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  1. Australian TNT exec on the FedEx deal that almost happenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    While it may have seemed like FedEx Corp.'s acquisition of Dutch carrier TNT Express came out of nowhere, it was actually a 20-year deal in the making. David Mortimer , former TNT CEO, talked with Memphis Business Journal via phone from Sydney, Australia about approaching FedEx in the mid-1990s about buying TNT's European based express freight service GD Express.

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  2. Amazon Drones Could Deliver A Package In Under 30 Minutes For $1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    ... implies that Amazon could earn a healthy return on capital pricing the service at $1 per delivery. Pricing for FedEx, UPS, and USPS assumes a 5 lb. package delivered from Amazon's HQ to an address 9 miles away in Bellevue, WA. Dimensions are 8-5/8 x ...

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  3. Upcoming #3BLchat: Moving Possibilities, a LIVE Chat About Environmental Global Citizenship at FedExRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | CSRwire.com

    NORTHAMPTON, Mass., Apr. 16 /CSRwire/ - Mark Your Calendars! Join us for a LIVE chat on Twitter with FedEx, WRI and EMBARQ Tuesday April 28th at 2pm ET On April 2nd, FedEx released its seventh annual Global Citizenship Report , Moving Possibilities . Global Citizenship at FedEx focuses on efforts to align business goals with citizenship objectives including economic development, community, people and the focus of this Twitter chat, environment.

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  4. s AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Air Line Pilot

    MEMPHIS, Tenn.-In the spirit of giving this holiday season, FedEx pilots will once again deliver food baskets and gifts to Hope House, a Memphis day-care center devoted to children who have been affected by or infected with HIV/AIDS. The pilots will make their visit to Hope House on Tuesday, December 16 at 10:30 a.m. FedEx pilots will also make a visit to the FedEx Family House with a donation and gifts at 1:30 p.m. FedEx Family House is a home away from home for out-of-town families with children receiving treatment at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital.

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  5. About ALPARead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Air Line Pilot

    ... pilots voted to ratify the agreement. Read More... December 15, 2014 - In the spirit of giving this holiday season, FedEx pilots will once again deliver food baskets and gifts to Hope House, a Memphis day-care center devoted to children who have ...

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  6. Jobs summit needs to be more than a photo opRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Later this week, President Obama will be hosting a jobs summit that promises to bring together all the top CEOs from industry. Confirmed attendees include Google CEO Eric Schmidt, FedEx CEO Frederick Smith, Walt Disney's CEO Bob Iger and Boeing CEO James McNerney.

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  7. FedEx's TNT Acquisition: Timing Is Very SuitableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Seeking Alpha

    Earlier this month, FedEx announced that it has agreed to acquire Dutch parcel delivery company TNT Express in an all-cash deal, estimated at 4.4 billion euros or $4.8 billion. Now, the deal awaits a series of regulatory approvals, including antitrust clearance.

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  8. ProShip, Inc. Named FedExA Compatible Diamond SolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ProShip is recognized as a top-tier FedEx provider; acknowledged for outstanding software performance and customer service two years in a row ProShip, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise-wide, multi-carrier shipping software and IT solutions, today announced it has been named a FedEx Compatible Diamond Solution , recognizing the company's superior performance in shipping and delivery methods and procedures. This is the second consecutive year that FedEx has named ProShip a Diamond Solution provider, the highest level in the FedEx shipping and delivery program.

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  9. The DevOps Edge: Application Performance ManagementRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | InformationWeek

    ... mindset. Prior to his current 5-year tenure at CA Technologies, Tony held several global IT leadership roles for FedEx over 13 years. Most notably, his department was accountable to the executive level for improving total system reliability for the ...

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  10. UPS Investing $1.06 Billion In EuropeRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | GuruFocus.com

    ... with Netherlands based TNT ( TNTEY ) by the European government in 2013 on competitive issues. It has been acquired by FedEx Corp ( FDX ) for $4.66 billion as pointed in our last article titled: "FedEx Might Bag TNT To Gain A Strong Foothold In ...

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  11. 7 Biggest Cities in Nevada: How Well Do You Know The Silver State?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | News Max

    ... when it comes to population. This city houses more than half a million people, but it has other unknown facts as well. FedEx CEO Fred Smith saved his company in the 1970s by gambling their last $5,000 in Vegas. He turned $5,000 into $32,000 playing ...

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  12. Jefferies: 10 Buyout Targets To Own During The M&A BoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Benzinga

    ... be so strong that companies need to increase capacity through greenfield expansion," analysts explain. Just last week, FedEx Corporation (NYSE: FDX ) announced that it was buying TNT Express in an all-cash deal that will combine the third and ...

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  13. Opening date set for huge FedEx Ground distribution centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Business Journal

    If all goes as planned, FedEx Corp. will be ready to open its new distribution center in Louisville this time next year for its FedEx Ground operations. David Westrick , a communications specialist for FedEx , told Business First by e-mail this week that the distribution center will exceed 300,000 square feet and should open by May 2016.

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  14. Job SearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Daily News

    ... professionals from 50 local companies that are seeking a diverse roster of candidates. Amal Abdalle speaks with FedEx recruiter Tess Zich at a Multicultural Career Expo at the Hilton Memphis Sunday, April 12. Abdalle was one of 1,400 job seekers to ...

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  15. UPS Plans $1 Billion Move Into Europe; Stocks Slip on China DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | TheStreet.com

    ... UPS (UPS) shares were on watch on reports it is exploring investing $1 billion in Europe. Last week, competitor FedEx (FDX) made a play for TNT Express to grab better market share on the continent. Apple (AAPL) was slightly higher on estimates it ...

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  16. Winning ETF Picks For Q1 Earnings SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Seeking Alpha

    ... Transportation Average Index and holds 20 stocks in its basket. This fund is highly concentrated on the top firm - FedEx (NYSE: FDX ) - at 12.3%, while other firms hold less than 7.7% of assets. From a sector perspective, it is tilted toward ...

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  17. Ask the Captain: Landing lights in my bedroom windowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | USA Today

    ... 10,000 feet and switched them on descending at 10,000 feet. Some operators use 18,000 feet. Q: I commented to a FedEx pilot about how the upward rotation of landing lights on planes approaching the Memphis airport were flashing light right into my ...

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  18. 'Dangerous not to be in stocks' as corporate deal-making surgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | The New Zealand Herald

    A surge in corporate dealmaking has helped lift US stocks, with General Electric, Royal Dutch Shell and FedEx all unveiling major transactions. For the week, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 244.41 points to 18,057.65.

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  19. UPS to invest 1 billion euros in Europe - WirtschaftswocheRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Vallejo News

    ... as saying in the article, adding the number of parcel shops and sorting centres would rise with the investment. FedEx Corp is to buy Dutch package delivery firm TNT Express for an agreed 4.4 billion euros, stepping up the challenge ...

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  20. Rental Company Buys 7 Homes Near University of MemphisRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | The Daily News

    ... its website. U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen and U.S. Energy Department Deputy Assistant Secretary Reuben Sarkar got a look at FedEx Corp .'s fleet of 15 hydrogen fuel cell powered support vehicles last week during a tour of the FedEx Express World Hub at ...

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