XPO 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 commend Dr. Ashfaque Chowdhury, head of our supply chain operations in the Americas and Asia Pacific. Our North American operations are a cornerstone of our integrated global network, where we operate as the second largest logistics provider worldwide."
Transport Topics will host a "Live on Web" webcast to discuss the Top 50 report today, Wednesday, April 5, starting at 12:00 noon Eastern Time. Dr. Chowdhury will be a featured guest and will discuss strategies for "Winning the Logistics Game" with moderators Dan Bearth and Seth Clevenger.
The Top 50 Logistics Companies report and webcast are available on the Transport Topics website.
About XPO Logistics, Inc.
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 34 countries, with over 87,000 employees and 1,425 locations. XPO uses its network to help more than 50,000 customers manage their goods more efficiently throughout their supply chains. The company has two reporting segments: transportation and logistics, and within these segments, its business is well diversified by geographies, verticals and types of service. XPO's corporate headquarters is in Greenwich, Conn., USA, and its European headquarters is in Lyon, France. www.xpo.com
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