FedEx Named One of FORTUNE Magazine’s 2018 Best Companies to Work For
MEMPHIS, Tenn., February 15, 2018—FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) announced today that it has been recognized as one of the 2018 Best Companies to Work For by FORTUNE Magazine and the global research and consulting firm Great Place to Work. This prestigious list is based on more than 50 factors in the workplace, including trust in managers, compensation, fairness, camaraderie and workplace traits linked to innovation. According to the study, some 87 percent of employees surveyed agreed that FedEx is a great place to work.
“We are again honored to be ranked by FORTUNE as among the world’s best places to work,” said David J. Bronczek, president and chief operating officer of FedEx Corp. “We thank our 400,000 team members for making this recognition possible and for their commitment to the Purple Promise of making every FedEx experience outstanding.”
This marks the 13th time FedEx has been named to FORTUNE’s Best Companies to Work For list since the list’s inception 21 years ago. Last month, FedEx claimed the #9 spot on FORTUNE’s Most Admired Companies list, as well.
To select the 100 Best Companies to Work For, FORTUNE and Great Place to Work conducted one of corporate America’s most extensive employee surveys and then compared participants’ responses. This year, more than 310,000 employees from organizations across various industries were surveyed. The rankings account for the experiences of all employees, including women, people of color, LGBTQ individuals, older team members and disabled employees.
About FedEx Corp.
FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) provides customers and businesses worldwide with a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services. With annual revenues of $62 billion, the company offers integrated business applications through operating companies competing collectively and managed collaboratively, under the respected FedEx brand. Consistently ranked among the world’s most admired and trusted employers, FedEx inspires its more than 400,000 team members to remain “absolutely, positively” focused on safety, the highest ethical and professional standards and the needs of their customers and communities. To learn more about how FedEx connects people and possibilities around the world, please visit about.fedex.com.
About The FORTUNE 100 Best Companies To Work For®
Great Place to Work based its ranking on a data-driven methodology applied to anonymous Trust Index™ survey responses from more than 310,000 employees at Great Place to Work-Certified organizations with more than 1,000 employees. To learn more about Great Place to Work Certification and recognition on Best Workplaces lists published with FORTUNE, visit Greatplacetowork.com.
About Great Place to Work®
Great Place to Work is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through its certification programs, Great Place to Work recognizes outstanding workplace cultures and produces the annual Fortune “100 Best Companies to Work For®” and Great Place to Work Best Workplaces lists for Millennials, Women, Diversity, Small & Medium Companies, industries and, internationally, countries and regions. Through its culture consulting services, Great Place to Work helps clients create great workplaces that outpace peers on key business metrics like revenue growth, profitability, retention and stock performance.