XPO Logistics
Business, Logistics

XPO Logistics Poised to Pursue Acquisitions Again

XPO Logistics' Brad Jacobs Jacobs by Christopher Goodney/Bloomberg News

XPO Logistics Inc.’s CEO is on the hunt for takeover targets again after taking a two-year pause.

Thomas Black | Bloomberg News
July 3, 2017
Business, Technology, Logistics

XPO Plans 'Testing Ground' for the Future of Logistics

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XPO Logistics is designing a testing center for the next generation of supply chain management, which would automate warehousing, CEO Brad Jacobs told Transport Topics in a one-on-one interview.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
June 27, 2017
Business, Logistics

XPO Completes LTL Rebranding

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XPO Logistics said May 9 it has finished the rebranding of its North American less-than-truckload business a little more than 18 months after it was acquired from Con-way Inc.

Transport Topics
May 10, 2017
Business, Logistics

XPO Turns Last Year's First-Quarter Loss Into This Year’s Profit

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XPO Logistics turned last year’s first-quarter net loss into a profit of similar magnitude even though revenue was flat, the company said May 3.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
May 3, 2017
Business, Logistics

Mack, SAF Holland Roll Out Extra-Heavy-Duty Options

Mack Pinnacle by Jonathan S. Reiskin/Transport Topics

MONTREAL — Equipment manufacturers Mack Trucks and SAF Holland rolled out extra-heavy-duty options here at the ExpoCam truck show, while an executive with trailer maker Manac Inc. pointed out that his customers often have to heat their dry vans.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
April 24, 2017
Business, Logistics

ExpoCam Provides Recruiting Opportunities for Companies

Day & Ross booth by Jonathan S. Reiskin/TT

MONTRÉAL — Mercer Transportation Co. is a regular at the Mid-America Trucking Show because the flatbed carrier and MATS share Louisville, Ky., as a hometown — but that was not a reason to avoid ExpoCam.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
April 24, 2017
Business, Logistics

Pricey Canadian Diesel Kindles Desire for Aerodynamic Savings

MONTREAL — Two suppliers of aerodynamic fairings at the ExpoCam truck show here said sales of the mileage-enhancing products are popular on both sides of the U.S.-Canadian border. However, a key difference is the approach of the government.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
April 24, 2017
Business, Logistics

XPO Logistics Employees Reject Unionization at Two Illinois Facilities; OK It in Trenton, N.J.

Employees at XPO Logistics Inc.’s less-than-truckload facilities in Aurora and Elgin, Ill., voted against representation by the Teamsters union, the company said April 17.

Transport Topics
April 17, 2017
Business, Logistics

Why XPO's Billionaire CEO Brad Jacobs Is Putting Dealmaking on Hold

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Brad Jacobs made a fortune during a decadeslong wave of mergers and acquisitions. Now he’s putting dealmaking on hold and focusing his attention on expanding XPO Logistics Inc. from the inside.

Tom Metcalf | Bloomberg News
April 11, 2017
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Midwestern Grocery Chain Countersues XPO, Alleges $12 Million in Damages

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Midwestern grocery chain Schnuck Markets has filed a counter lawsuit against XPO Logistics, the warehouse operator it hired to run its Kinloch, Mo., facility but then terminated for operational issues.

Samantha Liss | St. Louis Post-Dispatch
April 3, 2017

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