service Inc reported a 20 percent rise in quarterly profit on Wednesday, but shares dropped 3.5 percent after it said the U.S. trade war with China contributed to disappointing international results.

Union Pacific to cut 475 jobs in first wave of planned reductions

24 Oct 2018

Railroad operator Union Pacific Corp said on Tuesday it would cut 475 jobs in the fourth quarter and signaled more workforce reductions to come as it seeks to boost profitability by the end of 2020.

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