FedEx Is Reducing Its Management Team by More Than 10%

FedEx CEO Raj Subramaniam has announced plans to lay off more than 10% of the company’s “officer and director team.”

FedEx Ends Its Robot Delivery Program

FedEx is pulling the plug on its robot delivery program following a pilot program to test using robots instead of humans for last-mile delivery.

FedEx Moving to ‘Zero Data Center, Zero Mainframe Environment’ by 2024

FedEx is preparing to shut down its data centers and mainframes, opting for cloud-native solutions instead.

Amazon Set to Pass UPS and FedEx as Largest US Delivery Service

Amazon is on the verge of a major milestone, as it closes in on UPS and FedEx as the largest US delivery service.

Salesforce and FedEx Partner to Deliver End-to-End E-Commerce Solution

Salesforce and FedEx are partnering to deliver an end-to-end e-commerce and shipping solution.

Akamai Service Disruption Takes Down Major Websites

Some of the biggest websites on the internet were down, thanks to a service disruption at Akamai Technologies.

Shipping Scams Up 440% Amid Record Online Shopping

Shipping scams are up a whopping 440% as online shopping hits new records amid the pandemic.

UPS Ups the Ante On Weekend Deliveries

Just a week after FedEx Ground announced it would offer Sunday deliveries, UPS said it plans to more than double its weekend deliveries in 2020, according to Reuters. As Reuters points out, UPS “pioneered seven-day delivery in 2013, in partnership…

FedEx Delivery Robots Receive Chilly Response in New York City

TechCrunch is reporting that New York City has made it abundantly clear autonomous delivery robots are not welcome. FedEx, like Amazon and Postmates, has been experimenting with autonomous delivery robots, some of which were in NYC over the weekend to…

FedEx Ground Now Offering Sunday Shipping

FedEx has announced “that FedEx Ground has officially started delivering FedEx Home Delivery packages on Sunday for the majority of the U.S. population.” The moves comes as FedEx strives to “better serve the fast-growing e-commerce market.” Over the holiday season,…

PSA: Beware of FedEx Tracking Texting Scam

Gizmodo is warning of a new scam involving text messages posing as FedEx tracking notifications. Android and iOS users (including this writer) have received text messages including what purports to be a FedEx tracking number and a link to set…

FedEx CEO Says Amazon’s Own Delivery System Will Take Business From USPS, Not FedEx

Fred Smith, founder, and CEO of FedEx told Bloomberg this morning that they don’t see any negative impact from Amazon doing more of their deliveries themselves. Smith says that the biggest entity that will lose business as Amazon implements its own delivery force is the US Postal Service.

FedEx Shooting Under Investigation

A shooting at a FedEx store in Georgia injured 6 people. The incident occurred on Tuesday morning when a man entered the store with an assault rifle and several rounds of ammunition strapped to his chest. Witnesses described the shooter…

FedEx Gunman Note May Give Clues to Mysterious Shooting

A note has been found by investigators in regards to the shooting at a FedEx plant in Kennesaw, Ga. It is currently unknown what 19 year old gunman Geddy Kramer wrote. Cobb County police spokesman Michael Bowman told the Associated…

FedEx Shooting In Georgia: 6 Injured, Shooter Dead

The police are still working to secure the FedEx Corps facility in Kennesaw, Ga. in the aftermath of a deadly shooting. An unnamed man is reported as having opened fire on workers at the Georgia FedEx center located approximately thirty…

Amazon Working on Its Own Delivery Service for That ‘Last Mile’

It appears that Amazon is sick and tired of relying on UPS and FedEx to get packages to customers, and they are looking to take control of the situation–or at least do a little bit of the work themselves. The…

California Bus Crash: No Evidence Of Pre-Crash Fire

The investigation into the fatal collision involving a FedEx truck and a college tour bus continued Sunday. Eyewitnesses to the scene claim that the truck appeared to be on fire before it crashed into the college tour bus. Despite what…

California Bus Crash: FedEx Semi Didn’t Brake

The investigation of a devastating California highway crash involving a FedEx tractor-trailer and college tour bus has revealed startling new details as to what happened. On Thursday a FedEx truck traveling south on I-5 crossed a grassy median and collided…

Fatal College Tour Bus Crash Caused by FedEx Truck

The Associated Press reports the tragic news of a college visitation going terribly awry on a Thursday afternoon in California. On that day close to 5:30 p.m., a FedEx big rig swerved across a highway median, sideswiped a car and…

Print FedEx Labels Right From eBay

eBay announced that it is enabling sellers to print FedEx labels through its single label printing flow from My eBay. The company launched the program to a limited number of sellers in a pilot, but it will be fully available…