ATLANTA, Ga., and W. SPRINGFIELD, Ma. – Oct. 4, 2017 – UPS (NYSE:UPS), the world’s largest package delivery company and Polonez Parcel Service, a consumer-to-consumer consolidated shipping service into Poland and other countries, today announced an innovative agreement that provides Polonez Parcel Service customers in the United States an easy parcel drop-off point at more than 8,700 UPS Access Points™ including 5,000 The UPS Store® locations.
Polonez Parcel Service customers can experience the ease of transacting business online at www.polonezparcelservice.com and then drop-off their pre-paid shipments at convenient UPS Access Point locations throughout the United States. UPS Access Point locations are a nearby The UPS Store,® dry cleaner, hardware store, convenience store or other neighborhood retail establishment. UPS Access Point™ addresses can be found at www.ups.com/accesspoint.
“The UPS Access Point locations augment our existing Authorized Shipping Outlet network and give us extensive coverage for convenient and cost-effective connections, so our consumers can ship to more than 30 countries,” said Polonez Parcel Service, CEO Tom Nightingale.
“Our Access Point locations – comprising nearly 5,000 UPS Store retail outlets and thousands of independent retailers – provide industry-leading market coverage and we are pleased to help Polonez Parcel Service make connections with their customers in neighborhoods throughout the United States,” said Kate Gutmann, UPS chief sales and solutions officer. “Our Access Points are a great complement to their consumer-to-consumer consolidated deferred international shipping service.”
According to The Migration Policy Institute, there are more than 43 million foreign-born residents in the United States. Whether it is holiday gifts, basic necessities or the brands to which U.S. shoppers have superior access, deferred consumer-to-consumer international package shipping through Polonez Parcel Service offers a reliable and affordable way to connect with family and friends living in their countries of origin.
UPS (NYSE: UPS) is a global leader in logistics, offering a broad range of solutions including transporting packages and freight; facilitating international trade, and deploying advanced technology to more efficiently manage the world of business. Headquartered in Atlanta, UPS serves more than 220 countries and territories worldwide. The company can be found on the web at ups.com® or pressroom.ups.com and its corporate blog can be found at longitudes.ups.com. To get UPS news direct, follow @UPS_News on Twitter.
About Polonez Parcel Service
Polonez Parcel Service is the leading consumer-to-consumer package transportation provider into Poland and 30 countries throughout Eastern and Western Europe with more than 35 years of experience connecting people and commerce through reliable, cost-effective, deferred global transportation. Headquartered in West Springfield, Mass., Polonez Parcel Service serves customers through more than 230 Authorized Shipping Outlets and directly through the web at www.PolonezParcelService.com.