• Kelowna's Homepage
  • Vernon's Homepage
30174
29021

BC  

Courier service expanding in BC

The United Parcel Service, one of the largest shipment and logistics companies in the world, is expanding its reach in BC.

They’ve announced the Canadian arm of the company will be opening up three new operating centres in the province, and expanding another.

UPS pickup and delivery services for its Kamloops customers began earlier this week, and will soon include Nanaimo and Comox on Vancouver Island. The Kelowna location will also see an expansion of its current space.

"Expanding our service in BC and across Canada is fueled by market opportunity and customer demand," says UPS Canada President Michael Tierney.

"UPS continues to invest in new capabilities and network capacity to secure customers' confidence and enable their long-term growth."

The multi-million dollar expansion will see 80 new jobs brought into the four communities.

COMMENTS WELCOME

Comments on this story are pre-moderated to ensure they meet our submission guidelines. Approval times will vary. Keep it clean, keep it civil, and stay on topic. Comments remain open for three days after a story is published. If you see a comment that you feel is inappropriate, please use the ‘flag’ feature. Comments appearing here are the opinions of the comment writer, not of Castanet.



More BC News

BC
Vancouver Webcam
29101
Recent Trending
Member of the RTNDA