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August 16, 2017

Solar Eclipse Shines Light on FedEx Customer

While tens of millions of people in North America will be looking up at the sky on Monday, Aug. 21, dozens of employees at American Paper Optics outside of Memphis have been heads down for years getting ready.

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August 16, 2017

Did You Know? 10 Things About the 2017 FedEx Annual Report

Check out the 2017 FedEx Annual Report to learn about our accomplishments in the 2017 fiscal year and our plans for the future. Here are 10 highlights: FedEx Corp. revenue exceeded $60 billion for the first time in company history. Dave Bronczek joined FedEx in 1976 as a package handler. In 2017, he became President

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August 16, 2017

Why NAFTA Matters Now

When it comes to the economy of the United States, a lot has changed in 23 years.

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August 10, 2017

‘Field in a Box™’ is a Game Changer for Underprivileged Youth

One year after FedEx and the UEFA Foundation for Children installed their first ‘Field in a Box™’, an artificial turf football (soccer) field delivered in two shipping containers to Cañada Real, an impoverished neighborhood near Madrid, the impact has been far reaching. “This football field has been a game changer for the young people of

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August 7, 2017

Newborns in Crisis: FedEx Operations Manager Fosters More Than 75 Critical Need Babies

FedEx operations manager Jim Madill and his wife Lisa give a whole new meaning to the term empty nest syndrome. Find out how.

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July 24, 2017

Discover the Secret Behind 40 Years of Perfect Attendance

Find out the secret behind Ken Peddicord’s attendance streak and how a sixth grade sickness started it all.

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July 24, 2017

Botswana Students Learn Coding in Two Weeks, Turn Box Into Bot

Kamogelo and Robin live in Ramotswa, a small village outside of Gaberone, the capital of Botswana. This spring, in only two weeks, they taught themselves computer programming. Their lofty goal? Take a 42-pound box filled with robot parts and turn it into a remote-controlled robot to compete against other teams from around the world. FedEx

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July 6, 2017

Mobile Field Hospital Can Deploy to Disasters in Hours

The following is a guest post by Nikola Usenovic from International Medical Corps. Hurricane. Earthquake. Tsunami. For millions of people, those words have real, heavy meaning. The paralyzing fear brought by major catastrophe is not simply the loss of possessions. These disasters often snuff out even the basic structures of a region’s health care system.

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June 27, 2017

FedEx Courier Returns to American Ninja Warrior

FedEx Express courier Kyle Mendoza recently appeared on American Ninja Warrior. Hear what he had to say about his latest experience.

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June 14, 2017

Fred Smith Discusses How Global Trade Benefits the United States

Like businesses large and small, FedEx operates in an increasingly interconnected economy that relies on global trade. Speaking recently with Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam in Nashville at the 36/86 Entrepreneurship and Technology conference, Mr. Smith shared his thoughts on how we all benefit from trade and must work to overcome barriers to global success.

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