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November 25, 2014
FedEx hosted a virtual roundtable, ‘Information Generation’, where FedEx executives, Raj Subramaniam and Michael Foster, and The Boston Consulting Group’s, Ralf Dreischmeier, discussed the transformative impact of IT on global commerce.A focus in the discussion was small business and the role of IT in helping entrepreneurs to overcome challenges and build their businesses abroad, successfully.
October 21, 2014
At FedEx Ground, small businesses are at the heart of everything we do. Since our company’s founding nearly 30 years ago, we have proudly and exclusively contracted with thousands of independent businesses for transportation, pickup and delivery services.
February 7, 2013
It used to be that finding a channel to sell products was one of the biggest challenges entrepreneurs and small businesses had to overcome.With the proliferation of online retail sites such as eBay, Etsy, and Amazon, finding sales platforms is much easier. The challenge has shifted instead to how an entrepreneur or small-business owner can fulfill orders from multiple online selling sites and still find time to grow the business.
September 29, 2010
This summer, a team of student entrepreneurs from Sweden created a unique company and developed, marketed and sold a stylish product line that one would expect to see dangling from the arms of the high-fashion-minded. The product, a line of overnight travel bags, was manufactured from recycled flooring materials! The team, named “Bolsa”, competed with teams from 32 other European countries in this year’s 21st annual Junior Achievement-Young Enterprise European Company of the year Competition held in Cagliari, Italy.