InformationWeek 500 Recognizes FedEx with “Most Innovative Products” Award

Company Ranks 13 for FedEx Office Technology Innovations MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 19, 2011—FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) today announced that it was recognized with the “Most Innovative New Tech-Enabled Product” award by InformationWeek for new services at FedEx Office. FedEx Office® Print & Go and the enhanced FedEx Office® Print Online technologies provide convenient access to on-demand printing. The company ranked […]

UPS Survey: Global Healthcare Execs Face Risks with Complex Changes Ahead

Concerns Around Intellectual Property Protection, Competition and Healthcare Reform Loom Atlanta, August 08, 2011 – Healthcare executives in the U.S., Europe and Asia are seeing both risks and opportunities as the pace of change in the healthcare industry accelerates globally, according to a new UPS survey. Facing unprecedented demands to reduce costs, keep up with fast-changing regulatory requirements and ramp up […]

TNT Express airlifts 45 tons of food aid for Somalia

8 August 2011 – TNT Express today uplifted 45 tons of emergency food aid to Nairobi, Kenya, to help the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) feed thousands of children in neighboring Somalia. A Boeing 767 aircraft containing more than 3,000 boxes of supplementary plumpy, a nutrition product for malnourished children, took off today at 10.00am CET from TNT’s hub […]

Kuehne + Nagel: Shareholders approve all proposals

Schindellegi / CH, May 10, 2011 – At today’s Annual General Meeting of Kuehne + Nagel International AG 71.8 per cent of voting shares were represented. All proposals were approved by clear majorities. Klaus-Michael Kuehne, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Kuehne + Nagel International AG, was pleased that the Kuehne + Nagel Group had recovered its growth momentum […]

General Motors awards supplier prize to DSV

Car manufacturer General Motors (GM) has awarded its logistics service provider DSV a prize. GM praised the outstanding performance and exemplary cooperation with a ”Supplier of the Year Award 2010”. DSV was one of the selected suppliers and service providers to whom General Motors awarded a prize at a celebration in the GM Renaissance Center in Detroit. Reliable engine for […]

@LogisticsMatter: 2010 – A Year in Tweets

2010 has been the starting year for LogisticsMatter.com and April was the starting month. It all started on Twitter: After almost 9 months of sharing the best news stories and articles of interest on Logistics and Supply Chain with the world, @LogisticsMatter has seen it’s follower count rising steadily and as I write this we are at 1185 followers and […]

Barloworld to Acquire 100% of Russian Caterpillar Dealership

Barloworld today announced it has reached agreement to acquire the remaining 50% shareholding in its Russian Caterpillar equipment joint venture (Vostochnaya Technica) for $52 million (approximately R365 million) (“The Transaction”).  The Transaction is subject to certain regulatory and other approvals. Barloworld Chief Executive Officer, Clive Thomson said:  “This acquisition is in line with our strategy to grow our core Caterpillar […]

FedEx Launches Global Business Data Visualization Experience

October 28, 2010 – FedEx Corporation today launched the next evolution of its ambitious global advertising effort, “FedEx Delivers to a Changing World.”  The heart of the campaign is a digital web experience that puts global business trends and insights at visitors’ fingertips. At http:// experience.fedex.com visitors interact through a dynamic world map with data and content provided by The […]