UPS turns to technology to save costs, perform more deliveries per day

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    UPS turns to technology to save costs, perform more deliveries per day - Business First

    A new automated system will use algorithms to help Atlanta-based United Parcel Service Inc. drivers find the best delivery routes, starting tomorrow.

    The Wall Street Journal reports that the system, named Orion, is being launched after 10 years of research and development. The system should allow the company to reduce fuel usage and complete more deliveries per day, UPS chief information officer Dave Barnes told the WSJ.