On May 21, 2019, the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development received a WARN notice from XPO Logistics Supply Chain. The letter explains that the company will be carrying out a permanent closure in the near future. The company will be shutting down two Memphis facilities. They are located at 5800 Challenge Drive and 4155 Quest Way.
The closure is expected to be effective July 15, 2019. As a result, 881 workers are expected to be laid off permanently. The impacted workers are not represented by a collective bargaining agreement. Therefore, they will not have access to bumping rights.
Further details can be found here.