How FedEx beats DHL

Last week I came across this picture somewhere on the internet. It really made me smile and I saved it immediately. What I forgot is to make a note where I found it, so I must apologize for not being able to mention that source, although the original source is most probably FedEx. It used to be mainly businesses that […]

Boeing Delivers First 767 Freighter to FedEx Express

EVERETT, Wash., Sept. 4, 2013 – Boeing [NYSE: BA] and FedEx Express, an operating company of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), celebrated today the delivery of the Memphis, Tenn.-based express shipping company’s first 767-300 freighter. The delivery supports the FedEx strategy to modernize its fleet with more efficient freighters. “Today’s delivery of our first 767 freighter is another step forward in […]

Twelve FedEx Drivers Earn Honors at National Truck Driving Championships

 Competitors Reflect FedEx Commitment to Safety and Professionalism MEMPHIS, Tenn., Aug. 25, 2013 – Twelve drivers representing FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) operating companies placed among the top three finishers in their respectivetruck classes at the 2013National Truck Driving Championships (NTDC) in Salt Lake City, Aug.20-24.

FedEx Lauds Start of U.S. – EU Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership Negotiations

TTIP Negotiations an Opportunity for Economic Efficiencies and Leadership MEMPHIS, Tenn., July 8, 2013 – As a connector of economies around the globe, FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, applauds the start of U.S. – EU Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) negotiations this week in Washington, D.C., emphasizing the […]

FedEx Trade Networks Opens In Dublin to Support Global Growth

Newest Location Supports Continued Growth with Customised International Freight Forwarding Solutions DUBLIN, June 25, 2013— FedEx Trade Networks, the freight forwarding arm of global shipping giant FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), announced today it has established new operations in Dublin as part of its ongoing expansion initiative. The Dublin office is the first in the Republic of Ireland, the 24th in Europe, and will […]

FedEx Adds 1,900 New Lightweight, Fuel Efficient Vehicles to Fleet

FedEx Makes Significant Progress Towards New Vehicle Fuel Efficiency Goal MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 24, 2013—FedEx Express, a unit of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, continues rapid progression towards its recently-increased vehicle fuel efficiency goal by adding 1,900 new fuel efficient vehicles to its fleet. In 2008, FedEx Corp. set the U.S. transportation industry’s first […]

End of an Era as FedEx Express Retires Last B727

Farewell Celebration Marks End of Venerable Aircraft; Fleet Modernization Adds More Energy-Efficient, Lower-Emission Planes MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 21, 2013 — For 35 years, Boeing 727 aircraft were a reliable workhorse for the world’s largest express transportation company.  Today, the venerable 727 narrow-body freighter closes an enduring chapter in aviation history as FedEx becomes the last major carrier to retire the […]

FedEx Unveils Strategic Acquisition Deal in Southern Africa

MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 20, 2013 – FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) announced today that it has completed the first stage of a strategic acquisition by signing agreements to acquire the businesses operated by its current service provider Supaswift (Pty) Ltd. in five countries in Southern Africa, including South Africa, Malawi, Mozambique, Swaziland and Zambia, and is also in discussions to acquire […]

FedEx Corp. Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings

Diluted Earnings Per Share Up 7% Excluding Charges MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 19, 2013 … FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) today reported earnings of $2.13 per diluted share for the fourth quarter ended May 31.  This excludes a $0.98 per diluted share business realignment program charge and a previously announced $0.20 per diluted share noncash aircraft impairment charge at FedEx Express.  Including […]

IDG’s Computerworld Names FedEx to 2013 List of 100 Best Places to Work in Information Technology

MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 18, 2013 — FedEx (NYSE: FDX) has once again been named to the IDG Computerworld list of Best Places to Work in IT, as one of 100 top organizations that challenge their IT staffs while providing great benefits and compensation.  This is the 17th time FedEx has been included on the prestigious list. FedEx was recognized by Computerworld for its people-centric […]