FedEx to end ground delivery business with Amazon

NEW YORK (AP) — FedEx says it will no longer make ground deliveries for Amazon as the online shopping giant builds its own fleet and becomes more of a threat to delivery companies.

The announcement Wednesday comes two months after FedEx terminated its air delivery contract with Amazon. FedEx said dumping Amazon is part of its plan to go after more e-commerce deliveries from other companies.

Traditional retailers like Walmart and Target want to sell more of their goods online, which in turn allows FedEx to distance itself from Amazon.com without suffering the same competitive damage it might once have.

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Way to go FedEx!! While USPS drowns in red ink, FedEx will continue to profit and expand it’s services

The only reason usps is even in the red is because they are the only company in history that is being reqired to prepay 75 years of benefits for its employees.