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Happy Veterans Day: Delivering Thanks to Our Troops

FedEx worker.JPG While the holidays are the busiest time for FedEx, these care packages and Christmas trees are some of the most special holiday gifts we will deliver this season. We are honored to use our logistical experience and expertise in support of the U.S. men and women in uniform.

A Look Back: The Top 10 Shipments of 2008

The FedEx network delivers over 7.5 million packages a day. While every package is important, we’ve complied a list of 10 of our most unusual and noteworthy shipments of 2008.

FedEx is Proud to Support our Troops

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Our major support of our troops stands with the USO.  FedEx donated shipping of the USO care package programs to provide support to our troops deployed to the Persian Gulf and the wounded returning to Germany and the United States for treatment.  The packages are sent to more than 120 centers around the world, providing free e-mail and internet access, internatonal phone cards, libraries and travel assistance.  USO affiliates in the United States provide support to service members as well as their families left behind.  Additional in-kind support is provided to transport the entertainment t