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FedEx Shipping Discount

As a Wine Institute member, you’re entitled to significant savings on select FedEx® shipping services. You also benefit from more than a decade of experience and expertise in wine shipping, as well as a variety of service options to fit every budget, timeline, or specialized need.

Many members find their savings with FedEx alone exceed the amount they pay in dues to the Wine Institute. Last year, members averaged a $14,000 reduction in shipping costs with FedEx Advantage®.


Your Wine Institute Member Discounts*

  • Up to 63.5% off select FedEx Express U.S. services
  • Up to 65% off Select FedEx Express international services
  • Up to 24% off Select FedEx Ground services
  • Up to 18.5% off Select FedEx Home Delivery services
  • Up to 20% off Select FedEx Office services

Save more with fee waiver and bonus discounts

We’ve worked with FedEx to waive the Adult Signature Required fee of $5.75 per delivery. You may also be able to save an additional 3% on FedEx Ground shipments if you average more than $20,000 in annual shipping with FedEx.


Getting started is easy

  1. Confirm your Wine Institute membership is active.
  2. Contact a FedEx account executive.
  3. Sign up for the FedEx Advantage program at with passcode FEDEX1.
  4. Ship your wine with the service that makes the most sense for your business.
  5. Take a closer look at all the options available to your residential customers at

Ian Blue

Member Relations Director 415-356-7537

For specific questions about this program:


* FedEx shipping discounts are off standard list rates and cannot be combined with other offers or discounts. Discounts are exclusive of any FedEx surcharges, premiums, or special handling fees and are not available to package consolidators. Eligibility for discounts subject to FedEx credit approval. FedEx First Overnight®, FedEx SameDay®, FedEx® International Next Flight, FedEx International First®, FedEx International Priority DirectDistribution®, FedEx® 10kg Box, FedEx® 25kg Box, and FedEx International MailService® not included. Eligible services subject to change. For details on the FedEx Money-Back Guarantee, see Our Services at The FedEx Ground money-back guarantee applies to deliveries within the U.S. and to brokerage-inclusive shipments to Canada. Restrictions apply. For details, see the FedEx Ground Tariff. Wine shipping services are subject to additional terms and conditions and are not available between all areas. Please see our Wine Shipping State Pairing Guide.
Black-&-white copy discounts apply to 8½” x 11″, 8½” x 14″, and 11″ x 17″ prints, and the order copies on 20-lb. white bond paper. Color copy discounts are applied to 8½” x 11″, 8½” x 14″, and 11″ x 17″ prints, and the order copies on 28-lb. laser paper. Discount does not apply to outsourced products or services, office supplies, shipping services, inkjet cartridges, videoconferencing services, equipment rental, conference-room rental, high-speed wireless access, Sony® PictureStationTM purchases, gift certificates, custom calendars, holiday promotion greeting cards, or postage. This discount cannot be used in combination with volume pricing, custom-bid orders, sale items, coupons, or other discount offers. Discounts and availability are subject to change. Not valid for services provided at FedEx Office are subject to change. Not valid for services provided at FedEx Office locations in hotels, convention centers, and other non-retail locations. Products, services, and hours vary by location.