Policy Perspectives

Policy Perspectives

Technology and Innovation

As a global leader in the transportation and technology industries, FedEx sees the undeniable efficiency and safety benefits of next generation innovation for our team members and operations. We support efforts to modernize federal laws and regulations that encourage safety and efficiency advances in transportation technology.

Emerging Technologies

Innovation has been part of the FedEx culture from day one, and our team members have developed and implemented many of the industry-leading technologies that now drive our global network. We are exploring new technologies including computer-assisted vehicles, artificial intelligence, robotics and drones.

Industry Coalition Memberships

News and Statements

Recent News & Statements

National Conference on Undergraduate Research; April 6, 2017
FedEx Chairman and CEO Frederick W. Smith: “March Madness, iPhones and Robots”

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Blockchain

FedEx sees great potential for blockchain in transportation, where a shared digital ledger could create more efficient and secure supply chains for our customers. We are exploring a number of potential use cases for blockchain tecnology across our operating companies. Blockchain technology has the potential to improve shipment visibility, speed customs clearance and provide a common language across different companies’ systems and various industries.

Industry Coalition Memberships

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Cybersecurity

FedEx is a stakeholder in a variety of cybersecurity policy fronts, including the protection of trade secrets and customer data, guarding FedEx information systems against malicious interference and disruptions to outside infrastructure critical to FedEx operations.