TENNESSEE – According to the statement, the new employees will help manage the substantial package volume increase that the company says will start in October and won’t end until January 2022.

UPS officials say that the new hires are needed now more than ever.

Nationwide, the company is looking forward to hiring more than 100,000 seasonal workers to help manage package volume increase.

More information here.

This story will be updated as new information become available.