ACSI: Delta plunges, UPS and Wendy’s rise - Atlanta Business Chronicle The survey ranks the best-known companies in four industries -- airlines, hotels, fast food restaurants and express delivery/mail services. For express delivery and mail services, Atlanta-based United Parcel Service Inc . (NYSE: UPS) beat rival FedEx Corp. , which has led the industry for more than a decade. UPS this year moved into first place with a 4 percent gain to a score of 85. FedEx dipped 2 percent to 83.