UPS has announced its first quarter results. Perhaps more interesting is this transcript of financial analysts’ questions and management’s answers. Covering e-commerce; its European strategy and the market; overcapacity; healthcare and international airfreight – among other things – there’s a question (and an answer) for everyone. The questions start about a third of the way down the page.
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