UPS Plans To Hold Holiday Hiring Steady At About 100,000Delivery rival FedEx and major retailers are expected to lay out their plans in the next few weeks.
FedEx To End Ground Delivery Business With AmazonThe announcement comes two months after FedEx already terminated its air delivery contract with Amazon. FedEx said dumping Amazon is part of its plan to go after more e-commerce deliveries from other companies.
FedEx Loses $2 billion, Warns Of Headwinds In Coming YearThe company announced this month that it would not renew an airfreight-delivery contract with Amazon that expires June 30. It did not disclose the value of that work, but said Amazon accounted for less than 1.3% of its revenue in 2018.
FedEx To Deliver 7 Days A Week To Satisfy Online ShoppersThe company plans to step up the shift away from the U.S. Postal Service this fall and handle the "vast majority" of SmartPost deliveries itself by the end of next year.
Walgreens Expands Prescription Delivery Program NationwideWalgreens is joining rival drugstore chain CVS Health in expanding home deliveries for prescriptions nationwide, as stores continue adjusting to a retail world made more consumer-friendly by online competition.
Move Over UPS Truck: Amazon Delivery Vans To Hit StreetsThe move gives Amazon more ways to ship its packages to shoppers without having to rely on UPS and other package delivery services.
A Guide To Holiday Shipping Deadlines For Retailers And Delivery CompaniesBestBlackFriday.com put together a list of holiday shipping deadlines for major retailers, as well as delivery companies.
FedEx Driver Robbed In South Chicago NeighborhoodA 45-year-old FedEx driver was robbed Tuesday morning while trying to deliver a package in the South Chicago neighborhood.
Robbers Targeted At Least 7 Package Delivery Trucks This MonthThe delivery drivers have not been injured in any of the robberies, according to police.
Teen Charged With Stealing FedEx Delivery TruckA 15-year-old boy has been charged with three felonies, after allegedly stealing a FedEx delivery truck at gunpoint on Wednesday.
Two More Delivery Truck Drivers Targeted In ChicagoTwo more delivery drivers were targeted in Chicago.
Teen In Custody After FedEx Truck Stolen On South SideA 15-year-old boy was arrested Wednesday morning, after he and an accomplice allegedly stole a FedEx delivery truck at gunpoint in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood, and crashed the truck a few miles away.
Two More Delivery Truck Drivers Robbed At GunpointTwo more delivery truck drivers, one from FedEx, the other from UPS, were robbed at gunpoint within an hour of each other.
Latest Delivery Driver Held Up In Chicago: I QuitThere have been several incidents in recent months, with delivery drivers and other workers robbed at gunpoint on the job. CBS 2's Roseanne Tellez talks with the latest victim.
Thieves Steal Packages From UPS And FedEx Trucks On South SideWith the holiday shopping season underway, thieves have been targeting delivery trucks filled with packages.