FedEx

  • fedex corporation
    type
    public
    traded as
    • fdx
    • djta component
    • s&p 100 component
    • s&p 500 component
    us31428x1063 edit this on wikidata
    industrycourier
    founded1971; 49 years ago (1971)
    (as federal express corporation)
    little rock, arkansas
    founderfrederick w. smith
    headquarters
    memphis, tennessee
    ,
    u.s.
    area served
    worldwide
    key people
    • frederick w. smith
      (chairman & ceo)
    • raj subramaniam
      (coo)
    productspost delivery, express mail, freight forwarding, third-party logistics
    revenueincrease us$65.450 billion (2018)[1]
    operating income
    decrease us$4.870 billion (2018)[1]
    net income
    increase us$4.572 billion (2018)[1]
    total assetsincrease us$52.330 billion (2018)[1]
    total equityincrease us$19.416 billion (2018)[1]
    number of employees
    425,000 (2018)
    subsidiariesoffice, express, ground, freight, supply chain, custom critical, trade networks, services, .com edit this at wikidata

    fedex corporation is an american multinational delivery services company headquartered in memphis, tennessee.[2] the name "fedex" is a syllabic abbreviation of the name of the company's original air division, federal express (now fedex express), which was used from 1973 until 2000. the company is known for its overnight shipping service and pioneering a system that could track packages and provide real-time updates on package location, a feature that has now been implemented by most other carrier services.[3] fedex is also one of the top contractors of the us government.

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FedEx Corporation
Public
Traded as
US31428X1063 Edit this on Wikidata
IndustryCourier
Founded1971; 49 years ago (1971)
(as Federal Express Corporation)
Little Rock, Arkansas
FounderFrederick W. Smith
Headquarters,
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
  • Raj Subramaniam
    (COO)
ProductsPost delivery, express mail, freight forwarding, third-party logistics
RevenueIncrease US$65.450 billion (2018)[1]
Decrease US$4.870 billion (2018)[1]
Increase US$4.572 billion (2018)[1]
Total assetsIncrease US$52.330 billion (2018)[1]
Total equityIncrease US$19.416 billion (2018)[1]
Number of employees
425,000 (2018)
SubsidiariesOffice, Express, Ground, Freight, Supply Chain, Custom Critical, Trade Networks, Services, .com Edit this at Wikidata

FedEx Corporation is an American multinational delivery services company headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee.[2] The name "FedEx" is a syllabic abbreviation of the name of the company's original air division, Federal Express (now FedEx Express), which was used from 1973 until 2000. The company is known for its overnight shipping service and pioneering a system that could track packages and provide real-time updates on package location, a feature that has now been implemented by most other carrier services.[3] FedEx is also one of the top contractors of the US government.