Top 50 Logistics Companies

2014 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 50 largest logistics companies in the U.S. and Canada
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Rankings
Rank This Yearsort descending Rank Last Year Company Net Revenue (Millions) Gross Revenue (Millions) Employees
1 5 UPS Supply Chain Solutions 2,860
est
5,492
est
-
2 2 J.B. Hunt Transport Services 2,600
est
5,224 -
3 1 DHL Supply Chain 2,550
est
4,600 -
4 3 Ryder Supply Chain Solutions 2,064 2,383 -
5 16 Expeditors International of Washington 1,883 6,080 13,900
6 6 C.H. Robinson Worldwide 1,836 12,752 11,645
7 4 Ceva Logistics 1,770 2,641 -
8 7 Americold Logistics 1,696
est
- 12,000
9 26 UTi Worldwide 1,525 4,441 21,018
10 10 Schneider 1,242 3,390
est
-
11 11 Kuehne + Nagel Americas 1,109
est
5,046
est
-
12 45 XPO Logistics 1,100 2,800 -
13 12 Genco 1,007 1,509 9,985
14 13 APL Logistics 955
est
1,600 -
15 14 NFI 914
est
1,091 -
16 18 Swift Transportation 890
est
1,091 -
17 17 Werner Logistics 832 1,138 4,580
18 8 DB Schenker USA 806
est
2,838
est
6,000
19 9 Neovia Logistics 800
est
- -
20 19 Penske Logistics 779
est
968 10,089
21 22 Ruan 767
est
807 5,139
22 20 Menlo Worldwide 682 1,540 8,500
23 15 Cardinal Logistics Holdings 681
est
- -
24 24 Jacobson Cos. 590
est
800 5,500
26 21 OHL 570
est
1,142 8,158
27 27 U.S. Xpress Enterprises 475 618 -
28 28 Kenco Group 474 510 3,800
29 30 Fidelitone 471 481 708
30 31 FedEx Logistics 458
est
1,387
est
900
31 35 Universal Logistics Holdings 451 - -
32 29 Hub Group 371 3,374 1,334
33 34 Saddle Creek Logistics Services 358 - 2,470
34 32 DSC Logistics 340
est
- -
35 36 Toll Global Forwarding 297
est
1,468
est
-
36 37 Panalpina Inc. 291
est
1,225
est
-
37 42 Total Quality Logistics 288 1,838 2,752
38 38 Burris Logistics 256
est
- -
39 39 Performance Team 255
est
- 3,840
40 37 BDP International 254
est
1,900
est
-
41 - Coyote Logistics 231 2,000 2,000
42 43 Preferred Freezer Services 225 275 1,800
43 47 Cowan Logistics 223 330 -
44 33 Landstar System 217
est
1,301
est
-
45 46 SCI Group 212 213 1,800
46 44 Averitt Express Inc. 189
est
326
est
-
47 49 Damco International 185
est
1,007
est
-
48 40 Agility Logistics 175
est
795
est
-
49 - Legacy Supply Chain Services 170
est
380 -
50 - Echo Global Logistics 155 884 1,350
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UPS Expects 40% Jump in Vaccine Doses Next Week, Peak in May

A UPS truck exits a distribution center in Chicago in November 2020. (Christopher Dilts/Bloomberg News)

UPS Inc. and FedEx Corp. are ramping up vaccine distribution, with plans for additional gains if Johnson & Johnson’s inoculation is cleared by U.S. regulators.

Thomas Black | Bloomberg News
February 25, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Kuehne + Nagel Buys Apex Logistics in $1.5 Billion Deal

Trucks and trailers at the Kuehne + Nagel International AG logistics center in Haiger, Germany.

Kuehne + Nagel International AG has agreed to acquire Apex International Corp. in a deal that values the freight forwarder at about $1.5 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.

February 22, 2021
Government, Business, Logistics, Top 50

US Steps Up Heat on Container Carriers to Ease Port Congestion

A container ship is berthed at the Kobe Port in Hyogo, Japan. (Buddhika Weerasinghe/Bloomberg News)

U.S. regulators stepped up the heat on ocean shipping companies and the seaport terminals some of them operate, seeking to smooth the disrupted flow of containers that are swamping America’s biggest ports and wreaking havoc on the nation’s strained supply chains.

Brendan Murray | Bloomberg News
February 18, 2021
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Chinese Package-Delivery Firm SF Holding Eyes Stake in Kerry Logistics

Employees handle packages at an SF Express store in Hong Kong. (Anthony Kwan/Bloomberg News)

SF Holding Co., one of the largest Chinese package-delivery services, is exploring a potential investment in tycoon Robert Kuok’s listed logistics business, people with knowledge of the matter said.

February 4, 2021
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

UPS Gives Old Jets New Life

UPS will install new cockpit computers in dozens of aging freight planes. (Roberto Schmidt/AFP/Getty Images)

Imagine ripping out the dashboard of your 20-year-old minivan and replacing it with the high-tech controls from a Tesla.

Thomas Black | Bloomberg News
February 4, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Schneider Reports Increased Net Income During Q4 2020

Schneider

Schneider National on Feb. 3 reported a year-over-year increase in profit for the fourth quarter of 2020.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
February 3, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50

C.H. Robinson Posts Strong Q4 Numbers, Mixed Annual Results

C.H. Robinson

C.H. Robinson Worldwide posted large gains in both profit and revenue during the fourth quarter, but its annual results were mixed because of the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
January 27, 2021
Business, Technology, Top 50

E-Commerce Shaped by COVID-19 May Become New Normal, Experts Say

Adam Colon

The online shopping trend hastened by the COVID-19 pandemic may signal a new normal for purchasing habits and shipping services, according to Adam Colon, director of operations at J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
January 22, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50

C.H. Robinson Launches Consumer Brand for Fresh Produce

C.H. Robinson

C.H. Robinson’s fresh produce business division will roll out its own brand of fruits and vegetables nationwide, the logistics company announced Jan. 19.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
January 20, 2021

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