Potential Buyers Beware

Discussion in 'FedEx Discussions' started by 12yearsaslave, Nov 30, 2018.

  1. 12yearsaslave

    12yearsaslave Member

    If you are seriously interested in buying an existing business from a FedEx contractor, please, take anything you read here with a 50 lb bag of salt. The majority of active users here are disgruntled, failed, old contractors that are barely surviving. These are people that should not be managing businesses. Go join a Facebook group for AOs and BCs. Or talk to people at the station you are interested in. I guarantee there are contractors in each station that have a ton more knowledge then some of the constantly crying people here.
    Good luck with your FedEx journey.
     
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  2. Latessss

    Latessss New Member

    Cool story bro
     
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  3. Exec32

    Exec32 Active Member

    There is a large segment here that are contractors that partnered withX at each terminal to get free routes from contractors that were targeted by X. They have no value unless you plan on getting routes from them for little or no costs. Buyer will only be purchasing the old depreciated equipment that X will later make you upgrade. They will not tell you this.
     
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  4. bacha29

    bacha29 Well-Known Member

    Contractors are not retired.....they're disposed off. The reason is simple. You've learned too much about their less than noble practices. In fact a TM told me an my fellow day ones straight up........" They want rid of you old guys . It's because you know too much"
     
  5. 1989

    1989 Well-Known Member

    Let me guess, You have some routes for sale?
     
  6. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    Making thread a sticky.
     
  7. Fred's Myth

    Fred's Myth Nonhyphenated American

    Next time wash your hands first.