Business, Logistics, Top 100

Amazon-FedEx Split Sets Battle Lines in E-Commerce Delivery Feud

A FedEx Ground truck FedEx

FedEx Corp.’s retreat from handling packages for Inc. signals that the lines are being drawn in the battle over surging e-commerce shipments.

Thomas Black | Bloomberg News
August 8, 2019
Business, Logistics, Breaking News, Top 100

FedEx Ends Ground-Delivery Deal With Amazon

fedex FedEx has moved to cut ties with Amazon. (Christopher Lee/Bloomberg News)

FedEx Corp. is ending its ground-service delivery contract with, a sign the delivery giant is pulling away from the largest U.S. e-commerce company and focusing on other clients in the market, such as Walmart and Walgreens.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
August 7, 2019
Government, Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 100

China Rejects FedEx’s Defense for Rerouted Huawei Packages

FedEx Truck Qilai Shen/Bloomberg News

China rebuffed FedEx Corp.’s claims that it mistakenly rerouted some Huawei Technologies Co. packages to the U.S. and warned that authorities found other violations by the American delivery firm, raising concern the company could face repercussions from Beijing.

July 26, 2019
Business, Top 100

FedEx Reports Mixed Earnings Results, Says 2020 Will Be Transitional Year

A FedEx Express truck on a highway in Kentucky U.S. volume growth and higher revenue per shipment at its Ground and Freight units helped offset the disappointing numbers at Express. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

FedEx Corp. said its net income fell to negative territory in the fiscal fourth quarter, blunted by costs at its divisions as well as reorganization after a buyout.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
June 25, 2019
Government, Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

FedEx Lobs New Attack on Trade Limits as China Threat Looms

FedEx FedEx Corp.

FedEx Corp. has fired a new weapon in the simmering U.S.-China trade war, suing the Trump administration to block enforcement of trade restrictions that had placed the company in Beijing’s crosshairs.

Thomas Black | Bloomberg News
June 25, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 100

FedEx May See Lackluster Results Lingering Into Next Year

FedEx Truck Scott McIntyre/Bloomberg News

FedEx Corp.’s pains are far from over. Expectations from its upcoming fiscal fourth-quarter results already have hit rock bottom, and now analysts say its entanglement in the prolonged U.S.-China trade war may dampen the outlook for the next year as well.

Esha Dey | Bloomberg News
June 20, 2019
Business, Technology, Logistics, TCA

Amazon’s Foray Into Last-Mile Delivery Could Disrupt E-Commerce Sector

Amazon Associated Press

Amazon, the e-retail giant, has built up its logistics infrastructure over the years. This expansion includes a new warehouse just outside Omaha, Neb., as part of an effort to control more deliveries on its own rather than relying on FedEx Corp., UPS Inc. or the U.S. Postal Service.

Greg Kozol | St. Joseph, Mo., News Press
June 17, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 100

FedEx Won’t Renew Amazon’s US Air-Delivery Contracts

FedEx planes FedEx Corp.

FedEx Corp. said June 7 it wouldn’t renew its U.S. air-delivery contract with, paring a key customer relationship as the largest online retailer deepens its foray into freight transportation.

June 7, 2019
Business, Safety

FedEx Drivers Dominate at Vermont and New Hampshire Truck Driving Championships

Jeremiah Jarvis of FedEx Freight (right) receives his award for Grand Champion and Tank Truck winner at the Vermont Truck Driving Championships June 1 in Pembroke, N.H. (Vermont Truck & Bus Association)

The petite states of Vermont and New Hampshire successfully hosted 56 drivers at the combined State Truck Driving Championships in Pembroke, N.H., June 1. Vermont had 18 competitors and New Hampshire had 38.

Marissa Gamache | Features Coordinator
June 6, 2019
Government, Business, Logistics, Top 100

FedEx Shares Slide as China Opens Probe Over Huawei Deliveries

fedex John Taggart/Bloomberg News

FedEx Corp. shares dropped as investors assessed the impact of a Chinese probe that puts the delivery company in the middle of an escalating trade conflict with the U.S.

June 3, 2019