2017 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 100 largest Private Carriers in North America
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Rankings

Top Beverage Carriers

Ranksort descending Company Tractors
1 Pepsi Beverages 8578
2 Coca-Cola Refreshments 5487
3 Dr Pepper Snapple Group 2331
4 Femsa Logistica 1500
5 Reyes Beverage Group 1120
6 Coca-Cola Bottling Company United 806
7 Great Lakes Coca-Cola Distribution 795
8 Anheuser-Busch Cos. 714
9 Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits 699
10 Swire Coca-Cola USA 664
11 Pepsi Bottling Ventures 461
12 Columbia Distributing 402
13 Silver Eagle Distributors 363
14 Coca-Cola Beverages Florida 292
15 Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated 249
16 Coca-Cola Bottling Co. of Northern New England 213
17 Gulf Distributing 189
18 Coca-Cola Bottling Co. High Country 148
19 Nestle Waters North America 140
20 Clark Beverage Group 129
21 Odom Corp. 98
22 Clare Rose Inc. 97
23 Atlantic Coca-Cola Bottling Co. 93
24 Upstate Niagara Cooperative 91
25 North Florida Sales 88
26 Virginia Eagle Distributing 80
27 Pepsi MidAmerica 77
28 Sacramento Coca-Cola Bottling Co. 75
29 Republic National Distributing Co. 74
30 Pepsi-Cola Bottling Co. of Hickory 71
31 Pepsi Cola Newburgh Bottling Co. 60
32 Pepsi-Cola Bottling Co. of New York 52
33 Brown Bottling Group 47
33 Carolina Beverage Corp. 47
35 Long Beverage 45
36 Anheuser-Busch Distribution of New York 33
36 Pepsi Cola Bottling Co. of Corbin 33
38 Quality Beverage 32
38 Pepsi Cola Bottling Co. of New Haven 32
40 Pepsi Cola Bottling Co. (Virginia) 30
41 Anheuser-Busch Sales of Washington 29
42 Birrell Brothers Co. 28
43 Lane Sales 25
44 Anheuser-Busch Sales of Hawaii 24
44 Shore Point Distributing 24
44 Pepsi Cola Bottling Co. (Logansport 24
47 House of Schwan 23
47 Western Wyoming Beverages 23
49 Allen Beverages 22
50 Pepsi Cola Bottling Co. of Mansfield 21
51 Chesterman Co. 20
52 Corwin Beverage Co. 18
52 Pepsi Cola Bottling Co. of Lincoln 18
52 Pepsi Cola Bottling Co. of Rochester 18
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Breakthru Beverage Group to Merge N.J. Business With Allied

Breakthru Beverage Group, a major distributor of wine and spirits with operations in 15 states, is merging its business in New Jersey with Allied Beverage Group, the state’s largest distributor of alcoholic beverages, company officials said.

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Averitt Training Program Approved for Veteran Benefits

Averitt Express announced that it’s offering an on-the-job training program that is approved for veterans benefits, as the carrier commits to hiring 1,200 military veterans by 2020.

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