UPS aiming to step up deliveries

It’s investing $100 million in wake of holiday-service lag

Posted: January 31, 2014 at 1:56 a.m.

In this Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014 photo, a UPS driver returns to his truck after making a delivery in Mt. Lebanon, Pa. UPS reports quarterly earnings on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

United Parcel Service Inc. said Thursday that it will spend more than $100 million to improve peak-period service after a late surge in online Christmas shopping caused missed deliveries that increased costs.

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Business, Pages 27 on 01/31/2014