9 hrs ago
A Successful Mix Earns Industry-Leading Margins for this Parcel Delivery Giant
United Parcel Services is the world's largest parcel delivery company. Each business day, the firm transports an average of 16.9 million packages across 220 countries and territories.
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13 hrs ago
Analyst Downgrades: Starbucks Corporation, Chesapeake Energy Corporation, and FedEx Corporation
After declaring quarterly common and preferred stock dividends this morning, CHK received a price-target cut to $25 from $30 at Bernstein.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
The announcement will be available at www.53... )--Fitch Ratings affirms the 'AAA' rating on the following Beverly Hills Public Financing Authority, CA bonds: --$22.2 senior lien water revenue bonds series 2008A; --$... Wright Medical Group, Inc. Announces Agreement with FDA Office of Device Evaluation to File PMA Amendment for Augment Bone Graft ... (more)
Marvin Ellison Joins FedEx Corporation Board of Directors
The Board also appointed Mr. Ellison as a member of its Compensation Committee. "We welcome Marvin to our Board of Directors.
Fuel Cell Firms And Other Companies: Where There's Smoke There's Fire
Recently fuel cell companies and other energy companies have been on fire. Companies like Ballard Power Systems , Plug Power , Fuel Cell Inc and Power Solutions International have all shown double digit gains.
FedEx's Rob Carter On What It Takes To Be A Board-Level CIO
There are few chief information officers with as stellar a reputation as Rob Carter's.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Continuous Investments and Diversification Bolster Growth for this Parcel Delivery Colossus
FedEx Corporation pioneered overnight delivery services in 1973. Since then, this North American firm has grown to become the world's largest express delivery company, followed by United Parcel Services and DHL , operated by Deutsche Post AG .
Thu Mar 06, 2014
In China, FedEx and UPS Wait for Regulators to Renew Permits
This is a good time to be in the package delivery business in China. Last year, Chinese bought 1.85 trillion yuan worth of goods online.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Investor Alert: Pittsburgh Law Office of Alfred G. Yates, Jr., P.C....
When its cruise ship the Carnival Triumph was stranded in the The firm is also investigating actions on behalf of investors for the following companies: Emeritus Corp. , FedEx Corporation , Forest Laboratories Inc. , Immunomedics, Inc. , JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
FedEx's Smith: No Growth Without 'Decisive' Change in Global Trade Policies
Protectionism is a major reason for the slowdown in global trade growth, according to Frederick W. Smith , chairman and chief executive officer of FedEx Corp. What's more, even a modest rise in trade in the years ahead is unlikely without "a decisive change in direction by governments around the world," Smith said at the Journal of Commerce's ... (more)
FedEx® Quick Form Improves Shipping Convenience in NZ
FedEx Express , a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. and one of the world's largest express transportation companies, introduced FedEx Quick Form in New Zealand providing customers with greater convenience when processing shipments.
The Daily News
Smucker Files Another $16 Million Permit
The J.M. Smucker Co . has filed a second $16 million permit with the city-county Office of Construction Code Enforcement as part of its planned plant expansion at 4789 Cromwell Ave .
WPTV Local News
1-55 in Arkansas slowly clearing
Traffic sits on I-55 due to ice from the winter storm that struck the region Sunday night into Monday morning.
Ice leaves AK freeway in gridlock for 36 hours
Kevin Robinson, a driver for FedEx, smokes a cigarette while waiting for a truck to move after it had become stuck on the ice along Petro Road in West Memphis.
U.S. Department of Defense
Vietnam Experience Inspires Vet to Create Delivery Company
Fred Smith served two tours in Vietnam with the Marine Corps, earning the Silver Star, Bronze Star and two Purple Heart medals.
Lincoln Daily News
FedEx raises freight unit rates 3.9 percent
F edEx Corp said on Monday it will raise shipping rates at its freight business by 3.9 percent, effective March 31. The rate increase is for FedEx Freight shipments within the United States including Alaska and Hawaii, as well as Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, Canada and within Mexico.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
FedEx Freight to Increase Shipping Rates
This rate change applies to eligible FedEx FreightA shipments within the U.S. , between the contiguous U.S. and Canada, within Canada, between the contiguous U.S. and Mexico, and within Mexico.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
FedEx Corporation: Recovery Is Expected In The Bottom Line
FedEx Corporation operates in the integrated shipping and logistics industry providing a range of transportation, e-commerce, and business services.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Silicon Alley Insider
11 Things The Military Teaches You About Leadership
A glance at today's most successful corporations would suggest that it does. Many of the biggest names in the business world - of S&P 500 CEOs by Korn/Ferry International found that more than 8% of top execs were ex-military officers, which is nearly triple the 3% of U.S. men who serve as officers.
FedEx Earns No. 8 Spot on the FORTUNE World's Most Admired Companies List
FedEx Corp. is once again among the most admired companies in the world, according to a survey published in FORTUNE magazine.