Purple promise payout?

Discussion in 'FedEx Discussions' started by DRAisawesome, Jul 28, 2014.

  1. DRAisawesome

    DRAisawesome Active Member

    I think you guys may have hit on this. I haven't been watching my checks close. We didn't get right?

    MAKAVELI Well-Known Member

    You wouldn't have noticed it anyway.
  3. Operational needs

    Operational needs Well-Known Member

    My manager has told us we will definitely not be getting a payout.

    I also asked him about the raises, as recently as last week. He's pretty on top of stuff and said he has heard nothing.
  4. DRAisawesome

    DRAisawesome Active Member

    Thanks. Yes it's really not much to notice. I'm sure they are calculating a nice sized raids for everyone. I mean the stock is at an all time high. That will equate to no raise because we do not want ruin the momentum for Wall Street.
  5. fedex_rtd

    fedex_rtd Active Member

    As I said in my post last week, we have been leaving too much freight sitting on the ground in Memphis.

    When you deliver Friday freight on Monday because the new "smaller" planes can't handle the load, YOU lose, the company WINS!!!!
  6. Cactus

    Cactus Just telling it like it is

    And of course the customer loses too.
  7. fedex_rtd

    fedex_rtd Active Member

    Customer???? We don't care about no stinking customer.....When was the last time you heard anything about keeping our customers happy? It's always about keeping the share holders happy!
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  8. hypo hanna

    hypo hanna Well-Known Member

    Not all customers are created equal. Amazon, Apple and the big pharmacy shippers are to be taken care of at all cost. The packages of small companies or private shippers.... Tuff luck.
  9. Cactus

    Cactus Just telling it like it is

    Including the ones that ship illegal drugs. "Hey, we need that volume."
  10. MrFedEx

    MrFedEx Engorged Member

    Management fails miserably (except for stock prices), and they get a bonus. We are set-up to fail, do what we can with the shat hand we are dealt, and then they act like it's our fault. Typical.

    It's Obama's fault.
  11. Artee

    Artee Active Member

    Then he is not on top as much as you think he is. Its was announced to us last week that there will be an announcement coming soon about the upcoming pay action. Or no action.
  12. hypo hanna

    hypo hanna Well-Known Member

    Company realized a 6.17% profit margin last quarter. Hasn't been that high since 2007.

    So yea, expect another song and dance about how we are "struggling with these trying economic headwinds, blah blah, Fuel cost, blah blah, health care, blah, labor a big expense, blah blah blah, volume shifting to other streams, blah blah". But because we value our employees so much, here is another anemic 2% cost of living increase. (Never mind that the COL is hitting 4% in many areas).
  13. Cactus

    Cactus Just telling it like it is

    And one of Fred's favorites, "the softening of the market in China." Blah, blah, blah.
  14. MrFedEx

    MrFedEx Engorged Member

    Expect van to come on here and tell all of us why FedEx cannot afford any payouts, especially a raise. Kool-Aid, the preferred beverage of Jim Jones, the clueless, and Frederick Weasel Smith.
  15. vantexan

    vantexan Well-Known Member

    Why would I do that? But if it'll make you happy, I'd be surprised to see a raise if the Feds actually force that big a fine on them. And if that issue is unresolved by October, I wouldn't be surprised to see raises reduced or canceled as long as that issue is hanging over them.