FedEx Express Canada Opens New Facility in Peterborough



    Continued Investment Delivers on Customer Needs in Kawartha Region

    PETERBOROUGH, ON, May 26 /CNW/ - Federal Express Canada Ltd. ("FedEx
Express Canada"), a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE:   FDX), today announced the
opening of its new Peterborough facility at 2015 Fisher Drive. The state of
the art building features more than 16,000 square feet of space, exceptional
accessibility and customer service areas, and the capacity to sort 1,044
packages per hour. With a commitment to providing exceptional customer service
to the community, the new facility represents a substantial increase in size.
"We are very excited about the opening of this new facility," said Pina
Starnino, vice president, operations, FedEx Express Canada. "This is just one
example of the many ways in which FedEx Express Canada continues to invest in
local communities. Not only will this location provide quality service, but it
will also increase operational efficiencies and, in turn, improve business in
this community."
    The Peterborough operation began in the spring of 1989 with premises of
2,000 square feet. Volume has grown over the past 20 years and today there are
18 employees, serving Peterborough, Cobourg, Uxbridge, Bancroft and
Halliburton.
    "Our new facility is a reflection of the ongoing commitment FedEx Express
Canada demonstrates as we prepare for future growth," said Starnino. "Our long
term objective is to continue to deliver the highest level of service to our
customers, while demonstrating continued commitment to the local community."
    The Peterborough facility provides express and ground transportation
services and offers the following advantages:

    
    -   Ability to accommodate 11 vehicles on the conveyor system
    -   Sort System Capacity of 1,044 packages per hour
    -   Courtesy phone for customers
    -   Direct highway access and enhanced visibility
    

    About FedEx Express Canada

    Federal Express Canada Ltd. is a global logistics and transportation
company offering domestic and international shipping and electronic commerce
solutions. The company uses advanced package status tracking systems,
automated customs clearance services and a dedicated air and ground
transportation network to serve Canadian and global markets. FedEx Express
Canada employs approximately 5,000 people in over 60 facilities
coast-to-coast. For more information, visit www.fedex.ca





For further information:

For further information: Susan Hayes, Manager, Customer and Corporate
Communications, FedEx Express Canada, (905) 212-5378 (office)

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