XPO Logistics * USA: Workers vote to unionize
* Connecticut & Illinois - XPO Logistics truck drivers to join International Brotherhood of Teamsters
--- XPO Logistics Inc. warehouse workers and truck drivers in Connecticut and Illinois have voted to join the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, the union said Thursday... A majority of 127 warehouse workers in North Haven, Conn., voted to become the first warehouse workers at XPO to form a union in the U.S., the Teamsters said. A majority of 74 drivers in Aurora, Ill., voted to join, marking the first Teamsters victory at XPO since the company acquired Con-way Inc. for $3 billion last year... XPO, Greenwich, Conn., has 44,000 employees in the U.S. ...
(Photo: XPO LOGISTICS INC. - The labor votes at XPO Logistics took in about 200 workers in a business that has 44,000 employees in the U.S.) -- CONN/ILL, USA - The WSJ, by LORETTA CHAO - Oct. 13, 2016
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