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Top Fifty Cargo Carriers in 2014

Top Fifty Cargo Carriers in 2014

Carriers, Premium Newswire, Traffic August 17, 2015 at 10:28 am

Today we begin a two-part analysis of the top cargo carriers in 2014. We will continue tomorrow, when we examine some interesting trends that emerge when we dig a little deeper into the data. After years of steadily rising through the ranks, Emirates became the world’s top international cargo carrier in 2013,Read More

UPS 2Q: Revenue down, profit way up

UPS 2Q: Revenue down, profit way up

Earnings, Express, News July 29, 2015 at 7:36 am

UPS reported second-quarter net income up over 170% y-o-y to $1.23 billion, as total revenue declined 1.2% to $14.09 billion. Reported operating income for the quarter was up over 160% to $1.96 billion. Of course, the huge gains in reported operating income and net income shrink substantially when adjusted forRead More

The worldwide express fleet: Part III

The worldwide express fleet: Part III

Aircraft, Express, Strategy April 17, 2015 at 8:44 am

Two days ago, we began a three-part look at the jet freighter fleet operated by, or for, the integrated express companies. Part I looked at the way the combined fleet has changed over time, while Part II summarized the changes on a company-by-company basis. Today we look ahead at how the fleetRead More

The worldwide express fleet: Part II

The worldwide express fleet: Part II

Aircraft, Express, News, Strategy April 16, 2015 at 9:43 am

Yesterday, we began a three-part look at the jet freighter fleet operated by, or for, the integrated express companies. Part I looked at the way the combined fleet has changed over time, but there were also significant changes on a company-by-company basis, and that is what we will examine today, startingRead More

The worldwide express fleet

The worldwide express fleet

Aircraft, Express, News April 15, 2015 at 10:27 am

Today, we begin a three-part analysis of the worldwide express freighter fleet. Over the next two days will look at the fleet on a company-by-company basis, and conclude with our thoughts on how the fleet will evolve in the future. But today we start with a look at the overall fleetRead More

Inside the sortation hub

Inside the sortation hub

Express, News, Photos+Videos March 20, 2015 at 10:21 am

With the growth of e-commerce has come increasing business for the big express companies. And increasing headaches, too, as tens of millions of online shoppers expect overnight delivery, regardless of conditions. Below is an interesting documentary shot by one of the big TV news networks. It is presented as aRead More

A very mixed quarter for UPS

A very mixed quarter for UPS

Express, News, Premium Newswire, Strategy February 5, 2015 at 1:08 pm

UPS reported fourth-quarter net income down 61.2% y-o-y to $453 million, despite a 6.1% increase in revenue to $15.90 billion. Reported operating profit for the quarter was down 60.5% to $754 million. The dramatic drops in net income and operating profit were the result of a combination of two one-timeRead More

UPS 3Q volumes up across the board

UPS 3Q volumes up across the board

Express, News, Premium Newswire October 27, 2014 at 10:48 am

UPS reported third-quarter net income up 10.7% y-o-y to $1.21 billion as total revenue rose 5.7% to $14.29 billion. Operating profit for the quarter was up 8.3% to $1.95 billion. The chart at right shows the company’s financial and operational results for both the third quarter and the year throughRead More