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12 10/15

XPO's Jacobs maps new route for Con-way

Bradley S. Jacobs, Chairman and CEO of XPO Logistics, is beginning to map a new route for Con-way after its acquisition by XPO which is expected later

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5 10/15

TPP Countries Reach Final Deal

The 12 Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) countries announced this morning that they have reached a final deal after five days of high-level talks. The a

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2 10/15

LTL base rates rising

  Trucking companies are raising less-than-truckload rates. In September, FedEx Freight announced that its rates would increase by 4.9% on a

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9 09/15

XPO Logistics to buy Con-way for $3 billion

According to JOC.com, XPO Logistics will buy Con-way, one of the largest U.S. trucking operators, for $3 billion, bringing XPO’s total revenue to $15

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2 09/15

US customs extending ACE ‘single window program’ till Feb

WASHINGTON: US Customs and Border Protection said Monday that it’s extending its November deadline for the ACE “single window” program until February,

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3 08/15

UPS to Buy Coyote Logistics for $1.8 Billion

United Parcel Service said on Friday that it would buy Coyote Logistics, a smaller transportation and logistics provider, for $1.8 billion in cash.The

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23 07/15

I-10 Bridge Collapse Delays Truckers, Costs Trucking $2.5M A Day

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14 07/15

US Trucking Companies Keep More Drivers, But Need More

A year of driver pay hikes may have paid off for trucking companies. The number of drivers quitting one carrier and leaving for another — called drive

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19 06/15

House Passes Free Trade Bill

The House approved a six-year renewal of the Trade Promotion Authority bill by 218-208 votes. TPA provides a fast track to getting bills through Congr

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15 06/15

Trade Update: TAA Defeated, TPA Delayed

On June 12, the U.S. House of Representatives rejected renewal of the Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) program in a vote of 126-302 after House Minor

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29 05/15

DHL Investing $108 Million to Expand Northern Kentucky Airport Hub

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27 05/15

Self-Driving Truck Corridor From Mexico to Canada Proposed

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22 05/15

West Coast ILWU Ratifies Contract

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22 05/15

Obama wins trade victory in the Senate

President Obama wins a victory in the Senate onre-writing the rules of international trade. (Carolyn Kaster/AP)President Obama won a big victory

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7 04/15

FedEx Bids $4.8 Billion for TNT Two Years After UPS Deal

Photograph by Simon Dawson — Bloomberg via Getty ImagesFedEx Corp. agreed to buy Dutch parcel-delivery company TNT Express NV for 4.4 billion euros ($

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28 03/15

ILWU caucus meets to discuss contract deal

Ninety International Longshore and Warehouse Union delegates on Monday will open meetings in San Francisco that will determine the fate of U.S. West C

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23 02/15

West Coast Ports to Tackle Backlog after Labor Deal

Port of Los AngelesWest Coast ports will begin to tackle the backlog of a long labor dispute following a "tentative agreement" between the Internation

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14 02/15

Obama Sends Labor Secretary to West Coast for Port Talks

President Barack Obama is sending U.S. Labor Secretary Tom Perez to California to help resolve a labor dispute at West Coast ports that account for al

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2 02/15

Dimensional Weight Pricing Increasing Shipping Charges

Now that FedEx and UPS are using dimensional (DIM) weight pricing on ALL ground packages, not just those over 3 cubic feet, shippers are seeing costs

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15 12/14

HOS Restart Rule Reverts to Pre-July 2013 Status

On Dec. 13, Congress passed the fiscal year 2015 Omnibus Appropriations bill, providing funding for the vast majority of the federal government, inclu

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10 12/14

Congress includes trucker HOS suspension in 'cromnibus' spending bill

The likelihoodthat truck drivers will have different hours of service rules and more time on the road next year increased yesterday when Congress incl

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21 11/14

U.S., Mexico Agree on Greater Access for Airlines

The U.S. and Mexico have reached an aviation agreement that will expand access for passenger and cargo airlines flying between the two countries, the

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5 11/14

FedEx Freight’s Logue to Retire; Ducker is Successor

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22 10/14

FedEx Forecasts Record Holiday Volume

FedEx is forecasting another record holiday.  The company expects to move more than 290 million shipments between Black Friday and Christmas Eve,

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20 10/14

UPS to Raise Rates 4.9% for 2015

UPS Inc. announced an average rate increase of 4.9% for package, less-than-truckload and airfreight delivery, effective Dec. 29.The increase covers th

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15 10/14

FedEx Freight Releases Latest Labor Board Election Results

Following a rejection of Teamster representation in Cinnaminson, NJ, last week, a smaller group of city and road drivers at FedEx service center in Cr

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14 10/14

FedEx Freight Workers Reject Teamsters in N.J. Vote

FedEx Freight drivers at the Cinnaminson, New Jersey, terminal have voted against becoming Teamsters in the first-ever unionization vote at the nation

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25 09/14

Retail Holiday Sales to Increase 4.0 to 4.5%

According to Deloitte’s annual holiday sales forecast, U.S. retail holiday sales are expected to climb 4.0 to 4.5% year-over-year to between $981 bill

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17 09/14

FedEx First-Quarter Income Rises 24% to $606 Million

FedEx Corp. reported its fiscal first-quarter net income rose 24% to $606 million, or $2.10 per share, from $489 million, or $1.53, a year ago.Revenue

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22 08/14

YRC Worldwide names new president of regional trucking subsidiary

Donald R. FoustAfter five years with Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Donald R. Foust returned to YRC Worldwide as president of New Penn, the $4.9 b

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21 08/14

UPS Has Data Breach at 51 Stores

UPS Inc. said 51 of its UPS Store franchise service locations have been victimized by a data breach that revealed some customers’ personal information

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14 08/14

China approves FedEx, UPS courier service operations

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15 07/14

House Passes Highway Bill as Deadline Looms

With an August deadline looming, the House voted Tuesday to temporarily patch over a multibillion-dollar pothole in federal highway and transit progra

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18 06/14

FedEx Reports Higher Fourth Quarter Earnings

Frederick W. Smith, FedEx Corp. Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer.FedEx Corp. today reported earnings of $2.46 per diluted share fo

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27 05/14

Limits on Truck Drivers' Hours Roil Industry

Trucking companies say new rules that limit drivers' hours are hobbling productivity, shaving wages and delaying deliveries.The crunch is pushing up f

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5 05/14

FedEx Announces Pricing Changes

FedEx has announced pricing changes for FedEx Freight and FedEx Ground. FedEx Freight will increase its published fuel surcharge indices by 3 percenta

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5 03/14

LTL Carriers Announce Rate Increases

ABF Freight has announced an increase in general rates and charges effective March 24, 2014. Rates will increase by about 5.4%, although the effect on

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27 02/14

Darren Hawkins appointed President of YRC Freight

     Effective February 27, 2014, Darren D. Hawkins, age 44, was appointed President of YRC Freight. He will report directly to James L

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20 02/14

FedEx welcomes new customs procedures

FedEx welcomes the new efforts by the Obama administration to modernize and streamline U.S. customs clearance procedures. The 2016 deadline for establ

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27 01/14

YRC Worldwide Teamster Employees Ratify Contract

Contract Extended to March 2019, Includes New Operating Flexibilities and Customer Service EnhancementsYRC Worldwide Inc. announced today that its emp

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22 11/13

General rate increases announced

UPS has announced that it will increase UPS Ground Services an average net 4.9% and UPS Air and International Services will increase an average net 4.

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14 11/13

FedEx Support for Typhoon Haiyan Relief Efforts

   FedEx is working closely with disaster relief organizations (Direct Relief International, Water Missions International, and Heart to Hear

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22 10/13

YRC Worldwide Companies Receive U.S. EPA SmartWay Excellence Award

Recognition Highlights Supply Chain Efficiency and Environmental PerformanceYRC Worldwide Inc. today announced that YRC Worldwide companies YRC Freigh

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4 10/13

FedEx Express Joins APEC Discussion

FedEx Express Joins APEC Discussion on State of the Global Trading SystemFrom Oct. 5-7, the world’s top business and government leaders are meeting in

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11 09/13

Fred Smith of FedEx to Deliver Keynote at 2014 TPM Conference

Founder, Chairman and CEO of FedEx Corporation, Frederick W. Smith, will deliver the opening keynote address at JOC Group’s TPM 2014 conference next M

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5 09/13

DOT Announces $474 Million in TIGER grants

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1 08/13

FedEx Freight Excels in 30th Annual Quest for Quality

        Logistics Management (LM) has unveiled the results of the 30th Annual Quest for Quality Awards. For three decades, LM

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1 07/13

New Hours-of-Service Rules Take Effect

New federal hours-of-service rules for truck drivers took full effect July 1, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced.First announce

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21 06/13

End of an Era as FedEx Express Retires Last B727

For 35 years, Boeing 727 aircraft were a reliable workhorse for the world’s largest express transportation company.  Today, the venerable 727 nar

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10 06/13

FedEx Freight Sets 4.5% General Rate Increase

FedEx Freight will increase shipping rates by an average of 4.5%, effective July 1, 2013. This rate change applies to eligible FedEx Freight® shipment

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3 06/13

UPS Freight, ABF Announce 5.9% Mid-year LTL Rate Increase

Mid-year less-than-truckload (LTL) rate hikes—in the form of GRIs (general rate increases) for non-contractual freight—are back. UPS Freight, the

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23 05/13

FedEx Releases 5th Annual Global Citizenship Report

Fifth Annual FedEx Global Citizenship Report Highlights Company’s Progress In Areas of Energy Conservation, Community Development, Disaster Relief and

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23 05/13

FedEx Releases 5th Annual Global Citizenship Report

Fifth Annual FedEx Global Citizenship Report Highlights Company’s Progress In Areas of Energy Conservation, Community Development, Disaster Relief and

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16 05/13

FedEx Freight Celebrates Vancouver Service Center

Multi-Million-Dollar Facility Connects BC Business with the WorldFedEx Freight Canada celebrated the grand opening of its new state-of-the-art Vancouv

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9 05/13

YRC Worldwide Comments On ABF Combination Proposal

YRC Worldwide Inc. confirms that it had made a preliminary proposal to acquire Arkansas Best Corp.  In response, President and CEO Judy McReynold

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8 05/13

FedEx Delivers for Millions of Moms this Mother's Day

 According to the National Retail Federation, almost 30% of consumers plan to purchase their Mother’s Day gifts online this year. More than two m

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3 05/13

YRC Posts Positive 1Q Operating Income for First Time in Six Years

YRC Worldwide Friday reported positive first-quarter operating income, the first time it has reported a first-quarter operating profit in six years.Op

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23 04/13

FedEx Signs New Express Air Transportation Agreement With United States Postal Service

FedEx today announced that its FedEx Express subsidiary has entered into a new express air transportation contract with the United States Postal Servi

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17 04/13

FedEx Marks 40th Anniversary with Community Service, Eye to the Future

The company that launched the overnight delivery industry is forty years old.On April 17, 1973, FedEx, then known as Federal Express, began operations

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9 04/13

NASSTRAC Study Indicates Shipper Collaboration, Mode Shifts Key Transportation Trends in 2013

Shippers say they use collaboration and technology, along with shifting modes, as common solutions to moving freight through their corporate supply ch

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22 03/13

Estes Earns Chevron Carrier Recognition Award

                Estes Express Lines recently earned the 2012 Chevron Carrier Recognition Award for O

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21 03/13

NAFTA Surface Trade Rises 6.2% in 2012

Surface trade among the United States, Canada and Mexico rose 6.2% in 2012 from 2011, the Department of Transportation said Thursday.Trade among the N

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6 03/13

FedEx Races Past Fuel Efficiency Goal

In 2008, FedEx set the U.S. transportation industry’s first fuel efficiency goal with a commitment to improve the overall fuel efficiency of the FedEx

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28 02/13

FedEx Earns #10 Spot on FORTUNE’s World’s Most Admired Companies List

FedEx is once again among the top ten most admired companies in the world, according to a survey published in FORTUNE magazine.The annual “World’s Mos

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26 02/13

FMCSA Tells ATA It Will Not Delay HOS Enforcement

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) said it will not delay enforcement of the latest changes to the hours-of-service rul

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22 02/13

YRC Freight named Walmart's 2012 National LTL Carrier of the Year

Walmart has named YRC Freight its 2012 National LTL (Less-Than-Truckload) Carrier of the Year. The award honors carriers for their commitment to provi

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19 02/13

FedEx Targets E-Commerce Market

FedEx today announced the launch of a new tool designed to help e-commerce customers spend their time selling, not shipping.Designed for business owne

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31 01/13

FedEx Delivers Vince Lombardi Trophy for Superbowl XLVII

As players, fans, and coaches arrive in New Orleans for Super Bowl XLVII, one special guest of honor arrived today via FedEx. As the Official Delivery

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16 01/13

FedEx Announces Winners of Small Business Grant Competition

Darn Good Yarn, a small business based in Sebec, Maine, has been named the grand prize winner of the first-ever, nationwide FedEx Small Business Grant

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15 01/13

FedEx Ground names Maier its next President and CEO

Henry Maier will succeed David Rebholz as president and CEO of FedEx Ground. Rebholz is retiring effective May 31, 2013. Maier has more than 30 y

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7 01/13

YRC Freight Appoints Hawkins Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing

YRC Freight has named Darren Hawkins senior vice president of sales and marketing, effective Jan. 14, 2013. Hawkins will report directly to Jeff Roger

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21 12/12

FedEx Express Offers Industry’s Latest Cutoff for Holiday Deliveries

Saturday, December 22 will be the last day to ship holiday presents via FedEx Express for delivery in the continental U.S. by December 24.  This

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3 12/12

Carriers Announce New Rate Increases

Effective Dec. 31, 2012, UPS will implement a net average increase of 4.5% on all UPS Air and U.S. origin international services and 4.9% on UPS Groun

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1 12/12

FedEx Holiday Calendar

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28 11/12

ATA Summit on Natural Gas in Trucking is Sold Out

The amazing response to American Trucking Associations' Summit on Natural Gas in Trucking reaffirms just how interested the industry is in finding a c

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28 11/12

Inbound Logistics names New Penn a Top 100 Trucker

New Penn has been named a Top 100 Trucker for 2012 by Inbound Logistics magazine.New Penn was selected from more than 250 trucking companies for the m

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20 11/12

FedEx Delivers Christmas Trees to U.S. Service Members

FedEx is once again honoring the dedication of America’s servicemen and women by delivering real Christmas trees to military members and their familie

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12 11/12

FedEx Freight Expands A.M. Delivery Service for Canada

FedEx Freight today announced that it has expanded its A.M. Delivery option to include Canada. This service is now available for FedEx Freight® Priori

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1 11/12

FedEx Pledges $1.2 Million to Support Northeast Disaster Relief

FedEx has committed $1.2 million in cash and in-kind transportation to support hurricane relief efforts across the northeast corridor of the United St

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30 10/12

Superstorm Sandy: Carrier Service Alerts

10/30/12 FedEx Service Alert10/30/12 YRC Freight Service Alert10/30/12 Estes Service Alert10/29/12 New Penn Service Alert

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29 10/12

$1 Million Gift Card Giveaway

Help make it a big day for small business.To help support small business throughout the U.S., FedEx is giving away $1 million worth of $25 American Ex

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25 10/12

FedEx Freight Expands Service in NAFTA Markets

FedEx Freight has enhanced its Canada and Mexico services, with expanded geographic coverage and upgrades to its shipping tools that assist customers

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22 10/12

Record FedEx Holiday Volume to be Driven by E-Commerce

FedEx  expects to have its busiest day in history on Monday, Dec. 10 when it moves a projected 19 million shipments through its global ground, ex

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15 10/12

U.S. Expats Get Special Services to Cast Votes

FedEx and Overseas Vote Foundation Team to Offer Discounted Absentee Ballot Delivery for 2012 Presidential ElectionAs Americans prepare to vote for th

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12 10/12

FedEx Launches Small-Business Grant Competition

FedEx has launched a competition that will award a total of $50,000 to six deserving U.S. small businesses. The top winner will receive a $25,000 gran

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10 10/12

FedEx Sets Three-Year $1.7 Billion Profit Growth Plan

FedEx has announced programs targeting annual profitability improvement of $1.7 billion during the next three years, with a significant portion of the

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25 09/12

FedEx Freight Accelerates LTL Shipping

FedEx Freight announced today that it has enhanced its FedEx Freight® Priority service by improving transit standards.  A market study completed

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19 09/12

FedEx Express Announces 2013 Rate Increase

FedEx Express will increase shipping rates by a net average of 3.9% for U.S., U.S. export and U.S. import services effective January 7, 2013. The full

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11 09/12

China grants FedEx, UPS operating licenses for some Chinese cities

Package delivery companies FedEx and United Parcel Service have received approval to provide express-package services in some cities of China on their

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20 08/12

FedEx Long-Term Commitment to Sustainability: Emissions Reduction Goal Increased Fifty Percent

In 2008, FedEx announced it would seek to reduce carbon emissions intensity from its FedEx Express aircraft and improve the fuel efficiency of its Fed

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15 08/12

FedEx Freight Driver Wins Top Honors

Don Logan, a driver for FedEx Freight based in Topeka, Kan., was crowned National Grand Champion at the 2012 National Truck Driving Championships (NTD

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15 08/12

FedEx Express Expands ‘International First’ Service for Early Deliveries

Destination Countries Added to Better Serve Global Customers in Key Growth MarketsFedEx is offering solutions for global customers who need their crit

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8 08/12

YRC Freight's Fastest Lanes Now Faster

Network improvements to YRC Freight Time-CriticalTM services are cutting days off transit times in the most heavily traveled lanes. Thanks to the rece

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6 08/12

Freight Savings Plan Carriers Win Quest for Quality Awards

FedEx Express, FedEx Ground, FedEx Freight and New Penn won Quest for Quality Awards in Logistics Management’s 2012 survey.The Quest for Quality progr

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10 07/12

YRC Freight Drivers Steer Towards Gold

YRC Freight announced today that 24 of its professional drivers have qualified for the 2012 National Truck Driving Championships (NTDC). The competiti

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6 07/12

Obama Signs Highway Bill Into Law

President Obama signed the long-awaited highway bill into law at the White House this afternoon. The bill, Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Centu

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29 06/12

LTL carriers Announce Rate Increases

Less-Than-Truckload Carriers Announce Rate Increases YRC Freight has announced an average 6.9% rate increase, effective July 9, 2012, matching that o

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18 06/12

YRC Freight Announces Increased Speed In More Than 24,000 Lanes

YRC Freight recently implemented significant improvements to its North American LTL (less-than-truckload) network, which now features faster service i

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8 06/12

FedEx Freight to Increase Shipping Rates

FedEx Freight will increase shipping rates by 6.9% effective July 9, 2012.  This rate change applies to FedEx Freight shipments within the contig

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29 05/12

FedEx To Acquire Brazilian Transportation and Logistics Company

FedEx announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire the Brazilian transportation and logistics company, Rapidão Cometa Logística e Transp

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24 05/12

How Small Business Can Achieve Big Business Success

Excepted Remarks from Fred Smith, FedEx Chairman, President and CEO, at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on May 22, 2012Over the next decade, I believe re

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16 05/12

FedEx Ahead on Vehicle Fleet Fuel Efficiency Goal

FedEx Express has made significant progress towards its goal to make its vehicle fleet 20 percent more fuel efficient by 2020, announcing today that t

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15 05/12

YRC Freight to Hire 200 Truck Drivers

Higher freight demand had spurred a recruiting drive for over-the-road jobs with YRC Freight. “YRC Freight is growing and our volumes are buildin

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11 05/12

YRC Worldwide named to 2012 FORTUNE 500 List

YRC Worldwide has been named to the FORTUNE 500 list of the largest U.S.-based companies. YRCW was ranked 487 overall."We are in good company, as many

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30 04/12

YRC Freight is NASSTRAC 2012 LTL Carrier of the Year

The National Shippers Strategic Transportation Council (NASSTRAC) presented its 2012 LTL Carrier of the Year award to YRC Freight at its annual Logist

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24 04/12

New Penn Marks Twenty Years of Puerto Rico Services

New Penn is celebrating the twenty-year anniversary of offering Puerto Rico services. Puerto Rico shipments can be picked up as late as Thursday for a

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18 04/12

FedEx in Talks to Buy French Express Carrier Tatex

FedEx is in negotiations over a potential plan to buy French express shipping company Tatex as it seeks to expand its European footprint by taking ove

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16 04/12

New Requirements Countdown for U.S.-Canada LTL Shipments

Beginning November 1, 2012, all U.S. freight carriers with Canada-bound shipments must electronically transmit information about their customers' ship

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10 04/12

Shipping FedEx Envelopes is Now Carbon-Neutral

The iconic FedEx Envelope, which is already made from 100% recycled content and is 100% recyclable, is getting another environmentally-friendly boost

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6 03/12

LTL Trucking Grew by 11.6% in 2011

The less-than-truckload transportation industry grew 11.6% in 2011, pushing total U.S. LTL revenue past $30 billion for the first time since the reces

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1 03/12

FedEx #6 on World’s Most Admired Companies List

FedEx is listed as #6 on FORTUNE’S World”s Most Admired Companies list, up two positions from in 2011. The survey measures nine attributes related to

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1 02/12

YRC Becomes YRC Freight

YRC Worldwide today announced the launch of its new brand – YRC Freight. While changing its name, the company is proposing a change of operations that

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22 12/11

Key Changes in Hours of Service but 11-Hour Limit Maintained

A final rule by the U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) maintains the 11-hour daily limit that shi

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14 12/11

Last Days to Ship Before the Holidays

Concerned about finishing your last-minute shipping? Relax. There’s still time. For FedEx Express®, FedEx Ground® and FedEx Home Delivery® service opt

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5 12/11

UPS and FedEx increase shipping rates for 2012

Effective Jan. 2, 2012, both UPS and FedEx will implement a net average increase of 4.9% for ground shipping. The average rate will rise 5.9% but a on

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11 11/11

FedEx to deliver symbols of holiday cheer to U.S. service members and their families.

FedEx is once again honoring the dedication of America’s servicemen and women by delivering happier holiday memories to military members and their fam

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3 11/11

Online tool helps navigate complex new Free Trade Agreements

A new Free Trade Agreement Tariff Tool combines tariff and trade data to help businesses understand how this applies to their industry. Business

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24 10/11

E-Commerce Shipments to Drive Record FedEx Holiday Volume

FedEx expects to move more than 17 million shipments – almost double its daily average volume – through its global networks on December 12, the projec

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18 10/11

Strategies to help retailers win the web’s free-shipping war

This in-depth white paper, commissioned by FedEx, helps you compete and win the web’s free-shipping war. But first you have to learn about the economi

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27 09/11

FedEx Pumps $1M into Small Business Economy in Support of Second Annual Small Business Saturday

FedEx is injecting $1 million into the small business economy of the United States with its support of Small Business Saturday 2011. The commitment, a

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22 09/11

FedEx Reports Higher Revenue and Earnings

FedEx Ground Margin Improves to 17.9%. FedEx Ground average daily package volume grew 5% in the first quarter ended August 31, driven by increase

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16 08/11

FedEx Ground Wins Quest for Quality Award

In Logistics Management’s 28th Annual Quest for Quality, FedEx Ground was the top scorer in the Surface Package Carriers category. FedEx Ground took t

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8 08/11

FedEx Freight announces general rate increase

FedEx Freight will implement a 6.75% general rate increase effective Sept 6, 2011. The rate increase applies to non-contract freight in the U.S. and C

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22 07/11

James L. Welch named new CEO of YRC Worldwide

YRC Worldwide today announced that transportation industry veteran James L. Welch, a former President and CEO of Yellow Transportation, has been named

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18 07/11

LTL carriers announce general rate increases

Following the lead of UPS Freight, ABF Freight and Con-way Freight, YRC has announced a general rate increase of 6.9 percent. ABF Freight rate incre

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30 06/11

American Express OPEN® Enhances Small Business Program with FedEx Freight

American Express OPEN and FedEx will now offer the OPEN Savings® program to FedEx Freight customers using their AMEX OPEN card for payment of LT

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17 05/11

Walmart Honors FedEx and YRC with Carrier of the Year Awards

Walmart is honoring 10 of its transportation suppliers for their performance in delivering to Walmart distribution centers. FedEx is the winner of the

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22 03/11

FedEx Pledges
$1 Million to Support Japan Disaster Relief

FedEx has committed $1 million in cash and in-kind transportation to support earthquake and tsunami relief efforts in Japan.  Long-standing relat

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3 03/11

FedEx Earns Top Ten Spot on FORTUNE’S World’s Most Admired Companies List

FedEx is once again among the world’s most admired companies, according to a survey published in FORTUNE magazine.The annual “World’s Most Admired Com

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10 02/11

YRC Provides New Service Options with Mobile Tools

YRC has announced new mobile tools that allow YRC customers to track shipments, read the latest YRC news and access customer service. YRC is providing

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7 01/11

FedEx Freight and FedEx National to Merge

Effective Jan. 31, 2011 FedEx is merging the FedEx Freight and FedEx National LTL networks into one company: FedEx Freight. Two levels of service will

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27 12/10

FedEx and Social Responsibility 2010: A Year in Review

FedEx team members give their time and talents to improving communities around the globe with volunteerism and philanthropic efforts. Here you will fi

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8 12/10

YRC Holiday Service Schedule

Please call your local service center for location-specific holidays.YRC will be closed Dec. 24, 25. Limited service will be available Dec. 31.Please

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3 12/10

FedEx Ground to increase 2011 rates

FedEx will increase shipping rates for FedEx Ground and FedEx Home Delivery by a net average of 4.9% effective January 3, 2011.The FedEx Ground and Fe

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17 11/10

UPS Freight Cuts Transit Times to Canada

In its latest round of enhanced transit times, UPS Freight, the heavy freight arm of UPS, has again improved transit times between U.S. cities and Cal

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30 10/10

Teamsters Ratify Modified YRC Labor Agreement

YRC Worldwide announced an important step in the company's comprehensive recovery plan, with a majority of its employees represented by the Internatio

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14 10/10

FedEx Holiday Shipping

The latest FedEx holiday shipping information includes holiday shipping news, exceptions to the money-back guarantee and last days to ship for timely

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29 09/10

FedEx Express Announces General Rate Increase

Effective Jan.3, 2011, FedEx Express rates will increase an average of 5.9% for U.S. and U.S. export services. The rate increase will be partially off

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16 09/10

FedEx to Combine LTL Operations

FedEx will combine its FedEx Freight and FedEx National LTL operations effective January 30, 2011. This action will increase efficiencies and reduce o

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16 09/10

FedEx Corp. First Quarter Earnings Surge

FedEx Corp. today reported earnings of $1.20 per diluted share for the first quarter ended August 31, up 107% from $0.58 per diluted share a year ago.

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13 09/10

YRC Announces General Rate Increase

YRC has announced a general rate increase of 5.9 percent, effective September 20, 2010. In a letter sent to YRC shippers, a company executive stated

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7 09/10

FedEx 2010 Year-End Holiday Service Schedule

Get the latest updates to the FedEx 2010 holiday schedule, and find holiday shipping news, including exceptions to the FedEx money-back guarantee and

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13 08/10

FedEx National LTL and FedEx Freight Quest for Quality Award Honorees

FedEx Freight and FedEx National LTLSM have been named as 2010 Quest for Quality Award honorees by the readers of Logistics Management magazine. Shipp

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19 07/10

Success for FedEx Express As Memphis Hub Wins Prestigious Award

FedEx Express has won the UK's Institute of Transport Management's 'Best Global Cargo Hub' award for its Memphis World Hub. The Memphis hub, the cente

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16 06/10

FedEx Corp. Reports Higher Fourth Quarter

FedEx Corp. today reported earnings of $1.33 per diluted share for the fourth quarter ended May 31.Fourth Quarter ResultsFedEx Corp. reported the fol

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4 05/10

FedEx Recognized for Environmental Stewardship

FedEx Express Canada was presented with the 2009 Eterne Award by Tree Canada. This is a national award given to an outstanding sponsor of Tree Canada

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10 04/10

FedEx Express Resumes European Flights

FedEx Express has restarted its operations at Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) in Paris with a flight leaving CDG for Memphis and seven flights leaving

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18 03/10

FedEx Corp. Third Quarter Net Income Grows as Economy Strengthens

Published on FedEx Global Newsroom (http://news.van.fedex.com) MEMPHIS,

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26 01/10

Beginning Jan. 26: Enforcement of Importer Security Filing (ISF)

The Importer Security Filing (ISF), formerly known as "10+2," requires entry information to be transmitted to U.S. Customs and Border Patrol at l

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26 01/10

YRC introduces automatic No-fee, Money-back Guarantee on standard service shipments

YRC Inc. today announced the introduction of its new No-fee, Money-back Standard Service Guarantee. Effective in January, shippers are automat

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15 01/10

FedEx Working with Global Charities to Deliver Aid to Haiti

FedEx team members are deeply saddened by the devastation caused by the January 12 earthquake in Haiti. The thoughts of everyone at FedEx are with the

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15 01/10

FedEx LTL Companies Announce General Rate Increases

FedEx Freight and FedEx National LTL will implement 5.9% general rate increases effective Feb. 1, 2010. These rate increases apply to interstate and

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2 10/09

YRC and YRC Reimer reduce cross-border transit times between United States and Canada

YRC Inc. and YRC Reimer in Canada, both subsidiaries of YRC Worldwide, announced that they have enhanced their industry-leading northbound and southbo

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