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FedEx flies relief to Ukraine

FedEx Express has delivered 52 tons of medical aid for Ukrainian refugees from the US to Poland on behalf of Direct Relief. The Boeing 777 cargo aircraft’s load included health kits, trauma and wound care items, chronic disease and chemical exposure medications, and antibiotics. Direct Relief team members were on site for the offload and the aid will be distributed to health facilities within Ukraine. Since February 24, the organisation has provided ... [+]

FedEx launches new French connection…

FedEx Express has launched a new route from Beijing to its Charles de Gaulle hub in Paris, France along with connections via Osaka, Japan. |It will extend cut-off times for same day outbound shipments from Beijing to Europe and will also benefit Japanese businesses shipping time- or temperature-sensitive packages. The ... [+]

…and goes wild in the Scottish Highlands

FedEx is making a three-year grant to environmental non-profit, Rewilding Europe, to support rewilding of the Affric Highlands in Scotland. The project seeks to create a vast nature recovery area across a spectacular sweep of the Highlands, supporting work with local communities, organisations, and landowners to enhance biodiversity, address climate ... [+]

FedEx chief to hand over the reins

FedEx Express president and chief executive Don Colleran is to retire at the end of 2022, after a nearly 40-year career carrier. He will be succeeded by Richard Smith, currently regional president of the Americas and executive vice president of global support. He will become president and chief executive-elect on ... [+]

From one mobility expert to another…

Danish start-up byACRE has won the FedEx Express Small Business Grant Competition in Europe. The firm, which designs and produces mobility solutions, won the Grand Prize of €50,000 after being identified as the most innovative and passionate small business out of over 2,100 entries – the highest number of nominations ... [+]

Korea move for FedEx

FedEx’s Logistics arm is to open an office in Seoul, South Korea. The new FedEx Logistics Korean organization will provide logistics solutions, including international air and ocean cargo services, customs brokerage and trade solutions, as well as a range of value-added services. [+]

FedExprofits fall away

FedEx Corporation said its operating results for the first quarter ended August 31 were negatively affected by an estimated $450 million year over year increase in costs due to a constrained labor market and availability, despite an increase in revenue from $19.3 billion to $22bn. The higher costs were only ... [+]

FedEx adds Asian options

Recent enhancements to the FedEx transpacific network include new twice-weekly Boeing 777 flights from Guangzhou, China, and three times a week from Osaka, Japan to the FedEx Charles de Gaulle hub in Paris. It has also added new flights from Asia to its hub in Memphis, US. The new flights ... [+]

FedEx adds to Connect Plus network

FedEx has expanded its international day-definite Connect Plus service across Europe, following its launch in the UK and Italy in January. It is now also available in Germany, France, Spain, Poland, Austria, Sweden, Belgium and the Netherlands. The service gives deliveries in Europe in 2-4 days, North America in three ... [+]

Fedex streamlines e-commerce imports

FedEx Express has selected audit and tax advisor KPMG to offer a new Import One Stop Shop (IOSS) service to help e-commerce sellers from outside the European Union. From 1 July 1the EU will introduce a new IOSS regime for the declaration and payment of VAT on ecommerce sales of ... [+]

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