Norbert Dentressangle likely to be the first of several European purchases, says XPO Logistics boss


 

A €3.2bn (£2.3bn) acquisition of French transport and logistics giant Norbert Dentressangle by US group XPO Logistics could be just the first in a series of takeovers of European companies the Greenwich, Connecticut firm’s chairman Bradley Jacobs has said. Speaking the day after news of the takeover emerged, Jacobs said XPO’s move to acquire ND could result in a number of further takeovers in the next two years. “With ND, we have a whole new platform, a whole new geographic […]