As of 2015, United Parcel Service has more than 4,800 retail stores in the United States. UPS also has more than 10,000 authorized outlets and more than 38,000 drop boxes. UPS is the largest package delivery company in the world.
UPS retail stores are independently owned franchises, offering shipping, postal, printing and mailbox services across the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. The UPS Store franchises reside in shopping centers, college campuses, military bases, convention centers and hotels.
UPS was founded as a messenger company in 1907. The multibillion dollar company now operates in more than 200 countries around the world and tracks more than 58 million deliveries online every day.