25 Jul '11, 2pm

FedEx Wins Big in Efficiency & Reduced Aircraft Emissions

FedEx Wins Big in Efficiency & Reduced Aircraft Emissions

FedEx also offers its employees the flexibility to discover new ways to save energy, reduce waste, or improve employee morale and engagement. Managers in Arizona implemented waste diversion efforts that launched a recycling program nationwide that reduced waste removal costs by 25 percent. A senior sustainability manager recommended co-mingled, or single stream recycling processes, which improved recycling performance while reducing costs. Finally, a customer service manager in Germany had the freedom to sort out how to integrate FedEx’s corporate values with local cultural norms. That local leadership model not only turned around FedEx’s performance in Germany, but caught on throughout the company with the result that FedEx has been named a “best place to work” in over 20 counties.

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/07/fedex-global-citizens...

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