Express Cargo

In-depth coverage of express cargo shipping news and companies such as UPS and TNT Express.

Commentary

EU regulators recently approved FedEx’s acquisition of TNT after considering restrictions to ensure competitiveness in the market just a month earlier. If any customers or competitors are thinking of filing objections, they should be reminded that there would be no sound basis for any such move.

News & Analysis

07 Jul 2017
Nippon Express’ move comes amid a growing interest in the African market among Japanese companies.
28 Jun 2017
FedEx European subsidiary TNT Express is the second major transportation operator affected by a global cyberattack.
21 Jun 2017
FedEx, undecided about whether to follow UPS in imposing holiday season surcharges, is talking with volume customers on pricing. Best advice: Avoid last-minute shipping.
09 Jun 2017
As e-commerce reshapes fulfillment and transportation, the effects are evident among logistics companies that make the Fortune 500 list of largest US companies.
22 May 2017
Nippon Express wants to capitalize on the growing demand for such services.
21 Apr 2017
Japan’s logistics companies are increasingly turning to India as the Chinese economy is losing steam and the Japanese economy expands only moderately.
11 Apr 2017
Forward Air has expanded its US Midwest-focused drayage footprint to the Southeast.
21 Mar 2017
Shippers spent more on dedicated trucking and last-mile deliveries last year, benefiting top tier carriers. Will industrial and consumer freight follow in 2017?
14 Mar 2017
The fines could total $850 million.
08 Mar 2017
UPS has not said whether it will seek damages following the ruling.