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September 22, 2015

FedEx Cares Week: Volunteerism on a Personal Level

This post was written by Jessica Patrick, FedEx Sales team member in Florida. My mother passed away in February 2014 while I was on maternity leave. My mom was a huge supporter of all foundations involving children in our community. She would attend many galas and events so she could donate for the children. Around

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August 13, 2015

FedEx Has a Deck Full of Aces – Safe Driving Tips:

Over 150 FedEx drivers are participating in the 2015 National Truck Driving Championships, a competition of professional truck drivers hosted each year by American Trucking Associations. In the competition, each driver has a chance to demonstrate his or her driving and inspection skills, knowledge and professionalism through a series of tests. The drivers undergo a

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September 29, 2017

Meet FedEx’s Biggest Cheerleader

When FedEx team member Katie Kovacs is not at work, she's often in the gym cheering.

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September 25, 2017

On the Road with FedEx: Colorado

Travel to the Rocky Mountains with FedEx in Denver, Colorado in the second edition of our ‘On the Road‘ series. Learn the secrets of greasing a 5th wheel, and hear the difference between a city horn and an air horn as we go behind the scenes in the trucking world. Ride along in the Mile

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September 20, 2017

Amazing Forklift Feats From Our Freight Handling Champions

When the forklift was invented 100 years ago, its creators couldn’t have imagined the impact they would have on how the world works. Nowadays it’s hard to find a warehouse without at least one of these powerful little machines. And just about everything in our global economy enters a warehouse at some point or another.

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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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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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May 30, 2017

On the Road with FedEx: Alaska

What’s it like to see the beauty of Alaska every day? Hit the road with FedEx and we’ll show you, in the first of our ‘On the Road’ series. Take a look behind the scenes as Ron Bernier (a National Truck Driving State Champion driver) takes us on the road and shows us how to

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April 27, 2017

Driver Relives Dramatic Underwater Rescue

As he approached a stop sign on his route, James Carter nudged the turn signal in his truck to indicate a right turn. Buckets of rain pelted his windshield on what was a stormy Friday outside of Tulsa, Okla.  James looked left for traffic. At that exact moment, he saw a car hydroplane and flip

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