Top 50 Logistics

Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50

How Consolidation and Freight Networks Are Disrupting the Logistics Landscape

Employees at C.H. Robinson. (Photo courtesy of Steven A. Smith)

Logistics companies are employing new business strategies to adapt to an ever-changing market.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
April 8, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Is Amazon a Logistics Company? All Signs Point to That

Amazon Warehouse An employee packs a box at the Amazon.com fulfillment center in Robbinsville, N.J. (Michael Nagle/Bloomberg News)

Should Amazon.com be considered one of the largest logistics companies in North America? The answer, according to most industry observers, is yes. And how big is that business? That question, unfortunately, can’t be answered definitively, at least not yet.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
April 8, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

2018 Was a Year of Extraordinary Growth for 3PLs

C.H. Robinson truck C.H. Robinson led the nonasset-based domestic transportation management segment. TT File Photo

The two main drivers of growth for logistics companies in 2018 were an inventory buildup to beat tariffs and solid expansion in the domestic economy.

Evan Armstrong | President of Armstrong & Associates Inc.
April 8, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

2019 Top 50 Logistics Companies

XPO Logistics truck With XPO putting a hold on acquisitions, others have taken the opportunity to challenge the company for logistics supremacy. (TT File Photo)

XPO Logistics remains ­firmly entrenched atop Transport Topics' 2019 Top 50 Logistics Companies rankings after a meteoric rise fueled by a string of high-profile acquisitions over the last eight years. Read about the full rankings.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
April 8, 2019
Logistics

Does Your Business Belong on Our List of Top 50 Logistics Companies?

Take Our Top 50 Logistics Survey

There's only one way for your company to get itself ranked on our prestigious 2019 Top 50 Logistics company rankings or one of our sector lists: Fill out a nomination survey. Click here for the form.

Transport Topics
February 12, 2019
Business, Technology, Equipment, Logistics

LiveOnWeb Preview: Logistics, Accelerated

Transport Topics Executive Editor Joe Howard previews the April 18 LiveOnWeb program, Logistics Accelerated, which looks at innovation and technology that is shaping the logistics industry.

Transport Topics
April 11, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 50

2018 Top 50 Logistics Companies: XPO Retains Its Place at the Top

XPO Logistics truck in front of company headquarters XPO Logistics

After a string of high-profile acquisitions pushed XPO Logistics to the top of the Transport Topics Logistics 50 list in 2017, the company kept its No. 1 ranking this year by growing its business organically and by effectively cross-selling transportation and logistics services to shippers.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
April 9, 2018
Technology, Logistics, Top 50

Visions of the Future of Logistics

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Here's what some industry professionals had to say about what the future may hold.

Transport Topics
April 9, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Cardinal Logistics to Lay Off 69 Employees in Virginia on Dec. 2

Cardinal Logistics Management Corp. will lay off 69 employees in Salem, Va., on Dec. 2 because of the “unexpected termination of a major business contract,” according to a filing with the state. Most of the 69 are truck drivers.

October 6, 2017
Business, Logistics

The List: Transport Topics' 2015 Top 50 Logistics Companies

Presenting the 2015 Transport Topics Top 50 Logistics Companies list. Rankings are by net revenue for the most recent 12-month period, which for most companies is calendar year 2014.

April 14, 2015