As the holiday season is just around the corner and supply chain challenges persist, FedEx , United Parcel Service and U.S. Postal Service customers are being encouraged to place their shipping orders soon rather than later.
A former FedEx employee is out of a job after posting a profanity-laced rant on TikTok in which he vowed never to deliver packages to the homes of people who support President Joe Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris or Black Lives Matter.
FedEx is rerouting hundreds of thousands of packages every day while it scrambles to cope with the labor shortage plaguing many businesses in the U.S.
The FedEx chief operating officer on Tuesday blamed staffing problems after reporting a 7% drop in quarterly profit and said the “constrained labor market” is the biggest issue facing the company.
Shipping rates are going up faster than they have in nearly a decade, increasing pressure on merchants to raise prices or find other ways to offset higher costs.
UPS is primarily looking for full and part-time package handlers, drivers, driver helpers and personal vehicle drivers to handle the "annual increase in package volume."
The rain led to a rush of floods that killed at least 22 people and left a trail of destruction in Humphreys County, which has a population of about 18,000 some 60 miles west of Nashville.
FedEx reported a nearly $2 billion profit in its most recent quarter, after reporting a loss the year before, helped by a surge in online shopping and the growth of its business-to-business shipping services.
FedEx Corp. suspended about 1,400 customers of its Freight shipping service earlier this month, a move that surprised customers and was aimed at easing a congested network taxed by relentless package volume.
Amazon Prime Day, Fed’s stress tests, and Nike, FedEx earnings dominate the week ahead for investors.
United Parcel Service Inc. is exploring a same-day option, a delivery model that has been employed by gig-economy players, as the pandemic has accelerated the shift to e-commerce.
FedEx has pledged $1 million towards the Indianapolis 4/15 Survivors Fund, which will provide direct financial assistance to the families of the eight victims killed, as well as several others injured or suffering psychological trauma, as a result of the April 15 shooting at the company's Ground-Plainfield Operations Center at 8951 Mirabel Road in Indianapolis.
FedEx issued a statement Friday following a shooting at one of the company's ground facilities in Indianapolis that killed at least eight people and wounded several others.
Police say at least eight people were shot and killed and several others injured Thursday after a gunman opened fire at a FedEx facility near the Indianapolis airport.
FedEx has been handling a surge in e-commerce orders during the Covid-19 pandemic as more people shop from home. Executives said Thursday they expected that trend to persist even as vaccines roll out.
Thursday's event will be Powell's last outing before the Fed's policy-making committee convenes March 16-17
The company didn't specify which cities are seeing the greatest impacts as a result of the winter storms that continue to bring freezing rain, snow and subfreezing temperatures to areas of the U.S. from Oregon, the Midwest, southern Plains to the Deep South.
The company says the investment is "timely" due to the ongoing threat of the coronavirus pandemic and subsequent economic recession.
GM announced the creation of the BrightDrop electric delivery van and ecosystem, which is launching this year with the EV600 van and EP1 electric pallet.
With Carrier Pickup by FedEx, customers can schedule a return for any item that was shipped and sold by Walmart.com for free.