Courier Industry News

University of Memphis Commercial Aviation Degree Takes Flight This Fall
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:21:44 GMT

After a three-year process, the University of Memphis is partnering with a local flight school to offer a Bachelor of Science in Commercial Aviation this fall. When U of M Provost Karen Weddle West went before the Tennessee Higher Education Commission for approval in July, she highlighted a "strong letter of support" from Fred Smith .

 
BCS high school student places third in Fed Ex Writing Competition
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 22:18:13 GMT

As part of the 45th anniversary celebration for FedEx Corporation, a student writing competition was held. In their essays, students were tasked with answering the question, "Where will transportation take us in the next 45 years?" Entries in grades 10-12 were evaluated on writing style, effectiveness and creativity.

 
FedEx tractor-trailer plunges off highway bridge
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 17:44:46 GMT

A FedEx truck plunged off a bridge and into a water-filled ravine on Interstate 40 Friday afternoon, the Saint Francis County Sheriff's Department said. The truck crashed into another semi-truck before falling into the ravine from the bridge, officials at the scene said.

 
$17.41 Billion in Sales Expected for United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) This Quarter
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 08:05:54 GMT

Wall Street brokerages expect that United Parcel Service, Inc. will report sales of $17.41 billion for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Eight analysts have provided estimates for United Parcel Service's earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $17.04 billion and the highest estimate coming in at $17.69 billion.

 
FedEx Co. (FDX) Shares Sold by Wedbush Securities Inc.
Sun, 12 Aug 2018 21:01:32 GMT

Wedbush Securities Inc. trimmed its holdings in shares of FedEx Co. by 22.2% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC.

 
FedEx Co. (FDX) Position Cut by Sei Investments Co.
Sun, 12 Aug 2018 21:01:31 GMT

Sei Investments Co. reduced its position in shares of FedEx Co. by 20.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

 
FedEx Co. (FDX) Shares Bought by Violich Capital Management Inc.
Sun, 12 Aug 2018 14:09:05 GMT

Violich Capital Management Inc. boosted its holdings in FedEx Co. by 20.3% in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

 
Zacks: Brokerages Expect United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) to Announce $1.82 EPS
Sun, 12 Aug 2018 02:53:12 GMT

Equities research analysts expect United Parcel Service, Inc. to report $1.82 earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research . Eight analysts have made estimates for United Parcel Service's earnings.

 
KBC Group NV Grows Holdings in FedEx Co.
Sat, 11 Aug 2018 18:04:34 GMT

KBC Group NV raised its holdings in shares of FedEx Co. by 5.5% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

 
Financial Counselors Inc. Has $1.41 Million Holdings in FedEx Co.
Sat, 11 Aug 2018 15:46:38 GMT

Financial Counselors Inc. raised its position in FedEx Co. by 8.0% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC.

 
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS Acquires...
Sat, 11 Aug 2018 15:46:37 GMT

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS acquired a new stake in United Parcel Service, Inc. in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor acquired 72,184 shares of the transportation company's stock, valued at approximately $7,668,000.

 
United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Shares Sold by First Trust Advisors LP
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 23:47:54 GMT

First Trust Advisors LP lowered its stake in shares of United Parcel Service, Inc. by 27.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 425,363 shares of the transportation company's stock after selling 162,960 shares during the period.

 
FedEx tractor-trailer plunges off highway bridge in Arkansas
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 23:47:53 GMT

A FedEx truck plunged off a bridge and into a water-filled ravine on Interstate 40 Friday afternoon, the Saint Francis County Sheriff's Department said. The truck crashed into another semi-truck before falling into the ravine from the bridge, officials at the scene said.

 
FedEx truck crashes off I-40 into creek
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 23:47:52 GMT

ST. FRANCIS CO., AR - A FedEx truck crashed into a creek off Interstate 40 in Arkansas. The crash happened Friday afternoon on westbound I-40 between Forrest City and West Memphis.

 
Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. Has $5.85...
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 19:15:52 GMT

Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. lowered its position in United Parcel Service, Inc. by 38.9% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission . The fund owned 55,092 shares of the transportation company's stock after selling 35,100 shares during the period.

 
UPS buys nearly 1,000 electric trucks from Ohio manufacturer
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 17:03:11 GMT

Loveland, Ohio-based Workhorse Group has a binding agreement with United Parcel Service Inc. to sell 950 of its N-GEN plug-in electric delivery vehicles. The trucks are being custom built for UPS and provide nearly 400 percent fuel efficiency improvement as a result of their light weight and extended battery power.

 
CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC Acquires 460 Shares of FedEx Co.
Fri, 10 Aug 2018 14:38:30 GMT

CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC increased its holdings in shares of FedEx Co. by 0.8% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission .

 

FedEx Corporation News

Putin Is Running a Destructive Cybercrime Syndicate Out of Russia
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:15:45 GMT
Every day, cybercrooks inflict immense harm on real victims across our country and around the world. Will Trump protest?
 
For Austin Bomb Investigators, Each New Blast Offers New Clues
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 11:11:46 GMT
Investigators in Texas searched for links between an unexploded device at a FedEx shipping facility and a series of recent package bombings.
 
FedEx Follows Amazon Into the Robotic Future
Sun, 18 Mar 2018 17:52:32 GMT
Humans will have to get used to their machine co-workers. But the robot next to you may not be ready to be your replacement. At least, not yet.
 
Meet FedEx?s New Team of Robots
Sun, 18 Mar 2018 17:52:24 GMT
Jefe is a member of FedEx?s new fleet of autonomous robots, purchased to transport large and unwieldy packages around one of the company?s facilities.
 
Spotify Is Getting Paid to Save the Music Industry: DealBook Briefing
Wed, 28 Feb 2018 12:20:21 GMT
Spotify has revived the fortunes of recording artists, funneling billions of dollars to music companies. But a charity Spotify is not.
 
U.P.S. Seeks More Than $2 Billion in Damages Over TNT Bid
Mon, 26 Feb 2018 16:14:29 GMT
The delivery giant is claiming compensation after a European court annulled a decision by regulators to block a 2013 deal for its Dutch rival.
 
FedEx Hearts the N.R.A.
Mon, 26 Feb 2018 13:51:41 GMT
Also: Don?t blame low turnout on voter suppression.
 
Amazon to Test a New Delivery Service for Sellers
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 19:48:18 GMT
A pilot program will pick up goods and move them to Amazon warehouses. It could expand over time into more of a threat to established delivery companies.
 
Reminding E-Commerce Customers Who Delivers
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 00:36:41 GMT
During the holiday season, the three giants of package delivery services ? FedEx, United Parcel Service and the United States Postal Service ? focus on the home.
 
Andy Murray Opens With Victory in Madrid
Wed, 10 May 2017 03:56:27 GMT
The top-ranked Murray made his debut with a straight-set victory over Marius Copil.
 
 
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