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September 17, 2009

10 Compelling Reasons For CSR Reporting

It has been about 10 months since we released our inaugural Global Citizenship Report and as we prepare to update our data, we continue to see the value of our commitment to publicly disclose this information. Here at FedEx, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) reporting serves several purposes—some obvious, some not so much.  

May 1, 2009

Citizenship (cont.)

For many years, we have studied our operations at FedEx to determine how we can preserve service levels while minimizing fuel usage and environmental impact.

April 16, 2009

Why Use A Hub and Spoke System?

The FedEx Express business model is constructed as an international, overnight-delivery service provider. By purchasing our services, our customers elect to reduce carbon emissions by using our hub and spoke system.

February 18, 2009

Citizenship 101 – Part 1

Part of my role at FedEx is to lead the development of our Global Citizenship Report (GCR). Hopefully, you have seen this report and have been able to review some of the many initiatives that we participate in and track. The report is broken down into four main “pillars”. 1. Economics & Access 2. Environment & Efficiency 3. Community & Disaster Relief 4. People & Workplace