FedEx Trade Networks Named 2012 HP Supplier of the Year

  FedEx Trade Networks Named 2012 HP Supplier of the Year

 International Freight Forwarder is Honored by the World’s Largest Technology
         Company for Innovative and Collaborative Logistics Solutions

Business Wire

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- November 15, 2012

FedEx Trade Networks, the freight forwarding arm of global shipping giant
FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), was named 2012 Global Logistics Supplier of the Year
by HP for its innovative freight forwarding solutions and collaborative
approach to customer service. The prestigious award was presented to FedEx
Trade Networks at the HP Supply Chain Supplier Summit in San Francisco last
week.

FedEx Trade Networks, the freight forwarding arm of global shipping giant
FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), w ...

FedEx Trade Networks, the freight forwarding arm of global shipping giant
FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), was named 2012 Global Logistics Supplier of the Year
by HP for its innovative freight forwarding solutions and collaborative
approach to customer service. (Photo: Business Wire)

“It is an honor to be recognized by HP for our solutions and the service we
provide,” said Fred Schardt, president and CEO, FedEx Trade Networks, Inc.
“Our company works closely with customers to understand their supply chain and
develop integrated solutions to meet their needs. This award is a reflection
of the success of that approach, the strength of our capabilities and our
team’s commitment across the globe.”

In this case, FedEx Trade Networks provided an end-to-end solution from
Asia-Pacific to the United States that allows HP’s supply chain to speed up,
slow down and mode shift as needed. The flexible solution involves dedicated
customer service and relies on close coordination with HP’s manufacturers,
customers and other service providers, including seamless collaboration within
the FedEx operating companies.

“As part of FedEx, we have access to an unparalleled network of capabilities,
which benefits organizations with multiple shipping needs like HP,” continued
Schardt. “We are proud of the relationship and solutions we’ve built with HP
and will continue to provide innovative logistics strategies that help keep
their supply chain running smoothly.”

To determine the Global Logistics Supplier of the Year Award winner, HP
evaluated an elite group of suppliers with outstanding performance,
exemplifying principles of delivering greater value, including enhanced
revenue, cost savings and process efficiencies.

About FedEx Trade Networks

FedEx Trade Networks, and its predecessor companies, have more than 100 years
of experience in international trade. The company's advanced technology and
network of worldwide locations and alliances enables it to provide
comprehensive ocean and air international freight forwarding, customs
brokerage, global order logistics, distribution and surface transportation,
trade advisory services and advanced e-commerce and trade facilitation
solutions. FedEx Trade Networks has the resources and support to help
customers of all sizes navigate the intricacies of shipping goods globally.
For more information, visit ftn.fedex.com.

About FedEx

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) provides customers and businesses worldwide with a
broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services. With
annual revenues of $43 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
300,000 team members to remain "absolutely, positively" focused on safety, the
highest ethical and professional standards and the needs of their customers
and communities. For more information, visit news.fedex.com.

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Contact:

FedEx Trade Networks
Michael Bielskis, 901-684-4868
michael.bielskis@fedex.com
 
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