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
Government, Business, Logistics, Top 50, TCA

US Factories Brace for Sting of 2019 Trade War

Factory Worker

America’s manufacturers are scrambling to change the way they do business — from finding new suppliers to shifting more finishing work overseas — as the sting of tariffs begins to take a bigger toll on their bottom lines.

Dee DePass | Star Tribune (Minneapolis)
January 15, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

J.B. Hunt Moves Aggressively Into Final-Mile Sector With Purchase

J.B. Hunt

In an effort to strengthen its position in the growing final-mile trucking sector, J.B. Hunt on Jan. 8 announced it is purchasing Cory 1st Choice Home Delivery for $100 million.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
January 9, 2019
Business, Equipment, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Fleets Reap Riches by Expanding Into Last-Mile Service

Delivery

Truck driver Justin Osborne pulled up to a house in the Dallas suburbs last month and started unloading an oven, a dishwasher and a microwave. His mission: Help J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. win the battle for new delivery riches spurred by e-commerce.

Thomas Black | Bloomberg News
January 9, 2019
Government, Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Trucking Industry Expected to See Slower Growth in 2019

Nussbaum Transportation truck

After a 2018 that saw record-setting levels of freight-hauling demand and driver pay as tonnage levels reached a 20-year high, the trucking industry is expected to remain strong in 2019 but undergo a bit of a cool-down, economists say.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
January 7, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100, TCA

Holiday Shipping Deadlines for Amazon, USPS, UPS, FedEx

UPS

Procrastinators take note: The deadline is fast approaching to get those gifts in the mail to arrive by Christmas Eve.

Doreen Christensen | Sun Sentinel
December 13, 2018
Government, Business, Safety, Top 50

Virginia Transportation Leaders Approve I-81 Improvement Plan

Interstate 81 traffic jam in Virginia

Virginia’s Commonwealth Transportation Board has approved a plan that weighs the possibility of tolls to address some of the issues that affect Interstate 81.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
December 11, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100, TCA

Online Holiday Shopping Expected to Logjam Delivery

USPS

Delivery companies are warning shoppers to send holiday gifts and make online purchases within the next 10 days as a record number of packages are expected to be delivered.

Holly Shively | Daily News (Dayton, Ohio)
December 10, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Freight Forwarder BDP International Selects Greenbriar as Equity Partner

Freight forwarder BDP International has selected Greenbriar Equity Group, a New York-based investment firm, as its first strategic equity partner, according to a statement issued by the company Dec. 6.

Transport Topics
December 6, 2018
Government, Technology, Logistics, Top 50

DHL Turns to Robots to Equip US Warehouses for E-Commerce

DHL

Worldwide delivery service DHL is deploying artificial intelligence, self-driving vehicles and product-picking robots at its warehouses in North America to help handle the surge in e-commerce demand.

Thomas Black | Bloomberg News
November 30, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Kuehne + Nagel Continues Acquisition Strategy, Buys Quick International Courier

Kuehne + Nagel

Swiss freight forwarder Kuehne + Nagel International AG has purchased Quick International Courier, a leading provider of time-critical transportation services, from The Jordan Co., an investment firm that has been on a logistics buying spree over the past couple of years.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
November 28, 2018

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