UPS To Release 2nd Quarter Results On Friday, July 29, 2016

UPS (NYSE:UPS) will announce its 2016 second quarter results on Friday, July 29, 2016, at approximately 7:45 a.m. Eastern Time.

At 8:30 a.m. ET, UPS Chairman and Chief Executive Officer David Abney and Chief Financial Officer Richard Peretz will lead an investor conference call. This call will be open to reporters and the public on a listen-only basis, via a live Webcast.

UPS Tests Saturday Delivery as Web Shoppers’ Clout Increases – Bloomberg

United Parcel Service Inc. may join its rivals in offering Saturday delivery for standard ground packages, as the company adapts to surging online shopping and an increasing reliance on home-based customers.

UPS may need to adopt Saturday delivery to defend against FedEx Corp., which already drops off ground-shipped items at homes that day. So does the venerable U.S. Postal Service, which also makes Sunday deliveries in some markets on behalf of Inc. Many customers prefer receiving items on weekends, and home deliveries are expected to account for more than half of UPS’s total by 2019.

UPS seeks Miami-Dade County incentives to build $65 million facility in Florida – Atlanta Business Journal

United Parcel Service Inc.(NYSE: UPS) is seeking incentives from Miami-Dade County in Florida to build a $65 million facility in the northwest part of the county.

“Project Ideal” is keeping its identity confidential as its application under the Targeted Job Incentive Fund was filed with the Beacon Council, an economic development agency in Miami. The county commission will vote on the item on July 19.