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FedEx - Delivering Lawn Worm Cast Solutions

FedEx - Delivering Lawn Worm Cast SolutionsIf you are an Internet user, you would have ordered something online and waited eagerly for it’s arrival. 

Some of the large High Street retail stores and online stores have some serious logistics behind their shipping modules and are able to ship their customers orders out quickly, some the next day even if an order is received as late as 21:00 the night before – quite remarkable.

The Team at The Lawn Company, the organisation behind the successful Lawn Shop also realize that lawn owners want their orders within a reasonable amount of time having placed an order in The Lawn Shop. 

In order to faciliate an effective and timely delivery service of customers orders, having an efficient courier company and or network supporting the courier company is paramount.

Together with Eagle Express Couriers and Fed Ex, The Lawn Shop Team are able to get their lawn worm cast control product, CastClear out to lawn owners and clients quickly with little fuss so that they may benefit from this non pestcide lawn worm cast control product.

History of Fed Ex - In 1965, Yale University undergraduate Frederick W. Smith wrote a term paper about the passenger route systems used by most airfreight shippers, which he viewed as economically inadequate. Smith wrote of the need for shippers to have a system designed specifically for airfreight that could accommodate time-sensitive shipments such as medicines, computer parts and electronics. 

In August of 1971 following a stint in the military, Smith bought controlling interest in Arkansas Aviation Sales, located in Little Rock, Ark. While operating his new firm, Smith identified the tremendous difficulty in getting packages and other airfreight delivered within one to two days. This dilemma motivated him to do the necessary research for resolving the inefficient distribution system. Thus, the idea for Federal Express was born: a company that revolutionized global business practices and now defines speed and reliability.

Federal Express was so-named due to the patriotic meaning associated with the word "Federal," which suggested an interest in nationwide economic activity. At that time, Smith hoped to obtain a contract with the Federal Reserve Bank and, although the proposal was denied, he believed the name was a particularly good one for attracting public attention and maintaining name recognition.

The company incorporated in June 1971 and officially began operations on April 17, 1973, with the launch of 14 small aircraft from Memphis International Airport. On that night, Federal Express delivered 186 packages to 25 U.S. cities from Rochester, NY, to Miami.

Company headquarters were moved to Memphis, a city selected for its geographical center to the original target market cities for small packages. In addition, the Memphis weather was excellent and rarely caused closures at Memphis International Airport. The airport was also willing to make the necessary improvements for the operation and had additional hangar space readily available.

Though the company did not show a profit until July 1975, it soon became the premier carrier of high-priority goods in the marketplace and the standard setter for the industry it established. 

Source - Federal Express & The Lawn Shop

 

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