FedEx: CSR & Sustainability News

FedEx Corporation, originally known as FDX Corporation, is a logistics services company, based in the United States with headquarters in Memphis, Tennessee. The name “FedEx” is a syllabic abbreviation of the name of the company’s original air division, Federal Express, which was used from 1973 until 2000.

Landmark “Electrification Coalition” Plays Down Environmental Benefits of EVs, Plays Up Oil Dependence

More than a dozen top executives ranging from Nissan’s Carlos Ghosn to David W. Crane of NRG Energy and Frederick W. Smith of…

DHL GoGreen Debuts in North America

DHL’s much-ballyhooed GoGreen climate change program has finally reached North America. A year after the launch of the huge German package express delivery…
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Green Grades 2009: FedEx Office and Office Depot Score High on Paper

The Dogwood Alliance and ForestEthics just released Green Grades 2009—a report card on paper practices of the office supply sector. Environmentally responsible purchasing…
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How EDF Harnesses Market Power

Greg Andeck manages Corporate Partnerships for the EDF Innovation Exchange, a dynamic global network facilitating the widespread adoption of environmental innovation in business.…

The News You Might Have Missed

5 Earth Day Pitches that Failed For all the earth day haters out there, Green-Biz has a nice feature on the companies that…

FedEx Blogging: Starting the Conversation

Markets are conversations. So explains the famous Cluetrain Manifesto which continues: …learning to speak in a human voice is not some trick, nor…

Trucks Delivering Fewer Emissions as Fleets Slowly Turn Greener

I hear the heavy, rattling engines many times each day, moving past, and sometimes stopping at, my home office. FedEx, UPS, the US…

Weekly Green Business Wrap-Up

Mitsubishi Ramps Up Cleantech Commitment, BP Bows Out of UK Wind Energy EffortsIn the wake of the U.S. presidential election, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation has…

How to Reduce Paper Waste and Styrofoam Usage in Packaging

Next time you bite into fish bought at the deli, think for a moment what brought it to your store: Probably a wax…

Can the Green Corporation Credibility Gap Be Bridged?

Public skepticism and mistrust of businesses' efforts to "go green" not only pose problems for corporations making honest, substantive efforts to do so,…

FedEx Kinkos Improves Post Consumer Recycled Content

FedExKinkos will increase post-consumer content in its ‘full service’ paper area from 10% to 30%. The ‘full service’ paper area is Kinko’s biggest…