XPO Logistics Named Fastest-Growing Company in Fortune 500
GREENWICH, Conn. — July 11, 2016 — XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transportation and logistics solutions, has been named the fastest-growing company on the Fortune 500 list. The Fortune 500 list identifies the largest U.S. companies by revenue. XPO Logistics ranks number 353 for 2015, from 909 the prior year.
Bradley Jacobs, chairman and chief executive officer of XPO Logistics, said, “2015 was a transformative year for us, capped by our inclusion as a Fortune 500 company for the first time. Our ranking as the fastest-growing Fortune 500 company is a further testament to our strategy, which drove the expansion of our operations in Europe and North America. XPO is now a $15 billion company at the inflection point to create significant returns.”
About XPO Logistics
XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) is a top ten global provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. The company provides services for truckload brokerage and transportation, last mile logistics, engineered supply chain solutions, high-value-add warehousing and distribution, ground and air expedite, less-than-truckload transportation, intermodal, drayage, managed transportation and global forwarding. XPO serves more than 50,000 customers with a highly integrated network of over 87,000 employees and 1,440 locations in 33 countries. XPO's corporate headquarters is in Greenwich, Conn., USA, and its European headquarters is in Lyon, France. www.xpo.com
These forward-looking statements are qualified by cautionary statements regarding unknown risks, uncertainties and assumptions as can be found in the company's filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and accessed through the company's website www.xpo.com.
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