Welcome to the
Small Business Center
Small Business Center
What platform do you use? Which tools help your business be more efficient? Get answers to these questions and more from other small businesses facing the same challenges and opportunities as you.
Develop and integrate shipping and returns strategies. Streamline fulfillment and inventory management. Plus, get marketing and printing tips that will attract and convert customers.
Our judges have selected the Top 100 finalists for the 2021 FedEx Small Business Grant Contest. Be sure to check back here on May 10 when we’ll be announcing the 12 contest winners.
Making It Work
This podcast lets you be a fly on the wall while savvy entrepreneurs get honest about challenges, share techniques and explore best practices with our small business support team.
Articles and insights
Let us connect you to advice and guidance from your small business peers and industry leading experts. Choose a topic below to read about real-world use cases to help inform your supply chain decisions, and beyond.
What types of businesses apply for the FedEx Small Business Grant Contest?
With products reaching niche and under-served markets, business models focused on sustainability and just all-around innovative products — meet a few of the 2020 winners.
Pit Barrel Cooker, Veteran-owned business establishing a new standard in outdoor cooking
Veteran-owned business, Pit Barrel Cooker, shares how its business got started, as well as tips for small business success.Read more
VOXAPOD: Providing accessible and environmentally sustainable menstrual care
Learn how Amanda Wilson started VOXAPOD, a sustainable period care product. Plus get tips for small business success.Read more
Waterlust: Creating products to help fund research and educate the world on environmental conservation
Learn how Waterlust got started and get tips from the grant contest winner on small business success and growth.Read more
MANCAN: Giving the wine industry a new edge
Wine in a can? Genius. Check out the story of how MANCAN came to be and tips for small business success.Read more
Access Trax: Empowering people of all abilities to access the outdoors
Get tips to start and grow your business as shared by the 2020 FedEx Small Business Grant Contest Grand Prize Winner, Access Trax.Read more
BroglieBox: Thoughtfully curated, specialized boxes for health and wellness
Learn how BroglieBox started its mental health care package company. Plus, you’ll find their tips for small business success.Read more
We're here for small businesses
Save and earn
Discounts and perks can make your day. Save on printing and shipping, and get extra offers on outside business services.
Get account support
Take care of administrative tasks, connect with tech support, request a quote or consultation with a sales specialist, and more.
Find white papers, podcasts, shipping FAQs and resources to help you manage your business through the impacts of COVID-19.