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09/18/17Malcolm Wilson Appointed to Lead XPO Logistics Europe - Richard Cawston Named Head of European Supply Chain
Lyon, France - September 18, 2017 - XPO Logistics Europe SA (ISIN FR0000052870, XPO) today announced the appointment of Malcolm Wilson as chief executive officer. Richard Cawston has been promoted to the role of managing director-supply chain, Europe, the position previously held by Wilson. Troy Cooper, XPO's global chief operating officer, said, "Malcolm Wilson is uniquely qualified to lead XPO Logistics Europe. He's a high-impact executive with a talent for getting results. Malcolm's 23... 
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09/12/17XPO Logistics Announces Expansion of Last Mile Network - Completed network will reach 90% of U.S. population
GREENWICH, Conn. - September 12, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transportation and logistics solutions, today announced plans to nearly double its current last mile footprint to 85 service hubs by late 2018. The expansion, which is currently underway, will position XPO's last mile footprint within approximately 90% of the U.S. population, further reducing transit times. XPO is the largest last mile logistics provider for heavy goods in North America, with ... 
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08/31/17XPO Logistics Renews Contract with B. Braun to Distribute Critical Medical Supplies
NORTHAMPTON, UK - August 31, 2017 - XPO Logistics, a leading global provider of logistics and transport solutions, has received a contract renewal with B. Braun Medical, one of the world's largest manufacturers of healthcare solutions. XPO will handle the distribution of approximately 5,000 medical products and devices to hospitals, dialysis centers, clinics and care homes to support the treatment of thousands of patients across France. Distribution takes place from the XPO site at Nancy (Grea... 
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08/28/17XPO Logistics Extends Contract with Maxxium UK for Warehousing and Managed Transport
NORTHAMPTON, UK - August 28, 2017 - XPO Logistics, a leading global provider of transport and logistics solutions, has renewed its supply chain contract with Maxxium UK - one of the UK's leading spirits companies. Maxxium's portfolio includes some of the world's best-known brands, including The Famous Grouse and The Macallan Scotch whiskies, Jim Beam bourbon and Courvoisier cognac. XPO is responsible for all of Maxxium's UK storage at its 125,000-square-foot logistics facility in Mossend, Scotl... 
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08/24/17XPO Logistics Drivers Win National Truck Driving Awards - Chris Poynor, Jose Orozco and Bryan Wold honored
GREENWICH, Conn. - August 24, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transportation and logistics solutions, today announced that three of its less-than-truckload (LTL) drivers have won awards at the 2017 National Truck Driving Championship (NTDC) in Orlando, Fla. Chris Poynor of Pasco, Wash., who has been with XPO for 17 years, took first place in the twins-class competition, demonstrating skill in pulling two chained pup-trailers around a series of precise obsta... 
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08/18/17XPO Logistics Honors Driver William Henderson for Three Million Accident-Free Miles
GREENWICH, Conn. - August 18, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), one of the largest providers of less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation in North America, has recognized professional driver William Henderson for surpassing three million miles on the road without a preventable accident. On August 17, 2017, Henderson was honored at XPO's Savannah, Ga., service center in a ceremony attended by public officials. Dignitaries included Carl Gilliard, a member of the Georgia House of Representat... 
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08/09/17XPO Logistics Earns Silver Service Award from Nordstrom for Best-in-Class Freight Transportation
GREENWICH, Conn. - August 9, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), one of the largest providers of less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation in North America, has been honored by Nordstrom, Inc. with its Silver Service Award for outstanding performance in LTL freight services. Nordstrom's corporate logistics group confers the awards annually to recognize the company's top-performing supply chain partners. The group ranks its trucking service providers using rigorous performance metrics, includ... 
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08/02/17XPO Logistics Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results
Reports record quarterly revenue, net income and adjusted EBITDA Closes $1.43 billion of new business in the first six months, up 62% year-over-year Raises full year 2017 and 2018 EBITDA guidance GREENWICH, Conn. - August 2, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) today announced financial results for the second quarter 2017. Revenue was $3.76 billion for the quarter, compared with $3.68 billion for the same period in 2016. Revenue increased year-over-year by $210.4 million, excluding the sec... 
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07/27/17XPO Logistics Launches Aftermarket Parts Distribution Network for JLG Industries
GREENWICH, Conn. - July 27, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transportation and logistics solutions, has launched a custom-designed parts warehousing and distribution network for JLG Industries, Inc. in North America. JLG is a leading global manufacturer of access equipment for the construction and industrial markets. In 2016, JLG selected XPO as its strategic partner to create a next-generation logistics solution for its aftermarket operations. The new netwo... 
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07/26/17XPO Logistics Appoints Christopher Synek as President of Transportation in North America
GREENWICH, Conn. - July 26, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) today announced the appointment of Christopher Synek as president of transportation in North America, reporting to Troy Cooper, chief operating officer. Synek has P&L responsibility for the company's brokerage, expedite, intermodal, drayage and global forwarding business units. Synek has 20 years of executive experience in the energy and waste management sectors, most recently as chief executive officer of Tervita Corporati... 
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07/20/17XPO Logistics Announces Pricing of $665.5 Million Public Offering of Common Stock
GREENWICH, Conn. - July 20, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. ("XPO" or the "Company") (NYSE: XPO) today announced the pricing of 11,000,000 shares of its common stock in a registered underwritten offering at $60.50 per share.  Of the 11,000,000 shares in the offering, 5,000,000 will be sold directly by XPO to the underwriters at closing, and 6,000,000 will be subject to the forward sale agreements described below.  XPO granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 1,65... 
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07/17/17XPO Logistics Releases Preliminary Results for Second Quarter 2017
GREENWICH, Conn. - July 17, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) today announced the following preliminary expected financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2017. Based on the information available as of July 17, 2017, we currently estimate that our financial results as of and for the three months ended June 30, 2017, will include: Total revenue of $3.755 billion to $3.765 billion Operating income of $183 million to $187 million Organic revenue growth as compared to same... 
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07/17/17XPO Logistics Announces Public Offering of Common Stock
GREENWICH, Conn. - July 17, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. ("XPO" or the "Company") (NYSE: XPO) today announced that it plans to make an offering of 11,000,000 shares of its common stock in a registered underwritten offering.  Some of the shares in the offering will be subject to the forward sale agreements described below.  XPO expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 1,650,000 additional shares. Morgan Stanley and J.P. Morgan are the joint book-runn... 
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07/12/17XPO Logistics Named an Inbound Logistics Green 75 Supply Chain Partner
GREENWICH, Conn. - July 12, 2017 - XPO Logistics (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of supply chain solutions, has been named an Inbound Logistics Green 75 Supply Chain Partner for 2017. The annual recognition is given to transportation and logistics companies that demonstrate a strong commitment to sustainability in the form of energy efficiency and emissions control. Troy Cooper, chief operating officer of XPO Logistics, said, "Sustainability programs are an integral part of how we o... 
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07/10/17XPO Logistics Awarded Chilled Warehousing Contract for BrewDog Craft Beer
NORTHAMPTON, UK - July 10, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transport and logistics solutions, has signed a contract with craft beer pioneer BrewDog, one of the UK's fastest-growing food and drinks companies. XPO will provide class-leading temperature-controlled warehousing for BrewDog's stockholding of craft beer at a multi-user, 125,000 square foot facility in Mossend, Scotland. The Aberdeen-based brewery - founded in 2008 by James Watt and Martin Dickie - ... 
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07/06/17XPO Logistics Schedules Second Quarter 2017 Conference Call for Thursday, August 3, 2017
GREENWICH, Conn. - July 6, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) will hold its second quarter conference call and webcast on Thursday, August 3, 2017, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. The company's results will be released after market close on August 2 and made available on www.xpo.com. Access information:Call toll-free from US/Canada: 1-877-269-7756International callers: +1-201-689-7817Live webcast online at: www.xpo.com/investors A replay of the conference call will be available until Septemb... 
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06/29/17XPO Logistics Expands Global Supply Chain Support for Sealed Air
GREENWICH, Conn. - June 29, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transportation and logistics solutions, announced an expansion of its global supply chain support for Sealed Air Corporation with the launch of an integrated warehousing and logistics management program in North America. Sealed Air is a global leader in food safety and security, facility hygiene, and product protection.  XPO's new operation supports four Sealed Air product lines - Diversey®, Cryovac... 
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06/21/17XPO Logistics LTL Drivers in North America Surpass One Billion Accident-Free Miles
GREENWICH, Conn. - June 21, 2017 -  XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) today announced that its less-than-truckload (LTL) professional drivers have surpassed one billion miles with no preventable accidents. XPO has approximately 12,575 professional drivers in its LTL transportation network, and began tracking consecutive accident-free miles by driver in April 2012. By May 2017, 890 XPO drivers had achieved one million, two million or three million accident-free miles, and the total for all these dr... 
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06/13/17Nu Skin Enterprises Selects XPO Logistics as Global Lead Logistics Provider
GREENWICH, Conn. - June 13, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transportation and logistics solutions, today announced that it has been selected by Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. as global lead logistics provider under a multi-year contract. Nu Skin is a $2.2 billion provider of premium-quality beauty and wellness solutions to markets in Asia, the Americas, Europe, Africa and the Pacific. In collaboration with Nu Skin, XPO is developing an integrated, global supply ... 
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06/07/17XPO Logistics Advances to Number 191 on Fortune 500 as Fastest-Growing Transportation Company
GREENWICH, Conn. - June 7, 2017 -  XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transportation and logistics solutions, moved up to number 191 on the Fortune 500 list, as announced by Fortune magazine today. Last year, XPO ranked number 353 and was named the fastest-growing company. XPO's new ranking is also notable for leading all transportation companies on the list with the largest year-over-year numeric increase, up 162 places, and the largest percentage revenue change at 9... 
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06/07/17XPO Logistics Named a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Third-Party Logistics Providers in North America
GREENWICH, Conn. - June 7, 2017- XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), a top ten global provider of transportation and logistics solutions, today announced that Gartner, Inc. has named the company a leader in its May 2017 Magic Quadrant for Third-Party Logistics, North America. Ashfaque Chowdhury, XPO Logistics president, supply chain-Americas and Asia Pacific, said, "We believe that our positioning in the leaders quadrant is a direct reflection of the strong partnerships we build. We constantl... 
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06/01/17City of New York Renews Contract with XPO Logistics for Emergency Response Programs
GREENWICH, Conn. - June 1, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) today announced that New York City Emergency Management (NYCEM) has renewed the company's contract as logistics manager for the Logistics Shelter Support and Commodity Distribution programs. The new contract expands XPO's services beyond the primary sheltering operation to include mass feeding and other logistics needs of the Emergency Operation Center task force. Under the multi-year agreement, XPO will continue to manage two ded... 
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05/25/17XPO Logistics Launches Third Logistics Hub for European Wax Center
GREENWICH, Conn. - May 25, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transportation and logistics solutions, today announced the opening of a third regional distribution center for European Wax Center, one of the fastest growing beauty lifestyle brands in the United States. The new 40,000 sq. ft. facility in Camp Hill, Penn. marks a major expansion of XPO's supply chain management relationship with European Wax Center. The Camp Hill distribution center will initially ... 
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05/24/17XPO Logistics Invests in Commercial Drivers with Tuition-Free Training and Full-Time Career Paths
GREENWICH, Conn. - May 24, 2017 -  XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) today affirmed its commitment to nationwide driver training and jobs creation through its network of commercial driving schools. The company, which has been recognized by Forbes as one of America's Best Employers for 2017, is using its scale to encourage careers in trucking - providing free tuition, income while training and the opportunity for a quality driving career upon graduation. XPO expects over 150 trainees to complete c... 
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05/11/17XPO Logistics Expands Last Mile Network in Chicagoland
GREENWICH, Conn. - May 11, 2017 - XPO Logistics (NYSE: XPO) today announced a major expansion of its last mile logistics network in the Chicagoland area. The new facility in Bolingbrook, Ill., effectively doubles the capacity of the company's market delivery center (MDC) in Chicago to nearly 100,000 square feet. The new hub serves some of the nation's most well-known retailers, e-commerce companies and manufacturers of heavy goods. XPO is the North American leader in the home delivery of furnit... 
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05/11/17XPO Logistics Named One of America's Best Employers by Forbes
Updated May 24, 2017   GREENWICH, Conn. - May 11, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) today announced that it has been recognized by Forbes as one of America’s Best Employers for 2017. Meghan Henson, chief human resources officer with XPO Logistics, said; “We’re delighted to be recognized by Forbes for our supportive workplace environment and high levels of employee engagement. We have an outstanding team of 89,000 talented people at XPO – over 44,000 of them in North America.... 
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05/10/17XPO Logistics Completes Rebranding of Less-Than-Truckload Fleet and Service Centers in North America
GREENWICH, Conn. - May 10, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transportation and logistics solutions, today announced that it has completed the rebranding of its North American less-than-truckload (LTL) business, the second largest market provider of LTL transportation. The rebranding aligns XPO's LTL operations in North America with those in Europe, where the company has a large presence.    Tony Brooks, president of the LTL business for XPO Logistics, said, &... 
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05/08/17XPO Logistics Names Josephine Berisha Senior Vice President of Global Compensation and Benefits
GREENWICH, Conn. - May 8, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) today announced the appointment of Josephine Berisha as senior vice president of global compensation and benefits. In this newly created role, she has responsibility for driving the company's strategy to deliver competitive benefits and pay to employees. Ms. Berisha has more than two decades of senior experience creating compensation programs for multi-billion-dollar, global enterprises. She joins XPO Logistics from Morgan Stanle... 
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05/03/17XPO Logistics Announces First Quarter 2017 Results
Achieved significant margin improvement in both transportation and logistics Closed a record $716 million of new business in the quarter GREENWICH, Conn. - May 3, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) today announced financial results for the first quarter 2017. Revenue was $3.54 billion for the quarter, compared with $3.55 billion for the same period in 2016. Revenue increased year-over-year by $122.6 million excluding the first quarter 2016 revenue from the North American truckload unit d... 
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04/07/17XPO Logistics Schedules First Quarter 2017 Conference Call for Thursday, May 4, 2017
GREENWICH, Conn. - April 7, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) will hold its first quarter conference call and webcast on Thursday, May 4, 2017, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. The company's results will be released after market close on May 3 and made available on www.xpo.com. Access information:Call toll-free from US/Canada: 1-877-269-7756International callers: +1-201-689-7817Live webcast online at: www.xpo.com/investors A replay of the conference call will be available until June 4, 2017,... 
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04/05/17XPO Logistics Ranked as the Largest Logistics Company in North America
GREENWICH, Conn. - April 5, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) today announced that it has been ranked as the largest logistics company in North America on the Transport Topics 2017 list of Top 50 Logistics Companies. The ranking is based on 12-month 2016 net revenue. The company was ranked number two in 2016 and number 12 in 2015. Troy Cooper, chief operating officer of XPO Logistics, said, "We have our customers and employees to thank for this milestone achievement. I also want to com... 
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04/03/17XPO Logistics Recognizes Seven Professional Drivers for Exceeding Three Million Miles of Accident-Free Driving
Less-than-truckload drivers Jeffrey Adkins, James Cosentino, Benjamin Dixon, Robert Hickerson, James Hughes, Stephen Pargeon and James Poe honored GREENWICH, Conn. - April 3, 2017 - XPO Logistics (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transportation and logistics services, today announced that professional drivers Jeffrey Adkins, James Cosentino, Benjamin Dixon, Robert Hickerson, James Hughes, Stephen Pargeon and James Poe have each achieved three million consecutive miles of accident-free d... 
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02/21/17XPO Logistics Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results
Reports fourth quarter records for net income, cash flow from operations,adjusted EBITDA and free cash flow Reaffirms full year targets for 2017 and 2018 adjusted EBITDA, and issues two-year, cumulative free cash flow target of approximately $900 million GREENWICH, Conn. - February 21, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2016. For the fourth quarter of 2016, revenue increased 10.0% year-over-year to $3.68 billion. Net ... 
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02/17/17XPO Logistics Honored by Navistar with Diamond Supplier Award
Recognized for best-in-class global supply chain services GREENWICH, Conn. - February 17, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transportation and logistics solutions, has been honored by Navistar International Corp. (NYSE: NAV) as a recipient of its Diamond Supplier Award for the third consecutive year, based on 2016 performance. The prestigious award is conferred annually on the top two percent of Navistar's supplier base worldwide. Critera include innovation, ... 
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01/13/17XPO Logistics Schedules Fourth Quarter 2016 Conference Call for Wednesday, February 22, 2017
GREENWICH, Conn. - January 13, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) will hold its fourth quarter conference call and webcast on Wednesday, February 22, 2017, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. The company's results will be released after market close on February 21 and made available on www.xpo.com. Access information:Call toll-free from US/Canada: 1-877-269-7756International callers: +1-201-689-7817Live webcast online at: www.xpo.com/investors A replay of the conference call will be available un... 
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01/11/17XPO Logistics Awarded Contract for Cummins' Global Aftermarket Distribution Center
GREENWICH, Conn. - January 11, 2017 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transportation and logistics solutions, has been awarded a supply chain contract by global power leader Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) to support its customers worldwide. XPO Logistics will operate Cummins' primary parts distribution center starting this month, managing approximately 800 workers and over 2,700 orders shipped daily. The one million square foot facility in Memphis, Tenn., distributes com... 
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