Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa (AMEA)

Renew Bonds of Sibling Love with FedEx Rakhi Offer, Get a Chance to Win a Smartphone


MUMBAI, India, Aug 5, 2014 — FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, announces the launch of its FedEx Rakhi offer 2014. The offer gives sisters an exciting opportunity to win a smartphone simply by shipping a Rakhi with FedEx and participating in the contest.

Priced at an all-inclusive flat rate of INR 200 and INR 1500 for domestic and international shipments respectively, sisters can send a beautiful hand-crafted Rakhi and a greeting card to any of 19,000 postal codes within India and more than 220 countries worldwide using FedEx.

“The FedEx Rakhi Offer is our endeavour to connect siblings that cannot be together this festive season. We are enabling easy access so that sisters can reach out to their brothers across India or globally. We hope our efforts will bring back cherished memories during this wonderful celebration,” said David Canavan, vice president, Operations, FedEx Express India.

Customers can take advantage of the FedEx Rakhi Offer by visiting the FedEx World Service Centres (WSCs) or the FedEx Authorised Ship Centres (FASCs) across India. To participate in the contest, sisters can log on to or send an SMS to 57575. The Rakhis and the greeting cards are designed and created by Aseema Charitable Trust, a Mumbai based NGO, equipping children from marginalized communities with high quality, value-based education through their schools.

FedEx Rakhi Offer

· Ship attractive Rakhis and greeting cards to 19000 postal codes in India and 220 countries with FedEx, at special all-inclusive domestic and international rates.

Smartphone Winner of The Day Contest

· With the FedEx Rakhi Offer, just tell us how special it is to celebrate Raksha Bandhan with your brother and get a chance to win a smartphone.