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Amazon bans third-party sellers from using FedEx Ground to ship Prime orders

December 17, 2019


Amazon ceased shipping orders with FedEx Express and FedEx Ground after FedEx declined to renew the retailer’s contract earlier this summer. At the time, FedEx was carrying roughly 1.6% of Amazon’s total package volume, representing 1.3% of the carrier’s overall revenue. Executives said the cost-intensive nature of the retailer’s shipments meant dropping them could open up resources for FedEx to expand its customer base in the broader e-commerce market.

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