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FedEx buys Bongo International

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FedEx Corp. has acquired Bongo International, a provider of cross border enablement technologies and solutions. Bongo International's capabilities complement and expand the FedEx portfolio of offerings important to the rapidly growing global e-commerce marketplace.

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Bongo International's technology and processes provide a comprehensive and integrated end-to-end solution that helps retailers and e-tailers grow by reaching international e-commerce consumers.

Bongo International's capabilities include duty and tax calculations; export compliance management; HS classification; currency conversions; international payment options inclusive of language translation; shopping cart management and fraud protection.

With a base of over 2,000 retailers across Europe, the UK and U.S., Bongo International is currently delivering cross border enablement solutions to more than 200 countries worldwide.

Bongo International is headquartered in St. Petersburg, Fla. and will operate as a subsidiary of FedEx Trade Networks.

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