Mail Boxes Etc., a United Parcel Service company, is one of the world's largest franchiser of retail shipping, postal and business service centers. The UPS Store, a sister company to Mail Boxes Etc., has more than 5,300 independently owned locations throughout the world. It provides convenient, value-added business services to consumers and the small or home office market. The services provided by Mail Boxes Etc. locations have been adapted to meet the needs and market conditions in various countries and cultures throughout the world. Other added business services that are available to customers are faxing, copy machines and package wrapping, as well as mail box rentals. Mail Boxes Etc. maintains a location in San Diego.