UPS Looking To Fill Thousands Of Positions Ahead Of Holiday SeasonGlobal shipping and logistic services heavyweight UPS is looking to hire thousands of people for both seasonal and permanent positions across Southern California.
UPS To Hire More Than 1,000 Seasonal Employees For Ontario FacilityNationally, UPS says they plan to hire more than 100,000 seasonal workers for the expected increase in shipping that begins in October and continues through January.
UPS Recovering From System Shutdown At Height Of Shipping SeasonUPS was recovering Monday afternoon following a system shutdown during the height of their holiday season.
UPS Package Handlers Killed In Accident At Ontario AirportOfficials say two UPS employees were killed in a vehicle accident at the package-delivery service's hub at Southern California's Ontario International Airport.
JCPenney Offering Random $5K Prize Packages, Vacations In Holiday Hiring PushThe unemployment rate is now at 3.7 percent, the lowest rate since December 1969. While that could mean higher wages for workers, that means a smaller labor pool for retailers like JCPenney and UPS, who are both ramping up their holiday hiring.
UPS Warns That Some Deliveries Are Delayed
Former UPS Security Director Warns Of Lax Security At FacilitiesA former security consultant for UPS at the massive Ontario warehouse says security at UPS facilities is almost impossible. He says drivers regularly carry guns with them and are trained on how to deal with mass shooting incidents.
4 Killed, Including Gunman, In San Francisco UPS Warehouse ShootingThe suspect and victims are all believed to be UPS employees, police said.
Ship By Tuesday To Avoid Expedited Service FeesGift-givers will have to make their way to the postal office, FedEx or UPS offices by Tuesday to get their presents shipped in time to arrive before Christmas Day without paying hefty expedited service fees.
UPS To Hire 95,000 Seasonal Workers For Upcoming HolidaysIt's not even fall yet, but delivery companies and retailers are making their hiring lists for the holiday season.
Package Delivery Companies Using Rental Trucks To Beat Holiday RushAt the UPS customer service in Van Nuys, drivers filled up those familiar brown trucks as well as Budget or U-Haul rental trucks with packages for delivery.
UPS Facility In San Bernardino Evacuated When Package Turns Up Addressed To Terror SuspectThe facility is located only a few blocks from the scene of Wednesday's massacre.
Free Services Help Keep Deliveries Out Of Thieves' HandsWith the holiday shopping season ramping up, doorstep package thefts are on the rise, but there are free services to help shoppers manage their deliveries and keep them out of thieves' hands.
LAPD Busts Sophisticated Ring Of 'Porch Pirates' In San Fernando ValleyThey arrested the driver and another woman who they said had hundreds of stolen packages and pieces of mail from Encino, Tarzana and Woodland Hills.
Exclusive: Woman Caught On Camera Filching Credit Card Delivery From Fullerton DoorstepPolice are hoping security video leads them to a thief who filched a UPS package left on a Fullerton doorstep.