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May 17, 2017

Have What IT Takes to Work for FedEx? We Have Jobs to Fill

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

Fred Smith Talks Autonomous Vehicles, Robots and More

Find out what FedEx Chairman and CEO Fred Smith had to say about autonomous vehicles, robots and how this technology will impact FedEx.

September 19, 2016

Engineers in the Wild: Meet Shilpa Shinde

In a special interview series, GoldieBlox talked to FedEx Express engineer Shilpa Shinde about her career in STEM.

August 25, 2016

Century Old Air Cargo Story Now on Display

Thanks to the Museum of Flight in Seattle, the century old air cargo story is now on display for all to see. But it didn’t happen overnight. In 2015, the museum approached FedEx Express about constructing an exhibit that explains the air cargo story, its history and the prominent role it now plays in global

October 15, 2015

Dream Big: World Solar Challenge

It’s been said that to be the best, you must compete against the best. That’s just what a group of high school students from Houston, Mississippi intend to do. Located about 125 miles southeast of Memphis, Houston is home to about 3,000 residents. A team of 14 students from the local high school have been

September 8, 2015

Continuous innovation fuels FedEx success

Innovation is the holy grail of both businesses and consumers around the world. At FedEx we know it is one of the keys to our continued success as a company. Our CIO Rob Carter recently said it well: “People won’t respect us for our traditions; they will respect us for our innovation.” We certainly have

May 5, 2015

A Posse Like No Other Takes St. Louis by Storm

At a towering 630 feet, the Gateway Arch anchored on the west bank of the Mississippi River in St. Louis has no doubt welcomed millions of visitors to the city since its opening in 1967. On April 22, 2015, the grand monument added to its impressive guest list a very special team of robot innovators

September 3, 2014

Innovation: The Key to Entrepreneurial Success

Written by Michelle Proctor