FedEx Trade Networks Forwards Iconic Blackpool Boat Tram #233 to its New Home in San Francisco

058.JPG I recently had the honor of addressing a gathering in San Francisco to discuss our role in a special shipment. When the non-profit organization Market Street Railway needed to move a historic boat tram (or trolley car as we refer to it in the U.S.) from the United Kingdom to the Bay Area, they came to FedEx Trade Networks for a solution.

FedEx Trade Networks Named Global Freight Forwarder of the Year at 2013 Payload Asia Awards Ceremony

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During my travels to Singapore this week, I had the honor of accepting the 2013 Payload Asia Award naming FedEx Trade Networks Global Freight Forwarder of the Year. This award is judged on a company's growth and development strategies, operational performance and customer service and product innovation. I could not be prouder of the more than 4,600 team members of FedEx Trade Networks whose dedication to providing best-in-class customer service is the foundation to our success. It is this commitment that has made us a premier global freight forwarder.

FedEx Trade Networks breaks ground at environmentally sustainable business park

IMG_0300.jpg.jpeg ...Conducting business in an environmentally sustainable way is important to FedEx Trade Networks. Our involvement with the Riverview Solar Technology Park illustrates our commitment to our customers, and the local community, to seek out innovative processes to streamline our operations and reduce our carbon footprint.

This morning’s ceremony served as a true testament to our focus on doing things smarter, and I couldn’t be prouder of all of the team members who helped make this vision a reality...

FedEx Trade Networks Expansion in Latin America

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You can’t help but notice that FedEx Trade Networks Latin America is receiving quite a bit of attention in the news lately. To add to the news, I’m thrilled to be in São Paulo announcing our expansion efforts in Brazil and Mexico.

Bringing FedEx Trade Networks to the Surface

cargoship.jpg You may have noticed the name FedEx Trade Networks in the news lately – whether you're reading about the historical Amelia Earhart Project, the growth of ocean transport volumes or comments made on the recent FedEx Earnings Call.