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CCJ Innovators: XPO boosts training efficiency with virtual reality

XPO employs virtual reality for LTL employees in cross-dock operations.

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XPO’s Brokerage Technology Enables Flexible Solutions for Shippers

XPO is known as a digital broker that collaborates with its customers to develop innovative technologies.

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Black History Month leaders: LaQuenta Jacobs champions inclusivity in transportation industry

LaQuenta explained the unique connection between DE&I and the trucking industry.

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Trucking Explores Augmented Reality to Enhance Training, Operations

Augmented reality will reshape the way XPO trains employees.

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XPO Builds Momentum Heading Into Spin-Off

Malcolm detailed the many ways XPO’s spin-off will benefit all stakeholders.

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XPO dealt with a trucking slump by leaning into the Uber Freight model — and brought in record revenues

How XPO successfully navigated a slump in trucking.

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XPO executives see the future — and it’s bullish

XPO reported strong fourth quarter earnings.

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XPO’s Jacobs addresses myriad industry topics at SMC3’s Jump Start 2021

Brad offered his opinions on a host of industry trends and themes at the opening session of the SMC3 2021 Jumpstart conference

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More acquisitions planned once XPO splits company

XPO expects to grow both organically and through acquisition post-spin.

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Trucking Becomes More Focused on Health, Efficiency

Brad discussed the many safety measures XPO has rallied behind in response to the pandemic.

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Incoming CEO of XPO Spinoff Company Outlines Plans

Malcolm outlines his plans for the global contract logistics business spin-off.

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XPO Logistics heralds new record for Drive XPO app downloads

XPO Connect surpasses 300k downloads.

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XPO Logistics Partners With Truckers Against Trafficking

XPO is taking action in the fight against human trafficking through it's partnership with Truckers Against Trafficking.

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XPO completes virtual reality pilot for LTL dockworkers

Our VR pilot helps train LTL dockworkers with even greater safety

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XPO’s acquisition of UK-based contract logistics operations

XPO completed its acquisition of Kuehne + Nagel’s UK-based contract logistics operations.

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Surging Online Sales Boost XPO Logistics Results

XPO reported strong third quarter financial results, fueled by e-commerce.

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XPO Logistics Named Transportation Partner of Susan G. Komen 3-Day Walks

XPO expanded its partnership with the Susan G. Komen foundation.

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XPO Marks App Milestone

XPO Connect reaches digital milestone.

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Pandemic rush to online shopping sparks interest in ‘Airbnb’ warehouses

Ashfaque Chowdhury explained how on-demand warehousing helps retailers secure critical space ahead of the holiday season.

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Fleets Operating in Health Care Sector Adjust to Surge in Demand Amid Pandemic

XPO shipped critical medical supplies throughout the pandemic.

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Fleets Rally to Aid Hurricane Laura Victims

Drew Wilkerson explained the importance of hurricane relief.

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XPO promotes logistics veteran to lead last-mile unit

Erik Caldwell was named President of Last Mile.

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Integrating technology at speed

Mario spoke about the benefits of efficiently deploying technology in uncertain times.

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E-Commerce 'Is On Fire'

Brad sat down for a post-earnings interview with Alix Steel and Guy Johnson.

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XPO’s Earnings Beat Forecasts. It’s Good News on the Economy

Although the pandemic put pressure on business, the quarter’s results ‘look solid.’

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XPO Logistics Appoints First Chief Diversity Officer

LaQuenta Jacobs is appointed XPO’s first Chief Diversity Officer.

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2020 FreightWaves 3PL Summit

Brad talked diversity, automation and outsourcing trends at this year's 3PL Summit.

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Workplace Safety In A Time Of Covid-19

XPO’s use of technology helped ensure safe and strong supply chains throughout the pandemic.

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SDCE 100 Award

XPO Connect received the SDCE 100 Award for Innovation

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Trucking Rises to Meet Unprecedented Challenges During COVID-19 Pandemic

Erik Caldwell explained how XPO stepped up to meet surging coronavirus demand.

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XPO Logistics’ CEO to LGBT community: Come work with us

Brad issued a statement of support to the LGBTQ+ community.

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Green 75, 5 Years Running

For the 5th year in row, XPO was recognized as a Green 75 Company.

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How XPO, Estes kept workers safe and planned around coronavirus

Drew Wilkerson talked about the importance of protecting our frontline workers.

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Sponsoring Girls With Impact

Girls With Impact CEO Jennifer Openshaw explained the many ways corporate sponsors like XPO help support their mission.

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Fortune World's Most Admired

For the fourth straight year, XPO was named the No. 1 transportation and logistics company.

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23 Industry Leaders on the Pandemic Aftermath

Business Insider featured Brad’s thoughts on the pandemic alongside CEOs of other transportation companies.

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XPO’s Brad Jacobs Says Company Open to Future Acquisitions

Transport Topics interviewed Brad on a wide variety of topics, including XPO’s COVID-19 response and protecting employees.

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Brad Jacobs on Transport Topics Radio

Brad reflected on the heroism of our employees, the future of logistics in the face of COVID-19, M&A, and much more.

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Bouncing Back

Brad Jacobs discusses the recovery of the shipping market in Europe, possible post-coronavirus hiring, and more with Alix Steel.

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Brad Jacobs on CNN International

CNNi's Julia Chatterley spoke with Brad Jacobs about the timeline of the #COVID19 pandemic

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Brad Jacobs on Squawk Box

CEO Brad Jacobs discusses the supply chain and moving goods during the pandemic

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Brad Jacobs on How the Transport Industry is Handling COVID-19

CEO Brad Jacobs joins Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous and Brian Sozzi to discuss how XPO Logistics has adapted to COVID-19.

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2020 Top 50 Logistics Companies

XPO Logistics is ranked No. 1 for the third straight year on the Transport Topics Top 50 Logistics Companies list.

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XPO Increases Sick Leave in Response to COVID-19

XPO Logistics implemented a Pandemic Paid Sick Leave program to support employees.

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XPO to Acquire U.K. Logistics Business

XPO acquired Kuehne + Nagel's UK-based contract logistics operations.

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XPO Teams Up With Mercedes-Benz For Long-Term Deal

XPO will manage the distribution of automotive parts for Mercedes-Benz’s UK retail and commercial vehicle dealerships.

To Be More Data Driven, Look for the Right Business Partner

To Be More Data Driven, Look for the Right Business Partner

In his editorial, CIO Mario Harik shares how the right business partnership doesn't have to be big to make a big impact.

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Perspective: Solving The Reverse Logistics Puzzle

Supply Chain COO Erik Caldwell explained the complexities of reverse logistics, and how companies like XPO can help solve them.

XPO CEO Brad Jacobs answers questions at BGSA.

Ben Gordon: Supply Chain Execs Optimistic About Growth, Ready For M&A

CEO Brad Jacobs talked about the importance of creating shareholder value at the annual BGSA Holdings Supply Chain Conference.

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Trump Signs USMCA Into Law; ATA Hails Agreement, Commends President

XPO driver Ina Daly attended the signing of the USMCA at the White House.

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Brad Jacobs Visits Bloomberg TV

CEO Brad Jacobs dropped by Bloomberg's TV studios to discuss XPO's recent news about exploring strategic options.

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Jim Cramer Interviews Brad Jacobs on CNBC's Mad Money

CEO Brad Jacobs speaks to Mad Money's Jim Cramer about XPO's exploration of strategic options to increase shareholder value.

America Must Resolve To Protect Pregnant Women In The Workplace in 2020

America Must Resolve To Protect Pregnant Women In The Workplace in 2020

XPO’s Chief Human Resources Officer Meghan Henson calls for the passing of the Pregnant Workers’ Fairness Act (PWFA)

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XPO Logistics CEO Brad Jacobs Centers His Strategy Around Tech

XPO CEO Bradley S. Jacobs credits his success to a combination of his technology centric strategy with an all-star team.

The Challenges of Online Returns

XPO Logistics: The Challenges of Online Returns

XPO shares how the growth of e-commerce and consumers' expectations have created a challenge around online returns.

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XPO’s Reach For LTL Optimization Earns Spot In FreightTech 25

Automation, IT advancement and LTL excellence push XPO Logistics into FreightWaves' premier list of industry tech changers.

CIOs Share Their Priorities For 2020

CIOs Share Their Priorities For 2020

XPO’s Mario Harik talks about the prioritization of collaborative robots in warehouses.

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One Man Delivers Two Big CT Stocks For The Decade

XPO CEO Bradley S. Jacobs continues to drive massive returns for shareholders.

Employers Move To Attract Tech Talent Before Graduation

Employers Move To Attract Tech Talent Before Graduation

XPO’s Mario Harik explains how innovative technology attracts top-tier talent.

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Community Members “Fill The Truck” For Shelter Animals In Need

XPO driver Don Rolon hosts his annual “Fill the Truck” event in Rockford, Illinois.

Newsweek's Most Responsible

America’s Most Responsible Companies 2020

XPO Logistics ranked 95th on Newsweek’s list of America’s 300 Most Responsible Companies for 2020.

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Top Issues for Supply Chains for Holiday Shipping

CIO Mario Harik provides his thoughts on the top shipping challenges facing supply chains this holiday season.

‘Best Employer practice’ Award for XPO Logistics

‘Best Employer practice’ Award for XPO Logistics

XPO Logistics is honored by The Down’s Syndrome Association with a ‘Best Employer Practice’ Award.

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Holiday highlights veterans’ vital roles at Connecticut companies

XPO Logistics supports its veterans through two national driver-training programs.

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’Tis the Season for Surge Robots as Holiday Hiring Finds Automation

XPO rapidly implemented an increased number of collaborative robots to assist with the anticipated holiday e-commerce spike.

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Bradley Jacobs Has Acquired More Than 500 Companies. Here’s What He Has Learned

XPO Logistics CEO Bradley Jacobs talked M&A and the lessons he’s learned throughout his successful career.

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XPO Logistics Launches Partnership With MIT

XPO Logistics becomes the first global logistics company to partner with the Massachusetts institute of Technology.

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FreightWaves Announces 2020 FreightTech 100

XPO Logistics is once again named a technology leader on the FreightTech 100.

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A Slew of Startups are Rushing to Disrupt the Trucking Industry. Old School Incumbents are Meeting the Challenge Head On.

XPO Logistics is ahead of the curve in automated freight brokerage technology and innovation.

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How XPO Logistics Uses Robots to Meet E-Commerce Demand

XPO Logistics’ Chief Information Officer Mario Harik, explains how robots help XPO meet e-commerce demand.

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XPO Names Former GE Deal Maker to Board

Former General Electric Co. executive Aris Kekedjian is appointed to XPO’s Board of Directors.

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Logistics Gives Back

XPO donates $10,000 to Operation Backpack to aid in providing backpacks filled with school supplies to NYC children in need.

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Drawn by the Salary, Women Flock to Trucking

XPO CHRO Meghan Henson and driver Lindsey Othmer explain how new technology makes truck driving a better job for women.

Sustainable Fashion Is Possible, But Not Without Supply Chain Help

Sustainable Fashion Is Possible, But Not Without Supply Chain Help

XPO’s Richard Cawston wrote about the key role that supply chains play in sustainable fashion initiatives.

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Transportation Leaders Spend on Tech

Like other large companies in the industry, XPO has increased its capital spending, with much of it going to technology.

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Six Advanced Technologies That Could Assist In LTL Shipping

XPO Logistics’ advancements in AI-based pricing and predictive analytics are helpful when shipping in LTL.

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Logistics Gives Back

XPO Logistics supports young women leaders through its partnership with Girls With Impact.

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How Robots Can Make Warehouses Safer

XPO Logistics’ Chief Information Officer Mario Harik explains how robots make XPO warehouses safer and more efficient.

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Special Report: What is the Future of Trucking?

XPO’s Chief Information Officer Mario Harik talked about how XPO uses technology to help our customers meet rapid demand.

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Honoring a Truck Driver Who’s In For the Long Haul

Star XPO Logistics truck driver Bob Dolan looks back on three million miles.

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Fleets, Logistics Firms Mobilize as Dorian Inches Up Coast

XPO Logistics President Troy Cooper talked about how XPO is mobilizing critical supplies to areas impacted by Hurricane Dorian.

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Hurricane Dorian Carrier Update

XPO Logistics President Troy Cooper talked about what items XPO moved to assist with hurricane relief efforts.

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XPO Logistics Donates $10K to Operation Backpack

XPO Logistics President Troy Cooper explains the significance of XPO’s donation to Operation Backpack.

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The Environmental Benefits of XPO Direct

XPO Logistics’ CIO Mario Harik talks about the environmental benefits of pre-positioning goods for customers using XPO Direct.

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IT Line Items Grow by Millions as Supply Chains Seek Efficiency, Speed

XPO Logistics’ CIO Mario Harik describes how XPO’s technology investment delivers substantial value to customers and investors.

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XPO Tests Data Analytics Tool for Improving Dock Operations

XPO launches a pilot of its Smart productivity suite that uses machine learning to optimize worker productivity in LTL.

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XPO Claims Growing Popularity for Its Mobile App for Truckers

Enhancements to XPO Connect and the Drive XPO app have sparked incredible growth, now topping more than 22,000 registered users.

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XPO Logistics Named GM Supplier Of The Year

General Motors awards XPO the GM Supplier of the Year for consistently exceeding expectations.

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What I Learned While Updating My Company’s Pregnancy Benefits

SVP of Comp and Benefits Josephine Berisha reflects on her lessons learned while helping draft XPO's new Pregnancy Care Policy.

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Employers Rally Behind Proposed Legislation Protecting Pregnant Workers

XPO shows its support for the newly introduced pregnancy legislation alongside other great companies like Microsoft and Adobe.

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Ina Daly Thrives in Male Dominated Profession

XPO driver Ina Daly talks women in trucking and looks back on her many years of success.

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Arizona’s Ina Daly Keeps the Wins Rolling With Grand Champion Showing

XPO Logistics driver Ina Daly is set to compete in her 14th National Truck Driving Championship.

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How Consumer Demand is Shaping Last Mile

At Home Delivery World 2019, XPO’s Dan Walsh gave an in-depth look at XPO's last mile business and technology

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Interview: XPO Logistics’ UK Supply Chain Managing Director Gavin Williams

XPO Logistics’ MD for Supply Chain – UK and Ireland, Gavin Williams, talks about the transformation of logistics.

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XPO Extends Freight Marketplace to Last-Mile Service

The expansion of XPO Connect into last mile is the latest example of how XPO is using technology to empower customers.

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American Productivity is Finally on the Rise

CIO Mario Harik explains how XPO’s multi-million-dollar investments in technology result in more efficient workplace processes

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XPO Logistics is Expanding its Digital Platform to Europe

As part of a larger technology strategy, XPO expanded XPO Connect across Europe.

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Shippers No Longer Reactive When It Comes to Reverse Logistics

XPO’s Erik Caldwell explains how predictive analytics can ease the returns process.

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XPO Logistics Expands Benefits for New Parents

XPO’s Josephine Berisha talks about the company’s new paid parental leave policy.

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AnnaMaria DeSalva and Marlene Colucci Join XPO Logistics Board

The move underscores the importance XPO places on diversity, workplace environment and corporate social responsibility.

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XPO Logistics Added to the World’s Most Admired Companies List

For the second year in a row, XPO is named as the leader in trucking, transportation and logistics.

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Warehouses Test a New Breed of AI Robots

XPO Logistics CEO Brad Jacobs Chief Information Officer Mario Harik discuss the advantages of AI-equipped robots in warehouses.

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XPO Discusses Predictive Analytics

XPO’s Ashfaque Chowdhury explains how XPO uses predictive analytics to help forecast returns before peak seasons.

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The surge in online-shopping returns has boosted the warehouse sector

XPO’s Erik Caldwell notes the importance of a solid return process on both the consumer and warehousing side.

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XPO Logistics Delivers Bikes to Kids for Christmas

XPO partnered with Elves & More to assemble and deliver new bikes for 800 children in need.

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XPO Quoted On Returns Data

According to a survey conducted by XPO Logistics, between 10% and 30% of online purchases are returned.