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November 12, 2015
So you’ve never hosted a big dinner party and now you’re on the hook as the host for Friendsgiving? Don’t sweat it – we’ve got lots of ideas for you! Wow your friends and show off your culinary diversity by going a bit nontraditional with your meal. We’ve all seen enough turkey disasters to know
November 7, 2015
There’s a lot more behind the iconic symbol of the Christmas Tree than just holiday lights and ornaments. Check out these amazing facts about the heritage and business of the world’s quintessential holiday decoration. [Click the image below to view a high-resolution jpg file, or click here to download a pdf of the infographic.]
November 4, 2015
There’s no denying it: the onset of autumn elicits a strong emotional reaction among almost all of us. Fall brings on a rush of memories from school days and an abundance of holidays. Our innate sense of wonder can be triggered by something as simple as watching a tiny red leaf leaping from yawning arms
October 22, 2015
Santa needs help! As online shopping and e-commerce continues to grow, so does the number of packages moving on Santa’s sleigh. Fear not! More than 325,000 FedEx team members are busy preparing for the holidays this year. To help us deliver the joy our customers are sending around the world, we expect to add more
January 9, 2015
In mid-December, San Diego college student Jessa Levy’s wallet was stolen, taking with it the $65 she had saved for Christmas gifts for her family. On Dec. 19th, the FedEx Ground station tracked her down to report that one of their drivers, Larry Fambro, had come across the wallet on the side of the road.
December 23, 2014
While many people gather with their loved ones to celebrate the holidays, some, like those serving in the military, spend the holidays oceans apart.But with the help of the Christmas SPIRIT Foundation and FedEx, Trees for Troops delivers a bit of holiday joy to our Armed Forces and their families in the form of free live Christmas trees. More than 17,000 military families will celebrate the holidays this year with trees from the program.
November 18, 2014
When it comes to holiday shopping, Black Friday tends to dominate the headlines. But Cyber Monday is gaining ground. According to research from the comScore digital analytics agency, U.S. Cyber Monday sales totaled $1.735 billion in 2013, an 8 percent jump over 2012. And that was only the start — comScore reports that total online holiday sales reached a record $46.5 billion last year.