A look at UPS' biggest acquisitions ever

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Posted: Mar 19, 2012 3:18 PM
A look at UPS' biggest acquisitions ever

UPS on Monday agreed to buy Dutch rival TNT Express for $6.77 billion, by far its biggest deal ever.

Here's a look at the five biggest acquisitions in its history, before the TNT deal. United Parcel Service Inc. is the world's largest package delivery company; TNT is Europe's No. 2 express mail company.

$1.25 billion, Overnite Transportation, 2005

$554 million, Fritz Companies, 2001

$375 million, First International Bancorp, 2001

$260 million, Menlo Worldwide Forwarding, 2004

$197.5 million, Mail Boxes Etc., 2001

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Source: UPS