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January 26, 2015

Fans and Players Aren’t Only Ones Arriving Early for Super Bowl XLIX

We used our logistical expertise to move the iconic trophy from New York City to Phoenix via FedEx® delivery service. During transport, the trophy was monitored by SenseAware®, powered by FedEx.

January 23, 2015

One Morning — and Nine Newborns!

In early 2014, an emergency call from the maternity ward at St. Elisabeth hospital in Arusha in the northern part of Tanzania reached Germany. The situation at the ward was alarming: Mothers who had given birth without complications had to leave the hospital three hours after delivery, three newborns had to share one incubator, and the corridor was turned into a delivery room when too many women were in labor at the same time.

January 31, 2015

FedEx NFL Air & Ground program and the American Red Cross “Drive to Prepare”

While natural disasters such as hurricanes, tornadoes, and earthquakes make national headlines, the reality is that home fires cause more fatalities annually than other disasters combined, with someone in the U.S. dying in a home fire seven times a day.

January 29, 2015

Teach computer science ‎to grade schoolers? You bet, say FedEx IT professionals

Three years ago, I participated in a Junior Achievement teaching event at Combee Elementary, a local school near Lakeland, Fla. I worked with kindergarteners that morning and had a blast; the children were like sponges. As I was leaving, I asked a guidance counselor if there were more ways to help the school, and she

January 26, 2015

Fuel Sense: Every drop counts at FedEx Express

Do you plan to reduce your impact on the environment by taking actions at work to save fuel? If so, how do you plan on going about it? Will you make small adjustments or suggestions to change entire programs? This is the story of Fuel Sense. It involves both small, individual actions and big organizational

January 23, 2015

Introducing the 2015 Access 25

In the past decade, we have all joined a global marketplace that is evolving at an extraordinary pace. Change, which used to happen gradually, now happens to every business constantly. And that raises critical questions: Am I adapting quickly enough? What do I need to know to withstand — and capitalize on — global change?

January 21, 2015

FedEx Volunteers Help Fight Hunger

Monday, January 19, 2015 was a day to honor the birthday of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. And for many Americans including hundreds of FedEx employees, it was a day to set aside time to participate in community service projects. In Memphis, about 50 team members helped paint at the Memphis Academy

January 14, 2015

FedEx Named to Black Enterprise’s 40 Best Companies for Diversity

According to the magazine, the companies singled out for distinction "demonstrated a significant commitment to diversity in four key areas: board of directors, employee base, senior management and supplier diversity."

January 12, 2015

FedEx and Safe Kids Worldwide Volunteer Spotlight

FedEx has been supporting Safe Kids Worldwide for more than 15 years. In this series, we are featuring some of our key volunteers. Stories: Eduardo Mezei, Janie Hertan, Jeff Shadix, Julia Khong, Sabiena Foster, Paul Averwater, and Jennifer Archer Eduardo Mezei, BrazilHuman Resources Manager, Latin America and the Caribbean, FedEx Express 

January 12, 2015

An Emotional Return to Haiti: 5 Years Later

Five years ago I flew over this same stretch of water, over these same mountaintops, and saw the raw anguish painted across many of these same faces.