2017 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 50 largest logistics companies in the U.S. and Canada
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Top 50 Logistics

Rank This Yearsort descending Rank Last Year Company Net Revenue (Millions) Gross Revenue (Millions) Employees
1 2 XPO Logistics Inc. 4,741 8,638 -
2 3 J.B. Hunt Transport Services 2,794
est
6,181
est
22,172
3 1 UPS Supply Chain Solutions 2,640
est
6,793
est
16,564
4 7 DHL Supply Chain 2,310
est
4,200
est
-
5 4 C.H. Robinson Worldwide 2,278 13,144 14,000
6 5 Expeditors International of Washington 2,164 6,098 14,600
7 6 Ryder Supply Chain Solutions 2,126 2,659 -
8 10 Americold Logistics 1,555 - 11,000
9 8 FedEx Corp. 1,495
est
2,916
est
-
10 9 Ceva Logistics 1,490
est
2,320
est
-
11 13 Kuehne + Nagel Inc. 1,263 4,909 -
12 14 Penske Logistics 1,200
est
1,500 14,180
12 23 Geodis 1,200 2,200 10,141
14 15 NFI 1,100 1,250 8,300
15 16 Swift Transportation 1,073
est
1,431
est
-
16 12 Schneider 1,000
est
2,125
est
-
16 24 APL Logistics 1,000
est
1,700
est
7,600
18 18 DB Schenker USA 940
est
2,580
est
-
19 17 Cardinal Logistics Holdings 935 1,006 4,735
20 22 Lineage Logistics 900 - -
20 112 Syncreon Holdings 900
est
- -
22 20 Werner Global Logistics 810 1,156 5,142
23 - Radial 800
est
- -
24 19 Neovia Logistics 763 - -
25 21 Ruan 750
est
796 5,546
26 25 Kenco Group 571 626 5,000
27 27 Total Quality Logistics 465 2,321 4,200
28 29 Hub Group 455 3,573 2,713
29 32 U.S. Xpress Inc. 453 604 422
30 31 Saddle Creek Logistics Services 451 - 2,900
31 11 DSV Americas 420
est
1,798 7,100
32 30 DSC Logistics 415
est
0 -
33 26 Panalpina Inc. 398
est
2,411
est
-
34 112 Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services 380
est
500 1,989
35 112 TransGroup Global Logistics 360
est
800 1,400
36 28 Universal Logistics Holdings Inc. 355
est
444
est
-
37 - Black Horse Carriers Inc. 338 - 2,625
38 37 Performance Team 322 323 4,000
39 35 Echo Global Logistics 319 1,716 2,350
40 33 BDP International 312 1,900 -
41 46 Worldwide Express Global Logistics 298
est
1,235
est
-
42 39 Preferred Freezer Services 286
est
350 1,800
43 36 Toll Global Forwarding 285
est
1,448
est
-
44 38 Burris Logistics 273 3,629 -
45 34 Landstar System 270
est
1,632
est
-
46 43 Estenson Logistics 250 250 -
47 41 Cowan Logistics 249
est
345 1,253
48 42 Fidelitone 228 239 760
49 53 Transplace 221 1,620 1,700
50 50 Odyssey Logistics & Technology 215
est
650
est
-
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Top 50 News
Business, Top 50

Americold Posts 3Q Profit

Americold

Global warehouse operator Americold reported net income of $24.5 million, or 17 cents a share, in the third quarter, compared with a net loss of $11.9 million, or 17 cents a share, in the same period a year ago. Revenue increased 3.2% to $402 million in 2018 from $389.5 million in 2017.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
November 9, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Expeditors International Posts Record Profits, Net Revenue in 3Q

Expeditors International logo on door

Expeditors International of Washington Inc. achieved record profits and net revenue in the third quarter as the Seattle-based air and ocean freight forwarder benefited from lower taxes and kept ahead of rising transportation costs in a tight-capacity market.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
November 6, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Hub Group to Acquire Retail Consolidation Specialist CaseStack

Hub Group truck closeup

Hub Group has agreed to acquire CaseStack Inc. for $255 million as part of a strategy to expand and diversify its transportation service offerings.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
November 6, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

FedEx to Raise Prices in Response to Surging Freight Demand, Tight Capacity

FedEx Truck

FedEx Corp. will boost most prices by an average of 4.9% starting in January, more than double the expected rate of U.S. inflation next year, as freight demand surges.

Thomas Black | Bloomberg News
November 5, 2018
Government, Business, Top 50, Top 100

Schneider’s Profits, Revenue Higher in Third Quarter

A Schneider truck

Schneider National Inc. reported higher revenue and profits in the third quarter, but not all of its business units shared in the bounty.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
November 1, 2018
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50

African Logistics Company Lori Announces Expansion

Standard Gauge Railway in Kenya

Lori Systems, a logistics startup based in Kenya, Africa, recently announced expansion into Uganda, Rwanda and South Sudan.

Transport Topics
October 26, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Universal Logistics Reports Best-Ever 3Q Results

Universal Logistics Holdings truck

Universal Logistics Holdings reported its best third quarter ever, following a trend of record-setting financial reports by freight carriers this year.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
October 25, 2018
Government, Business, Technology, Fuel, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

UPS, Seattle to Launch eBike Downtown Delivery Program

UPS eBike in Seattle

UPS Inc. and Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan announced Oct. 25 the parcel delivery company will begin a pilot project aimed at reducing congestion downtown and addressing air quality concerns. Delivery drivers will use electric pedal-assist cargo bicycles with a customized modular trailer attached to the back of the bike.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
October 25, 2018
Business, Top 50

Echo Global Logistics Posts Record Revenue for Sixth Straight Quarter

Echo Global Logistics

Echo Global Logistics reported another record quarter for revenue and boosted its guidance for the year as demand for the company’s technology and transportation management services remains robust.

Transport Topics
October 24, 2018
Business, Top 50

DSV Ends Bid to Acquire Ceva Logistics

DSV Truck

DSV A/S, the world’s fifth-largest freight forwarder, walked away from Ceva Logistics AG after failing in its latest attempt to buy the Swiss company, which says it needed more time to review the offer.

Christian Wienberg and Albertina Torsoli | Bloomberg News
October 24, 2018

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