Spotlighting: GXO Logistics, Inc.
December 08, 2021 in Community
GXO Logistics, Inc. was recognized with the Support & Services Award at the 2022 Supplier of the Year event. The award is given to a supplier who provides outstanding support or services to Boeing. This includes engineering support, logistical support, and/or site services.
Q: How did your company get started?
A: GXO spun off from XPO in August 2021, creating the world’s largest pure-play contract logistics company. Our ultimate goal is to create game-changing opportunities for the world’s leading companies by leveraging cutting-edge logistics solutions.
Q: What Boeing products are associated with your company?
A: GXO supports assembly operations for Boeing commercial and defense programs. GXO's Boeing Aggregated Standards Network (BASN) operation supports Boeing Commercial Airplanes at assembly sites.
Q: What is your company vision/mission?
A: GXO’s mission is to engineer faster, smarter, leaner supply chains to deliver logistics at full potential. Our vision is expressed through our five core values:
- Be safe
- Be inclusive
- Make an impact
- Change the game
- Deliver results
Q: What does it mean to be recognized as a Supplier of the Year?
A: As a long-term partner with Boeing, we are honored to be recognized as Supplier of the Year. This award brings a tremendous sense of pride to our organization and team members, who are committed to delivering the highest standards of service, solutions and innovation in the industry.
Q: What characteristics about your team do you most credit for your company’s achievement?
A: Our teams’ commitment to innovation and continuous improvement has been critical to our successful partnership with Boeing. We’re laser-focused on achieving excellence for Boeing and meeting and exceeding their industry-leading standards.
Q: What should people know about your company?
A: GXO is the world’s largest pure-play contract logistics provider, solving complex logistics challenges with technologically advanced supply chain solutions. GXO delivers high-performing, mission-critical supply chain logistics solutions for the world’s leading companies and government agencies. GXO has approximately 120,000 team members across more than 900 facilities totaling approximately 200 million square feet.
Q: How do you inspire your employees?
A: Our goal is to be an employer of choice at all of our locations across the globe. We rally our employees around our core values and take great pride in creating a safe, inclusive and rewarding workplace.