Mark R. Allen Named FedEx Corp. Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary

Mark R. Allen Named FedEx Corp. Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and SecretaryWill Succeed Christine P. Richards October 1MEMPHIS, Tenn., Aug. 16, 2017— FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) announced today that Mark R. Allen has been named Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary, effective October 1, 2017. Allen, 61, currently based in Europe, serves as Senior Vice President, Legal & International General Counsel at FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. and is responsible for

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UPS Expands Alcohol Shipping To Consumers Around The World

Using one of the UPS Express™ shipping services, wine connoisseurs can have their favorite cases of wine shipped directly from the vineyards to their home. UPS is helping wineries reach consumers living in 24 of the top 35 wine importing countries, and distilleries in 9 of the top 25 spirit importing countries. The UPS shipping system helps wineries, breweries and distilleries avoid delays by uploading all of the required alcohol-related documentation for each country electronically. The UPS Exp

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JYSK Nordic and DHL sign exclusive 5-year global supply chain management agreement

As an international chain with Scandinavian roots, JYSK sells everything for the home in over 2,500 stores in 48 countries. DHL provides online Purchase Order and Container Management services to JYSK Nordic for 55,000+ TEUs per annumThe DHL solution supports JYSK Nordic’s continued efforts to streamline and improve inbound supply chain flowDHL International Supply Chain, the specialist supply chain management team of DHL Global Forwarding, has signed an exclusive five-year contract extension with JYSK Nordic, part of the JYSK Group. As an international chain with Scandinavian roots, JYSK sells everything for the hom

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DHL boosts cooperation with fashion industry

DHL has teamed up with multiple fashion organizations across the globe to design tailored initiatives that will help fashion businesses to streamline their international supply chain and expand their business into new markets. Through its cooperation with the British Fashion Council, DHL will launch an award program recognising ‘International Fashion Potential’ supporting British fashion businesses in their ambition to go global. DHL will provide an annual prize for a promising fashion business and the winner will be announced during London Fashion Week in September 2017. DHL will continue its long-standing partnerships with London Fashion Week, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Weeks in Sydney, Berlin, and Moscow. As a part of i

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UPS Study: U.S. Online Shoppers Turning To International Retailers

UPS (NYSE: UPS) – Nearly half of avid U.S. online shoppers bought items from international retailers, demonstrating the need for retailers to offer more personalized services as a way to compete against lower prices, according to the sixth annual UPS Pulse of the Online Shopper™ study. “The lines that separate domestic and international retailers continue to disappear,” said Alan Gershenhorn, Chief Commercial Officer for UPS. “Online shoppers are able to shop the world’s boutiques and bazaars wi

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DHL and Auchan renew successful partnership

As part of the renewal, DHL International Supply Chain, the specialist supply chain management team of DHL Global Forwarding, will continue the nearly 10 years lasting partnership by providing purchase order and vendor management, origin consolidation and destination... DHL provides Purchase Order Management for more than 17,000 TEUs yearly worldwideWith the contract extension DHL and Auchan will celebrate 10th anniversaryDHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist of Deutsche Post DHL Group has secured a contract renewal for continued management of Auchan’s inbound supply chain operations. Auchan Retail is the second largest supermarket operator in France, present in 16 countries in Western, Central & Eastern Europe, Asia and Africa with 3,836

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UPS Joins With Expo 2020 Dubai As Official Logistics Partner

US 05/09/17Atlanta, GAUPS to deliver one of the world’s most complex logistics challengesExpo 2020 a symbol of the UAE’s position connecting the world to key marketsPrevious UPS expertise delivering Olympic Games will benefit Expo 2020 DubaiExpo 2020 Dubai has chosen leading global logistics firm UPS (NYSE: UPS) to handle the logistics operations for World Expo 2020 Dubai, which is expected to attract millions of visitors between its opening day on October 20, 2020 through April 10, 2021. The Ex

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Jose Maria Odriozola New President Of Operations For UPS Latin America

US 05/02/17Miami, FLOdriozola’s strong reputation and experience will help company accelerate growth in the regionUPS (NYSE:UPS), a global leader in logistics, has named Jose Maria (Chema) Odriozola as president of operations for UPS Latin America. Under this role, he will be responsible for all UPS business units and operations in the region. Previously, Odriozola was UPS Switzerland’s country manager during 2014. He is a true international executive who will help drive our business to a next l

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UPS Appoints Mark Vale Growth And Emerging Markets President

US 05/01/17Atlanta, GAUPS (NYSE: UPS) has named Mark Vale President of Growth and Emerging Markets. Vale and his team will expand and enhance the company’s market reach and global capabilities to better serve customers doing business in emerging and developing markets around the world. We continue to increase and enhance our international product and facility footprint, driven by cross-border and local market growth,” said Jim Barber, President of UPS International. “The World Bank forecasts sug

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UPS Generates 6.2% Revenue Growth And Increases Q1 EPS To $1.32

Currency-Neutral Revenue, Revenue per Piece and Operating ProfitWe supplement the reporting of our revenue, revenue per piece and operating profit with similar non-GAAP measures that exclude the period-over-period impact of foreign currency exchange rate changes and hedging activities. We believe currency-neutral revenue, revenue per piece and operating profit information allows users of our financial statements to understand growth trends in our products and results. Currency-neutral revenue, r

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