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  1. June 18, 2014

    Strong quarter boosts FedEx’s full-year income

    Shares in FedEx, the parcel delivery company, surged in early trading in New York after it published better than expected...

  2. March 19, 2014

    Harsh winter hits FedEx profits

    FedEx, the express parcels delivery service, on Wednesday became the latest North American transport company to produce...

  1. December 18, 2013

    FedEx earnings disappoint as customers seek cheaper options

    Earnings for FedEx, the express parcels delivery service, improved less than expected in the three months to the end of...

  2. November 12, 2013

    Loeb’s Third Point takes stake in FedEx

    Dan Loeb, the activist hedge fund manager known for his coruscating attacks on company managers, has taken a stake in FedEx,...

  3. September 18, 2013

    Lower costs boost FedEx margins

    FedEx reaffirmed its targets for profit growth, despite sluggish global conditions, after improved margins in its core FedEx...

  4. June 19, 2013

    FedEx plans more capacity cuts

    FedEx, the express parcel and logistics operator, said it would make further capacity cuts and would see only modest...

  5. March 20, 2013

    FedEx cuts forecasts and Asia capacity

    FedEx plans to cut trans-Pacific capacity and push traffic towards lower-cost transport modes after a “radically changed”...

  6. January 17, 2013

    Dismissignation wins credit for Du Plessis

    And then there were none. The resignation-cum-sacking of Rio Tinto’s Tom Albanese means the four largest London-listed...

  7. December 27, 2012

    Customer experience governance

    The business imperative to improve customer experience puts new demands on company chief information officers. Increasingly,...

  8. October 10, 2012

    FedEx shifts focus to ground transport

    Fred Smith, founder and chief executive of FedEx, has outlined plans to boost the ground services of the second-largest...

  9. September 18, 2012

    AMD suffers after finance director quits

    Advanced Micro Devices shares fell heavily as investors reacted negatively to a decision by the computer chipmaker’s chief...

  10. September 18, 2012

    FedEx warns on slowing global trade

    FedEx, the express parcel and logistics operator, cut its guidance for the full financial year on Tuesday, warning that...

  11. June 19, 2012

    FedEx seeks cost cuts as growth slows

    FedEx said it plans to cut costs in the face of weaker global growth as it reported a 1.4 per cent fall in quarterly profit...

  12. March 23, 2012

    CFOs should partner with IT leaders in this post digital world

    Chief financial officers face a strategic choice today that could affect their career and their company. Digital...

  13. March 22, 2012

    FedEx damps talk of TNTE bid

    FedEx, the package delivery company, on Thursday appeared to rule out a move to spoil a proposed tie-up between rivals UPS...

  14. September 22, 2011

    FedEx warns of ‘challenging’ economic environment

    Shares in FedEx tumbled by up to 10 per cent on Thursday after the international package delivery company trimmed its...

  15. June 22, 2011

    Fuel surcharges help FedEx make solid gains

    Rapid growth in demand for shipping services helped FedEx to report better than expected fourth-quarter earnings and to...

  16. May 27, 2011

    Carbon tax deal to offset other levies

    From Mr Frederick W. Smith. Sir, In “UPS adds infrastructure investment rider to carbon tax approval” on May 23, you report...

  17. May 22, 2011

    UPS backs carbon tax, with conditions

    United Parcel Service, the package delivery company, would throw its weight behind a carbon tax to help tackle global...

  18. FT Alphaville

    May 10, 2011

    Pink picks

    Comment, analysis and other offerings from Tuesday’s FT, Philip Stephens: The Catalan secret of Salmond’s success It would...

  19. May 9, 2011

    We must electrify the transport sector

    It is tempting to say that the headlines about rising fuel prices, Libya and other events in the Middle East will be a...

  20. May 9, 2011

    FT Comment series: Future of energy

    The Financial Times this week hosts guest writers and industry leaders who will debate the future of global energy after the...

  21. March 17, 2011

    FedEx delivers with upbeat forecast

    FedEx shares jumped in pre-market trading, after investors shrugged off weaker-than-expected third-quarter earnings and...

  22. January 9, 2011

    FedEx plans to spend more due to tax break

    FedEx will ramp up its capital expenditures in the next two years in the wake of the tax cut extension package passed by...

  23. December 16, 2010

    FedEx chief sees strong 2011 start

    Strong holiday demand, the impact of tax deals in Washington and another round of restocking will drive faster than expected...

  24. September 16, 2010

    FedEx delivers surge in first-quarter profits

    FedEx, the US package shipping company, warned of slowing economic growth ahead as it announced a consolidation of its...

  25. June 17, 2010

    FedEx aided by recovery as chief sees rise in demand

    FedEx, the US logistics group, said global economic recovery had been unaffected by the sovereign debt crisis in Europe and...

  26. June 16, 2010

    FedEx dismisses crisis in Europe

    FedEx, the US logistics group, said the global economic recovery has been unaffected by the sovereign debt crisis in Europe...

  27. March 18, 2010

    FedEx profits surge in third quarter

    FedEx, the US package giant, said on Thursday that its third-quarter profits surged as a “modest” economic recovery fuelled...

  28. March 12, 2010

    FedEx warns on US recovery

    The nascent US recovery could falter because businesses are still reluctant to invest in new equipment and technology, the...

  29. March 11, 2010

    FedEx warns on US recovery

    The nascent US recovery could falter because businesses are still reluctant to invest in new equipment and technology, the...

  30. March 11, 2010

    FedEx head in warning over US aviation bill

    FedEx would be forced to cut capital spending and miss out on opportunities in fast-developing markets if Congress passes a...

  31. December 8, 2009

    FedEx exceeds profit expectations

    FedEx said mounting demand for international and domestic shipments, along with cost cuts, had helped the package delivery...

  32. December 8, 2009

    FedEx exceeds profit expectations

    FedEx said mounting demand for international and domestic shipments, along with cost cuts, had helped the package delivery...

  33. September 18, 2009

    FedEx bullish on delivery demand

    FedEx yesterday declared that a global economic recovery was under way, which it said would fuel demand for the company's...

  34. September 17, 2009

    FedEx bullish on delivery demand

    FedEx on Thursday declared that a global economic recovery was under way, which it said would fuel demand for the company’s...

  35. June 18, 2009

    FedEx says worst of downturn is past

    FedEx executives told investors they believed the worst of the economic downturn was behind them. But they nevertheless...

  36. June 17, 2009

    FedEx swings to fourth-quarter loss

    FedEx executives told investors they believed the worst of the economic downturn was behind them. The note of optimism came...

  37. March 19, 2009

    FedEx to cut costs by $1bn

    FedEx on Thursday announced its second $1bn cost-cutting plan in two years after its quarterly profits plunged 75 per cent,...

  38. December 24, 2008

    CEOs’ clamour for corporate tax relief is pathetic

    From Prof Uwe E. Reinhardt. Sir, As an economist I would not disagree with the plea by Frederick Smith, chief executive of...

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