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The worldwide express fleet: Part II

The worldwide express fleet: Part II

April 16, 2015 at 9:43 am 0 comments

Yesterday, we began a three-part look at the jet freighter fleet operated by, or for, the integrated express companies. Part I looked at the way the combined fleet has changed over time, but there were also significant changes on a company-by-company basis, and that is what we will examine today, startingRead More

The worldwide express fleet

The worldwide express fleet

April 15, 2015 at 10:27 am 0 comments

Today, we begin a three-part analysis of the worldwide express freighter fleet. Over the next two days will look at the fleet on a company-by-company basis, and conclude with our thoughts on how the fleet will evolve in the future. But today we start with a look at the overall fleetRead More

What next for TNT Airways?

What next for TNT Airways?

April 8, 2015 at 10:54 am 0 comments

EU law will require FedEx to divest the TNT Airways fleet if its takeover of TNT Express is allowed to proceed. But just what is that fleet, and what will happen to it when it is divested? We last visited this subject in 2012, when UPS and TNT were goingRead More

FedEx offers €4.4 billion for TNT

FedEx offers €4.4 billion for TNT

April 7, 2015 at 10:42 am 0 comments

“It’s déjà vu all over again.” Or is it? Do the words of the famous American philosopher Yogi Berra apply to FedEx’s offer to buy TNT? Or is it significantly different from UPS’ attempt to do the same thing two years ago? (An attempt that was torpedoed by the EuropeanRead More

TNT’s turnaround – a work in progress

TNT’s turnaround – a work in progress

February 17, 2015 at 10:51 am 0 comments

TNT reported a net fourth-quarter loss of €137 million, a substantial decline from the €32 million profit reported in 4Q13. As shown in the charts at right, revenue in the quarter was up 1.6% to €1.79 billion, and reported operating income fell from €79 million in 4Q13 to a lossRead More

TNT increases its focus on road transport

TNT increases its focus on road transport

November 12, 2014 at 10:35 am 0 comments

TNT reported a net loss of EUR56 million in the third quarter of 2014, well down from a EUR6 million profit in 3Q13, as revenue declined 2.0% y-o-y to EUR1.65 billion. Operating income in the quarter went from slightly positive (EUR3 million) a year ago to a EUR47 million lossRead More

France launches investigation of express companies

July 21, 2014 at 10:17 am 0 comments

French anti-trust regulator goes after package delivery companies. DHL, FedEx, TNT, and the UK’s Royal Mail are among delivery firms targeted in by the Autorité de la Concurrence in an ongoing anti-trust investigation of their French divisions. According to a report in Bloomberg, FedEx, Royal Mail, and TNT have indicatedRead More

TNT says it must “move more by road”

TNT says it must “move more by road”

May 22, 2014 at 9:05 am 0 comments

Netherlands-based express company TNT reported first-quarter 2014 net income of €1 million, down from €144 million in the first quarter of 2013, as revenue declined 6.6% to €1.61 billion. Reported operating income for the quarter was down 92.2% to €17 million, from €219 million in 1Q13. However, the reported figuresRead More