FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, today announced it stood up a special operation over the weekend to help the U.S. government quickly move COVID-19 test specimens from more than 50 remote drive-thru testing centers at major retailers across 12 states. This critical mission, led by the White House, Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), was a collaborative effort among retailers and healthcare companies to enable quick processing of COVID-19 test specimens to help prevent spread of the virus.
This video tour will provide you with an insight into the sights, sounds and feel of working inside of our Memphis World Hub.
More packages than ever will be shipped this holiday season – and that means more work than ever for the second-largest FedEx hub in the country, located in Indianapolis.
Amanda Williams began working as a part-time package handler at the FedEx Express Indianapolis Hub in 1988, just a few weeks before the facility opened. As the second largest FedEx hub in the world celebrates its 30th anniversary this month, Williams will be on hand as one of 27 original team members who have been there from the beginning.
Today Williams holds the title of VP and General Manager of the Central Region. In this role, she oversees operations at the Indianapolis Hub as well as 30 other locations in the central region.
We recently sat down with Williams to talk about the evolution of the Indianapolis Hub and how that has paralleled her career growth at FedEx.
What was the Indianapolis Hub like in 1988?
How has the Indy Hub grown in 30 years?
How has your career evolved?
Published on Dec 1, 2014
Long dirt roads, alligators, and routes of up to 200 miles are a daily occurrence for FedEx Express courier Cary Plaisance. But, he wouldn’t have it any other way, as it’s all part of the rural route he’s enjoyed for the past 16 years in Houma, Louisiana
Published on Dec 1, 2014
FedEx Express courier Ramon Santiago spends his days navigating traffic, walking crowded streets and waiting at skyscrapers’ freight elevators to deliver packages across a busy city. It’s a challenge, but he welcomes it because he knows he is a part of what makes New York City run.
To safely provide reliable, competitively superior, global air-ground transportation of high priority goods and documents that require rapid, time-certain delivery. Equally important, positive control of each package will be maintained using real-time electronic tracking and tracing systems. A complete record of each shipment and delivery will be presented with our request for payment. We will be helpful, courteous and professional to each other and the public. We will strive to have a completely satisfied customer at the end of each transaction. – less