Blue Dart expands network as industry preps for Indian e-commerce boom

Reflecting rising optimism in India as a burgeoning e-commerce market, and subsequent investment into the country’s logistics, air cargo, and e-commerce markets, Deutsche Post-DHL Group’s Blue Dart is pursuing a major expansion plan to expand its logistics network to connect every home in India. Blue Dart is the leading third-party logistics provider in India and […]

FedEx launches e-commerce solution to counter Fulfillment by Amazon

Yesterday, FedEx Supply Chain (formerly GENCO), the 3PL subsidiary of FedEx Corp. launched a new product, FedEx Fulfillment, which promises to be a direct competitor to Amazon’s popular Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) program. Like Fulfillment by Amazon, FedEx Fulfillment offers small and medium-sized businesses the opportunity to outsource order fulfillment across multiple channels, including websites […]

Two logistics acquisitions for FedEx

Bongo and Genco may sound like the name of a circus act, but in fact Genco is a US-based 3PL specializing in reverse logistics, while Bongo International, also US-based, specializes in cross-border e-commerce technology and solutions. Both were recently acquired by FedEx. Of the big three integrators, FedEx has historically been the least involved in […]
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