Software system puts delivery on higher level

Package Flow Technology (PFT), a software suite developed in-house by UPS and rolled out in the United States about four years ago, is at the heart of the UPS Delivery Intercept system.

Friday, 10 August, 2007, 12:00am

Logistics and Decision Science

Name: Terry Wong Yat-fai

Age: 22

Course: Bachelor of Business Administration (Logistics and Decision Science)

School: Lingnan University

Year of study: Year Three

Duration of programme: Three years

Young Post: What does your course cover?

26 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Doing the rounds

Up at the crack of dawn one morning, I pulled open the blinds and thought I must still be dreaming. It couldn't be. But it was. There, on the road: a milk float.

I thought they had died out with newspaper delivery rounds - a victim of plastic packaging, supermarket expansion and the Thatcherite drive for efficiency.

22 May 2006 - 12:00am

UPS consolidates delivery of multiple destination goods

The innovative service does away with warehousing and multiple customs clearance for easier and cheaper delivery

INTERNATIONAL LOGISTICS operator UPS has launched an innovative service that simplifies the cumbersome process of locating and booking warehouses for companies shipping products overseas.

30 Mar 2006 - 12:00am