GREENWICH, Conn. - November 13, 2013 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (XPO) today announced that it has been ranked as the fourth largest freight brokerage provider in North America on the Transport Topics 2013 list of Top 25 Freight Brokerage Firms. Additionally, the company was awarded a first-time position on the 2013 list of Top 50 Logistics Companies, ranked at number 45.
Bradley Jacobs, chairman and chief executive officer of XPO Logistics, said, "We`re grateful to our more than 1,950 employees for their passionate commitment to ensuring that each load gets picked up and delivered on time. Their relationships with our customers and carriers are the bedrock of our growth."
The annual rankings of the largest transportation logistics companies in North America, based on net revenue, is part of the Transport Topics Logistics 50, a special project of Transport Topics Publishing Group, a subsidiary of the American Trucking Associations, Inc.
About XPO Logistics, Inc.
XPO Logistics, Inc. (XPO) is one of the fastest growing providers of transportation logistics services in North America: the fourth largest freight brokerage firm, the largest provider of heavy goods, last-mile logistics and a top five expediter, with growing positions in global freight forwarding, intermodal and less-than-truckload brokerage.
XPO is built to deliver constant growth in capacity and passionate service through market-facing technologies and 89 locations in the United States and Canada. The company uses its relationships with more than 23,000 ground, sea and air carriers to facilitate the transportation of freight for over 9,500 customers in the manufacturing, industrial, retail, commercial, life sciences and government sectors. www.xpologistics.com
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