New FedEx Mobile Website & New BlackBerry App: Package Tracking & More


Do you find yourself checking the FedEx website several time a day to see where your latest gadget is at it makes its way to you? If so, you’ll be happy to learn that FedEx just made it easier for you to track packages as well as deal with other FedEx related tasks using your mobile phone.

FedEx releases new BlackBerry app and enhanced mobile website

Here’s what you can do from a BlackBerry (using the app) or most other smartphones (using the mobile website):

- Track the status of a package and use My FedEx Tracking for additional shipment details
- Get a rate quote
- Create a shipping label and access your FedEx Ship Manager Address Book
- Schedule a U.S. or international pickup
- Find a nearby FedEx location using your smart phone’s GPS (available on iPhone or Android only) or by entering your location

FedEx’s mobile friendly website is powered by Usablenet. So, don’t be startled by the somewhat odd looking URL (web address) that appears in your mobile browser after you pointed it a:

m.fedex.com

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