19 March 2014
UPS (NYSE: UPS) said it has opened a new package sorting and delivery facility in Laredo, Texas, doubling the capacity of its previous building.
The new facility will also use advanced technology to increase processing proficiency. UPS customers in South Texas shipping to Mexico can benefit from the new technology by experiencing a one-day improvement in time-in-transit.
The new facility is strategically located to improve shipping to Mexico, an extremely important market for UPS and its customers.
UPS (NYSE: 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. Its website is at UPS.com.