The American company XPO Logistics has taken over the French Logistic company Norbert Dentressangle. Dentressangle is by far the biggest European logistics company with a fleet of 7800 trucks, 11.500 trailers and a staff of 46.000 people.
The Americans pay 3,24 billjon Euro’s for the company. Founder Norbert Dentressangle held 67% of all the shares in his company. XPO has the ambiton to be in the top ten of global logistic providers.