UPS to become the primary air cargo provider for the United States Postal Service

[ad_1] UPS will become the primary air cargo provider for the United States Postal Service. The Atlanta shipping company said Monday that it had received an air cargo contract from the U.S. Postal Service that significantly expands an existing partnership between the two. UPS will move the majority of air cargo in the U.S. for … Read more

Target posts hefty fourth quarter profit but sales suggest Americans remain cautious

[ad_1] NEW YORK — Target, looking for ways to reverse a sales malaise, is getting into Amazon territory: the paid membership game. The Minneapolis discounter said Tuesday the new paid program, called Target Circle 360, will offer unlimited free same-day delivery in as little as an hour for orders over $35 and free two-day shipping. … Read more

Game-time guacamole may get harder to make as climate reduces avocado shipments from Mexico

[ad_1] MEXICO CITY — Guacamole, a favored game-time snack in the United States, may be getting harder to make because a lack of rain and warmer temperatures have resulted in fewer avocados being shipped from Mexico. The western state of Michoacan, which supplies almost 90% of the creamy textured fruit used in the Super Bowl … Read more