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Thursday, June 21, 2012

UPS and Netherlands-based TNT NV, a provider of mail and courier services and the fourth largest global parcel operator, said today that UPS’s $6.5 billion cash offer for TNT, which was announced in March, commences tomorrow and will run through August 31.
Posted on 06/21 at 11:52 AM
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Tuesday, April 17, 2012

FedEx said this morning it is in discussions about a potential plan to acquire TATEX, a France-based B2B express transportation company focused on heavy shipments. This potential deal follows FedEx’ early April acquisition of Poland-based courier company Opek Sp.Z o.o.
Posted on 04/17 at 09:50 AM
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Thursday, March 22, 2012

CEO Fred Smith says FedEx has a profitable multi-billion dollar business in Europe and it is growing strongly.
Posted on 03/22 at 12:03 PM
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Monday, March 19, 2012

In what can potentially be viewed as a significant game changer for the global logistics and express delivery sectors, UPS and Netherlands-based TNT NV, a provider of mail and courier services and the fourth largest global parcel operator, said today they have reached an agreement in which UPS will acquire TNT Express for roughly $6.77 billion ($5.16 billion euro). The agreement is an all-cash offer of $9.50 per ordinary share for TNT Express.
Posted on 03/19 at 11:07 AM
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Friday, March 16, 2012

Following reports that talks focusing on UPS trying to acquire the express business of Netherlands-based TNT NV, a provider of mail and courier services and the fourth largest global parcel operator, “have slowed” due to various issues, UPS said today that it “remains in constructive discussions” with TNT regarding a potential transaction to acquire the entire issued share capital of TNT Express.
Posted on 03/16 at 08:56 AM
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Wednesday, March 07, 2012

A Wall Street Journal report said that talks focusing on UPS trying to acquire the express business of Netherlands-based TNT NV, a provider of mail and courier services and the fourth largest global parcel operator “have slowed” due to various issues.
Posted on 03/07 at 09:19 AM
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Tuesday, February 21, 2012

While UPS has made a bid and FedEx has yet to join the party, TNT focuses on recovering recent losses.
Posted on 02/21 at 10:31 AM
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Friday, February 17, 2012

Reports out of Europe today are stating that Netherlands-based TNT NV, a provider of mail and courier services and the fourth largest global parcel operator, rejected an offer by UPS for TNT’s express business.
Posted on 02/17 at 02:21 PM
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Thursday, May 26, 2011

Following a December announcement in which Netherlands-based TNT N.V., a provider of mail and courier services and the fourth largest global parcel operator announced its intentions to “de-merge” operations by separating its Express and Mail operations into two separate companies, the company’s shareholders yesterday signed off on the move.
Posted on 05/26 at 10:47 AM
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Friday, December 10, 2010

Following the recent news that TNT, the fourth largest global parcel operator, plans to sell off its Express unit, media reports out of Europe indicate that UPS will not be a potential buyer of the unit. UPS Chief Financial Officer Kurt Kuehn told a German newspaper, the Boersen-Zeitung, that the UPS does not intend to make any large acquisitions in the future.
Posted on 12/10 at 10:05 AM
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