FedEx's Competitors, Revenue, Number of Employees, Funding and Acquisitions

FedEx is a courier delivery company that provides shipping, tracking and printing services.

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Based on data from FedEx's latest SEC filings

Annual Revenue

Based on data from FedEx's latest SEC filings

Employees

Frederick W Smith's photo - Chairman & CEO of FedEx

Chairman & CEO

Frederick W Smith

CEO Approval Rating

88/100

OVERVIEW

Founded:

1973

Headquarters:

MemphisTennessee

Status:

PublicIndependent Company of NYSEFDX

Industry Sector:

Package and Mail Delivery

Courier and Logistics Services

SIC Code:

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Competitive Analysis

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United Parcel Service is perceived as one of FedEx's biggest rivals. United Parcel Service's headquarters is in Atlanta, Georgia, and was founded in 1907. United Parcel Service operates in the Courier and Logistics Services industry. United Parcel Service generates 104% of FedEx's revenue.

DHL has been one of FedEx's top competitors. DHL is a Private company that was founded in 1969 in Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia. DHL operates in the Courier and Logistics Services industry. Compared to FedEx, DHL has 214,000 more employees.

DPDgroup is FedEx's #3 rival. DPDgroup was founded in Středočeský kraj, Central Bohemian Region} in 1976. DPDgroup is in the Apparel industry. Compared to FedEx, DPDgroup generates $60.8B less revenue.

RANK

COMPANY

LEADERSHIP

CEO SCORE

EMPLOYEES

TOTAL FUNDING

REVENUE

Frederick W Smith

Chairman & CEO

- -
166,000
$95M
$69.7B
1

David Abney

Chairman & CEO

96/100
481,000
$547M
$86.1B
2

John Pearson

CEO

70/100
380,000
- -
$4.2B
3

Eric Dietz

CEO

70/100
2,000
- -
$8.9B
4

Rico Back

CEO

69/100
17,000
- -
$3B
5

Bradley Jacobs

Chairman & CEO

87/100
100,000
$1.4B
$17.1B
6

Nicolas Sartini

CEO

73/100
278
- -
$193.5M
7

Frank Appel

CEO

70/100
248
- -
$27.6M
8

John T. Costanzo

President

88/100
12,000
- -
$1.6B
9

Darren D. Hawkins

President

67/100
19,000
- -
$3.2B
10

Timothy D Thorne

President

67/100
909
- -
$585.9M

Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$69.7B

FedEx's revenue is the ranked 2nd among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 17.7B. Over the last four quarters, FedEx's revenue has decreased by 4.4%. Specifically, in Q3 2019's revenue was $17B; in Q2 2019, it was $17.8B; in Q1 2019, it was $17B; in Q4 2018, FedEx's revenue was $17.8B.

Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Cargex S.A.

Aug 2019

Source »
undisclosed
Cargex is an international freight forwarding company that provides customs brokerage and export management services for businesses.
FedEx Logistics Australia

Oct 2018

Source »
undisclosed
Manton Air-sea is a provider of freight forwarding and customs brokerage services for healthcare and automotive sectors.
P2p Mailing Ltd

Mar 2018

Source »
$130.7M
P2P Mailing is a transportation firm that provides freight, parcel and logistics solutions.
Northwest Research, Inc.

Oct 2017

Source »
undisclosed
Northwest Research is a provider of shipping and inventory management solutions for businesses.
TNT Holdings B.V.

Apr 2015

Source »
$4.8B
TNT provides a wide range of transportation and express courier delivery services to businesses.

These are all the companies that FedEx has acquired. FedEx has acquired 14 companies and its latest acquisition was Cargex S.A. in Aug 2019. Cargex is an international freight forwarding company that provides customs brokerage and export management services for businesses.

FedEx Funding History

Since FedEx was founded in 1973, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total FedEx has raised $95.0M. FedEx's last funding round was on Apr 1978 for a total of $0

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

IPO
Apr 1978
--
-
Unattributed
May 1971
$95M
-

Total Funding: $95M

Since FedEx was founded in 1973, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total FedEx has raised $95.0M. FedEx's last funding round was on Apr 1978 for a total of $0

Investments

COMPANY

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

Gyploy is an online store that provides everyday reusable products. 
$25K
Jan 18, 2014
Grant
-

These are all the companies that FedEx has invested in. FedEx has invested 14 companies and its latest investment was Cargex S.A. in Aug 2019. Cargex is an international freight forwarding company that provides customs brokerage and export management services for businesses.

FedEx News

October 15, 2019Benzinga

FedEx Freight Expands Last Mile Delivery Network

FedEx Freight, the less-than-truckload (LTL) unit of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), said October 14 that it... See more »
October 15, 2019Canadian Transports & Logistics

FedEx expands e-commerce business with three new facilities

Memphis, TN - FedEx Cross Border, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. announced the expansion of its global e... See more »
October 15, 2019The Business Journals: Memphis

Bulky items delivered inside your home; Roxo goes to Dubai; the rise of returns

E-commerce is the delivery frontier, and the world's top shipping companies are trying to make it big... See more »
October 14, 2019The Loadstar

UPS and FedEx peak season delivery charges 'have more lasting bite this year'

Shippers celebrating the demise of peak residential delivery charges or the prospect of moderate parc... See more »
October 10, 2019The Columbus Dispatch - Business

FedEx to hire 2,450 seasonal staffers in Columbus

FedEx wants to hire at least 2,450 people in Columbus for part-time seasonal work as part of its goal... See more »
October 10, 2019International Business Times

Are FedEx, UPS Looking Up To Amazon With Their Retailer Shipping Partnerships?

FedEx (FDX) has teamed up with Walgreens (WBA) to being offering customers an easier way to drop off ... See more »

FedEx Blogs

October 14, 2019FedEx Blog

페덱스(FedEx), 국내 비즈니스 지원 위한 ‘카카오 상담톡 서비스’ 출시

(2019년 10월 14일) 세계 최대의 특송 회사 페덱스(FedEx)는 카카오톡 플랫폼을 통해, 고객이 페덱스의 서비스를 보다 편리하게 이용할 수 있도록 돕는 ‘페덱스-카카오 상담... See more »
October 11, 2019FedEx Blog

フェデックス、インターナショナル・エコノミー・サービスをヨーロッパへ拡大

香港、2019年10月10日— フェデックス コーポレーション(NYSE:FDX)の子会社で、総合航空貨物輸送会社であるフェデックス エクスプレスは、フェデックス・インターナショナル・エコノミー® サー... See more »
October 10, 2019FedEx Blog

FedEx Express celebra 30 anos de operação no Brasil

Ao longo de três décadas, a FedEx Express se consolidou como uma das mais completas provedoras de ser... See more »
October 8, 2019FedEx Blog

FedEx Express Connects Businesses in Macau to More Possibilities Worldwide

HONG KONG, Oct. 8, 2019 – FedEx Express (FedEx), a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the worl... See more »
October 8, 2019FedEx Blog

FedEx Express助澳門企業連繫更多全球商機

香港,2019年10月8日 - FedEx Corp.(紐約證交所股份代號:FDX)旗下附屬公司兼全球最具規模的速遞運輸公司FedEx Express (FedEx) 今天宣佈加強在澳門的服務,擴大進出... See more »
October 7, 2019FedEx Blog

BBC 글로벌 뉴스, 페덱스(FedEx)와 함께 세계 무역 시리즈 콘텐츠 런칭

(2019년 10월 7일) BBC 글로벌 뉴스 – BBC의 국제 상업 뉴스 부서와 세계 최대의 특송 회사 페덱스(FedEx)가 세계 무역에 관한 새로운 멀티 플랫폼 시리즈에 대한 광... See more »
September 27, 2019FedEx Blog

BBC Global News ofrece al público una nueva serie sobre el comercio mundial en asociación con FedEx Express

BBC Global News, la división de noticias comerciales internacionales de la BBC, y FedEx Express han c... See more »

FedEx Press Releases

September 19, 2019PR Newswire

Thinking about trading options or stock in Blackstone, FedEx, Goldman Sachs, Intel, or Roku?

NEW YORK, Sept. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for BX, ... See more »
September 16, 2019PRWeb

FedEx's Major Pension Plan De-Risking Strategy Signals Evolution

FedEx's back-to-back pension fund investments follow an agreement with MetLife to transfer $6 billion... See more »
September 13, 2019CSRwire

FedEx, Direct Relief, International Medical Corps, Team Rubicon & Water Mission Team Up to Deliver Supplies and Aid to the Bahamas

More than 56,000 pounds of critical aid is on the ground and in the hands of relief workers in the Ba... See more »
August 30, 2019Black PR Wire

(BPRW) OBAP Luke Weathers Flight Academy Receives $90,000 Grant from FedEx to Support its Aviation Career Pathways Program

(Black PR Wire) Memphis (August 2019) - The Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP) has ... See more »
August 28, 2019CSRwire

74 Walk Friendly Communities Recognized through Road Safety Program Sponsored by FedEx

The Walk Friendly Communities program (WFC) recognized three U.S. cities for their commitment to prio... See more »
August 2, 2019GlobalNewswire

The Klein Law Firm Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders of FDX, DBD, LB and JE

NEW YORK, Aug. 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Klein Law Firm announces that class action complaints... See more »
July 26, 2019Law.com/

The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Reminds Investors of Important Class Action Deadlines

The Law Offices of Vincent Wong announce that class actions have commenced on behalf of shareholders ... See more »

FedEx Videos

November 26, 2018FedEx Vimeo Channel

"Randy Scarborough Media Clips" on VIMEO

Sound bites about protecting your packages from Randy Scarborough, Vice President, Retail Marketing, ... See more »
November 15, 2018FedEx Vimeo Channel

"FedEx 2018 Holiday B-Roll" on VIMEO

Cast: FedEx... See more »
July 25, 2018FedEx Vimeo Channel

"FedExCares_IRMA-AnimalRescue_07" on VIMEO

Cast: FedEx... See more »
May 30, 2018FedEx Vimeo Channel

"Ashley Spence" on VIMEO

Cast: FedEx... See more »
May 30, 2018FedEx Vimeo Channel

"Erica Tavares" on VIMEO

Cast: FedEx... See more »
May 30, 2018FedEx Vimeo Channel

"IMC Ebola B-Roll" on VIMEO

Cast: FedEx... See more »

Social Statistics

Headquarters

942 South Shady Grove Road

Memphis, Tennessee38120

1-901-369-3600

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Summary

ABOUT

Overview

Fedex Corp. (NYSE: FDX) operates a diverse portfolio of businesses that includes shipping, transportation, e-commerce, and business services. It is an American global courier delivery service company headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee. The name Fedex...

CEO

FedEx's Chairman & CEO, Frederick W Smith, currently has an approval rating of 88%. FedEx's primary competitors are United Parcel Service, DHL & DPDgroup.

Website

fedex.com

Frequently Asked Questions about FedEx

  1. When was FedEx founded?

    FedEx was founded in 1973
  2. Who is FedEx's CEO?

    FedEx's CEO is Frederick W Smith
  3. How much revenue does FedEx generate?

    FedEx generates $69.7B in revenue
  4. How much funding does FedEx have?

    FedEx has historically raised $95M in funding
  5. Where is FedEx's headquarters?

    FedEx's headquarters is in Memphis Tennessee, USA
  1. How many employees does FedEx have?

    FedEx has 166,000 employees
  2. What sector does FedEx operate in?

    FedEx is in Package and Mail Delivery, Courier and Logistics Services
  3. Who are FedEx's competitors?

    FedEx's top competitors are United Parcel Service, DHL, DPDgroup
  4. Who has FedEx invested in?

    FedEx's has invested in companies such as Gyploy