2015 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 1 UPS Supply Chain Solutions 3,030 5,758
est
-
2 2 J.B. Hunt Transport Services 2,605
est
5,799 -
3 4 Ryder Supply Chain Solutions 2,157 2,461 -
4 6 C.H. Robinson Worldwide 2,131 14,093 11,521
5 5 Expeditors International of Washington 1,981 6,565 14,659
6 3 DHL Supply Chain 1,815
est
3,300
est
47,000
7 7 Ceva Logistics 1,715
est
2,618
est
-
8 8 Americold Logistics 1,696 - 11,000
9 9 UTi Worldwide 1,548 4,369 21,018
10 13 FedEx Logistics 1,465
est
2,896
est
10,885
11 10 Schneider 1,242
est
3,393
est
-
12 12 XPO Logistics Inc. 1,160 3,140 -
13 11 Kuehne + Nagel Inc. 1,105
est
5,157
est
-
14 16 Swift Transportation 1,045
est
1,394
est
-
15 20 Penske Logistics 915 1,137 10,882
16 15 NFI 914
est
1,091
est
-
17 17 Werner Global Logistics 844 1,182 4,632
18 19 Ruan 805 848 5,595
19 19 Neovia Logistics 800
est
- -
20 18 DB Schenker USA 774
est
2,615
est
6,000
21 22 Menlo Logistics 749 1,718 8,500
22 23 Cardinal Logistics Holdings 681
est
- -
23 14 APL Logistics 660
est
1,030 6,000
24 26 OHL 650
est
1,305 8,302
25 24 Norbert Dentressangle 601 781 6,500
26 36 Panalpina Inc. 538 2,463 -
27 28 Kenco Group 506 518 3,800
28 27 U.S. Xpress Enterprises 475
est
618
est
-
29 29 Fidelitone 454 463 715
30 31 Universal Logistics Holdings 449 - -
31 32 Hub Group 370 3,571 2,568
32 33 Saddle Creek Logistics Services 358 - 2,453
33 37 Total Quality Logistics 352 2,142 3,131
34 34 DSC Logistics 340
est
- -
35 35 Toll Global Forwarding 297
est
1,468
est
-
36 44 Landstar System 270
est
1,624 -
37 39 Performance Team 261 263 3,845
38 38 Burris Logistics 256 - -
39 41 Coyote Logistics 255 2,094 1,994
40 40 BDP International 254
est
1,900 -
41 43 Cowan Logistics 240 346 -
42 42 Preferred Freezer Services 225
est
275
est
1,800
43 45 SCI Group 212
est
213
est
1,800
44 46 Averitt Express Inc. 210
est
365 -
45 50 Echo Global Logistics 208 1,173 1,734
46 47 Damco International 185
est
1,007
est
-
47 - Crane Worldwide Logistics 183
est
689
est
-
48 49 Legacy Supply Chain Services 180
est
401
est
-
48 - Odyssey Logistics & Technology Corp. 180
est
590
est
-
50 48 Agility Logistics 175
est
795
est
-
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On the Bubble

Dupre Logistics ($157 million), Lafayette, Louisiana, provides dedicated contract carriage services.
Top 50 News
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

XPO Shareholders Vote Down Teamster Plan to Split CEO, Chairman Roles

Brad Jacobs

A union proposal to separate the CEO and chairman positions at XPO Logistics Inc. was defeated in a May 15 vote by the company’s shareholders, who instead extended the chairmanship of XPO’s current leader.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
May 21, 2019
Business, Technology, Equipment, Safety, Autonomous, Top 50, Top 100

Penske Joins Autonomous Vehicle Coalition PAVE

Penske

Penske Truck Leasing has joined Partners for Automated Vehicle Education, a coalition of industry leaders that seeks to educate and assure the public about automated vehicles, according to a news release from the two organizations.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
May 14, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Americold Reports Revenue Rises 0.5% to $393.1 Million in 1Q

Americold signage

Americold Realty Trust, one of the world’s largest companies focused on temperature-controlled warehouses, on May 7 reported revenue rose in the first quarter ending March 31.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
May 9, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

C.H. Robinson Beats Wall Street Expectations With 1Q Earnings

C.H. Robinson sign

Freight broker and produce distributor C.H. Robinson Worldwide beat Wall Street profit expectations, even as it saw first-quarter total revenue decline 4.4% to $3.75 billion compared with $3.92 billion in the first quarter of 2018.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
May 1, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Americold Agrees to Acquire Cloverleaf Cold Storage

Americold signage

Americold Logistics has agreed to buy Cloverleaf Cold Storage for $1.24 billion, a move that ramps up a trend toward consolidation in the refrigerated warehousing sector.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
April 16, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

About Us: Transport Topics' Top 50 Logistics Companies

The Transport Topics’ Top 50 Logistics Companies is a listing of the largest logistics companies in North America.

Transport Topics
April 8, 2019
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50

How Consolidation and Freight Networks Are Disrupting the Logistics Landscape

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

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

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

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

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