2022 Top 100 Private Carriers

2022 Essential Management and Operating Information for the 100 Largest Private Carriers in North America
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Up Front
Private Fleets Sharpen Focus on Driver Satisfaction
Shippers work to improve the efficiency and reliability of their private fleet operation, starting with attracting, retaining drivers.
Interactive Map: Where The Top 100 Are
See the headquarters locations by region for each of the Top 100 private carriers in North America.
Private Carriers Expand Fleets Despite Challenges
Top 100 companies overcome supply chain constraints and stiff competition for drivers; now they face mixed economic signals.
Rank This Year Rank Last Year Company Tractors Trucks Pickups/ Cargo Vans Trailers Annual Sales
1 1 PepsiCo Inc. 11,079 16,138 6,682 20,105 $79.5 billion
2 3 Walmart Inc. 9,280 25 - 76,361 $572.8 billion
3 2 Sysco Corp. 8,632 1,649 - 10,594 $51.3 billion
4 5 US Foods 5,969 433 - 7,748 $29.5 billion
5 7 Performance Food Group 5,682 623 - 7,770 $30.4 billion
6 4 Halliburton Co. 5,677 2,793 94 11,136 $15.3 billion
7 6 Reyes Holdings 5,106 691 1,310 7,136 -
8 8 McLane Co. 3,996 128 45 6,429 $84.3 billion
9 9 Tyson Foods 2,594 46 - 5,024 $47.0 billion
10 10 Helena Agri-Enterprises 2,546 1,800 - 2,670 -
11 11 NexTier 2,177 313 - 4,087 $1.4 billion
12 14 United Rentals Inc 2,157 3,936 - 3,007 $9.7 billion
13 15 Gordon Food Service 2,064 34 - 2,851 $16.0 billion
14 13 Schlumberger Limited 2,046 271 138 5,512 $22.9 billion
15 24 Pilot Co. 1,845 66 - 1,962 -
16 18 DOT Foods 1,788 12 42 2,900 -
17 20 Sunbelt Rentals 1,756 100 4,160 2,501 $8.0 billion
18 - ProFrac Holding Corp. 1,647 134 - 2,082 -
19 22 Amazon.com Inc. 1,645 12,835 - 37,410 $469.8 billion
20 19 United Natural Foods Inc. (UNFI) 1,611 12 - 4,620 $27.0 billion
21 16 Coca-Cola Bottling Co. United 1,595 554 - 1,854 -
22 17 American Air Liquide Holdings 1,580 3,856 - 2,206 $27.6 billion
23 23 The Quikrete Cos. 1,562 8 - 2,164 -
24 26 Ashley Furniture Industries 1,500 81 6 5,334 -
25 40 The Kroger Co. 1,404 10 - 18,500 $137.9 billion
26 21 CHS Inc. 1,398 1,792 - 6,708 $38.4 billion
27 25 Cemex USA 1,281 3,859 - 2,310 $14.5 billion
28 41 CRH Americas 1,271 2,416 - 2,418 $31.0 billion
29 - Carvana 1,262 2,204 41 1,264 $12.8 billion
30 29 Ahold USA/Delhaize America 1,258 502 - 4,747 $53.8 billion
31 80 Builders FirstSource 1,232 2,879 - 2,342 $19.9 billion
32 27 Clean Harbors 1,655 4,900 4,200 5,300 $3.8 billion
33 30 Cudd Energy Services 1,192 287 - 1,437 -
34 36 Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores 1,126 - - 1,034 -
35 31 Prairie Farms Dairy 1,120 1,649 318 3,671 -
36 33 Ben E. Keith Co. 1,104 78 - 1,363 -
37 28 ProPetro Holding Corp. 1,018 36 - 1,437 $0.9 billion
38 38 Walgreen Co. 1,012 22 - 2,844 $132.5 billion
39 37 Medline Inc. 973 348 - 1,279 $20.2 billion
40 39 Albertsons Cos. 957 - - 3,446 $71.9 billion
41 43 Sherwin-Williams Co. 951 2 - 2,310 $19.9 billion
42 86 Bunzl Distribution USA 935 59 - 1,772 -
43 44 Swire Coca-Cola USA 867 291 - 1,189 $2.0 billion
44 45 BlueLinx Holdings 836 44 - 848 $4.3 billion
45 54 Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits 823 2,260 - 805 -
46 48 Mondelez International 810 72 - 954 $8.3 billion
47 46 Darling Ingredients 803 691 - 4,340 $4.7 billion
48 46 ABC Supply Co. 792 3,091 - 1,128 $12.1 billion
49 49 Univar Solutions 769 65 - 2,047 $9.5 billion
50 50 Anheuser-Busch Cos. 758 159 - 773 $16.3 billion
51 51 Shaw Industries Group 750 55 - 3,000 -
52 55 WillScot Mobile Mini Holdings Corp. 746 324 - 1,315 $1.9 billion
53 52 Calfrac Well Services 740 203 - 1,067 $0.8 billion
53 76 Wayne-Sanderson Farms 740 90 - 1,128 -
55 56 Shamrock Foods Co. 732 105 - 1,039 -
56 68 Mohawk Industries 724 107 - 2,808 $11.2 billion
57 57 Brenntag North America 717 666 - 2,198 $5.4 billion
58 35 Energy Transfer 701 483 - 941 $67.4 billion
59 81 Archer Daniels Midland Co. 700 12 200 3,400 $85.2 billion
60 53 JBS USA Holdings 699 - - 1,324 -
61 58 Publix Super Markets 676 12 - 3,852 $48.0 billion
62 61 Messer Americas 657 228 261 2,066 -
63 63 Coca-Cola Beverages Northeast 644 77 - 909 -
64 59 Plains All American Pipeline 640 - - 1,275 $40.5 billion
65 64 SE Independent Delivery Services 637 250 - 2,155 -
66 74 H-E-B Grocery Co. 626 9 - 4,268 -
67 62 MDU Resources Group 622 2,192 - 2,035 $5.7 billion
68 65 Advanced Drainage Systems 620 1 - 1,195 $2.0 billion
69 66 Costco Wholsale Corp. 611 320 - 4,725 $192.1 billion
70 70 Air Products 605 196 - 1,578 $10.3 billion
70 69 Beacon Roofing Supply 605 1,667 - 893 $6.6 billion
72 42 Maxim Crane Works 585 917 - 2,360 -
73 72 Coca-Cola Beverages Florida 574 28 - 758 -
74 73 Herc Rentals 572 369 - 685 $2.1 billion
75 - Marathon Petroleum Corp. 568 55 - 699 $120.9 billion
76 75 Foster Farms 566 9 42 1,202 -
77 78 Ecology Auto Parts 543 12 - 658 -
78 79 SpartanNash 539 9 - 1,261 $8.9 billion
79 60 Veritiv Corp. 536 40 103 864 $0.1 billion
80 88 C&S Wholesale Grocers 534 - - 4,543 -
81 83 Ace Hardware Corp. 528 - - 1,598 $8.6 billion
82 89 Linde 506 1,483 - 1,930 $12.1 billion
83 82 The H.T. Hackney Co. 505 191 - 740 -
84 85 KeHE Distributors 504 - - 1,031 -
84 77 Liberty Coca-Cola Beverages 504 116 - 722 -
86 70 KLX Energy Services 498 670 - 954 $0.4 billion
87 - J.R. Simplot Co. 493 1,119 - 2,086 -
88 84 Columbia Distributing 486 96 - 594 -
89 67 Stericycle Inc. 459 4,646 - 2,468 $2.6 billion
90 87 Hobby Lobby Stores Inc. 445 11 - 1,551 -
91 95 Thyssenkrupp North America 437 523 - 812 -
92 - Liquid Environmental Solutions 429 104 - 321 -
93 98 Orgill Inc. 420 2 1 1,020 $3.0 billion
94 91 Domino's Pizza 408 48 - 558 $4.4 billion
95 94 Valley Proteins 402 128 - 1,342 -
96 - Perdue Farms Inc. 400 6 - 1,455 -
97 97 Bragg Cos. 396 - - 575 -
98 100 Lowe's Companies Inc. 388 3,762 - 462 $96.3 billion
99 96 Dunkin' 374 23 - 495 -
99 - SRS Distribution 374 2,311 - 821 -
About the Rankings...
Extras
Harnessing Digitization To Improve Operations
Fleets, shippers debate how best to use and share the growing amount of data they are collecting.
Sector Rankings Reflect Growth, Acquisitions
Shifting market conditions, notable mergers and acquisitions help reshape competitive landscape in many industry sectors.
About Us: Transport Topics’ Top 100 Private Carriers
Learn more about Transport Topics’ Top 100 Private Carriers publication
Managing Change When Implementing New Tech
A multistep process that communicates why and how the new technology will make a driver’s job easier — not harder — is key.
RoadSigns Podcast: Inside the 2022 List
TT's Seth Clevenger and Mike Freeze highlight the factors involved in the growth of the food service sector.
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Interactive Map: Where the 2022 Top 100 Private Carriers Are in North America

Interactive Map: Where The Top 100 Are

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August 26, 2022
Business, Logistics, For-Hire, Top 100

XPO Posts Strong Q2 Earnings Amid Upcoming Leadership Change

XPO Logistics building

XPO Logistics Inc. on Aug. 4 reported record revenue and net income for the second quarter, part of a busy week for the Greenwich, Conn.-based company.

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
August 5, 2022
Business, Logistics, Top 100

GXO Posts $2.2 Billion in Q2 Revenue, Marks First Anniversary

GXO robots at an automated warehouse

GXO Logistics Inc. closed out its first year as an independent company with revenue and earnings growth in the second quarter of 2022, the company reported Aug. 2.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
August 3, 2022
Business, Equipment, For-Hire, Top 100

Daseke Reports Mixed Results in Second Quarter

Bulldog Hiway Express trucks on a lot

Daseke Inc. saw a decline in earnings despite revenue gains during the second quarter of 2022, the company reported Aug. 2.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
August 2, 2022
Business, For-Hire, Top 100

ArcBest Reports Record-Setting Quarter for Q2

ABF Freight truck

ArcBest Corp. posted records for quarterly revenue, operating income and net income for the second quarter of 2022.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
July 29, 2022
Business, Logistics, For-Hire, Top 100

Forward Air Reports Record-Setting Quarter for Q2

Forward

Forward Air Corp. on July 27 reported all-time quarterly records for revenue, income from operations and net income per diluted share for the second quarter.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
July 28, 2022
Business, Logistics, For-Hire, Top 100

ODFL Reports Profit, Revenue Records for Second Quarter

Old Dominion Freight Line truck

Old Dominion Freight Line set records for revenue and profitability during the second quarter of 2022, the company reported July 27.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
July 27, 2022
Business, Technology, Equipment, Private, Top 100

Walmart Canada Adds 60-Foot Multizone Refrigerated Trailer

Walmart Canada has expanded its fleet to include for the first time in North America a 60-foot multitemperature-zone refrigerated trailer, built by Utility Trailer Manufacturing Co.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
July 25, 2022
Business, Logistics, For-Hire, Top 100

Knight-Swift Posts Higher Earnings, Revenue for Q2

Knight-Swift photo illustration

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. experienced revenue and earnings growth during the second quarter, the company reported July 20.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
July 21, 2022
Business, Logistics, For-Hire, Top 100

Marten Reports Record-Breaking Results for Q2

Marten Transport truck at a company terminal

Marten Transport on July 18 reported the highest operating revenue and operating income in its history for the second quarter.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
July 19, 2022

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