United Parcel Service, Inc. (“UPS”) was founded in 1907 as a private messenger and delivery service in Seattle, USA. Today, UPS is the world’s largest package delivery company and the premier provider of global supply chain management solutions. We deliver packages each business day for 1.6 million shipping customers to 8.2 million receivers ("consignees") in over 220 countries and territories. In 2014, we delivered an average of 18 million pieces per day worldwide, or a total of 4.6 billion packages, with a revenue of $58.2 billion.
We are a global leader in logistics, and our 435,000 employees worldwide create value for our customers through solutions that lower costs, improve service and provide highly customizable supply chain control and visibility. Customers are attracted to our broad set of services that are delivered as promised through our integrated ground, air and ocean global network.