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FedEx Sponsors ATP Shanghai Masters for Third Year

SHANGHAI, September 25, 2013 – FedEx Express (FedEx), a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and one of the world’s largest express transportation companies,

the title sponsor of the tournament shuttle bus service, FedEx is improving the service to provide tennis fans with even more rapid, efficient and convenient transport to and from the Qizhong Tennis Center.

“We are very honored to play an important role in the ATP Shanghai Masters for the third year in a row,” said Eddy Chan, head of China, FedEx Express. “The ATP Shanghai Masters offers FedEx and the professional tennis players a live platform to demonstrate our shared attributes of speed, precision and reliability.”

For ATP fans attending the tournament, the FedEx booth will have a large world map marked with different cities on display, which will serve as the basis for interactive games through which participants can win prizes. The official FedEx micro-blog ( will launch a series of ATP activities including inviting tennis fans to upload pictures and posts for the FedEx sponsored shuttle bus service as well as onsite photos featuring the FedEx brand. Participants in the micro-blog activities are eligible for special ATP Shanghai Masters gifts.

Also at the ATP Shanghai Masters, FedEx and Hands On Shanghai, a local non-profit organization, will conduct a special tennis clinic for children of migrant workers. These 10 -12 year-olds will have the chance to learn tennis basics from professional tennis coaches and cultivate an interest in tennis with FedEx volunteers.

About FedEx Express

FedEx Express is one of the world’s largest express transportation companies, providing fast and reliable delivery to more than 220 countries and territories. FedEx Express uses a global air-and-ground network to speed delivery of time-sensitive shipments, by a definite time and date with a money-back guarantee[1].

About FedEx Corp.

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) provides customers and businesses worldwide with a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services. With annual revenues of $45 billion, the company offers integrated business applications through operating companies competing collectively and managed collaboratively, under the respected FedEx brand. Consistently ranked among the world’s most admired and trusted employers, FedEx inspires its more than 300,000 team members to remain “absolutely, positively” focused on safety, the highest ethical and professional standards and the needs of their customers and communities. For more information, visit

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