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March 19, 2018
Autonomous, or driverless, tuggers are being used by FedEx Ground to transport bulky packages through hub facilities. The tuggers know the shape of the building and are packed with sensors. These large e-commerce deliveries (trampolines, exercise equipment, canoes, etc) represent the fastest growing portion of FedEx Ground package volume, currently about 10% of total volume.
February 6, 2018
How do the thousands of vehicles operating in the FedEx Ground network get to where they need to be at the proper time so packages move most efficiently across the country? It’s complicated and much like a high-tech jigsaw puzzle, where each piece affects another, but with the right blend of people and technology, it
November 1, 2017
Each Boeing 777F airplane is made of more than 3 million individual parts. And our newest 777F is a unique one. It’s part of the ecoDemonstrator program, and will be used for a series of tests to improve environmental performance and safety of future airplanes. A large range of technologies will be tested, including compact
October 10, 2017
A start-up company may be well on its way to even more success after winning $75,000 in the FedEx Junior Business Challenge.
June 5, 2017
Meet Sam, a FedEx team member who happens to be a robot. Sam is a Savioke Relay robot used by FedEx TechConnect at FedEx Office in Manhattan. See how Sam navigates the office, helps co-workers, and can even operate elevators to run errands in this prototype testing environment. This is the first in a series
June 1, 2017
It wasn’t always cool to be a geek or a nerd, but today it pays to be.
May 17, 2017
Looking for an opportunity to explore new technology? Have a knack for analytics or programming? FedEx is actively looking to fill jobs.
April 7, 2017
Find out what FedEx Chairman and CEO Fred Smith had to say about autonomous vehicles, robots and how this technology will impact FedEx.