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Inside FedEx's 'Superhub' During Christmas Rush

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ABC's John Donvan heads into the shipping company's largest hub during the busy season.
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MJs Smile (1 day ago)
you're on camera guys...handle those precious packages with care
ChrisAstro (1 day ago)
That's amazing!
John-Paul Nagel (1 day ago)
I Worked Fed Ex Best Organazation!!!!
Gman 207 (2 days ago)
19million packages bieng shipped 19million coming in pieces fedex has to be the worst place to get your stuff and shipped to they dont take care of the packages amd damage them.
Steve K (2 days ago)
just curios how much the pies cost each. FOB -FREE ON BOARD
jonathan stoecker (3 days ago)
Fed ex sucks go ups
mse gaming (4 days ago)
@3:28 a310 freighter
Mike Watson (4 days ago)
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Roberto richardsen (9 days ago)
FEDEX is a very bad company .. for 3 times (out of 3 times) i recieved products that were my own (from holland to colombia) and everytime i found some broken goods inside the package... they tear up packages rudely as they want to look inside ! and even my old nintendo 16 bit and sega saturn were physicly broken because they could not get the screws lose of the nintento .. so they just literely riped it apart !!! .. NEVER USE FEDEX AGAIN !
Kochav Shavit (10 days ago)
mmm pie
Sebastian Fat (10 days ago)
Why can’t Santa just bring them?
tony tone (10 days ago)
Big companies paying the media for a 5:29min promotion report
SuperiorWare (10 days ago)
Peak Season Fedex is a goodtime to get a free workout and a nice weekly paycheck by working as a package handler.
Neil Heckman (11 days ago)
I think it's safe to say capitalism has lost its mind.
thechampionessa (12 days ago)
Arent we gonna reach a point when everyone cant just get exactly what they want all the time. It just seems like its unsustainable. Its amazing that this works but wow. Pie by plane.....
nicole mckillop (13 days ago)
That pie would have been decimated being shipped in just that box no stabilizers or anything going but he has a point that the shorter the shipping time the less handling it goes through. I always recommend two day for fragile shipments
Esayas 7 (13 days ago)
They lost my package
Negro Lady (13 days ago)
Daughter receives a cake, and it was fine
Austen J. (15 days ago)
Shows u how materialistic our country is
Neeraj Narwal (16 days ago)
Now show us the Truth FedEx.
laura kantner (16 days ago)
I am a new Package Handler at FedEx in Greensboro, NC and we are under our peak season too. So, I get it.
Neiri Tanuki (17 days ago)
The three shittiest companies in the world are here in the US ;)))
Legodog890 (17 days ago)
Derp
Eyad Alkurabi (18 days ago)
any Fedex Employees or anyone working for shipping companies what is eviler. South Shore or Chewy ?
Alice Patrick (18 days ago)
Wow 😍😍😍
Harman Enterprises (18 days ago)
I wish they did a video on the $3,000.00 vibration workout machine that my trainer purchased online and was broken by FedEx couriers. The shipper of the item filed a complaint with FedEx, and they did not accept liability. FedEx essentially told the seller it was not their problem. He was forced to eat the cost of the machine, and send another one fully assembled. I look forward to the day when Amazon builds it's own courier service to compete with FedEx. That'll be the day I NEVER use FedEx again!
Shark Guard (19 days ago)
Seriously why are you so greedy?
patrick martin (21 days ago)
Total BS if all the packages were small that would be great but they don’t show one box of chewy cat litter or dog food . Or. One heavy piece of furniture or big screen TV ‘s , if all we had were small packages like they show the job would be a snap. The weight of the packages are totally out of control .
Vegas Mendoza' (21 days ago)
Great and informative story
me ow (21 days ago)
Let’s see FedEx North Korea. The economy doesn’t seem to be moving at all.
Yellow Rain (25 days ago)
4:26 they cheated, the pie didnt go through the enormous piles of boxes, dude safely plants the pie on to the conveyor
Yashsvi Dixit (26 days ago)
Typical utopian ad with smiling families.
Brady Brooks (27 days ago)
TaRmAc
Tim (1 month ago)
wie lande ich als deutscher auf diesem video, um 2 uhr nachts, qenn ich morgen um 6 aifstehen muss und 4 stündig Geschichte schreibe...
Patrick Kendall (1 month ago)
Easy as pie 🥧
Massimo Matassa (1 month ago)
Capitalism😍
Maxime K-G (1 month ago)
4:15 Factorio
Oscar Chavez (1 month ago)
bull shit only one stop!
HomelessLittleB (1 month ago)
Recommended?
CC (1 month ago)
he pronounched her name wrong smh
Blake Ulyatt (1 month ago)
Good to see the airport HiVis
me ow (1 month ago)
Just shipped out a vase. Please don’t break
me ow (1 month ago)
Wow, this was 5 years ago
Jiggs Aviation And Travel (1 month ago)
3:14 RAMP NOT TARMAC thx
Hector lopez (1 month ago)
6 hour flight from Memphis to Hawaii? 🤔.
jay cee (1 month ago)
So that's why it's so easy to get drugs ordered by mail
TheChupacabra (1 month ago)
Just received my package from fedex today that arrived looking like it was ran over by a car, attacked by a dog, and then set on fire. Anyone have any idea what might have happened? Do packages sent in bags ever get caught on the conveyor belts? It arrived filled with grease, a huge hole, and multiple areas look burned.
Little Crafted United (1 month ago)
Rip my pc broke in box
Nick Danielson (1 month ago)
Pure advertising
KingstonRailfan (1 month ago)
3:14 It's not a tarmac. Coincidentally, 3:14 = 3.14 = pi = pie.
Diego Perez (1 month ago)
Аfter seeing so many movies which had FedEx featuring in them advertisements, YouTube videos, I decided to give it a go. Well, what can I say - FedEx costs a lot more than Royal Mail but the result is pretty atrocious. I could expect such customer service from a 70 year old communist grandma working for Russian Post but not from a famous american company...
Lee Murray (1 month ago)
I kind of want some pie now
M J (1 month ago)
I worked for both Fed Ex Ground and UPS. Unless you ship it air, don't expect it to survive shipping unless you pack it well enough to drop it 6 ft on to concrete and it survives unscathed.
Tenzin Ngodup (1 month ago)
I worked at UPS warehouse & my experience tells you, there is no package thrown, drop or mid handled. The work load used to be so cray that, you have no time to Handle with care.
Angela Frazier (1 month ago)
Yes, I can't believe that pie lasted that long without it being destroyed. Yes I worked there for 20yrs and u have to see for itself what goes on. The matrix is where I worked and wasn't anything nice. When I got finished in my area had to head to the airplane to load it. I am not saying I didn't enjoy working there but it came with its advantages and disadvantages. I miss some of my old coworkers and the guy that was talking with the hat on was one of them. We had tourist coming up there every night. They wanted to see what process the packages go thru. Some of them were customers and wanted to know why there pkg is missing or why it was destroyed when it got to it's destination. But overall its a great place to work.
BMW X5 (1 month ago)
Aye pie in one piece DANG!!
Kiah kiah (1 month ago)
Go shop
Rich Lacey (1 month ago)
Wish they handled my cocaine shipments that well!
Ball Bix (1 month ago)
Wow
Carlos Mendoza (1 month ago)
Yeah we all know that pie didn't survive the trip and in a real situation that pie would of been thrown around and smashed by the end of its trip. but for video and viewing purposes they ate a different pie at the end.
Clorox Bleach (1 month ago)
I prefer UPS
NS Farm (1 month ago)
cast away
Lisa Dasher (1 month ago)
I'm a FedEx sorter
over9000713 (1 month ago)
5:01 both guys were not holding wands, so that means someone else was marshaling, plus one wasnt wearing a high-vis vest 🤔
Code3 Beamng (1 month ago)
ITS NAWT CALLED TARMAC REEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE
Alex H2003 (1 month ago)
So far in 3 months I have gotten over 110 parcels!! They mostly all come in bad shape
eileen&aaron R (1 month ago)
From Houston to Sydney over night
Joel Ellison (1 month ago)
I've worked at UPS for awhile. Gotta be tough to work there and Fedex....if you are a loader that is.
William Anthony Leasure (1 month ago)
My germs😂😂😂
Tuppoo94 (1 month ago)
4:57 - 5:00 The plane grew an extra engine in it's tail while underway to Honolulu!
Memphis 63 (1 month ago)
I worked sort in Memphis for 8 yrs at night! A great second job!
mandeep brar (2 months ago)
We don’t need Santa but we do need fed ex
Kellan Williams (2 months ago)
That must be all coal Santa is real!!!!
Art Mccomeskey (2 months ago)
Great it's 1am and now I want some pie.....wake up honey
almafuertegmailcom (2 months ago)
You missed the part where they throw the package out of the plane, then stomp on it, play package soccer for a while, then sit on it, then lose it.
Ralph W (2 months ago)
You weren't allowed to call it Christmas back then, but now we can thanks to DT who has put the Christmas back into the pie!
Nick Schoendorf (2 months ago)
Fake news
Door-to-Door Hentai Salesman (2 months ago)
Factorio 2 trailer looks nice.
Daniel Mapp (2 months ago)
~______~
Eric Byrne (2 months ago)
Wait a second... You take off from Memphis, TN and you land in Honolulu, HI in SIX hours!?! The plane had to average 692.8 mph (1,115 knh) over the 4,157 miles (6690km). That is very fast. Cargo flights are converted long-haul in this case and are designed for 0.84 mach or 767.2 x 0.84 or 644 mph. Those pilots were pushing the plane all the way there, not counting any headwinds. They had to average 90% the speed of sound ALL THE WAY THERE, which is unlikely. Try more like 8 1/2 hours.
Kelvin Phoenix (2 months ago)
Former FedEx ground employee. The holidays are no joke there
Steppin On My Toes (2 months ago)
Hire me first
Joshua Ilac (2 months ago)
where do u see the a in Honolulu and how is Hawai'i pronounced Hawaie
ALASKA ATHLETE (2 months ago)
fedex ad
Nappingwhiledreaming (2 months ago)
I'd like to try Yunji's pie out
Kemvir Gomez (2 months ago)
This guy and his pie😂
Eurovision Updates (2 months ago)
FedEx has a airplane 😨....
Soft Pretzel Soup (2 months ago)
That’s a professional smile from Diane
Salty Spitoon (2 months ago)
I wonder how many of those packs were darknet drug packs. And nobody ever knew.
Angel Ripper (2 months ago)
Fucking pie.
Jose Vazquez (2 months ago)
Wowowoo
Jerome (2 months ago)
I work for UPS and Fedex workload is nothing compared to what UPS has during Christmas.
KAMIKAZEKITTIES (2 months ago)
Pffft. Do adults seriously still belive in FedEx?
Amiin Wardi (2 months ago)
Sure those reporters bang bang before each other 😋
clikzip (2 months ago)
If this wasnt on camera that pie would have looked like it went through a blender.
Model RC (3 months ago)
I think my package is stuck up someone’s ass because it’s been 3 days and it hasn’t shipped! Hopefully they can’t get that package out of there ass! At least there isn’t anything a little bit of laxative’s can’t fix!
Aceheliflyer (3 months ago)
The tarmac is not a thing, it doesn't exist.
tan : tim nguyen (3 months ago)
Love America
tan : tim nguyen (3 months ago)
Wonderful job
DACHAGS GO (3 months ago)
Yeah but fuck the electric mechanics technicians right ?