FedEx Express to Acquire AFL Pvt. Ltd. Businesses

Customers Will Benefit from Increased Coverage Area and Service Offerings across India Mumbai — November 3, 2010— FedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX) announced today that its FedEx Express business unit will acquire the logistics, distribution and express businesses of AFL Pvt. Ltd. and its affiliate, Unifreight India Pvt. Ltd. This acquisition will give FedEx a more robust domestic ground network and added […]

FedEx Express Launches the Second Route Using the New Boeing 777 Freighter to Meet Growing Demand in Southern China

First Direct flight from Shenzhen to the FedEx Super Hub in Memphis, TN USA SHENZHEN, Nov. 2, 2010— Today, after launching the first new Boeing 777F (777F) in Shanghai in January this year, FedEx launched the second 777F route in Shenzhen, with four flights weekly from Tuesday through Friday. The new route meets the growing demand for capacity between Southern […]

UPS Statement on International Shipping Investigation

Atlanta, November 01, 2010 UPS is fully cooperating with authorities around the world as they investigate potentially suspicious packages being shipped through cargo networks. Because security is of the utmost importance, UPS has suspended service out of Yemen until further notice. UPS employs a multi-layered approach to ensure security. We have processes, systems and procedures in place designed to protect our […]

UPS Sets 2011 Rates

Atlanta, November 01, 2010 New Pricing To Take Effect Jan. 3, 2011 UPS (NYSE:UPS) today released new published rates for 2011, including a net increase of 4.9 percent for UPS ground packages and a net increase of 4.9 percent on all air express and U.S. origin international shipments. The rate increase for UPS ground shipments is based on a 5.9 […]

Yemen Shipment Embargo

In cooperation with the FBI, local authorities have confiscated a suspicious package at the FedEx facility in Dubai. The shipment originated in Yemen and as an additional safety measure, FedEx has embargoed all shipments originating from Yemen. The Company is cooperating fully with the authorities on this matter; any additional information regarding this matter must come from the FBI. SOURCE: www.fedex.com

FedEx Officially Opens New Hub at Cologne Bonn Airport

Central and Eastern Europe Gateway Provides Companies with Fast Connections to Global Markets and Employs More than 450 people BEIJING, October 28, 2010 – FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and Cologne Bonn Airport today officially opened FedEx new Central and Eastern Europe hub. Cologne Bonn Airport and FedEx, one of the world’s largest express transportation companies, […]