The supply firm mentioned in a press release on Tuesday that it could scale back its European workforce by between 5,500 and 6,300 because it completes the combination of TNT Categorical.
“This course of, while tough, will permit us along with the completion of the community integration to function as one firm providing larger protection, velocity of supply, prolonged operational capabilities and enhanced service ranges,” Karen Reddington, president of FedEx Categorical Europe, mentioned in a press release.
The job cuts will have an effect on operational groups and back-office features, FedEx mentioned. The plan is topic to a session course of in accordance with native guidelines and rules, it added.
FedEx acquired TNT in 2016, utilizing the Dutch supply agency to tremendously increase its highway supply community in Europe.