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February 19, 2016

FedEx Makes FORTUNE’s Most Admired Companies List

Once again, FedEx has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s Most Admired Companies, landing as the #8 ranked company overall, and #1 in the delivery industry. For the past 16 years, we’ve been honored to rank in the top 20 of this distinguished list. This accomplishment is especially important because it shines the spotlight on

February 19, 2015

“Behind-the-Scenes” Tales Tell the Real FedEx Story

I’m always amazed to hear stories from FedEx team members across the globe who share their “you had to be there” moments.  Not only are the stories entertaining, but they also make me proud of where I work.

February 27, 2014

Our Real Fortune is Our People

Walk the halls of any FedEx building, and you’ll notice what makes our company unique.  It’s easy to visualize what our company leaders often talk about-- that we make up a diverse melting pot of cultures, ethnicities and viewpoints.  

February 28, 2013

The Right Kind of Fortune

Once again FedEx has been named to the  FORTUNE World’s Most Admired Companies list. FedEx ranked #10 for 2013, and has ranked on the list for 11 of the last 14 years.But it’s not about the numbers.It’s understandable the factors used to determine the ranking include financial management, service quality, social responsibility and global orientation. I’m proud of that strength of our business and our culture. We are one of the most admired global shipping giants on the planet for a reason – our people.

March 1, 2012

#6 on World’s Most Admired Companies List: FedEx

FedEx is proud to once again be listed among the top ten most admired companies in the world, according to a survey published in FORTUNE magazine.The annual “World’s Most Admired Companies” report released today listed FedEx as the #6 ranked company, up two positions from our rank in 2011.Our high ranking on this list is a result of the incredible work and passion of our team members around the world.

March 3, 2011

“Green” stars help guide FedEx to #8 ranking on 2011 Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies list

FedEx is proud to be ranked #8 on the 2011 FORTUNE World's Most Admired Companies list! This is a reflection of the outstanding work of our over 285,000 global team members. Read more about one of our fantastic team members' environmental sustainability efforts: “Crunching data to save fuel” -- Keshav Sondhi, the Chief Engineer for the FedEx Electric Vehicle Program.

June 16, 2010

“….and bring an extra shovel for me!”

Recently, I was flying to Ottawa to plant trees as part of our “Greening Canada’s School Grounds” program with Tree Canada. While I have my own tried and true shovel that I’m quite attached to, I didn’t think that airport security would look too kindly upon that type of “carry-on” luggage. So before I left, I made sure the great FedEx team members in Ottawa brought me a shovel to work with!

March 17, 2009

FedEx Among Best Companies for Leaders

FedEx recently received recognition in Chief Executive magazine’s “2008 Best Companies for Leaders” list, placing 13th out of 1,140 companies that applied for the award. Making this list indicates a number of things about our company.  It is recognition of our commitment to develop strong leaders who are ready to face future business challenges as well as a reflection of our culture which encourages individuals to be leaders at all levels by stepping up to deliver the “Purple Promise” of making every FedEx experience outstanding.