The temporary jobs could potentially lead into full-time jobs depending on performance and availability.   NEW YORK — UPS is going to make it a happy holiday for lots of people looking for work. The parcel delivery service plans to hire up to 95,000 seasonal employees this holiday season, nearly double last year’s total […]

Contrary to popular belief, Santa Claus doesn’t drive a big red sleigh pulled by reindeer. Instead, he drives a big brown truck full of packages. At least that’s what Ken Jones, a UPS deliveryman from Springdale, Ark., would like you to believe from the lyrics in his hilarious rendition of “Winter Wonderland” that is taking […]  A steady rise in online shopping has led to a more compressed, but also busier, holiday shipping season for UPS. The Sandy Springs, Ga. logistics company said increased accessibility to retail sites on mobile devices — and the popularity of shopping online — will likely mean shoppers will delay their purchases this holiday […]

Eric Benet called into Carol Blackmon’s show on and talked about everything from his new single “Sometimes I Cry” to his early struggles in the music industry, which included a stint at UPS.