Raj Subramaniam Named as FedEx Express President and CEODavid L. Cunningham to retireFedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX) announced today that David L. Cunningham, president and chief executive officer of FedEx Express, will retire effective December 31, 2018. Raj Subramaniam, currently executive vice president, chief marketing and communications officer of FedEx Corporation, will succeed Cunningham effective January 1, 2019. Most recently as president and CEO of FedEx Express, David has been responsible for
FedEx Helps Deliver Holiday Joy with Mobile Gifting TruckMEMPHIS, Tenn., Dec. 3, 2018— FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) is unveiling a unique way to help customers deliver joy following a recent survey* that uncovered the emotional connection consumers have with both sending and receiving gifts during the holidays. Shipping gifts gives people who are apart an opportunity to share holiday traditions – even from a distance. FedEx is bringing this concept to life through its mobile gifting truck experience.
FedEx Introduces Additional Flight on USA-UAE Route To Facilitate Intercontinental TradeDUBAI, U.A.E, November 20, 2018 – FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), and the world’s largest express transportation company, has increased the frequency of its direct Memphis-Dubai Boeing 777F flight, facilitating intercontinental trade between the Middle East and the USA. “As the first to launch a dedicated flight between the USA and the UAE, FedEx has unrivalled expertise in shipping fr
FedEx Acquires 1,000 Chanje Electric VehiclesDelivery Trucks to Be Operated by FedEx ExpressMEMPHIS, Tenn., November 20, 2018—FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) today announced it is expanding its fleet to add 1,000 Chanje V8100 electric delivery vehicles. FedEx is purchasing 100 of the vehicles from Chanje Energy Inc and leasing 900 from Ryder System, Inc. The purpose-built electric vehicles will be operated by FedEx Express for commercial and residential pick-up and delivery services in the United States
FedEx Express Raises Road Safety Awareness amongst More Than 1,400 School children in DubaiDUBAI, U.A.E, November 11, 2018 – FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, is bringing road safety awareness to approximately 1,400 students to nominated schools in Dubai. Nearly half of the world’s road casualties are among the most vulnerable road users, including children and pedestrians. “Safety above all” is a guiding principle a
FedEx Promotes Benefits of Global Trade at Bloomberg New Economy ForumAt the inaugural Bloomberg New Economy Forum in Singapore this week, FedEx Chairman and CEO Frederick W. Smith and FedEx EVP and Chief Marketing Officer Raj Subramaniam spoke about how trade can strengthen the global economy. The FedEx delegation to the New Economy Forum included FedEx Express Regional President Karen Reddington, FedEx Trade Networks President and CEO Richard Smith, FedEx Services SVP Integrated Marketing and
Shipping Rates to Increase for FedEx Express, FedEx Ground and FedEx Freight ServicesMEMPHIS, Tenn., November 5, 2018 — FedEx Express, FedEx Ground and FedEx Freight, subsidiaries of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), will increase shipping rates effective January 7, 2019. FedEx Express shipping rates will increase by an average of 4.9% for U.S. domestic, U.S. export and U.S. import services. FedEx Ground and FedEx Home Delivery shipping rates will increase by an average of 4.9%. FedEx SmartPost shipping
FedEx Ground Names Entrepreneurs of the YearThree Small Businesses Recognized for Excellence in Business Development, Customer Service, Safety, Ethics and Community SupportPITTSBURGH, November 2, 2018 – FedEx Ground, a leader in cost-effective package ground shipping, has recognized three businesses that provide outstanding contract transportation services as FedEx Ground Entrepreneurs of the Year: V. Fedyshyn Trucking, Inc. of Woodbridge, N.J. (owner Volodymyr “Walter” Fedyshyn), S&S Delivery S