Business, Logistics

FedEx to Open Distribution Center in Ohio

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FedEx Corp. will open a new distribution center outside South Dayton, Ohio, in a couple of weeks, a company spokesman confirmed with Transport Topics.

Laurie Wiegler | Staff Reporter
June 24, 2017

FedEx Makes Civic 50 List of Most Community-Minded Companies

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FedEx Corp. has been named to the Points of Light Civic 50, a list of most civic-minded U.S. companies.

Wayne Risher | The Commercial Appeal (Memphis, Tenn.)
June 22, 2017

Texas FedEx Hub Lands Near UPS' Planned Distribution Center

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A second major shipping hub has landed along Interstate 20 in Arlington, Texas.

Steve Brown | The Dallas Morning News
June 8, 2017

Georgia FedEx Driver Glenn Moore to Compete at National Truck Driving Championships

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VALDOSTA, Ga. — A South Georgia driver will represent Georgia in the National Truck Driving Championships in August.

Desiree Carver | The Valdosta (Ga.) Daily Times
May 22, 2017

Systems Issue Disrupted Package Sorting at FedEx Express Memphis Hub

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FedEx Express reported a national service disruption May 12, citing a systems issue that affected package sorting overnight at the Memphis, Tenn., hub.

Wayne Risher | The Commercial Appeal (Memphis, Tenn.)
May 15, 2017

FedEx Targeted in Cyber-Attack as Hackers Hit Companies Across Globe

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FedEx said May 12 it was taking steps to recover from a cyber-attack on some of its Windows-based information technology systems.

Wayne Risher | The Commercial Appeal (Memphis, Tenn.)
May 12, 2017

FedEx Freight to Expand Facilities at Colorado Springs Airport


FedEx Freight plans to move its Colorado Springs, Colo., terminal to a site it will lease that a Kentucky developer is buying from the Colorado Springs Airport, the airport's director said May 2.

Wayne Heilman | The Gazette (Colorado Springs, Colo.)
May 4, 2017
Government, Business

After Failed FedEx Prosecution, Justice Department Institutes New Procedures

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SAN FRANCISCO — The U.S. Justice Department in San Francisco has instituted new oversight for complex cases, a federal prosecutor said, following a failed drug conspiracy prosecution against delivery service FedEx Corp.

Dan Levine | Reuters
April 18, 2017

FedEx Details Environmental, Community Outreach Improvements

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FedEx Corp. is ramping up efforts to improve efficiency of its FedEx Express vehicle fleet.

Wayne Risher | The Commercial Appeal (Memphis, Tenn.)
April 13, 2017

FedEx CEO Backed by Generals Tries to Nudge Trump on Fuel Rules

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To get Donald Trump to come around to tougher fuel-economy standards, a corporate titan is calling in the troops and following a battle plan that worked when George W. Bush was president.

John Lippert | Bloomberg News
April 3, 2017