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
34 112 Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services 380
est
500 1,989
35 112 TransGroup Global Logistics 360
est
800 1,400
20 112 Syncreon Holdings 900
est
- -
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Top 50 News
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Montreal Firm FLS Transportation Services Acquires Scott Logistics

FLS Transportation Services, a Montreal-based 3PL, has announced the acquisition of Scott Logistics Corp., a freight broker headquartered in Georgia.

February 15, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

XPO Logistics Reports Disappointing Earnings

XPO Logistics truck

XPO Logistics reported disappointing earnings for the fourth quarter of 2018 and lowered its guidance for 2019 due, in large part, to a sharp drop-off in shipments from its largest customer — believed to be Amazon.com.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
February 14, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Redwood Logistics Acquires Strive Logistics

Dispatchers at Redwood Logistics' Chicago office

Redwood Logistics said it is acquiring Strive Logistics, a move that will create a multimodal freight brokerage firm with more than $1 billion in freight under management.

February 13, 2019
Business, Top 50

C.H. Robinson Names Bob Biesterfeld as CEO

C.H. Robinson

Logistics company C.H. Robinson announced that Chief Operating Officer Bob Biesterfeld will rise to the post of CEO on May 9 through a planned succession. Biesterfeld will replace John Wiehoff, who has been in the job for 17 years, the company said in a Feb. 11 press release.

Marissa Gamache | Online Reporter
February 13, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Werner Enterprises Posts Record Results

Werner Enterprises truck

Werner Enterprises produced record revenue and higher profits in the fourth quarter of 2018 as a strong economy fueled demand for both its trucking and logistics services.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
February 7, 2019
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50

FitzMark Acquires Reliable Source Logistics

FitzMark exterior

Two Indianapolis-based freight brokerage firms, FitzMark Inc. and Reliable Source Logistics, are joining forces in a quest to build a global “logistics powerhouse,” company officials said.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
February 5, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

DHL Announces Medical Express Service Between US, Brazil

DHL Express has launched its medical express service between Brazil and the United States. The route will serve several major cities in Brazil and deliver temperature-sensitive biological products and new patient-specific treatments to most U.S. destinations in 24 to 48 hours, according to a Jan. 30 press release.

February 1, 2019
Business, Top 50, Top 100

Schneider National Posts Record 4Q Results

Schneider

Schneider National Inc. delivered record revenue and operating profits in the fourth quarter of 2018, and the company’s top executive said he expects to see continued improvement in the year ahead.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
January 31, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Ceva Logistics Board Rejects Stock Buyout Bid by CMA CGM

Ceva

Ceva Logistics’ board of directors has recommended that shareholders reject a tender offer from CMA CGM to buy all of the publicly held shares of stock in the Swiss company, saying the price of 30 Swiss francs per share is too low.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
January 29, 2019
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

UPS Expands Keyless Apartment-Building Entry That Started in NYC

UPS Worker

United Parcel Service Inc. is expanding a keyless-entry system for package deliveries at apartment buildings after a successful test in New York and San Francisco.

Thomas Black | Bloomberg News
January 22, 2019

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