A FedEx  cargo plane waits to be loaded. FedEx profits have not met expectations.

FedEx posted lower-than-expected quarterly earnings as results at its FedEx Ground and FedEx Freight units missed estimates, and it reiterated an outl(...)

TNT has been trying to stabilise earnings by focusing on its European overland network.

TNT Express NV reported a quarterly loss as restructuring measures and a provision to cover potential costs from an investigation into alleged anti-co(...)

Incoming head of United Parcel Service David Abney. Photograph: Reuters/Claro Cortes

The incoming head of United Parcel Service said today that the world’s largest parcel-delivery company will continue investing to build capacity in em(...)

The Employment Appeals Tribunal has   retired to consider the claimant’s request for €24,000, or two years salary, in compensation

A former employee of United Parcel Service (UPS) was dismissed after being told he could be a “potential bomb(...)

Independent News & Media fell back by 1.84 per cent to close at 16 cents. The company confirmed yesterday that Vincent Crowley (above), its chief executive, has agreed with the board to leave the company. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Stocks across Europe rose for a fourth week as several large companies rallied amid a resurgence in mergers-and-acquisi(...)

 TNT reiterated a forecast to lift the company’s operating profit margin to 8 per cent by 2015. Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

TNT Express NV posted an 85 per cent decline in third-quarter earnings as trading remained difficult in main European markets, prompting the Dutch pac(...)

UK supermarkets were buoyed, with Sainsbury’s rising 7.5p to 382.8p, Morrisons 2.5p ahead at 283p and Waitrose’s sales surging 16.8 per cent. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

European stocks posted their biggest weekly gain in two months amid optimism that central banks from the US to Japan will continue their stimulus meas(...)