Tag: XPO Logistics

Kuehne + Nagel sells major part of its UK contract logistics portfolio

Kuehne + Nagel enters into a definitive agreement to sell a major part of its UK contract logistics portfolio to XPO Logistics. The scope of the transaction includes the drinks logistics, food services and retail & technology businesses. These operations generated a turnover of approximately C...

XPO Logistics workers at two US sites seek contracts to “hold company accountable”

XPO Logistics warehouse workers in Indianapolis (Indiana) and freight drivers in Rockaway (New Jersey) filed for representation last week with the Teamsters trade union. The union said the latest action by workers at locations of freight forwarder and logistics firm across the US is them "bandin...

XPO Logistics appoints Matthew Fassler as chief strategy officer

XPO Logistics has named Matthew Fassler as chief strategy officer effective 26 November, 2018 - replacing Scott Malat - who will step down on 8 December. Fassler will have responsibility for the company's strategy, capital structure and analysis of growth opportunities. Malat is leaving to spend ...

XPO Logistics to deploy 5,000 robots at sites in North America and Europe

XPO Logistics plans to deploy 5,000 intelligent robots throughout its logistics sites in North America and Europe. The robots are designed to collaborate with humans, will supplement XPO's existing workforce and support future growth and it is part of a strategic partnership with robotics manufac...

XPO Logistics and Nestle to build £55m ‘warehouse of the future’

XPO Logistics and food and drink company Nestlé are to team-up to build a £55 million 638,000 square foot distribution centre at the new SEGRO East Midlands Gateway Logistics Park in Leicestershire, UK. The facility they say will be the 'digital warehouse of the future', will be occupied predom...

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