posts tagged with Christmas

Santa Wears Purple

Jessa and Team.jpg In mid-December, San Diego college student Jessa Levy’s wallet was stolen, taking with it the $65 she had saved for Christmas gifts for her family. On Dec. 19th, the FedEx Ground station tracked her down to report that one of their drivers, Larry Fambro, had come across the wallet on the side of the road. Jessa came to the station to pick it up and thanked the team, but when she left, Senior Manager Steve Hillman happened to see her through his office window in the parking lot and noticed she was crying...

FedEx and Trees for Troops Deliver Holiday Joy Across the Globe

Fort Hood T4T (4).jpg For the Schaefer family, the trees are bringing them together even though they will be more than 7,500 miles apart for Christmas. Mark Schaefer, part of the 3rd Calvary Regiment, will be spending the holiday stationed in Afghanistan. His wife, Amy, and children, Matthew and Anna, anxiously await his return in Fort Hood, Texas. Both Mark and his family received trees from the Trees for Troops program.

The Story of the Purple Hat

And now, introducing the story of the purple hat...

Pack Like a Pro with FedEx Office - All Your Gift Packing How-To’s Right Here

FEBox_XL_X1_Lifestyle.jpg With the seasonal shopping season well underway online and in the stores, it’s no surprise that FedEx Office locations are filling up with gifts our customers are sending out to loved ones near and far.

To help those still packing up gifts, we’ve got a Top 10 list of insider tips to help you pack like a pro...

Your Busiest Day Powers Our Busiest Day: Celebrating Small Businesses

While most of us are sound asleep, Julie Campbell hammers away in the garage of her California home. She’s not tuning up her car, rather fine tuning her passion—creating the intricate details that take shape in her one-of-a-kind jewelry.

Five years ago, the self-taught designer turned a crafting hobby into juliethefish designs, introducing many of us to the concept of “hand stamped” jewelry. Today, Campbell’s hands are stamping more than ever. She expects to do more holiday business she did last year, as her jewelry continues to reach new fans from England to Italy to Australia...