FedEx blend specialty logistics & e-commerce solutions to ease customers access
January 20, 2018: FedEx Corporation has recently announced the realignment of its specialty logistics and e-commerce solutions in a new structure under FedEx Trade Networks, Inc. (FTN) from March 1, thereby creating an organisation focused on serving the unique needs of this important growth driver.
'In order to improve our ability to leverage the unique capabilities of our specialty companies, we are realigning several companies in a new organisational structure under FedEx Trade Networks, led by Richard Smith our CEO,' said David Bronczek, president and chief operating officer of FedEx Corporation.
'Richard brings a strong background in working with the unique capabilities that have existed in many parts of the FedEx portfolio for several years, and is well suited to lead this new organization that will bring these solutions to customers more seamlessly than ever,' said Bronczek.
A new company called FedEx Forward Depots will be responsible for critical inventory and service parts logistics, 3-D printing, repair center and the FedEx Packaging Lab.
'This realignment under FedEx Trade Networks will allow us to offer customers the full power of our wide array of unique and competitively advantaged customized services in a way that is even more convenient and intuitive,' said Smith.
'I am delighted to lead this organisation of talented FedEx team members in delivering to customers the power of the broad FedEx global portfolio,' he said.