GREENWICH, Conn. – January 11, 2017 – XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transportation and logistics solutions, has been awarded a supply chain contract by global power leader Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) to support its customers worldwide. XPO Logistics will operate Cummins’ primary parts distribution center starting this month, managing approximately 800 workers and over 2,700 orders shipped daily.
The one million square foot facility in Memphis, Tenn., distributes component parts, rebuild kits and remanufactured engines as the principal restock hub for Cummins’ warehouses worldwide, and supports thousands of Cummins dealers in North America. XPO will provide custom-designed technology for parts stocking and control, fulfillment, shipping and returns management.
“The employees and the important work they do each day at our distribution center is critical to the success of our customers and to Cummins,” said Clarence Carr, Director, Memphis Distribution Center, Cummins Inc. “We will work with XPO to ensure that the operations and the work environment continue to be of the highest quality and something we can all take pride in. We will continue to look for new and innovative ways to improve our work and our services.”
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