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)sort descending Gross Revenue (Millions) Employees
50 50 Odyssey Logistics & Technology 215
est
650
est
-
48 - Averitt Express Inc. 225 287 -
48 43 Toll Global Forwarding 225
est
1,160
est
-
47 48 Fidelitone 228 237 630
46 49 Transplace Inc. 242 2,181 2,050
45 47 Cowan Logistics 254 367 1,390
44 - Visible Supply Chain Management 256 286 1,200
43 44 Burris Logistics 271 3,396 -
42 45 Landstar System 320
est
1,940
est
-
41 41 Worldwide Express 330 1,400 1,400
40 39 Echo Global Logistics 339 1,943 2,453
39 38 Performance Team 368 368 1,400
38 40 BDP International 370
est
1,300 -
37 42 Preferred Freezer Services 394 394 2,213
36 35 TransGroup Global Logistics 405
est
905 1,449
35 37 Black Horse Carriers Inc. 413 413 3,150
34 33 Panalpina Inc. 436 2,381 -
33 28 Hub Group 458 4,035 4,000
32 31 DSV Panalpina 465
est
2,094 -
31 29 U.S. Xpress Enterprises 484 661 3,429
30 30 Saddle Creek Logistics Services 510 - 3,100
29 27 Total Quality Logistics 521 2,934 4,200
28 32 DSC Logistics 530 - -
27 36 Universal Logistics Holdings 545
est
933 -
26 26 Kenco Group 556 605 3,100
25 19 Cardinal Logistics 723 792 4,273
24 34 Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services 750 800 -
23 24 Neovia Logistics 763 - -
22 25 Ruan 785
est
836 5,362
21 22 Werner Logistics 855 1,211 5,586
18 20 Lineage Logistics 900 - -
18 16 Schneider 900
est
2,330 -
18 20 Syncreon Holdings 900 1,000 -
17 18 DB Schenker (North America) 995
est
2,870
est
7,000
16 16 APL Logistics (North America) 1,000
est
1,632 7,600
15 12 Geodis (North America) 1,010 1,297 10,000
14 23 Radial 1,082 - 6,000
13 10 Ceva Logistics (North America) 1,155
est
2,331 -
12 12 Penske Logistics 1,360
est
1,700 17,900
11 11 Kuehne + Nagel Americas 1,379 5,541 -
10 14 NFI 1,468 1,910 10,000
9 8 Americold Logistics 1,536 - 11,000
8 9 FedEx Logistics 1,545
est
3,014 -
7 7 Ryder Supply Chain Solutions 2,297 3,066 -
6 2 J.B. Hunt Transport Services 2,315
est
6,828 -
5 6 Expeditors International of Washington 2,319 6,920 16,944
4 5 C.H. Robinson Worldwide 2,368 14,869 15,074
3 4 DHL Supply Chain 2,415
est
4,390
est
-
2 3 UPS Supply Chain Solutions 3,252
est
7,981 -
1 1 XPO Logistics 5,238
est
9,506
est
-
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Schneider Reports Increased Net Income During Q4 2020

Schneider

Schneider National on Feb. 3 reported a year-over-year increase in profit for the fourth quarter of 2020.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
February 3, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50

C.H. Robinson Posts Strong Q4 Numbers, Mixed Annual Results

C.H. Robinson

C.H. Robinson Worldwide posted large gains in both profit and revenue during the fourth quarter, but its annual results were mixed because of the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
January 27, 2021
Business, Technology, Top 50

E-Commerce Shaped by COVID-19 May Become New Normal, Experts Say

Adam Colon

The online shopping trend hastened by the COVID-19 pandemic may signal a new normal for purchasing habits and shipping services, according to Adam Colon, director of operations at J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
January 22, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50

C.H. Robinson Launches Consumer Brand for Fresh Produce

C.H. Robinson

C.H. Robinson’s fresh produce business division will roll out its own brand of fruits and vegetables nationwide, the logistics company announced Jan. 19.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
January 20, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Incoming CEO of XPO Spinoff Company Outlines Plans

XPO Logistics fulfillment facility

Malcolm Wilson shared his hopes and plans Jan. 15 for when he becomes the first CEO of a new company splitting from XPO Logistics Inc.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
January 19, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

FedEx Adds New Fee for Big Shippers, Fueled by E-Commerce

Drivers for an independent contractor to FedEx unload a ground truck in Chicago. (Christopher Dilts/Bloomberg News)

FedEx Corp. plans to add a new surcharge for its largest customers, citing higher pandemic-related costs and indicating that robust demand continues to give couriers considerable power to dictate prices.

Thomas Black | Bloomberg News
January 15, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Amazon Keeps Buying Jets to Move Closer to 30-Minute Delivery Dream

An Amazon Prime Air cargo jet sits parked at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport.

Amazon .com Inc. can’t meet its one- and two-day shipping pledge to customers without an ever-expanding fleet of pricey jets.

Matt Day and Thomas Black | Bloomberg News
January 15, 2021
Government, Business, Logistics, Top 50

DB Schenker Halts Deliveries to UK Due to Brexit Trouble

A freight truck operated by DB Schenker stands at the Port of Helsinki in Finland.

DB Schenker, a major logistics company owned by German rail giant Deutsche Bahn AG, suspended deliveries to the U.K. due to “significant” problems caused by post-Brexit red tape.

Joe Mayes | Bloomberg News
January 14, 2021
Business, Logistics, Top 50

DHL Owner Deutsche Post Reaps Profit Boost as Virus Spurs Demand

An employee sorts packages at a DHL Worldwide Express facility in Chicago. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News)

Deutsche Post AG reported record earnings as its DHL express-delivery arm benefited from a surge in home shopping spurred by the coronavirus crisis.

Richard Weiss | Bloomberg News
January 12, 2021
Business, Safety, Top 50, Top 100

XPO Logistics Partners With Truckers Against Trafficking

XPO

XPO Logistics Inc. announced Jan. 11 that it has formed a partnership with Truckers Against Trafficking in an effort to combat the crime.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
January 12, 2021

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