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April 24, 2018

FedEx Awards $120,500 to Top Ten Winners of its Sixth Annual Small Business Grant Contest

FedEx announced today that Rumi Spice – a Chicago-based business that sources and brings to market premier saffron from the fields of Afghanistan – is the grand prize winner of its sixth annual FedEx Small Business Grant Contest. Rumi Spice will receive a $25,000 grant, plus $7,500 in FedEx Office® print and business services to help them continue to grow their business both in the U.S. and internationally.

April 16, 2018

FedEx Freight President & CEO Michael L. Ducker to Retire August 15

MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 16, 2018 – FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) today announced that Michael L. Ducker, President and CEO of its FedEx Freight subsidiary, will retire effective August 15, 2018. Ducker took the helm at FedEx Freight in 2014 after spending close to 40 years at FedEx Express. His successor will be named later. “For more

April 12, 2018

FedEx announced as sponsor of World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational

FedEx will become the title sponsor for the newly-named World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational, which will move to Memphis, Tenn. and TPC Southwind beginning with the 2018-19 PGA TOUR Season.

April 9, 2018

FedEx Office Brings Same-Day Delivery Service to Oregon

PLANO, Texas, April 9, 2018 — FedEx Office, a leading provider of convenient, state-of-the-art printing, packing and shipping services and a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), has extended its local courier delivery service, FedEx SameDay® City, to Portland, the first market coverage in Oregon. FedEx SameDay City offers residential and business delivery within hours

April 2, 2018

FedEx Express Announces Purple Runway – A FedEx Pathways Program

MEMPHIS, Tenn. April 2, 2018 — FedEx Express (FedEx), a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), announced today Purple Runway – A FedEx Pathways Program, an industry leading pilot development program designed to produce the pilots of tomorrow. In an effort to recruit the best aviators in the industry over the coming years, FedEx Express

March 29, 2018

Globalization and Big Data Analytics Key to Business Success in Asia Pacific, Finds EIU Study

HONG KONG, March 28, 2018 – A new report released from The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) finds that entrepreneurs are more passionate than consumers about global economic and policy issues.  Their businesses are heavily influenced by social causes and their growth is foremost reliant on global expansion and social media connectivity.  The report is based

March 27, 2018

FedEx Expanding E-Commerce Capabilities with Acquisition of P2P

MEMPHIS, Tenn., March 27, 2018 – FedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX) announced today that it has acquired P2P Mailing Limited, a leading provider of worldwide e-commerce transportation solutions, for £92 million. P2P’s capabilities complement and expand the FedEx portfolio of offerings important to the rapidly growing global e-commerce marketplace. P2P provides customers with unique last-mile delivery options,

March 26, 2018

FedEx Reserves 20 Tesla Semi Electric Trucks

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) today announced it has placed a reservation for 20 Tesla Semi trucks.