Ordinarily, the corporate break-up of an U$11 billion global logistics player would be one of the biggest stories in the supply chain.

These are not ordinary times.

Nevertheless, XPO Logistics is on track for such an overhaul, meaning all eyes are on the performance of the business being spun off: contract logistics.

Hence, perhaps, the unusual centre-stage positioning of the Newco CEO-in-waiting during last week’s conference call with analysts.

The restructure is CEO Brad Jacobs’ all-in effort to break what he sees as XPO’s ...

Subscription required for Premium stories

In order to view the entire article please login with a valid subscription below or register an account and subscribe to Premium

Or buy full access to this story only for £13.00

Please login to activate the purchase link or sign up here to register an account

Premium subscriber
New Premium subscriber REGISTER

Comment on this article

You must be logged in to post a comment.