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UPS Delivery by Bicycle Unveils Cargo Bike in Canada

UPS launches cargo bike in Canada sustainable urban mobility logistics delivery last mile

Cargo bike delivery pilot targets urban logistic challenges MISSISSAUGA, ON, Oct. 31, 2017 /CNW/ – (NYSE:UPS) UPS Canada is using a custom-made cargo bike to deliver packages in and around the York University campus, as part of a pilot program to test the potential of delivery by bike in the City of Toronto. The success and learnings from this pilot

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UPS Commits to More Alternative Vehicles, Fuel and Renewable Power by 2025

UPS Commits to More Alternative Vehicles Fuel and Renewable Power by 2025 hybrid electric vehicle

Aggressive Sustainability Goals MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 27, 2017 /CNW/ – UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced aggressive new sustainability goals to add more alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles to its fleet while increasing its reliance on renewable energy sources. The goals, available in the company’s 2016 Corporate Sustainability Report, support UPS’s commitment to reduce its absolute greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from global ground operations 12

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UPS Tests Delivery Drone Launched From Van

UPS works with truck-launched drone-maker Workhorse Group in latest test    Test demonstrates potential efficiencies drones can provide on rural delivery routes Unlike previous drone tests, UPS/Workhorse test incorporates drone delivery into day-to-day delivery operations UPS (NYSE:UPS) announced today that it has successfully tested a delivery drone that launches from the top of a UPS® package car, autonomously delivers a package to

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Rwanda Launches World’s First On-Demand Emergency Service Using Unmanned Drones

The drones and delivery service are built and operated by Zipline, a California-based robotics company. Rwanda’s drone delivery service will initially focus on blood, an international partnership between UPS®, Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, and Zipline will help the country quickly expand the types of medicines and lifesaving vaccines that can be delivered. MISSISSAUGA, ON, Oct. 14, 2016 /CNW/ – Today,

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Deutsche Post Buys UK Mail for $315.5 Million

Germany’s Deutsche Post DHL Group agreed to acquire UK Mail Group for 242.7 million pounds, ($315.5 million), bolstering its presence in one of Europe’s biggest e-commerce markets at a time of booming online orders for clothes, household goods and other merchandise. Deutsche Post, Europe’s leading parcel-delivery company, said the offer of 440 pence a UK Mail share represents a premium

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UPS Drone Delivers Medicine Package to Island

United Parcel Service Inc. said Friday it successfully used a drone to deliver medicine to an island near Boston, jumping into a race with competitors such as Amazon.com Inc. to test drone delivery inside the U.S. The delivery of an inhaler on Thursday was conducted in partnership with CyPhy Works, a drone maker in which UPS holds a stake. The

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