10 December 2013
UPS (NYSE: UPS) is ramping up for its 107th holiday season.
On December 16, UPS anticipates an increase in pickup volume totaling 34 million packages. Year-over-year this marks an eight per cent increase and is twice the average daily shipping volume of 16 million.
Customers looking to share their happy holiday moments this season can do so via social media by posting their unboxing, delivery or shipping videos, pictures and stories to Twitter and Facebook using the hashtags #UPSHappy and #NotABox.
UPS is a leader in logistics, offering a broad range of solutions including the transportation of packages and freight; the facilitation of international trade, and the deployment of advanced technology to more efficiently manage the world of business. Headquartered in Atlanta, UPS serves more than 220 countries and territories worldwide. The company can be found on the web at UPS.com and its corporate blog can be found at blog.ups.com.