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October 12, 2017

FedEx Freight Technicians Dominate at TMCSuperTech

Fleet maintenance technicians from FedEx Freight, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), swept four of the top five finishes at the 2017 TMCSuperTech competition held in Orlando, Fla. TMCSuperTech is the American Trucking Associations’ premier skills competition for professional commercial vehicle technicians. Mark McLean Jr. (Newburgh, N.Y.) captured the Grand Champion title for an

September 28, 2017

FedEx Commits Additional $1 Million to Support Ongoing Hurricane & Earthquake Relief Efforts

FedEx Corp. has committed an additional $1 million in cash and transportation support to deliver critical medical aid and supplies to help communities recover after the devastating hurricane season as well as the earthquake in Mexico.

October 18, 2017

FedEx Expanding Capabilities with Acquisition of Northwest Research

A leader in inventory research and management, Northwest Research expands the FedEx global logistics portfolio MEMPHIS, Tenn., October 18, 2017 — FedEx Corporation (NYSE: FDX) today announced that it has acquired Northwest Research, Inc., a leader in inventory research and management. Northwest Research’s proprietary technologies and capabilities complement and expand the FedEx portfolio of offerings

October 6, 2017

NLRB Revokes Union Certification at FedEx Freight Terminal

MEMPHIS, Tenn., October 6, 2017 – FedEx Freight, the industry leader in less-than-truckload transportation, and a subsidiary of FedEx Corp (NYSE: FDX), announced that the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has issued an order officially revoking the certification of the Teamsters union as the bargaining representative of city and road drivers at the FedEx Freight

October 4, 2017

FedEx SameDay® City Expands to 1,800 Cities Nationwide Covering 30 Markets

PLANO, Texas, October 4, 2017 — According to Business Intelligence, by 2018, the value of merchandise delivered to consumers via same-day courier service is expected to reach $4.03 billion. With this in mind, FedEx Office, a leading player in the same-day delivery industry, recently expanded FedEx SameDay® City service to 1,800 cities within 30 regional

September 27, 2017

FedEx Chairman and CEO Frederick W. Smith Discusses Tax, Infrastructure

FedEx Chairman and CEO Frederick W. Smith appeared on Wednesday on “Power Lunch” on CNBC. Mr. Smith discussed topics covered in his recent speech to the Council on Competitiveness, including support for tax reform and investment in infrastructure as ways to spur American innovation and economic growth. FedEx feels strongly that America needs tax reform

September 26, 2017

FedEx Chairman and CEO Frederick W. Smith Honored with the 2017 America Competes Award

On Tuesday, FedEx Chairman and CEO Frederick W. Smith received the 2017 America Competes Award from the Council on Competitiveness. The award is presented to an individual whose commitment to advancing U.S. competitiveness spans business, education, and politics, and who seeks to better communities through public leadership and philanthropy. In his remarks at the event,

September 20, 2017

FedEx Ground Opens New East Baltimore Distribution Center

FedEx Ground celebrated the opening of its new distribution center in East Baltimore on Wednesday. FedEx Ground President and CEO Henry J. Maier welcomed Maryland Governor Larry Hogan, Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger, FedEx customers and other dignitaries to the facility’s ribbon cutting ceremony. The new 307,000 square foot facility showcases the industry’s latest automated material handling and