XPO offers ‘green’ Spain-Liverpool option

US-owned logistics company XPO is offering a multimodal route between Santander and Liverpool, based on the ro ro service via Dublin introduced by CldN last year. XPO will offer two weekly departures and says the routing will save more than 2,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions per trip per year compared with the 1,800km road route between the two ports. Once the goods arrive at the Port of Liverpool, XPO´s UK team manages ... [+]

XPO helps Baxter Healthcare get on the right lines in Ireland

XPO  has started shipments for Baxter Healthcare from the Irish Rail Freight facility at Ballina, in the west of Ireland. Containers of medical products are now being transported to destinations in mainland Europe, the Nordic countries and Turkey Iarnród Éireann’s (Irish Rail’s) director of commercial business units, Glenn Carr, said, “We warmly ... [+]

XPO offers green solution for a green customer

Logistics company XPO has developed a multimodal service to move products for energy management and automation firm Schneider Electric between France and the UK. XPO’s road fleet transports containers of freight from Schneider Electric’s Mions site near Lyon to the rail terminal in Vénissieux to  Dourges from where they travel by ... [+]

Top marks for XPO on disability equality

XPO Logistics has received a score of 90 out of 100 on the 2022 Disability Equality Index (DEI, the second consecutive year the company has been recognised for disability inclusion as a best place to work. The DEI is a comprehensive benchmarking tool that helps companies continuously improve inclusivity in ... [+]

XPO to double Irish rail service

XPO Logistics is to launch a second weekly container train between Ballina in the west of Ireland and Waterford port from June 2021, reports Tim Casterton. While loadings on the service when it was introduced in May 2021 were initially a little sporadic due to reduced output from the anchor customer and the ... [+]

From khaki to truck keys with XPO

XPO Logistics has become an official partner of Veterans Into Logistics, a national UK charity that connects transport and logistics companies with armed forces service leavers looking to work as truck drivers.XPO will help mentor veterans and its drivers will share their experience with candidates and help them decide what ... [+]

XPO numbers all up

US headquartered global operator XPO Logistics said its fourth quarter 2021 revenue increased to $3.36 billion for the fourth quarter, compared with $2.94 billion for the same period in 2020. Net income from continuing operations was $126 million for the fourth quarter, compared with $34 million for the same period ... [+]

XPO gets top marks for inclusion

XPO Logistics has received an 85 out of 100 score on the 2022 Corporate Equality Index of the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation. The rating recognizes XPO’s strong commitment to LGBTQ+ inclusion. The Index is based on a comprehensive annual survey that measures corporate practices for LGBTQ+ workplace equality. [+]

XPO appoints commercial head

XPO Logistics has appointed Andrew Turner to lead the company's commercial organisation in the UK and Ireland, reporting to Dan Myers, managing director for the region. Prior to his current appointment, he served as head of development for Wincanton and Yodel Delivery Network and was instrumental in XPO's strategic expansion ... [+]

XPO appoints legal leader

XPO Logistics has appointed Rémi Dujon as general counsel for Europe. He is responsible for corporate legal matters related to XPO's European business and will serve on the executive board, bringing over 24 years of senior legal experience with publicly traded companies in the technology and industrial sectors. Prior to ... [+]

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