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FedEx Made a Demand Dan Snyder Couldn't Afford to Dismiss

1 month ago   |   By NY Times

Long a defiant defender of his team's name, the owner of the Washington football team changed course in short order after FedEx sent a letter threatening to withdraw its sponsorship.
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FedEx reportedly threatens to remove signage from the Washington Redskins' home stadium unless the team changes its name

FedEx reportedly threatens to remove signage from the Washington Redskins' home stadium unless the team changes its name

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

FedEx issued a one-sentence statement on July 2 urging the Washington Redskins to change their name.
The Washington Post reported Friday that the company also sent a letter to the team's general counsel threatening to remove signage if the name isn't changed.
In the past week - fueled by renewed race conversations in the US on a national level - multiple major retailers said they would stop selling the team's merchandise.
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