FedEx buys Northwest Research

As posted by Post and Parcel
Thursday, October 19th, 2017

FedEx has bought the inventory research and management company Northwest Research.

“Northwest Research’s unique technological capabilities will further enhance the FedEx customer experience by adding a suite of solutions to the FedEx portfolio that help proactively resolve at-risk shipments,” said Robert B. Carter, executive vice president and chief information officer of FedEx.

Northwest Research is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah. Northwest Research currently has operations in Salt Lake City, Memphis, and Canada.

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