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News Teamsters pension plan warns thousands of beneficiaries that the checks may get smaller

Teamsters pension plan warns thousands of beneficiaries that the checks may get smaller

Len Boselovic Pittsburgh Post-Gazette lboselovic@post-gazette.com 6:45 AM Oct 23, 2017 What is Bill Lickert’s reward for a lifetime of looking out for truck drivers, municipal employees, hospital workers and thousands of others covered by the beleaguered Western Pennsylvania Teamsters and Employers Pension Fund? It’s being the person whom thousands of workers and retirees covered by …

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Union Local 767 Wins Two Major Arbitration Cases Against UPS

Local 767 Wins Two Major Arbitration Cases Against UPS

Teamsters Fight Back & Win Against UPS Attacks on Grievance Filers Sister Marie Torres is going back to work. The Waco, Texas UPS package car driver has just been reinstated with full back pay, benefits and seniority. And she’s not alone. Brother Muhammed Farhan, a part-timer who was discharged in April of 2016, also got …

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Union Teamsters Call on Locals to Gather UPS Contract Proposals

Teamsters Call on Locals to Gather UPS Contract Proposals

UPS/UPSF Contract Updates The Teamsters UPS National Negotiating Committee has sent out notices to all UPS and UPS Freight locals requesting contract proposals from members. Proposal forms have been sent out to locals who will be putting together meetings with UPS members in the coming weeks. “It is great to see so many Teamsters passionate …

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News UPS to freeze pension plans for nonunion staffers

UPS to freeze pension plans for nonunion staffers

Published June 27, 2017 Industries Dow Jones Newswires United Parcel Service is planning to freeze pension plans for thousands of nonunion employees, seeking to contain the burden of a retirement fund with a nearly $10 billion deficit. The carrier is expected to announce measures to corral the rising pension obligations to its workforce Wednesday, people familiar …

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Postal FedX or UPS (Video)

FedX or UPS (Video)

So this why my Packages take SO long and be All jacked up?? #Lol Who's idea was this? They gettin it tho#ups #fedex #usps #dance Posted by Ley Just Me on Monday, May 8, 2017

Postal FedEx and UPS to compete with USPS for last-mile delivery

FedEx and UPS to compete with USPS for last-mile delivery

May 1, 2017 UPS and FedEx will soon offer a Zone 1 option for packages that have previously been diverted to the U.S. Postal Service for last mile delivery, DC Velocity reported last week. Last-mile delivery is an ongoing logistics puzzle as delivery companies continue to struggle with how best to manage the growing e-commerce-fueled market. That UPS …

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Federal UPS, FedEx roll out pricing for ultra-short-haul delivery services

UPS, FedEx roll out pricing for ultra-short-haul delivery services

New “zone 1” rates aimed at undercutting USPS’ prices on local deliveries. By Mark B. Solomon – April 28, 2017 UPS Inc. and FedEx Corp. are offering a new type of pricing for deliveries within a 50-mile radius, according to a person familiar with the companies’ strategy, in a move designed to divert local “last …

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Federal Teamsters Local 25 Wins Arbitration Case Against UPS

Teamsters Local 25 Wins Arbitration Case Against UPS

  Arbitrator Awards Back Pay for Injured Package Driver On April 12, an arbitrator ruled in favor of Teamsters Local 25 in a case involving a UPS package driver who was injured and not permitted to work despite being released by his doctor. The arbitrator found UPS in violation of Article 20, Sections 2 and …

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Union UPS Teamsters Focus On Contract Enforcement As Saturday Delivery Creates 6,000 New Jobs

UPS Teamsters Focus On Contract Enforcement As Saturday Delivery Creates 6,000 New Jobs

On Monday UPS officially announced its expanded drop-off schedule with Saturday deliveries, calling the change “one of the largest in the company’s 109-year history.” Weekend deliveries are expected to create 6,000 new UPS jobs by 2018, 4,000 of which will be created this year. Regional chairs and co-chairs of the Teamsters Package Division are working …

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