Chennai ,2017—FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, today announced the winner of its Indian Small Business Grant Contest.
At the finale of the contest held in Mumbai, Nashik based Varun Agro Processing Foods Pvt. Ltd. was named the winner by a panel comprised of Jayanta Banerjee, managing partner for ASK Pravi Capital Advisors Pvt. Ltd., and Ashish Fafadia, chief financial officer for Blume Ventures, plus two representatives from FedEx Express Middle East, Indian Subcontinent & Africa: Patrick Charles, vice president, Sales, and K. Sukumar, managing director, Operations.
The FedEx Express Small Business Grant Contest has been held for the first time in India, receiving more than 100 entries from across various industries.
FedEx Express plays an essential role in connecting small businesses with a world of opportunities through its global network of 220 countries and territories. Offering a range of shipping solutions, FedEx provides peace of mind to small businesses, enabling them to focus on their core business.
For more information about the FedEx Small Business Grant Contest in India, please visit fedex.com/grant contest/in.
About FedEx Express
FedEx Express is the world’s largest express transportation company, 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.
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 $60 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 400,000 team members to remain “absolutely, positively” focused on safety, the highest ethical and professional standards and the needs of their customers and communities. To learn more about how FedEx connects people and possibilities around the world, please visit about.fedex.com.