Fedex vs Ups

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In today 's ' fast moving world delivery of packages, parcels, documents, goods in a timely and guaranteed manner is of absolute importance. With the fast moving trend of online businesses, auctions etc., the need for fast and reliable package delivery is growing. The logistics industry has received globally, a lot of publicity regarding the industry 's attitudes on, and actions in, corporate responsibility issues. The different stakeholder groups are interested in the logistics industry 's ways of action concerning these issues. The logistics industry has had to react to these new kinds of demands and questions from the stakeholders.

FEDEX Overview:
Every generation expects easier access to more of what the world has to
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Ours is an industry of increasing importance to our customer 's business strategies. UPS is aligning its strategies to capitalize on four emerging industry trends. Those trends are: Globalization
Shift to smaller, more frequent shipments
Outsourcing logistics


The unique FedEx operating strategy works seamlessly - and simultaneously - on three levels. Operate independently by focusing on our independent networks to meet distinct customer needs. Compete collectively by standing as one brand worldwide and speaking with one voice. Manage collaboratively by working together to sustain loyal relationships with our workforce, customers and investors.

Our business - which serves eight million customers daily in over 200 countries by 360,000 employees - is built on a single, highly integrated network structure. We believe this model is the most efficient, cost effective, environmentally responsible and profitable in the industry. All goods - air and ground, domestic and international, commercial and residential - are processed through the same network. This results in very efficient use of assets and lower costs.
The single network model delivers significant benefits reducing environmental impact, offering opportunities to employees and providing positive financial performance. This report elaborates on the ways in which all three of these aspects of a sustainable enterprise are manifested in UPS.

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