World News: 13:30 GMT Thursday 6th December 2018. [XPO Logistics, Inc. via Thomson Reuters ONE via SPi World News]
GREENWICH, Conn. - December 6, 2018 - XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transportation and logistics solutions, today announced a new training program to transition commercial truck drivers to careers at XPO. The company's Fast Track program is tuition-free and available to independent drivers and contract carriers who have transported freight for XPO. Graduates are immediately qualified for employment.
Troy Cooper, president of XPO Logistics, said, "Our Fast Track training is designed for experienced, CDL-certified drivers who are interested in full-time employment. These professionals are already familiar with our high standards through their work as independent contractors. Now they have an easy path to a fulfilling career on our team."
XPO employs over 12,000 professional drivers as one of the largest less-than-truckload (LTL) carriers in North America. More information about XPO's LTL driver schools is available on the company's website.
About XPO Logistics
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 most efficiently throughout their supply chains. XPO's corporate headquarters is in Greenwich, Conn., USA, and its European headquarters is in Lyon, France. www.xpo.com
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Thomson Reuters: 13:30 GMT Thursday 6th December 2018
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