SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Washington, DC 20549 ---------- FORM 8-A FOR REGISTRATION OF CERTAIN CLASSES OF SECURITIES PURSUANT TO SECTION 12(b) OR (g) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934 UNITED PARCEL SERVICE, INC. (Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter) Delaware 58-2480149 (State of Incorporation or (I.R.S. Employer Organization) Identification No.) 55 Glenlake Parkway, N.E. 30328 Atlanta, GA (Zip Code) (Address of Principal Executive Offices) If this form relates to the If this form relates to the registration of a class of securities registration of a class of securities pursuant to Section 12(b) of the pursuant to Section 12(g) of the Exchange Act and is effective Exchange Act and is effective pursuant to General Instruction pursuant to General Instruction A.(c), please check the following A.(d), please check the following box. [X] box. [_] Securities Act registration statement file number to which this form relates: 333-83347 Securities to be registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act: Title of each class Name of each exchange to be so registered on which each class is to be registered ------------------- --------------------------------------- Class B Common Stock, New York Stock Exchange Par Value $0.01 Per Share Securities to be registered pursuant to Section 12(g) of the Act: None ---------------- (Title of class)

Item 1. Description of Registrant's Securities to be Registered. A description of United Parcel Service, Inc.'s class B common stock, par value $0.01 per share, is set forth under "Description of Capital Stock, Certificate of Incorporation and Bylaws" in its registration statement on Form S-1 (File No. 333-83347), filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on July 21, 1999, as amended, including any form of prospectus contained therein filed pursuant to Rule 424(b) under the Securities Act of 1933 (the "Registration Statement"), which description is incorporated in this Item 1 by reference. Item 2. Exhibits. Exhibit Number Description of Exhibit - ------- ---------------------- 1 Form of Restated Certificate of Incorporation of the Registrant (incorporated by reference to Annex B to the proxy statement/prospectus contained in UPS's registration statement on Form S-4 (File No. 333- 83349), filed with the SEC on July 21, 1999, as amended). 2 Bylaws of the Registrant (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 3.2 to the Registration Statement). 3 Form of Stock Certificate of the Class B Common Stock of the Registrant (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 4.2 to the Registration Statement).

SIGNATURE Pursuant to the requirements of Section 12 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this registration statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereto duly authorized. UNITED PARCEL SERVICE, INC. Date: November 4, 1999. By: /s/ Joseph R. Moderow ------------------------------ Joseph R. Moderow Senior Vice President and Secretary