Recognized for commitment to LGBTQ equality and inclusion
GREENWICH, Conn., Jan. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transportation and logistics solutions, has received a rating of 85 out of 100 on the Corporate Equality Index (CEI), as announced by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation. XPO ranked in the top five in its category of Mail and Freight Delivery.
The CEI recognizes employers that take steps to ensure equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer workers and their families. The index is based on an annual survey administered to major US employers, including Fortune 500 companies. It uses three rating criteria: non-discrimination policies; equitable benefits for LGBTQ individuals; and company support of an inclusive culture and corporate social responsibility.
Meghan Henson, chief human resources officer of XPO Logistics, said, “We have a strong culture of inclusion that celebrates each of the many different communities that make up our workforce. By partnering with HRC and community organizations, we receive meaningful input that helps us continually improve our workplace in line with our values.”
Human Rights Campaign Foundation has published the CEI for 18 years with the goal of furthering LGBTQ inclusion in the corporate community.
About XPO Logistics
XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) is a top ten global logistics provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. The company operates as a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets in 30 countries, with 1,531 locations and approximately 100,000 employees. XPO uses its network to help more than 50,000 customers manage their goods most efficiently throughout their supply chains. XPO's corporate headquarters are in Greenwich, Conn., USA, and its European headquarters are in Lyon, France. xpo.com
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