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XPO Names Mario Harik to Succeed Brad Jacobs as CEO

XPO Brad Jacobs (left) and Mario Harik. (XPO Logistics Inc.)

XPO Logistics Inc. announced that Mario Harik will succeed Brad Jacobs as CEO of XPO and join the board of directors following XPO’s planned spinoff of its tech-enabled brokerage platform.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
August 4, 2022
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

XPO Announces Expansion of LTL Network

XPO An XPO truck. (XPO Logistics via Youtube)

XPO Logistics is expanding its North American operations, adding to its LTL network two new terminals, four fleet maintenance shops and trailer manufacturing capacity, the company said Jan. 18.

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
January 19, 2022
Business, Top 50, Top 100

XPO Hosts Conference for Women in Leadership

XPO XPO RISE participants. (XPO Logistics Inc.)

XPO Logistics held its inaugural Women in Leadership Conference in Atlanta Nov. 17-19.

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
December 22, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

XPO Logistics Opens New LTL Hub in Chicago Area

XPO Team members gather for the new site opening. (XPO Logistics Inc.)

XPO Logistics Inc. opened a new less-than-truckload service center in the Chicago area, the company announced Oct. 18.

October 18, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 100

GXO Survey Shows Pandemic Trends Have Accelerated Online Returns

Mark Manduca of GXO Mark Manduca on the floor of New York Stock Exchange on Aug. 2, the day GXO Logistics became a publicly traded company. (GXO via YouTube)

GXO Logistics Chief Investment Officer Mark Manduca detailed Aug. 24 what is driving a rise in online returns and what that may mean for transportation.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
August 25, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

XPO Logistics Spinoff GXO Officially Goes Public

GXO A GXO warehouse. (XPO Logistics)

XPO Logistics Inc.'s completion of its spinoff of GXO Logistics Inc. as a publicly traded pure-play contract logistics provider culminated with GXO officials ringing the New York Stock Exchange opening bell Aug. 2.

August 2, 2021
Business, Technology, Logistics

XPO Logistics Names More Leaders for Spinoff GXO

XPO Logistics Inc. announced last month two additional leaders associated with its planned spinoff business GXO Logistics.

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
May 14, 2021
Top 50

XPO’s Brad Jacobs Assesses Economy, Trucking in Shareholder Letter

XPO Logistics truck Since joining XPO Logistics’ predecessor 10 years ago, Jacobs and his team have grown the company from $175 million annually in revenue to $16.3 billion in 2020. (XPO Logistics Inc.)

XPO Logistics Chairman and CEO Brad Jacobs tells shareholders in a letter why he thinks the U.S. economy is primed for a big rebound.

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
April 14, 2021
Business, Logistics, Breaking News, Top 50

XPO Sets GXO Logistics as Name of New Spinoff Company

XPO GXO via YouTube (left) and XPO Logistics via YouTube

XPO Logistics has selected GXO Logistics as the name of the stand-alone logistics company that it will spin off from its larger operation later this year.

Joe Howard | Executive Editor
March 18, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Incoming CEO of XPO Spinoff Company Outlines Plans

XPO Logistics fulfillment facility Robots and people work together to fulfill orders at an XPO facility. "Demand is increasingly for supply chain automation, robotics, and we’re really at the forefront of that industry innovation," incoming CEO Malcolm Wilson said. (XPO Logistics)

Malcolm Wilson shared his hopes and plans Jan. 15 for when he becomes the first CEO of a new company splitting from XPO Logistics Inc.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
January 19, 2021