XPO was poised for blockbuster buy to double its size

May 9, 2019 Gavin van Marle

If ever there was a mouth-watering freight headline, it is this one. FreightWaves reports from its second annual Transparency conference, where this year XPO Logistics chief executive Brad Jacobs (pictured above) was the keynote speaker. While much of his talk centred around XPO’s acquisition strategy – or current lack thereof – it also featured some interesting predictions on how technology would change logistics: “Robots, many of which will operate collaboratively in ...

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