UPS and the Teamsters have opened contract negotiations. Their last contract was signed in 2013, at the start of the online retail boom.
In light of the large growth in deliveries from online store like Amazon, UPS is looking to add flexibility in this contract to allow competition against other delivery organizations, and meet the increasing demands to speed up delivery of goods.
However, the Teamsters’ initial demands are to prohibit UPS from using drones or driverless trucks. Also, they want to […]