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November 1, 2016
FedEx anticipates another record peak holiday shipping season, with each of the four Mondays during the season expected to be among the busiest in our company’s history. The rapid growth of e-commerce has driven significant shifts in demand over the last several years, and we are confident we are prepared to deliver another successful holiday
December 5, 2016
FedEx Named One of the 2016 10 Best Workplaces for African Americans by Great Place to Work® and Fortune
MEMPHIS, Tenn., December 5, 2016—FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) today announced that it was chosen as one of the 2016 10 Best Workplaces for African Americans by global research and consulting firm Great Place to Work® and Fortune. The company ranked #3 on the list, which is based on employees’ assessments of workplace fairness, opportunities for
December 2, 2016
FedEx welcomes the decision by the U.S. Department of Transportation to issue a foreign air carrier permit to Norwegian Air International Limited. This agreement is critical to Transatlantic Trade. FedEx has long been a supporter of aviation liberalization. Our attitude at FedEx is that competition makes aviation stronger.
November 18, 2016
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center named FedEx the winner of the 2016 Corporate Citizenship Awards, in the category of Best Disaster Response and Community Resilience Program.
November 15, 2016
“With the election behind us, it’s time that trade politics be replaced with sound trade policies. Domestic policies that build American jobs and energize the economy will go a long way to build support for future trade initiatives,” said FedEx Freight President and CEO Michael L. Ducker.
November 14, 2016
MEMPHIS, Tenn., 14 November 2016 – FedExFamilyHouse, a home away from home to out-of-town families of patients at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, will expand to triple its size by year 2018. A fundraising campaign, “Building on the Promise,” has been launched to raise the $12 million construction cost of expansion. The “Building on the Promise”
November 7, 2016
Ebony Magazine Names Matthew Thornton, III of FedEx Express to 2016 Power 100 List of World’s Most Inspiring African Americans
MEMPHIS, Tenn., November 7, 2016 — FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, today announced that Matthew Thornton, III, senior vice president of U.S. Operations, has been named to Ebony Magazine’s 2016 Power 100 list of the world’s most influential and inspiring African Americans. This prestigious
October 27, 2016
A new report released from Safe Kids Worldwide, made possible with support from FedEx®, reveals that school zones can be unsafe places for students.