Top 50 Logistics Companies

2015 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 50 largest logistics companies in the U.S. and Canada
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Over the past 10 years, $36.7 billion has been spent to acquire logistics companies in North America, according to data from Armstrong and Associates. And industry and investment experts believe that the buying is just getting started.
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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 (North America) 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 1,160 3,140 -
13 11 Kuehne + Nagel Americas 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 Logistics 844 1,182 4,632
18 19 Ruan 805 848 5,595
19 19 Neovia Logistics 800
est
- -
20 18 DB Schenker (North America) 774
est
2,615
est
6,000
21 22 Menlo Logistics 749 1,718 8,500
22 23 Cardinal Logistics 681
est
- -
23 14 APL Logistics (North America) 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 180
est
590
est
-
50 48 Agility Logistics 175
est
795
est
-
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Top 50 News
Business, Technology, Fuel, Top 50

DHL System Helps Shippers Balance Costs and Sustainability

Trucks

DHL Supply Chain has developed a program that is designed to help shippers select carriers that are aligned with their environmental goals.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
June 9, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50

XPO Says GXO Spinoff Should Be Completed by Q3

GXO logo/XPO truck

XPO Logistics has moved up the potential timeline to complete a spinoff of its logistics operations into a separate company, and also has provided updated financial guidance that forecasts strong growth for the planned independent company.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
June 9, 2021
Business, Technology, Top 50, Top 100

J.B. Hunt Boosts Supply Chain Inclusivity With $1 Million Scholarship Fund

J.B. Hunt

J.B. Hunt Transport Services and the University of Arkansas jointly endowed a $1 million scholarship fund June 2 to advance supply chain sustainability and inclusivity.

June 7, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50

XPO Logistics Announces SVP of Strategy for Spinoff GXO

XPO Logistics Inc. has appointed Angus Tweedie to be the senior vice president of strategy for its upcoming spinoff company GXO Logistics, the company announced May 19.

May 24, 2021
Business, Technology, Safety, Logistics, Top 50

Disruptions Add More Stress to Already Strained Capacity Market

Highway

Already stressed capacity is facing new pressure as the economy recovers from the coronavirus pandemic and demand increases.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
May 13, 2021
Business, Technology, Top 50, Top 100

Schneider Reports Q1 Net Income, Revenue Growth

Schneider

Schneider National saw revenue and earnings growth during the first quarter of 2021, the company reported April 29.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
April 29, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50

C.H. Robinson Posts Big Q1 Gains in Profit, Revenue

C.H. Robinson

C.H. Robinson Worldwide posted large gains in profits and revenue during the first quarter, driven by higher pricing and increasing cargo volume across most of its service lines.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
April 28, 2021
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50

Apple’s $430 Billion US Investment Includes XPO-Run Facility

XPO Logistics truck

XPO Logistics will operate a $100 million “state-of-the-art” facility and distribution center in Clayton, Ind., for technology giant Apple, the company said April 26.

April 27, 2021
Business, Top 50, Top 100

Landstar Reports Record Earnings for Q1 2021

Landstar

Landstar System Inc. reported record profits for the first quarter of 2021.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
April 22, 2021
Top 50

XPO’s Brad Jacobs Assesses Economy, Trucking in Shareholder Letter

XPO Logistics truck

XPO Logistics Chairman and CEO Brad Jacobs tells shareholders in a letter why he thinks the U.S. economy is primed for a big rebound.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
April 14, 2021

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