FedEx’s Competitors, Revenue, Number of Employees, Funding, Acquisitions & News

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Frederick W Smith

CEO Approval Rating

94/100

Founded:

1973

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UPS is perceived as one of FedEx's biggest rivals. UPS's headquarters is in Atlanta, Georgia, and was founded in 1907. UPS operates in the Courier, Logistics & Freight Services industry. UPS generates 112% 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, Logistics & Freight Services industry. Compared to FedEx, DHL has 111,000 more employees.

DPDgroup is FedEx's #3 rival. DPDgroup was founded in Ricany, Central Bohemian Region} in 1976. DPDgroup is in the Courier, Logistics & Freight Services industry. Compared to FedEx, DPDgroup generates $63.2B less revenue.

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Quarterly and Annual Revenue

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Annual Revenue

$71.5B

FedEx's revenue is the ranked 2nd among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 13B. Over the last four quarters, FedEx's revenue has grown by 11.5%. Specifically, in Q3 2020's revenue was $19.3B; in Q2 2020, it was $17.4B; in Q1 2020, it was $17.5B; in Q4 2019, FedEx's revenue was $17.3B.

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

$95M$3.1B

Since FedEx was founded in 1973, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total FedEx has raised $3.1B. FedEx's last funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $350.0K

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Debt - PPP (CARES Act)
Apr 2020
$350K - $1M

U.S. Small Business Administration.

Debt
Apr 2020
$3B
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IPO
Apr 1978
--
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Unattributed
May 1971
$95M
-

Since FedEx was founded in 1973, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total FedEx has raised $3.1B. FedEx's last funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $350.0K

Investments

COMPANY

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

Indigo is an agritech company that develops and distributes microbiomes for farmers.
$200M
Jan 05, 2020
Series F
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Gyploy is an online store that provides everyday reusable products. 
$25K
Jan 18, 2014
Grant
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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

November 27, 2020Benzinga

FedEx's Debt Overview

Shares of FedEx (NYSE: FDX) rose by 28.83% in the past three months. Before having a look at the impo... See more »
November 26, 2020Automotive News

FedEx, UPS see delivery van shortage amid e-commerce rush

The van drought sprang from pandemic-induced shutdowns at factories that build the high-ceiling and b... See more »
November 26, 2020Vietnam Insider

International Trade Challenge 2020, where the future entrepreneurs getting creative with business ideas

FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and one of the world's largest... The post Int... See more »
November 26, 2020Portland Press Herald

FedEx, UPS can't get enough vans to keep up with delivery rush - Portland Press Herald

Some of the bottleneck lies with manufacturers of custom truck bodies for step vans, which were affec... See more »
November 25, 2020NewYork Post

UPS and FedEx reportedly facing shortage of delivery vans

Shipping giants UPS and FedEx are struggling to round up the vans they need to deliver packages amid ... See more »
November 25, 2020Post & Parcel

FedEx Express Strengthens Trade Between UAE and Israel

FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corps, has launched a new route between the United Arab Emirates... See more »
November 25, 2020Air Cargo World

FedEx, UPS beef up air operations at North American airports

Growth in e-commerce continues to spur upgrades and expansions of FedEx and UPS facilities at various... See more »

FedEx Blogs

March 6, 2020FedEx Blog

FedEx再度獲「香港認可經濟營運商」認證 致力促進國際供應鏈安全

香港,2020年3月6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),再次獲得香港特別行政區香港海關認可成為... See more »
March 6, 2020FedEx Blog

FedEx Express Promotes International Supply Chain Security with Renewal of Hong Kong Authorized Economic Operator Accreditation

HONG KONG SAR, China, March 6, 2020, — FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp (NYSE: FDX) and the ... See more »
March 5, 2020FedEx Blog

FedEx e Chanje sviluppano una pionieristica infrastruttura di ricarica

Lavori in corso per l’elettrificazione di 42 filiali   MEMPHIS, Tennessee, 27 febbraio 2020—Dopo l’in... See more »
March 3, 2020FedEx Blog

페덱스(FedEx), 찬제(Chanje)와 협력하여 획기적인 전기차 충전 인프라 구축

(2020년 3월 3일) 세계 최대의 특송 회사 페덱스(FedEx)는 지난 1월, 전자 직류 충전소(Electronic Direct Current) 건설을 시작한 데 이어, 2월 2... See more »
March 2, 2020FedEx Blog

FedEx Express ancora a fianco dell'ATP World Tour

- Con il rinnovo della sponsorizzazione vengono introdotti i Ranking ATP FedEx - AMSTERDAM, 28 febb... See more »
February 28, 2020FedEx Blog

FedEx Express erneuert Sponsoring der ATP World Tour

FedEx Express, ein Tochterunternehmen der FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) und das weltweit größte Express-Tra... See more »
February 28, 2020FedEx Blog

FedEx Express continues to deliver ATP World Tour

— Renewed sponsorship introduces the FedEx ATP Rankings — AMSTERDAM, Feb. 27, 2020 – FedE... See more »

FedEx Press Releases

July 22, 2020CSRwire

FedEx Custom Critical Helps Dairy MAX 'Moo've Over 8,600 Gallons of Milk

Learn more at FedEx CaresDairy MAX, a nonprofit organization representing 900 dairy farm families acr... See more »
July 3, 2020WebWire

FedEx Welcomes the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement

�FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) recognizes the entry into force of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA... See more »
June 15, 2020CSRwire

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

Originally published by FedExFedEx Logistics, Inc., a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), is provi... See more »
June 1, 2020StreetInsider

GOIP Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire a Transportation Company that Operates FedEx Ground and Home Routes in the New York City Area

NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / June 1, 2020 / GoIP Global Inc (OTC PINK:GOIG) announced today, the signi... See more »
April 22, 2020CSRwire

FedEx Senior Global Operations Control Specialist, National Guard Pilot Conducts Expedited Mission to Deliver Virus Test Swabs Overnight

With wider-spread coronavirus testing needed in cities and states across the country preparing to pea... See more »
April 20, 2020CSRwire

FedEx Activates Project Airbridge Operation

FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world's largest express transportation... See more »
April 3, 2020University Chronicle

FedEx Custom Critical Delivers Bagged Lunches for 120,000 Students

When Richard Smith, FedEx Express Regional President and Executive Vice President, U.S. Domestic and ... See more »

FedEx Videos

November 27, 2019FedEx Vimeo Channel

"Package Security Tips from FedEx" on VIMEO

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November 19, 2019FedEx Vimeo Channel

"FedEx Captain John Hunt" on VIMEO

Brand & Legal ApprovedCast: FedEx... See more »
November 12, 2019FedEx Vimeo Channel

"Purple Runway" on VIMEO

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October 9, 2019FedEx Vimeo Channel

"FedEx and Sweetwater Sound Collaborate to Offer Hold at Location" on VIMEO

FedEx provides Sweetwater Sound customers a level of comfort knowing their purchase isn't sitting out... See more »

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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...

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FedEx's Chairman & CEO, Frederick W Smith, currently has an approval rating of 94%. FedEx's primary competitors are UPS, DHL & DPDgroup.

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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 $71.5B in revenue
  4. How much funding does FedEx have?

    FedEx has historically raised $3.1B 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 239,000 employees
  2. What sector does FedEx operate in?

    FedEx is in Courier, Logistics & Freight Services
  3. Who are FedEx's competitors?

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

    FedEx's has invested in companies such as Indigo, Gyploy