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Friday, April 29, 2016

The proposed $4.8 billion acquisition of TNT Express N.V. by FedEx took a major step closer to becoming official today, with the company and TNT announcing today that they have received unconditional approval of the offer from the Ministry of Commerce People’s Republic of China (MOCFCOM).
Posted on 04/29 at 12:11 PM
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Wednesday, March 23, 2016

CrossBorder is the former Bongo International, a provider of cross border enablement technologies and solutions, whom FedEx acquired in December 2014. FedEx said that this announcement reflects its investment in expanding its international e-commerce offerings.
Posted on 03/23 at 10:41 AM
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Thursday, March 17, 2016

FedEx Corp. reported adjusted earnings of $2.51 per diluted share for the third quarter ended February 29, compared to adjusted earnings of $2.03 per diluted share a year ago. Without adjustments, FedEx reported earnings of $1.84 for the third quarter compared to $2.18 per diluted share last year.
Posted on 03/17 at 08:30 AM
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Friday, January 08, 2016

Earlier today, FedEx and TNT NV announced that the proposed $4.8 billion acquisition of TNT by FedEx received the news they were hoping to hear from the European Commission (EC), with the companies saying they obtained the unconditional approval of the EC and the EC concluding this deal does not raise any competition concerns.
Posted on 01/08 at 11:50 AM
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Monday, November 30, 2015

The planned acquisition of TNT NV by FedEx moved one step closer to fruition last week, when the United States Federal Trade Commission (FTC) signed off on the deal in the form of getting U.S. antitrust permission to merge, according to a Reuters report.
Posted on 11/30 at 10:27 AM
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Monday, November 02, 2015

The companies said that the acceptance period was extended because not all offer conditions, specifically, the Offer Condition relating to Competition Clearances, were fulfilled upon expiry of the initial Acceptance Period on October 30.
Posted on 11/02 at 10:57 AM
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Thursday, October 29, 2015

With the days falling off the calendar leading up to the holiday season, the ongoing influence and emergence of e-commerce on supply chain management shows no signs of stopping. That was a major takeaway of a keynote speech given by Henry Maier, president and CEO of FedEx Ground at the University of Rhode Island’s Supply Chain Management Forum earlier this week.
Posted on 10/29 at 08:41 AM
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Monday, October 26, 2015

The Memphis-based transportation and logistics bellwether said that it is predicting it will move 317 million shipments between Black Friday and Christmas, which, if that number is reached, will stand as a new company record and be up 12.4 percent annually compared to 2014 holiday season volumes.
Posted on 10/26 at 11:24 AM
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Thursday, October 22, 2015

Earlier this week, FedEx union pilots represented by the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) signed a new contract with FedEx management, which takes effect in November and becomes amendable in 2021. As for its chief competitor, UPS, though, things are not as harmonious, with the Independent Pilots Association (IPA), the trade union representing UPS pilots recently saying leadership called on its 2,528 members to authorize a pilot strike against UPS.
Posted on 10/22 at 01:14 PM
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Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Following news earlier this month that the planned $4.8 billion acquisition of Netherlands-based TNT-NV and a provider of mail and courier services and the fourth largest global parcel operator, by FedEx may be showing signs of coming closer to fruition, with TNT’s shareholders formally giving their blessing on the proposed deal, the deal’s prospects improved further yesterday.
Posted on 10/21 at 09:46 AM
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