Category Archives: Industry news

FedEx Announces ISP Transition Schedule

FedEx announced last month that all contractors would be transitioning to the ISP model by 2020.  At the time of the announcement, the details for the transition had not yet been disclosed.  Those contractors who were not already operating under the ISP model were made aware that at some point over the next four years, they too would be given a new contract.  While these contractors won’t know the details of their contracts until such time as they enter negotiations with FedEx, they now know when their transition window will take place.

 

FedEx Ranks as 39th Most Reputable Company in the World

According to the Reputation Institute, published in Forbes, FedEx ranked # 39 on the 2015 list, up 15 points from its 2014 position.  Companies achieve a spot on the Global Rep Trak list based on the public’s perception of seven categories: innovation, leadership, governance, citizenship, workplace, performance and products/services.  Continue reading FedEx Ranks as 39th Most Reputable Company in the World

Election Impact: The effect on private business sales

Regardless of what side of the aisle you’re on, elections have a big impact on our capital markets and yesterday’s election results will be no different.  Sellers of small businesses will likely see an uptick in buyer activity due, in large part, to the fact that “investors are notoriously averse to uncertainty and the conclusion of an election will help lend some visibility into the future.” Continue reading Election Impact: The effect on private business sales