by Intelligent Audit - November 12, 2018 - UPS

A collective sigh of relief was heard throughout the shipping world as news of a newly agreed upon contract between the Teamsters and UPS has emerged. For the last 2…

by Intelligent Audit - November 1, 2018 - UPS

As we’ve reported on several occasions over the last month, UPS management, the rank and file members, and the Teamsters leadership are embroiled in a contract dispute that has gone…

by Intelligent Audit - October 24, 2018 - UPS

Recently, we reported on the dramatic developments relating to the UPS/Teamsters contract negotiations. While a tentative agreement was made between the Teamsters leadership and UPS management, the agreement was effectively…

by Intelligent Audit - October 11, 2018 - UPS

Back in July, we reported that the Teamsters union and UPS had come to an agreement on a new contract. At the time, it seemed that the new contract was…

by Intelligent Audit - October 2, 2018 - UPS

We’re seeing a lot of changes in the way carriers are structuring their pricing and surcharges. From FedEx’s recent surcharge structure change to this most recent change from UPS, it…

by Intelligent Audit - June 27, 2018 - UPS

We recently posted about the on-going (and at times contentious) negotiations that were taking place between the Teamsters Union and UPS. The Wall Street Journal is now reporting that both…

by Intelligent Audit - May 25, 2018 - UPS

A lot has been happening in the world of shipping as of late. UPS, in particular, has been making a lot of noise. Just last week, we highlighted some of…

by Intelligent Audit - May 11, 2018 - UPS

As has been widely covered, shipping costs continue to rise. Beyond the pressures arising from increased reliance on eCommerce for shopping and a dearth of qualified drivers, ongoing contract negotiations…

by Intelligent Audit - December 7, 2017 - Business Intelligence

The overwhelming increase in shipments from online shoppers has resulted in UPS delivery delays early in the holiday season – prompting the carrier to push drivers to work extra hours…

by Intelligent Audit - November 27, 2017 - UPS

A recent article published by Business Insider discusses impending UPS worker strikes amid the busy holiday shipping due to disagreements over changes to employee health care benefits. UPS aircraft mechanics…

by Intelligent Audit - June 9, 2017 - UPS

As e-commerce continues to grow, UPS continues to keep up by adapting and adjusting its network to the changes. Plans were announced this month for a new package processing hub…

by Intelligent Audit - May 10, 2017 - FedEx

UPS and FedEx could be offering new, lower rates for deliveries within a 50-mile radius under a new “zone 1” rate, instead of relying on USPS or other local courier…