UPS Getting Way Too Cheap

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by bottomups, Dec 12, 2019.

  1. Mugarolla

    Mugarolla Light 'em up!

    UPS had no real competition. They had so much cash they didn't know what to do with it all.

    Now they have competition.

    Safe driving awards and turkeys are nothing compared to $40 an hour, full medical and full pension.

    They can keep their safe driving awards and turkeys if they think that will help them balance the budget.

    As for the calendars, I rarely ever saw one hung up at a business.

    I know where my priorities are.

    Try and take away my money, my medical or my pension...

    we will go to war.
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  2. Dough99

    Dough99 Member

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  3. Package Stick

    Package Stick "Send it."

    We're not even close to :censored2: pounding territory. This is more like gently putting the tip in.
  4. rod

    rod #1 on Upstates "list"

    Give over it? Are you drunk again?
  5. 542thruNthru

    542thruNthru Well-Known Member

    No not this time.
  6. Jkloc420

    Jkloc420 Well-Known Member

    you are not safe anyway bison breath
  7. watdaflock?

    watdaflock? Well-Known Member

    Firing you.

    Hope this helps.
  8. Heavy Package

    Heavy Package Well-Known Member

    We must always remember that we are overpaid for what we do. The rising costs of Union labor and our lucrative benefits package mean sacrifices and cuts must be made elsewhere in the company to make up for the greatest labor contract ever that went into effect earlier this year.
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  9. trickpony1

    trickpony1 Well-Known Member

    That both sides agreed to.
  10. Except the employees...
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  11. Zowert

    Zowert Active Member

    We have calendars, tons of them. I’ve been giving them out to my favorite customers.
  12. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    My customers use to look forward to these every year .I guess it's the small things they appreciated. Oh well.
  13. What'dyabringmetoday???

    What'dyabringmetoday??? Well-Known Member

    Can you tell me which article in the contract covered this? I can't remember.
  14. Maplewood

    Maplewood Active Member

    You know you will be close to the end when you gota wipe your ass with delivery notices.
  15. What'dyabringmetoday???

    What'dyabringmetoday??? Well-Known Member

    I hope that your pension survives. Ours is going down by the head.
  16. Justaloader

    Justaloader Active Member

    I was talking with guys in my hub that have been there for years - said they used to give out tshirts, hats, gloves, all kinds of stuff like that. I would figure they would do that kind of thing - helps employee morale if even just a little bit, and helps with brand recognition / advertising. Also said they would bring in lunch / dinner on random days during peak as a "thank you" for everyone busting their ass to get things done.....said all that ended a few years ago when the management team changed out. Also said HR used to come down out of the offices and visit / talk with people, see how things were going, etc. Now? Hell even if you go into HR's office - it's hard to find people. They hide!
  17. The Driver

    The Driver I drive.

    Oof I’ll take it
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  18. Wally

    Wally BrownCafe Innovator & King of Puns

    Go to war?

    We vote the contract down and our own leadership overrides our decision?
  19. Mugarolla

    Mugarolla Light 'em up!

    I hope so too, but it is not UPS's fault, per se.

    If they tried to take the pension away, that's a different story.

    The majority of the members didn't vote it down. The majority of those who voted did vote it down, but that has been hashed over more than it should have been.

    If the Company tried to take the pension, medical or wages away, I believe the majority of the membership would be voting.
  20. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Well-Known Member

    What if the company took the pension and replaced it with the 401K?