Holiday disaster looms as UPS workers threaten to strike

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  1. Big Dave

    Big Dave Hot Girly Thread Model

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    But, dang, those offices are so bright I have to cover my eyes...:17142:
     
  2. jimmy g

    jimmy g Kook AD-FREE USER

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    I've seen a UPS Brown truck cross Teamster picket lines. 10 years ago I was still driving for Yellow. Teamsters threw up a picket at Sysco Foods on 62nd St, Indy. I pulled across the road, parked, and called dispatch that there was a line I couldnt/ wouldn't cross. Dispatch acknowledged me skipping them. I watched a UPS Brown van cross.
     
  3. Triplex

    Triplex Experienced stalker

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    Did you get a good look at the UPS driver? Was it a sheep possibly? :hide:
     
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  4. mysticobra

    mysticobra Just here.

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    Only because our government is making them cover the pension for the employees in the future. :17142:
     
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  5. troubleman84

    troubleman84 Well-Known Member

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    All the competition couldn’t handle the work if it came their way.
     
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  6. White

    White Well-Known Member

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    Probly used a manager. My old beverage company would have. Of course I'd get my commission with or without filing a grievance.
     
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  7. holland68

    holland68 Who cares

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    Hard to tell,he was sheeplessly disguised
     
  8. Canadian Flyer

    Canadian Flyer They Call Me CF, Eh

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    Not all of it, but you can bet they'd try.
     
  9. Dracula

    Dracula Well-Known Member

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    You guys list a lot of competition companies but you leave out the gorilla that's sneakin up from behind you. The United States Postal Service. They are running trucks with nothing but amazon packages on them and they are running them early and often. You had better turn around and look.
     
  10. mysticobra

    mysticobra Just here.

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    We handle alot. But it can be absorbed by others.
    It would be a definite cluster. But never say never.
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  11. hilo342

    hilo342 Well-Known Member

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    The post office bleeds a lot more money than YRC
     
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  12. mysticobra

    mysticobra Just here.

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    Only because congress mandated pension be paid for future retirement obligations. Unlike yrc.
     

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