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How UPS Works

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In 2005, UPS delivered 3.75 billion packages and letters. That's more than one package for every two people in the entire world.
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Wayland Coffman (29 days ago)
Talk about getting it done.
Steffers 71914 (1 month ago)
Forgot to add the clip where they chunk all the packages into the back of the truck, no matter the fragility.
I think therefore I err (1 month ago)
So this is how my stuff got delayed ! C'mon UPS where is my stuff ?
REBEL PRIDE (2 months ago)
Thanks for telling me how this works
Tenley Lines (2 months ago)
Then why does it take at least seven days for the package to arrive? Cause one Time, mine too a whole week to arrive and it's being brought by ups
Corey Collier (6 months ago)
what if the computer's fuck up and get an address wrong.
BCKingz (6 months ago)
so this is why my laptop isn't here.... instead of seven thousand converter belts it should be eighteen thousand converter belts like really I've order my package on jan 27th and its supposed to be here on 7th like really?? the bad part is i order a package out of country and it got here faster 😑😐
Tony Stark (6 months ago)
Do they sleep or they work 24hr a day?
Creep Show (2 months ago)
Packages don't sleep or work.
Endy Rodriguez (8 months ago)
is anybody else watching this so they can do the human mail challenge?
Marquise139 (6 months ago)
do it and you'll die. i know i work for ups
Afif (8 months ago)
Too bad the service is shit and you're better off asking a monkey to organize and deliver your packages. FUCK UPS.
I think therefore I err (1 month ago)
Similar situation. I ordered my stuff (Tempe, Az) on 1st of July 2017 and it's been a week now, they kept changing story when i contacted the company where i bought my stuff from. They told me UPS had made a mistake scanning . WHAT ? i'm like are you f**king serious? it's been sitting there in Fontana, CA for weeks and they didn't even know wtf happened ? smh
AnnChan CP (7 months ago)
Afif I know right!! I ordered a package and it got shipped to ups and I placed the order Jan 9th 2017 it is now the 14 of Jan and it is still not here! It got delayed for no reason and now there saying scheduled delivery date is unavailable right now please check back later. I PAID FOR ONE DAY SHIPPING! UPS IS SHIT IT ALWAYS DOES THAT TO ME! I NEED THOSE PACKAGES! UPS SUCKS ASSHOLES 🖕🏻
honeybun33 (10 months ago)
this was very simplified. however when i was a driver's helper in 2013 we often made piss cups because there was no bathroom near. and we found piss cups in trucks used by previous drivers. the clip here did not mention that.
I'm NOT 3rick (4 months ago)
Endy Rodriguez You would've probably done the same thing.
honeybun33 (8 months ago)
+Endy Rodriguez you made due. No piss poor excuses tolerated back then.
Endy Rodriguez (8 months ago)
honeybun33 disgusting
Brad S (11 months ago)
I like the SFX, screech lol
RyuTakeru (11 months ago)
Kinda Dumb Question can i send someone a juicy hotdog fresh off the grill with all the dressings on it via ups or fedex, i've always wanted to and i don't know why.
Edrick Ali (1 year ago)
I have question anyone please answer everything that's delivered no matter what website does it always come through U.P.S?
Seth Treadaway (1 year ago)
Nike it can be Fedex and USPS to
Emerson de leon (1 year ago)
can a kid sign the thing 2?
Seth Treadaway (1 year ago)
I'm 14 and I sign for packages all the time.
Edrick Ali (1 year ago)
yeah if the guys are cool enough or sometimes over 13
The Proud Sun Bro. (1 year ago)
Wow. People are too busy thinking about what the future will look like, when we don't realize that we ARE the future.
FASTTAZ101 (1 year ago)
am I the only one amazed by this
Noosey (9 months ago)
Usernamee101 yeh
RyuTakeru (11 months ago)
Me Too
Usernamee101 (1 year ago)
+BLKRAF52 No, this is pretty astonishing. I've always wondered how this worked
Crissy Young (1 year ago)
hoping my PS3 wont be damaged this week 😨
Jonathan Carpio (1 year ago)
You don't have a ps4?
r0ckoman (1 year ago)
admit it. you ordered something
Hugh J. Ness (1 month ago)
Get out of my head
Victor Asack (4 months ago)
r0ckoman admit it...you're waiting for something
Jaime Uh (1 year ago)
I'm always misloading packages. The drivers truly hate him.
Joshie Josh (2 years ago)
That looks easy enough just put package label face up And put them on a belt Easy enough
Joshie Josh (2 years ago)
+GamingInSlowMotion haha idk man i dont work there but yea when u say it like that then yea 
GamingInSlowMotion (2 years ago)
+Joshie Josh Right?! Are you that dumb? srly though. Do you think putting 15k packages in a belt not even mentioning weight. Is like doing dead lift for a whole day with different weights.
Jordan White (3 years ago)
Can't wait for my package
LastCynicStanding (3 years ago)
Lolz... the ad was for USPS
LastCynicStanding (3 years ago)
How UPS works. They deliver packages. The end.
Merdoc Avila (3 years ago)
Mann my package could have beem broken
Marquise139 (6 months ago)
i work for ups and i probably was
The Real Lange (3 years ago)
LoL, look at them just throwing giant amounts of packages around like that. Nice to know what my PS4 has been through
The Real Lange (2 years ago)
+Drake Is God 100%
RIP Capo😢🙏 (2 years ago)
You sure?...
rx10 (2 years ago)
+The Real Lange OMG are you that guy? Legends say you own a ps4, an xbox and a PC...... HOLY FUCKING SHIT.....THE GOD....THE CANE!!!! I hope one day Ill be like you senpai, wealthy as FUCK!
The Real Lange (2 years ago)
+Drake Is God nope 
RIP Capo😢🙏 (2 years ago)
Your life is trash
Kami Sama (3 years ago)
Where the hell is my package? Theres a phone inside it!! Hope it wont get damage
AirsoftBambooStuff (3 years ago)
Takes for ever to get to my house once shipped!!!!!!! So annoying
Daniel Eum (3 years ago)
Omar Ortega (3 years ago)
They supposedly left my $900 dollar package of computer parts in the front door. I live in front of an avenue. Needless to say, gotta file a claim now.
bengy465 (3 years ago)
You skipped a whole lot of stuff in that video.
Bad Drivers of Albuquerque (4 years ago)
Not, if they don't pack it right. (And my original post was meant as a joke!) I work at my family's UPS Store!
MauiHeidi (4 years ago)
Aloha, If a customer packs his own package then by and large they are responsible for how it arrives..... all the will receive under the declared value coverage is what the can prove the item is worth. The get no shipping charges....
Bad Drivers of Albuquerque (4 years ago)
This video is to see how UPS works, not to complain about your damaged packages. Packages go through hell and back to get to you. Pack it right and it won't get damaged.
Bad Drivers of Albuquerque (4 years ago)
File a claim, they made the mistake.
Bad Drivers of Albuquerque (4 years ago)
Why spend $3.50 extra when the customer can throw it in a box they found from the dumpster, then complain to you when it gets broken? That makes so much more sense!!!
Christopher Schaefer (4 years ago)
Amen.. PreLoader. Franklin Hub TN.
b brady (4 years ago)
Oh my god I hope newegg Packed my 500 dollars of computer hardware real nice! We will see tomorrow haha
This Is C-Money! (4 years ago)
Usps in my opinion is better, quicker, and a lot cheaper!
bob63721 (4 years ago)
lets just say, pack it right it will get there right, pack it shit, might aswell skip it
bob63721 (4 years ago)
not in the uk,now they are called yodel, struggling here nevermind usa
VirajKoth (4 years ago)
oh wrong place....i thought Computer UPS !!
planetrob555 (4 years ago)
I live just 90 (freeway) miles southeast of Louisville. I see tons of both UPS and FedEx planes going over my house in central KY. At that point, they have their landing lights on and in the middle of the night, they look like space ships coming in for a landing. I see 6 or 7 in a row when I look up at night. It's pretty cool.
AspiringChristian (4 years ago)
I just pay extra and have ups box it for me
Joel L (4 years ago)
MauiHeidi (4 years ago)
Aloha, I work for The UPS Store... and this is why we pack sooooo well. 200LB crush weight boxes, lots of bubble wrap and peanuts. Cheap and lousy packing = broken items. Quality packing = unbroken items...
ProSakero (4 years ago)
Jesus Christ 1:55
boinkeddinggy (4 years ago)
Vote NO!
boinkeddinggy (4 years ago)
or Unfair
boinkeddinggy (4 years ago)
Unrealistic Production Standards
Your Average American (4 years ago)
I ordered some expensive electronics that are being shipped via ups ground literally across the country.....may god have mercy on my package
Gang Zhang (4 years ago)
Great video for amazing technology driving logistic.
Kevin Vera (4 years ago)
lol the only reason why im watching this video is because im waiting for ma TR jean jacket too ship to ma house , they better be careful with maa shit !
MrPhil0267 (4 years ago)
God bless what you said. All packages need to be packed in a good sturdy box with address labels on both the outside and inside of the package. Pack your items well, use good tape and your package should get to its destination fine. P.S. I work for UPS too. Love the company.
Vaefresh (4 years ago)
Just waiting on my xbox.
PirateKing1256 (4 years ago)
My Audio Technica M50 is there . OMFG.
Demon3611 (4 years ago)
Wow :)
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jstyledipset (4 years ago)
UPS is honestly horrible. They delivered my package to the wrong address, left it on their porch, and someone stole it from them, yay
ernesto456100 (4 years ago)
i just ordered a laptop and knowing these people are going to handle my package worries me. i always thought they were more careful but so far anything ive bought online has come in one piece
ernesto456100 (4 years ago)
1:55 workers ony touch packages twice... slam here toss over there.
Edwin Mendoza (4 years ago)
Oo maybe I was wrong Lol-
oMaGiicX1 (4 years ago)
Use that "free" health care. lololololol
oMaGiicX1 (4 years ago)
Lmfao no it isnt theres people 40+ that arent fit that work at UPS, dont flatter yourself guy.
oMaGiicX1 (4 years ago)
Seen small boxes with an even smaller item in them crushed all the time. People slam/throw packages where I work on the pre-load line too. lmao
Jesse Sanchez (4 years ago)
it doesnt. this seems to focus mainly on the airdock. My hub here in Austin does not have the automatic sorting of smalls or irregulars the way the system in Worldport does.
Krylahh (4 years ago)
You shouldn't have messed with our wives... now let's take a drive.
Utubing126 (4 years ago)
Weres my shit ups
Edwin Mendoza (4 years ago)
This job is normaly for ppl who are fit who can lift heavy stuff. Next Wednesday my interview;)
PunaniLicker69 (4 years ago)
FUCK UPS, my lower back is FUCKED forever now
Widg3t's Widgets (4 years ago)
not a single person set....set a package down gently. they were dropped, thrown, or all tossed.
AtomicGiraffe (4 years ago)
I've had, many, many things come through UPS. They've basically arrived smashed up like you describe. Once they broke the box to my Staples order and threw everything into this filthy envelope. But hey, they come on time and my stuff itself doesn't arrive dead. I've had only two things shipped through Fedex in recent memory. A laptop from Shanghai and a computer from Shenzhen, CN. Both arrived looking immaculate, with on time delivery. I'd use them all the time if it weren't so expensive.
msi67rj (4 years ago)
WOW! That's EPICALLY AWESOME.......!!!!!!!
Jackielou Pulmano (4 years ago)
gundamlord (4 years ago)
actually av gotta do it for a class in college lol
maxsonly (5 years ago)
After all that....throw package.
WeKnowTheTruth2012 (5 years ago)
now do fedex
SAIKOsean (5 years ago)
Man.. The Kentucky hub has it easy with everything run off computers... The hub i work it is pretty much all human work.
DJ SALTYNUTZ (5 years ago)
then tell me the difference
DJ SALTYNUTZ (5 years ago)
is it me or usps have hawt girls
sahiblindberg (5 years ago)
Like if UPS is better than DHL, FedEx, or TNT lol -,- :D
debit256 (5 years ago)
FUCK, my new laptop T_T
ReagansPolicy (5 years ago)
i dont think so, i think this is for longer distances. when you drive cross country, you can see all of these smaller ups hubs along the interstate, i think they use these smaller ones for stuff like that
unclep2012 (5 years ago)
This is not how EVERY PACKAGE is shipped! I Know from experience! (WORK THERE!)
aBoxfulOfVids (5 years ago)
they blocked me too when I complained about their recent commercials with the worse, eardrenching singing ever, dubbing them 'U Piece of Shit'. Those corporate dictatorship bastards.
qxANGELxp (5 years ago)
im from illinois, and im getting a shipment from indiana, and my package is gonna go through all this? in only a few days? dayum.
GabrielMynd (5 years ago)
im taking pics and calling the company i bought this from (guitar center) right now telling them to stop using UPS. damaged music and film equipment, THANKS UPS!
GabrielMynd (5 years ago)
UPS is the worst. i dont know where to begin. i guess im just glad the package i got arrived at all. tape was cut and it was obviously searched. the stirofoam inside the box is broken and items were left rattling around. holes in boxes, damaged items. this happens with UPS no matter where i live. UPS "WE'll GET YOU YOUR PACKAGE, ITS UP TO YOU TO PUT IT BACK tOgETHER AGAIN!" or "SEND IT BACK THROUGH US, WE'LL GET IT RIGHT THE 2nd TIME, MAYBE". FUCK UPS!
maconly2005 (5 years ago)
Yes! work for them, and trust me some ppl send 60lb packages with a small piece of tape! haha
Joe'L Guerra (5 years ago)
Is it the computers fault that my package IS FUCKING 2 MONTHS LATE?!?!?!
eswif (5 years ago)
Ups is comedy to me........ The people working there too.
Indianapolis Airport Spotter (Zackary747) (5 years ago)
In my opinion Fedex is better. It gets to my house faster.
MrSEEbeeARE (5 years ago)
well fuck me. thats pretty fuckin nuts.
Delgado (5 years ago)
Great video, I always wondered, specially now that I'm looking at my ups tracker
yudanielk (5 years ago)
While it may seem slightly insensitive, I find it rather amusing that you're venting your package delivery issues on a YouTube video describing how UPS works...
therandomretard100 (5 years ago)
I don't like UPS my package is 8 days late :L when I called them up they claimed it was my fault! Wtf???
ZOOM films (5 years ago)
renneskid . mate ur package has been misdirected i think. happen with tnt always and tnt now is with ups so . the fuckUPS are still going on.
jack hillbilly (5 years ago)
Then they shit on your package piss on it run it over a few times and say you didn't package it right, sorry we cant refund you. When you package and send it ups make sure there is steel around it then it will break all the other packages but not yours.
Dalton Stewart (5 years ago)
ups guy needs to hurry up