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Meet the 2017 grand prize winner

We’re proud to announce that Sword & Plough is the grand prize winner of the 5th annual FedEx Small Business Grant Contest. Through their unique business model, Sword & Plough works with American manufacturers who employ veterans to make wearable goods out of recycled materials from the U.S. military that would otherwise be thrown away.

“With the grant money, we plan to further our mission by hiring a military veteran with logistics experience to help us expand our production and improve our supply chain and inventory management.” – Emily Núñez Cavness and Betsy Núñez

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Featured Video: Ginjan Bros

"We’re living the American dream right now": Watch last year’s FedEx Small Business Grant Contest winner, the Ginjan Bros, share how hard work and passion helped them launch a specialty beverage business in their new country.

Make the most of your brand story

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"Share your inspiration — everyone has a reason for starting a business," says Liz Powers, FedEx Small Business Grant Contest winner and co-founder of ArtLifting. Get inspired with Liz's tips on how to tell a compelling brand story.

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Speed up your global growth with peer insights

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"Athletes were counting on us to deliver products to keep them competing the next day," explains Anne Hed, owner of Hed Cycling. Hear the company's tips on how you can stay competitive in the fast-pace global market.

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Success in Every Season

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Different times of year offer different opportunities for your business. And whether you’re trying to make the most of a busy holiday season, build customer loyalty in the new year, or reach more customers in the summer, we have tips and solutions to help you find success.

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