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November 30, 2016

Real Life Castaway: FedEx Pilot Survives 20 Hours in the Ocean

It was June 1, the first day of grouper season, and FedEx Pilot Bill Durden was out fishing.  He quickly landed two large groupers and was enjoying a beautiful day 25 miles from shore in the Gulf of Mexico. Moments later he found himself in the water, without a life jacket, watching his boat quickly motor away from

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November 28, 2016

3 Things You Might Not Know about the World’s Largest Licensed Sports Retailer

Find out how Fanatics works with FedEx to deliver your favorite sports apparel right to your doorstep.

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November 30, 2016

Volunteer Effort Marks Largest Shoreline Cleanup in Canadian History

The effects of the magnitude-9 earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan in 2011 are still felt around the world. Hundreds of volunteers recently removed more than 85,000 lbs. of plastic, tires, boating gear and other garbage from the shores of Vancouver Island. Much of the debris washed up in the period following the disaster in

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November 22, 2016

5 Reasons You Should Care About Small Business Saturday®

Nov. 26 is Small Business Saturday, a nationwide shopping tradition that kicks off the holiday season. Why care about Small Business Saturday? Be in good company. On a day that is all about celebrating small businesses, millions of people across the country Shop Small® – 95 million in 2015, including Miss Piggy. Get inspired. When

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November 10, 2016

Delivering Thanks 2016

We’re delivering thanks to some of our amazing team members who have gone above and beyond to help their neighbors in times of need. People First Philosophy | Lifesaving Actions | Going the Extra Mile | Commitment to Success People First Philosophy Daniel Andres – Wisconsin Military support receives national attention FedEx Ground Senior Human Resources Business

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November 10, 2016

Making the Holidays Special for Military Families, One Tree at a Time

For the 12th consecutive year, the Christmas SPIRIT Foundation is joining forces with FedEx for special deliveries to America’s service members and their families through the Trees for Troops program. Thanks to the generosity of tree farmers across North America, more than 18,000 real Christmas trees will be donated and delivered to close to 65

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November 2, 2016

Why Does My Package Go Through Memphis? Answers Revealed!

Is it true that every FedEx package goes through Memphis?

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November 1, 2016

“No Shave November” Spotlight: How $46 Launched Dream Beard’s Global Success

My wife, Brittany, and I started Dream Beard in 2012 with our last $46. We were just a few months into our marriage, and we didn’t know much about business or life for that matter. We had just moved from Ohio to Georgia to be closer to family, and we were living at my father-in-law’s

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October 19, 2016

FedEx Responds to Hurricane Matthew Aftermath

By Air, Land & Sea: See How Direct Relief Gets Aid Directly to Those in Need October 19, 2016 With many bridges washed out and roads destroyed, the ground transportation network in Haiti is severely damaged. Our friends at Direct Relief took immediate action and got creative to deliver relief supplies as soon as they

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October 11, 2016

Seeing the Light: Eight Days in China On Board a Flying Eye Hospital

As I watched the last piece of surgical equipment being loaded onto the MD-10 aircraft, I was struck by the mission before me—watching first hand as a portable hospital took shape, one that will fly to people in need instead of the other way around. This is an opportunity for me to witness Orbis’ sight-saving

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