The United Parcel Service of America, Inc. UPS for short, is a globally active US courier express parcel service company. Founded in a basement in Seattle in 1907, UPS began expanding into Europe and Germany in 1976. Its main hub for the whole of Europe is located in Cologne/Bonn Germany.

Today, the company is listed on the stock exchange and is present in more than 220 countries and territories. UPS employs around 534,000 people worldwide, with a total turnover of 97.3 billion US dollars in 2021, UPS delivers around 25.2 million parcels every day and has become an indispensable and reliable shipping partner.

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