2018 Top 50 Logistics Companies

2018 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 50 Largest Logistics Companies in North America
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Rank This Year Rank Last Year Company Net Revenue (Millions) Gross Revenue (Millions)sort descending Employees
23 24 Neovia Logistics 763 - -
9 8 Americold Logistics 1,536 - 11,000
28 32 DSC Logistics 530 - -
14 23 Radial 1,082 - 6,000
30 30 Saddle Creek Logistics Services 510 - 3,100
18 20 Lineage Logistics 900 - -
47 48 Fidelitone 228 237 630
44 - Visible Supply Chain Management 256 286 1,200
48 - Averitt Express Inc. 225 287 -
45 47 Cowan Logistics 254 367 1,390
39 38 Performance Team 368 368 1,400
37 42 Preferred Freezer Services 394 394 2,213
35 37 Black Horse Carriers Inc. 413 413 3,150
26 26 Kenco Group 556 605 3,100
50 50 Odyssey Logistics & Technology 215
est
650
est
-
31 29 U.S. Xpress Enterprises 484 661 3,429
25 19 Cardinal Logistics Holdings 723 792 4,273
24 34 Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services 750 800 -
22 25 Ruan 785
est
836 5,362
36 35 TransGroup Global Logistics 405
est
905 1,449
27 36 Universal Logistics Holdings 545
est
933 -
18 20 Syncreon Holdings 900 1,000 -
48 43 Toll Global Forwarding 225
est
1,160
est
-
21 22 Werner Logistics 855 1,211 5,586
15 12 Geodis 1,010 1,297 10,000
38 40 BDP International 370
est
1,300 -
41 41 Worldwide Express 330 1,400 1,400
16 16 APL Logistics 1,000
est
1,632 7,600
12 12 Penske Logistics 1,360
est
1,700 17,900
10 14 NFI 1,468 1,910 10,000
42 45 Landstar System 320
est
1,940
est
-
40 39 Echo Global Logistics 339 1,943 2,453
32 31 DSV Panalpina 465
est
2,094 -
46 49 Transplace Inc. 242 2,181 2,050
18 16 Schneider 900
est
2,330 -
13 10 Ceva Logistics 1,155
est
2,331 -
34 33 Panalpina Inc. 436 2,381 -
17 18 DB Schenker USA 995
est
2,870
est
7,000
29 27 Total Quality Logistics 521 2,934 4,200
8 9 FedEx Logistics 1,545
est
3,014 -
7 7 Ryder Supply Chain Solutions 2,297 3,066 -
43 44 Burris Logistics 271 3,396 -
33 28 Hub Group 458 4,035 4,000
3 4 DHL Supply Chain 2,415
est
4,390
est
-
11 11 Kuehne + Nagel Americas 1,379 5,541 -
6 2 J.B. Hunt Transport Services 2,315
est
6,828 -
5 6 Expeditors International of Washington 2,319 6,920 16,944
2 3 UPS Supply Chain Solutions 3,252
est
7,981 -
1 1 XPO Logistics 5,238
est
9,506
est
-
4 5 C.H. Robinson Worldwide 2,368 14,869 15,074
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Radiant Logistics ($190 million), Bellevue, Wash., provides air and ocean freight forwarding, customs brokerage, freight brokerage, intermodal and drayage, inventory management and packaging, order fulfillment, returned goods management, transportation management and warehousing and distribution.
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Government, Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100, TCA

UPS Adds Indiana Airport to Cargo Network

A delivery van passes in front of a cargo jet parked on the tarmac at a UPS Worldport facility in Louisville, Ky., on Jan. 28.

The Gary/Chicago International Airport Authority on May 13 approved a long-term lease and easement access agreement with UPS Inc. that will allow the company to begin express air shipment operations later this year.

Andrew Steele | The Times (Munster, Ind.)
May 14, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Container Shipper Maersk Warns of 25% Volume Slump

Shipping containers are unloaded from a Maersk cargo ship at the Port of Los Angeles in May 2019.

The world’s largest container line is bracing for a historic slump in demand after emergency lockdowns across the globe left international trade in tatters.

Christian Wienberg | Bloomberg News
May 13, 2020
Business, Top 50, Top 100

XPO’s Brad Jacobs Says Company Open to Future Acquisitions

XPO

With at least $2 billion in cash, and $500 million in credit available, XPO Logistics Chairman and CEO Brad Jacobs says he would consider an acquisition if the company was a good fit.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
May 12, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Expeditors Sees Profit, Revenue Fall in Q1; Workforce Remains Intact

Expeditors sign

Global disruptions created by the coronavirus pandemic depressed profits and revenue at Expeditors International in the first quarter.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
May 8, 2020
Government, Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Former XPO Executive to Become Next Postmaster General

Louis DeJoy, a former XPO executive, will be the next postmaster general.

A Republican fundraiser and political donor from North Carolina who also worked as an executive at XPO Logistics will be the next postmaster general.

May 7, 2020
Business, Safety, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100, TCA

5-Year-Old’s ‘Refreshment Stop’ Shows Appreciation for FedEx, UPS Drivers

Jack Mahar, 5, set up a free refreshment stop for delivery drivers

A New York kindergartener who loves delivery trucks is thanking FedEx, UPS and other drivers during the coronavirus pandemic in his own special way, with a 'refreshment stop' of complimentary snacks and drinks that he has set up at the end of his driveway for these essential workers.

Kristi Gustafson Barlette | Times Union, Albany, N.Y.
May 5, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

XPO Profits, Revenue Fall in Q1

XPO Logistics truck

First-quarter profits and revenue at XPO Logistics Inc. declined as the effects of the coronavirus pandemic took a toll on the less-than-truckload carrier and logistics company in March.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
May 5, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100, TCA

XPO to Cease Operations at Pennsylvania Warehouse

An XPO Logistics truck

XPO Logistics will cease operations at its warehouse in Bethel Township, Pa., this month, according to a notice it filed March 11 with the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry.

Daniel Urie | The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)
May 4, 2020
Business, Top 50, Top 100

Hub Group Posts Dips in Revenue, Net Income in First Quarter

Hub Group

Hub Group reported double-digit declines in profits and revenue during the first quarter as it saw a drop in intermodal revenue and a decrease in its truck brokerage business.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
May 4, 2020
Business, Equipment, Top 50

Ryder Reports Q1 Net Loss

Ryder

Ryder System Inc. reported a net loss of just over $100 million in the first quarter and revenue slipped 1% as it adjusted to the impact of COVID-19 on the economy and its markets.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
April 29, 2020

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