2019 Essential Management and Operating Information for the 100 Largest Private Carriers in North America
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Rank This Year Rank Last Year Company Tractors Trucks Pickups/ Cargo Vans Trailers Annual Salessort descending
33 32 Pilot Flying J 1,061 35 - 1,405 -
81 75 Coca-Cola Beverages Florida 598 14 - 657 -
18 70 Cudd Energy Services 1,664 347 - 2,110 -
98 94 The H.T. Hackney Co. 443 172 - 613 -
68 53 Shaw Industries Group 695 55 - 3,212 -
83 - Ecology Auto Parts 565 13 - 679 -
20 20 Coca-Cola Bottling Co. United 1,437 513 - 1,915 -
22 22 DOT Foods 1,410 6 28 2,215 -
38 39 Maxim Crane Works 955 28 - 1,727 -
54 49 ABC Supply Co. 779 3,038 - 2,010 -
86 86 H-E-B Grocery Co. 530 4 - 2,355 -
39 41 Ashley Furniture Industries 939 100 25 3,500 -
71 62 Coca-Cola Bottling Co. of Northern New England 677 100 - 890 -
56 50 Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores 765 - - 696 -
72 68 Shamrock Foods Co. 666 90 - 990 -
25 23 The Quikrete Cos. 1,311 55 - 1,692 -
41 92 CRH Americas 889 1,637 - 2,229 -
57 48 Prairie Farms Dairy 762 1,225 - 2,432 -
74 57 SE Independent Delivery Services 633 118 - 1,188 -
91 81 C&S Wholesale Grocers 490 - - 4,543 -
92 90 Valley Proteins 488 136 55 1,311 -
62 - Messer Americas 728 150 - 2,058 -
14 35 Helena Agri-Enterprises 2,054 1,813 - 2,575 -
30 28 Solistica 1,102 1,100 - 2,130 -
63 66 JBS USA Holdings 726 - - 1,319 -
78 85 Gravity Oilfield Services 614 285 - 3,387 -
64 55 Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits 719 2,208 - 1,121 -
79 79 Williams Brothers Construction 613 163 - 256 -
95 98 Bragg Cos. 454 - - 808 -
32 30 Ben E. Keith Co. 1,066 73 - 1,333 -
65 54 Food Services of America 714 50 - 820 -
80 72 Liberty Coca-Cola Beverages 611 225 - 755 -
96 - Columbia Distributing 450 154 - 635 -
93 98 Nuverra Environmental Solutions 479 45 - 424 $0.2 billion
49 45 Key Energy Services 792 805 - 6,034 $0.5 billion
66 - Nine Energy Service 702 295 - 863 $0.8 billion
17 14 Basic Energy Services 1,686 386 - 1,822 $1.0 billion
70 61 Advanced Drainage Systems 681 4 - 1,217 $1.4 billion
34 26 FTS International 1,055 144 - 1,514 $1.5 billion
60 69 Select Energy Services 749 932 - 1,996 $1.5 billion
58 71 ProPetro Holding Corp. 750 25 - 606 $1.7 billion
97 93 Herc Rentals 448 300 - 447 $2.0 billion
46 63 Swire Coca-Cola USA 838 499 - 1,181 $2.0 billion
27 - Keane Group 1,201 135 - 2,106 $2.1 billion
13 13 C&J Energy Services 2,364 813 - 3,656 $2.2 billion
53 28 Calfrac Well Services 780 30 - 1,027 $2.3 billion
99 84 Foster Farms 440 20 - 2,500 $2.4 billion
45 42 BlueLinx Holdings 849 47 - 902 $2.9 billion
90 97 Sanderson Farms 500 27 - 616 $3.2 billion
26 21 Clean Harbors 1,217 4,084 31 3,543 $3.3 billion
88 - Domino's Pizza 517 39 - 506 $3.4 billion
48 44 Darling Ingredients 797 743 256 4,500 $3.4 billion
82 83 Stericycle Inc. 566 3,752 - 2,095 $3.5 billion
28 33 Cemex USA 1,166 5,827 - 1,761 $3.7 billion
24 25 Sunbelt Rentals 1,347 3,195 3,163 1,346 $4.2 billion
77 82 MDU Resources Group 616 2,067 - 2,081 $4.5 billion
100 96 KeHE Distributors 428 - - 734 $5.0 billion
61 77 Brenntag North America 732 468 - 1,804 $5.1 billion
94 89 Ace Hardware Corp. 477 1 - 1,537 $5.7 billion
47 59 Beacon Roofing Supply 809 2,307 - 1,349 $6.4 billion
89 58 Bunzl Distribution USA 502 25 - 746 $6.6 billion
40 37 Builders FirstSource 891 2,177 - 1,725 $7.7 billion
42 47 Dean Foods Co. 881 860 - 2,654 $7.8 billion
12 15 United Rentals 2,774 5,213 - 3,121 $8.0 billion
87 - SpartanNash 525 4 - 1,827 $8.1 billion
36 50 Univar Solutions 1,036 107 - 2,509 $8.6 billion
52 42 Veritiv Corp. 784 104 130 1,323 $8.7 billion
75 76 Air Products 630 92 330 1,939 $8.9 billion
84 88 Mohawk Industries 562 140 - 1,990 $10.0 billion
23 36 United Natural Foods Inc. (UNFI) 1,355 7 - 3,272 $10.2 billion
28 34 Praxair Inc. 1,114 920 200 2,681 $11.4 billion
85 91 Medline Inc. 561 164 - 935 $11.7 billion
69 65 Anheuser Busch Cos. 687 261 - 754 $14.0 billion
15 17 Gordon Food Service 1,939 19 - 2,821 $14.0 billion
31 27 Core-Mark Holding Co. 1,101 130 - 1,380 $16.4 billion
50 64 Sherwin-Williams Co. 790 - - 1,896 $17.5 billion
10 10 Performance Food Group 3,307 383 - 4,377 $17.6 billion
7 7 Nutrien 4,349 2,261 8,622 8,554 $19.6 billion
73 80 Baker Hughes 649 55 - 355 $22.9 billion
6 5 Halliburton Co. 5,771 4,559 335 11,653 $24.0 billion
3 6 US Foods 6,968 440 - 8,871 $24.2 billion
19 18 American Air Liquide Holdings 1,489 4,296 - 2,344 $24.5 billion
54 46 Mondelez International 779 104 - 996 $25.9 billion
51 78 Nestle USA 789 3,475 - 1,586 $27.7 billion
16 16 CHS Inc. 1,826 1,689 - 11,131 $32.7 billion
9 9 Schlumberger Limited 3,652 510 - 5,107 $32.8 billion
58 52 Plains All American Pipeline 750 - - 900 $32.8 billion
5 4 Reyes Holdings 5,802 938 1,292 7,494 $33.0 billion
76 67 Publix Super Markets 625 14 443 3,062 $36.1 billion
11 11 Tyson Foods 3,233 41 1,433 8,759 $40.1 billion
35 31 Ahold USA/Delhaize America 1,052 734 - 4,574 $44.2 billion
8 8 McLane Co. 3,809 105 12 5,758 $50.0 billion
44 73 Energy Transfer Partners 852 68 - 929 $54.0 billion
2 2 Sysco Corp. 8,544 1,053 698 10,478 $58.7 billion
21 19 Albertsons Cos. 1,420 1,050 75 5,350 $60.6 billion
67 74 Archer Daniels Midland Co. 700 12 - 2,400 $64.3 billion
1 1 PepsiCo Inc. 11,250 4,300 16,700 18,050 $64.7 billion
43 40 The Kroger Co. 867 35 - 12,853 $121.2 billion
37 38 Walgreen Co. 971 23 - 2,540 $131.5 billion
4 3 Walmart Inc. 6,556 95 175 64,281 $514.0 billion
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Canadian Carrier Fastfrate Group Acquires Bestway

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Less-than-truckload and logistics company Fastfrate Group has acquired cross-border carrier Bestway Cartage Limited and Bestway Global Limited, Fastfrate announced Aug. 10.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
August 10, 2020
Business, Top 100

Old Dominion Adds Nine Service Centers to Network

Old Dominion Freight Line service center

Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. announced it added nine service centers in new and existing markets during the first half of the year to lift its nationwide service center total to 238.

August 10, 2020
Business, Safety, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

UPS, FedEx Gear Up to Ship COVID-19 Vaccine When Ready

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UPS and FedEx are among the companies hard at work on strategies to ship a COVID-19 vaccine safely around the world once it is ready.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
August 6, 2020
Business, Top 100

Daseke Reports Q2 Revenue of $351.7 Million

Daseke

Daseke Inc. reported second-quarter net income climbed out of the red compared with the year-ago period, lifted by changes over the past year to operational and cost improvement plans.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
August 6, 2020
Business, Top 100

Trucking Companies Reaffirm Commitment to Diversity

drivers at truck yard

Trucking companies are taking steps to expand and reaffirm their commitment to a diversified workforce, and to promote trucking as an inclusive industry.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
August 5, 2020
Business, Fuel, Top 100

Wilks Brothers Swoop In With Competing Offer for Calfrac

A pumpjack operates above an oil well on the outskirts of Williston, North Dakota.

Wilks Brothers has made a competing proposal to recapitalize struggling energy company Calfrac Well Services Ltd. and criticized management’s deal as favoring insiders.

Paula Sambo | Bloomberg News
August 4, 2020
Government, Business, Top 100

YRC Posts Q2 Declines

YRC Freight truck

Losses at YRC Worldwide Inc. widened in the second quarter amid the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic, but the company said federal loans it received under coronavirus relief efforts will help position it to emerge healthier from the downturn.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
August 4, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 100

Patriot Transportation Posts Net Profit on Lower Revenue for Fiscal Q3

Florida Rock & Tank Lines truck

Patriot Transportation Holding posted an increase in net income on declining revenue for its fiscal third quarter, the company reported July 29.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
August 3, 2020
Business, Top 100

A. Duie Pyle Expands Integrated Distribution Center

A. Duie Pyle Westfield, MA

A. Duie Pyle Inc. has expanded its Westfield, Mass., integrated distribution center.

August 3, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 100

Universal Posts Lower Profit, Declining Revenue in Q2

Universal Logistics Holdings truck

Universal Logistics Holdings reported July 30 that net income and revenue were down during the second quarter compared with last year.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
July 31, 2020

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