FedEx releases new BlackBerry app and enhanced mobile website
MEMPHIS, TENN., Oct. 1, 2010 — FedEx has released a new BlackBerry app and enhanced mobile website to help customers ship, track and find FedEx locations on the go.
The new app and website allow customers to immediately access information about FedEx shipments. In addition to the BlackBerry app, anyone with a Web-enabled phone or handheld device can use the FedEx Mobile website to:
• Track the status of a package and use My FedEx Tracking for additional shipment details
• Get a rate quote
• Create a shipping label and access your FedEx Ship Manager Address Book
• Schedule a U.S. or international pickup
• Find a nearby FedEx location using your smart phone’s GPS (available on iPhone or Android only) or by entering your location
“It is our vision to give all FedEx customers immediate access to FedEx products and services regardless of their physical location, preferred language or device,” said Charlie Ciaramitaro, Director of Marketing for FedEx Services. “These two mobile tools are putting us another step closer to achieving that goal.”
The FedEx Mobile for BlackBerry app is available for free at fedex.com (http://www.fedex.com/us/solutions/mobile/blackberry.html). The FedEx Mobile website is at http://m.fedex.com.
FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) provides customers and businesses worldwide with a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services. With annual revenues of $36 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 280,000 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 news.fedex.com.