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February 17, 2015

Small Business, Big Opportunity

I recently had the pleasure of participating in the Atlantic Council’s panel discussion on the 2015 Trade Agenda and the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). While there are still obstacles to be addressed, it is clear that successful negotiation of TPP has the potential to unlock untold opportunities for the U.S. and our Pacific Rim trading partners.

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February 9, 2015

Shopping Without Borders

Online shopping represents over $1 trillion in annual sales and is expected to nearly double in the next four years, according to Forrester Research data.

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February 14, 2014

What Small and Medium Enterprises in France did not know about customs

Venturing into uncharted export markets can be a journey into the unknown for many Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). That is what relatively few actually dare to make that bold step. Customs regulations can at first seem a little daunting.However, we are seeing a growing number of SMEs in the aeronautical, high tech and luxury industries, in particular, that are interested in exporting in order to capitalize on growth markets.

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January 15, 2014

New Paths, New Opportunities for Small and Medium Businesses

Deutsch / German TranslationI have been with FedEx now for 29 years. One of the bonuses of my job is that I meet new and interesting people all the time.I spend a lot of time on the road and at events. But it is not every day or every week that get asked to hold speech in such a stunning and remarkable location as the rooftop café of the German parliament in Berlin. On this occasion, I was asked to hold a speech at a FedEx sponsored breakfast event aimed at people who want to set up their own small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs).

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