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November 17, 2019

Statement from Frederick W. Smith, Chairman and CEO of FedEx Corporation

The New York Times published a distorted and factually incorrect story on the front page of the Sunday, November 17 edition concerning FedEx and our billions of dollars of tax payments and billions of dollars of investments in the U.S. economy.  Pertinent to this outrageous distortion of the truth is the fact that unlike FedEx,

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November 15, 2019

FedEx Recognized for Excellence in Corporate Citizenship

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Nov. 15, 2019 —The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center named FedEx the winner of the 2019 Citizens Awards, in the category of Best Disaster Response & Community Resilience Program. The award recognizes FedEx for the company’s collaboration with International Medical Corps. FedEx and International Medical Corps have innovated disaster response

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November 1, 2019

FedEx Honored with ‘The Coalition for Integrity’ Corporate Leadership Award

FedEx has been recognized as the recipient of ‘The Coalition for Integrity’ Corporate Leadership Award for its commitment to corporate social responsibility and ethics and integrity.

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October 30, 2019

Enhancements to FedEx International First Service Helps Asia Pacific Businesses Connect Faster to More Markets

HONG KONG, October 31, 2019—FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, helps Asia Pacific businesses connect to global opportunities faster with 14 new Asia-Pacific origin markets for FedEx International First® to the U.S. and Canada, bringing the total to 25 Asia-Pacific origin markets. As the fastest

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October 25, 2019

FedEx Ground Names Entrepreneurs of the Year

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 25, 2019 – FedEx Ground, a leader in cost-effective package ground shipping, has recognized three businesses that provide outstanding contract transportation services as FedEx Ground Entrepreneurs of the Year:  New GM Express, Inc. of Secaucus, New Jersey (owner George R. Mekheil), Famco, Inc. of Peoria, Illinois (owner Michael Denniston), and Brad Benton Trucking,

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October 24, 2019

FedEx Trade Index: Small Businesses See U.S. Trade As Driver Of Overall Economic Growth

WASHINGTON, D.C., Oct. 24, 2019 —  Small business leaders increasingly view U.S. participation in global trade as the way to improve the overall economy and create American jobs, according to results of the fifth FedEx Trade Index(1), a survey of more than 1,000 small business leaders which tracks the impact of international trade among the

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October 18, 2019

Wing Drone Deliveries Take Flight in First-of-its-Kind Trial with FedEx

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Oct. 18, 2019 – Today, for the first time in the United States, a drone completed a scheduled commercial residential delivery to a home in Christiansburg, Virginia. The drone delivery was conducted by Wing Aviation, in collaboration with FedEx Express, as part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration Pilot

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October 15, 2019

FedEx Announces Expansion of FedEx Freight Direct

MEMPHIS, Tenn., October 15, 2019—FedEx Freight, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), a leading provider of less-than-truckload (LTL) services, announced today the expansion of FedEx Freight Direct to more than 80 percent of the contiguous U.S. population following a pilot in select markets earlier this year. The new e-commerce solution offers delivery of bulky

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