More than 170 companies have joined ATL Action for Racial Equity. It's an initiative spearheaded by the Metro Atlanta Chamber to address the region’s immobility and inequity challenges.
UPS plans to impose higher surcharge fees ahead of the holiday season to help offset the surge in online orders as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The company says it will have full-time and part-time seasonal jobs, mostly package handlers, drivers and driver helpers. The Atlanta-based company touts the seasonal jobs as ones that can lead to year-round employment.
The City of South Fulton Police Department is investigating what caused a crash involving a train and a UPS delivery truck.
Shares of United Parcel Service Inc. slumped Thursday after the package-delivery company gave a cautious outlook for 2020 as it invests more in its network to speed up deliveries.