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

Increase in Online Shopping Could Lead to Package Delays

Packages

Area shoppers will want to purchase their holiday gifts earlier this year, as a major jump in online holiday shopping could complicate the delivery system.

Holly Shively | Daily News (Dayton, Ohio)
November 19, 2018
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50

DHL Opens Another Bay Area Facility

DHL neon sign

DHL has opened a $12 million, 39,000-square-foot service center facility in Sunnyvale, Calif., a move the company said it made to serve shipping needs of the region’s startups and global technology companies.

Transport Topics
November 14, 2018
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

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