FedEx boosts Moldova child safety

FedEx Express is encouraging its employees to donate unneeded child car seats to help reduce road casualties in Moldova under its ‘FedEx Cares’ programme. The number of children seriously traumatized by car crashes in the eastern European country rose by 158% in 2018, with a key cause said to be the prohibitive costs of car seats for low and middle-income families. [+]

FedEx raises its game in Ireland

FedEx Express is to introduce a Boeing 767F freighter on its Dublin-London-Paris route. The first Boeing 767F to begin service in Europe for FedEx, the new aircraft increases capacity and raises environmental and noise performance compared to the aircraft it replaces. It can carry up to 91,000lbs of cargo, 16% more ... [+]

Girls take over Europa League final thanks to Fedex

FedEx Express has teamed up with the UEFA Foundation for Children to offer player mascot places to 22 girls at the forthcoming UEFA Europa League Final at the Baku Olympic Stadium, Azerbaijan on 29 May. The all-female line-up has been nominated by the Association of Football Federations of Azerbaijan which ... [+]

FedEx to fund football-to-work scheme

FedEx Express and the UEFA Foundation for Children are co-funding a community project that will use football as a tool to attract and engage young adults in employability programs. The aim is to guide young people who are furthest from the job market into education, training and, ultimately, sustainable employment. A ... [+]

FedEx Trade Networks becomes FedEx Logistics

FedEx has rebranded its FedEx Trade Networks forwarding arm as FedEx Logistics. It will continue to operate from its global headquarters in Memphis, offer servings including air and ocean cargo, trade brokerage and facilitation, supply chain services and cross border e-commerce and fulfilment. [+]

FedEx buys up Israeli partner

FedEx Express is to acquire its partner in Israel of over 30 years, Flying Cargo Group, subject to regulatory approval. The announcement coincides with the end of Flying Cargo’s service agreement with the express operator. TNT in Israel has been part of the global FedEx group of companies since its ... [+]

New FedEx chief from January

Current FedEx Express executive vice president, chief marketing and communications officer Raj Subramaniam, is to take over as president and chief executive officer from David Cunningham, who is due to retire on 1 January. Subramaniam has been with FedEx for more than 27 years and has held various executive level ... [+]

FedEx buys forwarder Down Under

FedEx is to acquire Australian-based forwarding and logistics company Manton Air-Sea. The acquisition is expected to close later this year and is subject to conditions. Headquartered in Sydney, Manton will operate as a subsidiary of the FedEx Trade Networks forwarding arm. [+]

FedEx appoints Europe COO

FedEx Express has appointed Sean Healy as regional chief operating officer for Europe. He takes over from Michael Holt who is set to retire by the end of September 2018. Healy joined FedEx Express in 1986 as a package handler and was most recently senior vice president leading the overall ... [+]

FedEx flies orphan bears to Oakland

They may feature on the California flag but grizzly bears are few and far between in most of the US these days. They are however a little more plentiful in Alaska and two grizzly and two brown bear cubs recently made their way from Anchorage to Oakland aboard a FedEx ... [+]

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