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Disgruntled UPS customers take to social medial to express anger for their late packages. CNBC's Seema Mody reports.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on UPS' apology to customers after failing to delivery holiday packages in time.
According to the latest data from comScore, the final online shopping week this holiday fell short of expectations.
Amazon.com on Thursday said it limited new Prime membership signups during peak periods in order to protect current member orders from the surge in new memberships.
FedEx and UPS are under fire for missing holiday delivery deadlines. Donald Broughton, managing director at Avondale Partners, discusses how the miscue and weighs in on Amazon's drone delivery.
UPS says an unpredictably large number of orders overwhelmed the shipper causing thousands of Christmas presents to arrive late. CNBC's Diana Olick reports.
UPS and FedEx hit the road Thursday, scrambling to deliver boxes to angry customers who didn't receive the gifts they ordered in time for Christmas. NBC News reports.
*Dow coming off record close, on track for 6th straight gain. *Jobless claims fall more than expected in latest week. NEW YORK, Dec 26- U.S. stocks rose on Thursday, putting the Dow on track for a sixth straight day of gains, although trading was expected to be light following the Christmas holiday.
CNBC's Diana Olick explains how major underestimations in holiday volume by FedEx and UPS lead to thousands of packages not getting delivered in time for Christmas.
*Futures shrug off report of fall in weekly jobless claims. *Surge of holiday packages delays UPS shipments. NEW YORK, Dec 26- U.S. stock index futures pointed to slight gains at the open on Thursday, suggesting the market's upward movement will continue, although trading was expected to be light following the Christmas holiday.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open Thursday, after the Dow industrials and the S&P 500 closed at new highs the day before Christmas.
*Dow, S&P 500 coming off record closing highs. NEW YORK, Dec 26- U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Thursday, suggesting the market's upward movement will continue, although trading was expected to be light following the Christmas holiday.
Happy Thursday. Only 364 shopping days until Christmas; remember to order now to ensure your packages get delivered on time.
The UPS, FedEx delivery delays were blamed on poor weather as well as overloaded systems and a shorter holiday season.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
*Hackers of Target also stole encrypted PINs- sources. *Amazon.com Inc offered compensation to affected customers with shipping refunds and $20 gift cards.
UPS and FedEx are drawing criticism after experiencing Christmas delivery problems, reports NBC's Gabe Gutierrez.
Thousands of holiday gifts won't arrive by Christmas after an unpredictably large number of packages overwhelmed UPS, USA Today reports.
Web sales are up—along with returns. Here are some of the toughest and the most lenient return policies for gifts bought online.
Dec 18- FedEx Corp posted a 14 percent rise in quarterly profit on Wednesday on stronger margins and cost cuts, but results missed Wall Street estimates, which overshadowed the company's confident forecast for the holiday shopping season.