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XPO Collects 4.5 Tons of Food Donations for Bancos de Alimentos to Help Those Most in Need

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SANTANDER, SPAIN December 20, 2018 – XPO Logistics, a leading global provider of transport and logistics solutions, has organized a national food collection campaign in Spain in collaboration with the NGO Bancos de Alimentos. XPO employees have collected more than 4.5 tons of food donations for Bancos de Alimentos, a non-governmental food bank that works with a network of community organizations to help those most in need.

 

XPO volunteers carried out the campaign in 20 provinces in Spain over a two-week period. Employees at several XPO facilities collected foods classified as priorities by Bancos de Alimentos, such as canned goods, oil and other non-perishable items.

 

Massimo Marsili, managing director–transport for XPO Logistics in Spain, Portugal and Morocco, said: "We promote the value of solidarity within XPO and are proud of this initiative organized by our employees. Bancos de Alimentos offers an important service in many communities – we are happy to be able to help.”

 

About XPO Logistics and XPO Logistics Europe

XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) is a top ten global logistics provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. The company operates as a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets in 32 countries, with 1,529 locations and more than 98,000 employees. XPO uses its network to help more than 50,000 customers manage their goods more efficiently throughout their supply chains.

 

XPO's corporate headquarters is in Greenwich, Conn., USA, and its European headquarters is in Lyon, France. The company conducts the majority of its European operations through its subsidiary, XPO Logistics Europe, in which it holds an 86.25% controlling interest. The remaining stock is traded as XPO on Euronext Paris ­- Isin FR0000052870. europe.xpo.com

 

 

 

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XPO Logistics Europe

Anne Lafourcade

anne.lafourcade@xpo.com

+33 (0)6 75 22 52 90