A strike is just days away from paralyzing supply chains and doing tremendous harm to the economy.

Are you waiting on a package? Well, there's a growing chance that the shipment is going to be delayed.

340,000 UPS Workers Are Ready To Strike

Another strike could greatly impact New York State residents.

There's a strike that's just days away from impacting New York State residents.


340,000 UPS Workers Set To Strike On August 1

A New York UPS worker tells Hudson Valley Post he's been told to be prepared for a strike starting August 1. However, his officials are hoping if UPS does strike it won't be long.


For all the news that the Hudson Valley is sharing make sure to follow Hudson Valley Post on Facebook, download the Hudson Valley Post Mobile

About 25 years ago over 185,000 workers walked out for 15 days which "crippled the company," WIVB reports.


A top retail shipping official says if UPS workers go on strike the "disruptions would still be substantial."

Several large companies that use UPS are starting to notify customers that there might be shipping delays starting next week.

Read More: Popular Retail Store Forced To Close All New York State Locations

UPS workers are looking for "higher wages for all workers, more full-time jobs, an end to forced overtime and harassment from management, elimination of a two-tier wage system, and protection from heat and other workplace hazards.”

LOOK: 25 must-visit hidden gems from across the US

From secret gardens to underground caves, Stacker compiled a list of 25 must-visit hidden gems from across the United States using travel guides, news articles, and company websites.

Nearly 50 Children Have Recently Gone Missing From New York State

In just a few months around 50 children from New York State and the Hudson Valley went missing

Giant Horror Plant

A "giant horror plant" that can cause blindness and severe burns is still in New York State, despite the best efforts from New York officials.

The 10 Best Counties To Live In New York State

Is your hometown's county considered by Niche one of the best in New York State?

More From Hudson Valley Post