Menu

Search

  |   Business

Menu

  |   Business

Search

UPS Named One Of America’s Best Employers

ATLANTA, May 10, 2017 -- UPS (NYSE:UPS) was named to the Forbes “Best Employers” list for the third consecutive year. The magazine enlists a third-party survey team from Statista, a research and statistics firm, to query 30,000 respondents from U.S.-based companies with more than 1,000 employees across 25 industry sectors. The survey asks 35 questions with the greatest weight given to the question, “How likely is it that you would recommend your employer to a friend or family member?”

UPS employs 352,000 people in the U.S. and 434,000 globally. For this survey, employees were contacted anonymously online and without the involvement of their employer. “Third-party surveys and awards are always welcome, but they take on even greater importance when your own people rate you highly,” said Teri McClure, UPS Chief Human Resources Officer and Senior Vice President, Labor. “The survey results are recognition that we offer careers with industry-leading pay and benefits, tuition assistance and promotion-from-within opportunities across the organization.”

The complete rankings of all 500 companies appear in the May issue of Forbes.

In addition to the Forbes award, UPS in 2017 was also recognized as one of the world’s most ethical companies for the eleventh consecutive year by the Ethisphere Institute. In 2016 UPS received a perfect score on the Corporate Equality Index, a survey designed by the Human Rights Campaign, which highlights UPS as a “Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality.” The company was also recognized as one of the “Most Community-Minded Companies in the U.S” on the 2016 Civic 50 list by Points of Light for, among other things, its commitment to hiring veterans.

About UPS

UPS (NYSE: UPS) is a global leader in logistics, offering a broad range of solutions including transporting packages and freight; facilitating international trade, and deploying 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 longitudes.ups.com. To get UPS news direct, visit pressroom.ups.com/RSS or follow @UPS_News.

Dan McMackin	
dmcmackin@ups.com

Primary Logo

  • ET PRO
  • Market Data

Market-moving news and views, 24 hours a day >

July 27 21:00 UTC Released

KRBOK Manufacturing BSI*

Actual

81 %

Forecast

Previous

81 %

July 27 15:00 UTC Released

USKC Fed Composite Index

Actual

10 mln

Forecast

Previous

11 mln

July 27 23:00 UTC 1616m

JPCPI Core Tokyo YY*

Actual

Forecast

Previous

0.1 %

July 27 23:00 UTC 1616m

JPCPI, Overall Tokyo*

Actual

Forecast

Previous

-0.3 %

July 27 23:00 UTC 1616m

KRIndustrial Output YY*

Actual

Forecast

Previous

0.1 %

July 27 23:00 UTC 1616m

KRService Sector Output Gr*

Actual

Forecast

Previous

-0.3 %

July 27 23:00 UTC 1616m

KRIndustrial Output Growth*

Actual

Forecast

Previous

0.2 %

July 27 23:01 UTC 1717m

GBBank Lending MM*

Actual

Forecast

-11 %

Previous

-10 %

July 27 23:01 UTC 1717m

JPJobs/Applicants Ratio

Actual

Forecast

-11 %

Previous

-10 %

July 27 23:30 UTC 4646m

JPKC Fed Manufacturing

Actual

Forecast

0.6 %

Previous

-0.1 %

Close

Welcome to EconoTimes

Sign up for daily updates for the most important
stories unfolding in the global economy.