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  1. Greece faces supply-chain crunch as crisis deepensRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Supply chain experts say that Greek importers and exporters could be affected as soon as this week by the country's decision over the weekend to shut down its banking system for at least seven days as it seeks to prevent money from flooding out of the country. That decision will have an immediate impact on local Greek companies' access to capital and ability to get supplies, which could ripple out through regional and global supply chains over the next few weeks or months, the experts said.


  2. FedEx submits offer to buy TNT, awaiting regulatory approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Friday, FedEx asked the European Commission to give the regulatory green light for its a 4.4 billion bid for Dutch package delivery rival TNT Express. The deal would combine TNT's established European road network with the Memphis-based company's global air fleet giving FedEx Corp. a larger European market share to compete with UPS and Deutsche Post's DHL.


  3. FedEx Seeks European Approval for TNT Express AcquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Daily News

    European Union regulators should rule on FedEx Corp .' s bid to acquire Dutch logistics firm TNT Express by Aug. 3. Memphis-based FedEx on Friday, June 26, submitted a required filing to the European Commission to obtain regulatory approval for the nearly $5 billion takeover of TNT Express, the largest deal in FedEx's 42-year history.


  4. Will FedEx (FDX) Stock be Affected by TNT Bid Approval Request?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    If it goes through, the acquisition of TNT Express would enhance the company's reach in Europe and extend its competition with United Parcel Service In 2013 TNT Express agreed to a takeover offer from UPS, but it was rejected by the European Commission. Analysts are expecting the deal between FedEx and TNT Express to cause fewer issued than the UPS deal, as it would create strong competition in Europe, Reuters noted.


  5. Dividend-Paying Stocks To Own Despite A Rate HikeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Barron's

    Dividends are a huge force for investors: As Morgan Stanley's Adam Parker and his team note, 40% of the total equity market performance in the US over the last century has come from dividends. Yet with an interest rate hike possibly arriving before the end of the year, investors are in a bind: The historical value of owning dividend-paying stock is clear, yet rising rates are also historically shown to be bad news for high-yielding stocks.


  6. Wilmoth: Gotta Go? Just Ask for Permission FirstRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    Here's a topic that's a little delicate in naturea but when "nature calls," what do you do? If you are like most people, you proceed to the appropriate room and do your thing. No questions asked.


  7. EU regulators to decide on Fedex's , TNT deal by Aug. 3Read the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    European Union antitrust regulators will rule by Aug. 3 whether to clear U.S. package delivery service company FedEx's 4.4-billion-euro bid for Dutch peer TNT Express, the European Commission said on Monday. FedEx, which wants to merge its air fleet with TNT's extensive European road network to better compete with rivals United Parcel Service and Deutsche Post, sought EU approval last Friday.


  8. Amazon's Shipping Strategy And Why It Must WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Seeking Alpha

    It seems just about every few days there's another story on how Amazon is going to take steps to address the rising costs of shipping; especially in light of the fact Amazon Prime is the future of the company, and it will struggle if it can't deal with the shipping costs which are eating into margin and earnings. In 2014 shipping costs jumped 31 percent, while revenue growth came in at 19.5 percent.


  9. Magic Valley Air Force: tiny planes, big funRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Jackson Sun

    From 9 years old to 90 years old, Magic Valley Air Force offers a hobby that's fun for all. Magic Valley Air Force: tiny planes, big fun From 9 years old to 90 years old, Magic Valley Air Force offers a hobby that's fun for all.


  10. FedEx requests TNT bid approval from EU regulatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Big News

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.


  11. UPS opens new facility in Abu DhabiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | AME Info

    Global logistics leader UPS today announced the opening of a new package sorting facility with warehousing and contract logistics capabilities in Abu Dhabi. The new facility will triple the existing sorting capacity, providing faster transit times for customers in Abu Dhabi and facilitating UPS ExpressTM shipments to major Middle East destinations and India by the end of the next business day.


  12. West Tenn. couple: 'We're crying happy tears'aRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Jackson Sun

    Lauren Scott, a Carroll County resident, said she and her fiancA e, Brittney Barber, were engaged in May and planned to marry in St. Louis this September. But those plans may change because of Friday's U.S. Supr West Tenn.


  13. FedEx says has requested EU approval for $4.9 billion TNT bidRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    FedEx will seek clearance from the Dutch financial market authority AFM before June 30, with the offer expected to close in the first half of 2016, Gale said.


  14. EEOC updates pregnancy discrimination guidanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Business Insurance

    The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has issued an update of its enforcement guidance on pregnancy discrimination that is based on the U.S. Supreme Court's March ruling in Peggy Young v. United Parcel Service Inc. That ruling revived a part-time worker's pregnancy discrimination lawsuit against UPS, in which she had charged that the Atlanta-based package delivery company had acted unlawfully in refusing to accommodate her lifting restriction while it had accommodated other drivers who were unable to work for other reasons.


  15. FedEx says has requested EU approval for US$4.9 billion TNT bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 |

    FedEx has asked the European Union's competition regulator to approve its 4.4-billion-euro bid for Dutch rival TNT Express , the U.S. package delivery service company. A FedEx Express McDonnell Douglas DC-10 takes off from San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, California, February 14, 2015.


  16. FedEx says has requested EU approval for $4.9 bln TNT bidRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | Reuters

    FedEx has asked the European Union's competition regulator to approve its 4.4-billion-euro bid for Dutch rival TNT Express , the U.S. package delivery service company. The deal, which will combine FedEx's air fleet with TNT's sizeable European road network, will extend FedEx's reach in competition with United Parcel Service and Deutsche Post .


  17. Erickson Secures Uruguayan Air Force Flight Training ContractRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Freshnews

    Erickson Incorporated , a leading global provider of aviation services, is pleased to announce today that the company has contracted with Chilcott, Inc. to provide flight currency training for the Fuerza Aerea Uruguaya . The training will be conducted entirely in Spanish.


  18. The Robots Are Coming. To Put You in an Index FundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Bloomberg

    You're sitting down with your financial adviser and looking her right in the eye. Is she advising you? Or selling you? Some financial advisers, like doctors and lawyers, have a legal duty to put their clients' interests first.


  19. Kuehne + Nagel Agrees to Buy ReTransRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Transport Topics

    Swiss logistics company Kuehne + Nagel Group announced an agreement to acquire ReTrans Inc., a Tennessee-based freight management company, to expand the buyer's U.S. operations. Since January, FedEx Corp., No.


  20. FedEx Is a Long-Term BuyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 |

    In this article let's take a look at FedEx Corporation , the leader in global express delivery services, which provides guaranteed domestic and international air express, residential and business ground package delivery, heavy freight and logistics services. Although revenue increased, when compared to the same quarter one year before, it was below the forecast.