16:46 uur 27-03-2018

FedEx biedt ruimere mogelijkheden voor e-commerce met de acquisitie van P2P

P2P is toonaangevend op het gebied van last-mile delivery-oplossingen en zorgt daarmee voor uitbreiding van de wereldwijde FedEx-portfolio

MEMPHIS, Tenn .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) heeft vandaag aangekondigd dat het P2P Mailing Limited, een toonaangevende leverancier van wereldwijde e-commerce transportoplossingen, voor 92 miljoen GBP heeft overgenomen. P2P’s mogelijkheden vormen een aanvulling op en uitbreiding van de FedEx-portfolio met oplossingen die een belangrijke bijdrage leveren aan de snelgroeiende wereldwijde e-commerce.

P2P biedt klanten unieke afleveringsopties voor last-mile delivery, waarbij gebruik wordt gemaakt van de relaties met particuliere, post-, retail- en clearance-providers in meer dan 200 landen. De toonaangevende technologie en processen bieden plug-and-play-opties met carrier-netwerken en klantsystemen.

FedEx Expanding E-Commerce Capabilities with Acquisition of P2P

A leader in last-mile delivery solutions, P2P expands the FedEx global portfolio

MEMPHIS, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– FedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX) announced today that it has acquired P2P Mailing Limited, a leading provider of worldwide e-commerce transportation solutions, for £92 million. P2P’s capabilities complement and expand the FedEx portfolio of offerings important to the rapidly growing global e-commerce marketplace.

P2P provides customers with unique last-mile delivery options, leveraging its relationships with private, postal, retail and clearance providers in over 200 countries. Its industry-leading technology and processes provide plug-and-play options with carrier networks and customer systems.

P2P is headquartered in Laindon, United Kingdom and will operate as a subsidiary of FedEx Cross Border within the FedEx Trade Networks operating company.

“Global e-commerce continues to grow at a rapid pace, and more and more merchants, marketplaces, e-commerce and social platforms are looking for innovative, cost-effective ways to get merchandise from distribution points in one country to customers in another,” said Carl W. Asmus, president and CEO, FedEx Cross Border. “By adding P2P to the FedEx portfolio, we will be able to effectively serve even more elements of the e-commerce market.”

“This acquisition is a further step in achieving the global mission of the FedEx Trade Networks group to provide specialized solutions to customers,” said Richard W. Smith, president and CEO, FedEx Trade Networks, Inc. “We are pleased to welcome the P2P team members into the FedEx family of companies and look forward to combining the talents of both teams to contribute to our continued success.”

About FedEx Corp.

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) provides customers and businesses worldwide with a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services. With annual revenues of $64 billion, the company offers integrated business applications through operating companies competing collectively and managed collaboratively, under the respected FedEx brand. Consistently ranked among the world’s most admired and trusted employers, FedEx inspires its more than 425,000 team members to remain “absolutely, positively” focused on safety, the highest ethical and professional standards and the needs of their customers and communities. To learn more about how FedEx connects people and possibilities around the world, please visit about.fedex.com.

Contacts

FedEx Corp.
Patrick Fitzgerald, 901-818-7300

 

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