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FedEx Logistics Helps in the Fight against COVID-19 by Distributing Personal Protective Equipment to Hospitals throughout Latin America

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 3:00pm

FedEx Logistics, Inc., a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), is providing essential supply chain services to support the fight against COVID-19.

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  • FedEx Logistics, Inc., a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), is providing essential supply chain services to support the fight against COVID-19.
  • FedEx is supplying Medline personal protective equipment (PPE) from a FedEx Logistics facility located in the Panama Pacifico Free Trade Zone and Panama, to hospitals in South America, Central America and the Caribbean.
  • FedEx Logistics is helping to protect front-line workers at hospitals throughout Latin America at this critical time, said Jeff Euler, vice president of the Americas, FedEx Logistics.
  • In August last year, FedEx Logistics became the third-party logistics provider for all of Medlines medical consumables and patient-care products in the Latin America region.

The Lovesac Company to Announce First Quarter Fiscal 2021 Earnings Results

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 12:30pm

STAMFORD, Conn., May 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Lovesac Company (Nasdaq: LOVE) today announced that its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2021 will be released before market open on Tuesday, June 9, 2020.

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  • STAMFORD, Conn., May 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Lovesac Company (Nasdaq: LOVE) today announced that its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2021 will be released before market open on Tuesday, June 9, 2020.
  • The Company will host a conference call at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss the financial results.
  • Based in Stamford, Connecticut, The Lovesac Company is a direct-to-consumer specialty furniture brand with 91 retail showrooms supporting its ecommerce delivery model.
  • The Company derives a majority of its current sales from its proprietary platform called Sactionals, a washable, changeable, reconfigurable, and FedEx-shippable solution for large upholstered seating.

FedEx Encourages Entrepreneurs to Apply for #SupportSmall $1 Million in Grants

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 2:00pm

Each grantee will receive a $5,000 check as well as a $500 credit for FedEx Office print and business services to help support their small business.

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  • Each grantee will receive a $5,000 check as well as a $500 credit for FedEx Office print and business services to help support their small business.
  • They are the backbone of our communities, said Brie Carere, executive vice president, chief marketing & communications officer, FedEx.
  • The $500 credit from FedEx Office can be used for printing banners, posters, floor graphics, custom branded boxes and more.
  • The FedEx Small Business Center provides shipping solutions, tools and insights from entrepreneurs and experts.

Research Report with COVID-19 Forecasts - Cold Chain Logistics Market for Pharmaceuticals Industry 2020-2024 | Increase in Global Demand for Pharmaceuticals to Boost Growth | Technavio

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 10:15pm

Our cold chain logistics market for pharmaceuticals industry report covers the following areas:

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  • Our cold chain logistics market for pharmaceuticals industry report covers the following areas:
    This study identifies growing consolidation in global healthcare logistics market as one of the prime reasons driving the growth of cold chain logistics market for pharmaceuticals industry during the next few years.
  • Cold Chain Logistics Market for Pharmaceuticals Industry 2020-2024: Vendor Analysis
    We provide a detailed analysis of vendors operating in the cold chain logistics market for pharmaceuticals industry, including some of the vendors such as Agility Public Warehousing Co. K.S.C.P, Deutsche Post AG, FedEx Corp., JWD InfoLogistics Public Co. Ltd., Kerry Logistics Network Ltd., KUEHNE + NAGEL Management AG, OOCL Logistics Ltd., SCG Logistics Management Co. Ltd., United Parcel Service of America Inc., and VersaCold Logistics Services.
  • Backed with competitive intelligence and benchmarking, our research reports on the cold chain logistics market for pharmaceuticals industry are designed to provide entry support, customer profile and M&As as well as go-to-market strategy support.
  • Cold Chain Logistics Market for Pharmaceuticals Industry 2020-2024: Key Highlights

FedEx Office Helps America Get 'Back to Business'

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 8:03pm

No matter what the print project or when it is needed, FedEx Office is ready to get the job done so business can get back to business.

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  • No matter what the print project or when it is needed, FedEx Office is ready to get the job done so business can get back to business.
  • FedEx Office operates more than 2,000 company-owned stores and locations in the U.S., providing convenient access to printing and shipping expertise with reliable service.
  • The company's network features retail print and ship stores; store-within-a store locations inside Walmart; FedEx OnCampus locations at hotels, hospitals, convention centers, corporate facilities and universities; and FedEx Office Commercial Press.
  • In addition, the company offers FedEx Express and FedEx Ground shipping, Hold at FedEx Location, FedEx SameDay City and packing services backed by the FedEx Packing Pledge.

FedEx and Microsoft join forces to transform commerce

Monday, May 18, 2020 - 2:00pm

By combining the breadth and scale of the FedEx network and the Microsoft cloud, businesses will have an unprecedented level of control and insight into the global movement of goods.

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  • By combining the breadth and scale of the FedEx network and the Microsoft cloud, businesses will have an unprecedented level of control and insight into the global movement of goods.
  • "Together with FedEx, we will apply the power of Azure, Dynamics 365 and their AI capabilities to this urgent need, building new commerce experiences that transform logistics for our mutual customers around the world."
  • Microsoft (Nasdaq "MSFT" @microsoft) enables digital transformation for the era of an intelligent cloud and an intelligent edge.
  • FedEx and Microsoft do not undertake or assume any obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

ShippingEasy Launches Industry’s Most Comprehensive Guide to Flat-Rate Shipping Services

Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 1:30pm

ShippingEasy, the leading provider of cloud-based shipping, inventory management, and customer marketing solutions for e-commerce sellers, has published its new 2020 E-commerce Sellers Guide to Flat-Rate Shipping .

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  • ShippingEasy, the leading provider of cloud-based shipping, inventory management, and customer marketing solutions for e-commerce sellers, has published its new 2020 E-commerce Sellers Guide to Flat-Rate Shipping .
  • Intended to help e-commerce sellers understand the complex landscape of flat-rate shipping options, this FREE guide is the first and only resource of its kind.
  • The ShippingEasy Flat-Rate Guide provides:
    A Comparison of Competing Flat-Rate Shipping Services: A one-page, side-by-side comparison of USPS Priority Mail, UPS Simple Rate, and FedEx One Rate flat-rate shipping services, with clear explanations of key differences such as free standard package availability, supported transit times, and zone-based pricing.
  • Flat-Rate Service Price Comparisons: The ShippingEasy guide is the only place you can find all of the services offered by all of the carriers compared side-by-side according to package volume, complete with price comparisons.

FedEx Releases 2020 Global Citizenship Report

Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 8:47pm

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) announced today the online release of its 2020 Global Citizenship Report (GCR), which details the companys corporate social responsibility strategies, goals, programs and progress.

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  • FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) announced today the online release of its 2020 Global Citizenship Report (GCR), which details the companys corporate social responsibility strategies, goals, programs and progress.
  • This report demonstrates how we put our CSR strategy to work using our global reach and purpose-driven mission, said Mitch Jackson, chief sustainability officer, FedEx Corp.
  • By the end of 2020, customers will be able to pick up or drop off FedEx packages at approximately 94,000 sites globally, including various grocery stores and pharmacies, FedEx Office locations and FedEx drop boxes.
  • In 2019, FedEx surpassed its citizenship goal set in 2016, to invest $200 million in 200 global communities by 2020.

Charter School Puts Essential Schoolwork in Students' Hands by Printing with Mimeo

Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - 1:44pm

Collegiate Hall , a college preparatory school for grades 4-8 in Oklahoma, was forced to close school buildings due to the spread of the novel coronavirus.

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  • Collegiate Hall , a college preparatory school for grades 4-8 in Oklahoma, was forced to close school buildings due to the spread of the novel coronavirus.
  • Mimeo receives the orders online, prints in their Memphis-based production facilities, and ships in partnership with FedEx to residential addresses.
  • "No teacher needs the stress of figuring out how to print student packets right now," said Mike Barker, General Manager of Mimeo.
  • As an essential business, Mimeo is committed to printing and delivering crucial documents throughout the pandemic.

FedEx Awards More Than $250,000 to Winners Of the Eighth Annual FedEx Small Business Grant Contest

Monday, May 4, 2020 - 2:00pm

FedEx announced today that Access Trax a California based company that manufactures a foldable pathway that allows people with physical disabilities to access outdoor terrain is the grand prize winner of its eighth annual FedEx Small Business Grant Contest.

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  • FedEx announced today that Access Trax a California based company that manufactures a foldable pathway that allows people with physical disabilities to access outdoor terrain is the grand prize winner of its eighth annual FedEx Small Business Grant Contest.
  • To further support small businesses at this time, FedEx is committing $1 million to help small businesses that are struggling to stay in business during the COVID-19 global pandemic.
  • From the Small Business Grant Contest, to our shipping services, to the #SupportSmall grant, FedEx understands when small businesses succeed, we all succeed, and we are committed to providing resources to help.
  • We are honored to be named the 2020 FedEx Small Business Grant Contest Grand Prize Winner, said Kelly Twichel & Eric Packard, Access Trax owners.