UPS surpasses one billion vaccine deliveries with help of dry ice


UPS has surpassed delivery of one billion Covid-19 vaccine doses – and used more than three million pounds of dry ice to help safely move the vaccines.

The global shipping and logistics services company, which has headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, US, announced the milestone a year after the first vaccine was delivered by UPS.

UPS says it was able to reach the milestone through its UPS® Premier tracking technologies, cold chain solutions and an expansive global network providing UPS Healthcare™ services to customers and communities around the world.

Chief Sales and Solutions Officer and Executive Vice-President, UPS Global Healthcare Kate Gutmann, said, “This milestone would not have been possible without every person in our global network working tirelessly, alongside our partners and customers, to accelerate vaccine distribution and help keep communities as safe as possible.”

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