UPS Inc. and the U.S. Postal Service turned in stellar delivery performances during the peak holiday season, while FedEx Corp. lagged, according to data published late Friday by consultancy ShipMatrix Inc.
UPS (NYSE: UPS) delivered 96.9% of all parcels within its stated commitment times throughout the peak cycle, while the Postal Service delivered 96.5% of its parcels on time, according to ShipMatrix data. FedEx (NYSE: FDX) delivered 88.2% of its parcels within its stated commitment times. The peak cycle ran from Nov. 28 to Christmas Eve.