FedEx Blog

FedEx Blog

Latest Posts by Fred Schardt

October 18, 2013

FedEx Trade Networks Named Global Freight Forwarder of the Year at 2013 Payload Asia Awards Ceremony

During my travels to Singapore this week, I had the honor of accepting the 2013 Payload Asia Award naming FedEx Trade Networks Global Freight Forwarder of the Year. This award is judged on a company's growth and development strategies, operational performance and customer service and product innovation. I could not be prouder of the more than 4,600 team members of FedEx Trade Networks whose dedication to providing best-in-class customer service is the foundation to our success. It is this commitment that has made us a premier global freight forwarder.

More
May 14, 2013

FedEx Trade Networks breaks ground at environmentally sustainable business park

I am very inspired by today’s events, as we broke ground for our new office and warehouse facilities at the Riverview Solar Technology Park just outside of Buffalo, in Tonawanda, NY.

More
April 11, 2013

FedEx Trade Networks Expansion in Latin America

You can’t help but notice that FedEx Trade Networks Latin America is receiving quite a bit of attention in the news lately. To add to the news, I’m thrilled to be in São Paulo announcing our expansion efforts in Brazil and Mexico.

More
June 29, 2012

Bringing FedEx Trade Networks to the Surface

You may have noticed the name FedEx Trade Networks in the news lately – whether you're reading about the historical Amelia Earhart Project, the growth of ocean transport volumes or comments made on the recent FedEx Earnings Call.

More
April 26, 2012

FedEx Trade Networks Celebrates its First Year of Operations in Turkey

I’m very excited to be here in Istanbul with Kerim Bilgic, FedEx Trade Networks country manager of Turkey, to celebrate the end of our first year of operations in this thriving Mediterranean country. 

More