2019 Top 50 Logistics Companies

2019 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
18 14 Radial 1,082 - 4,914
9 17 Lineage Logistics 1,837 - -
49 - Lazer Spot 256 262 2,555
44 44 Visible Supply Chain Management 290
est
357 1,500
43 - Covenant Transport Services 298
est
401 -
48 - Marten Transport 275
est
412 3,590
46 45 Cowan Logistics 281
est
426 1,445
36 39 Performance Team 456 456 1,750
34 35 Black Horse Carriers Inc. 491 491 3,438
31 28 DSC Logistics 535
est
578
est
-
29 30 Saddle Creek Logistics Services 538
est
579 3,800
32 26 Kenco Group 534 603 3,100
23 22 Neovia Logistics 763
est
763
est
-
24 25 Cardinal Logistics Holdings 718 805 4,245
28 31 U.S. Xpress Enterprises 571 809 3,169
22 21 Ruan 900
est
957 5,700
35 36 TransGroup Global Logistics 460
est
1,005 1,449
41 50 Odyssey Logistics & Technology 365 1,018 2,400
26 25 APL Logistics 665
est
1,075
est
6,800
27 27 Universal Logistics Holdings 610
est
1,148 -
19 17 Syncreon Holdings 1,050
est
1,165 -
50 - GlobalTranz Enterprises 245 1,384 853
20 21 Werner Logistics 1,028 1,465 6,119
44 48 Toll Global Forwarding 290
est
1,475
est
-
13 23 Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services 1,400
est
1,500 -
40 38 BDP International 379 1,552 -
17 9 Americold Logistics 1,158 1,595 11,000
42 41 Worldwide Express 360 1,650 -
10 10 NFI 1,700 2,000 10,900
14 15 Geodis 1,319 2,139 13,549
8 12 Penske Logistics 1,840
est
2,300 19,331
33 32 DSV Panalpina 522
est
2,358 -
15 13 Ceva Logistics 1,195
est
2,427 10,350
38 40 Echo Global Logistics 420 2,440 2,321
38 42 Landstar System 420
est
2,542
est
-
37 34 Panalpina Inc. 435 2,596 -
16 17 Schneider 1,180
est
2,711 -
47 46 Transplace Inc. 280 2,886 2,400
20 16 DB Schenker USA 1,028
est
2,997
est
7,200
11 8 FedEx Logistics 1,625
est
3,170
est
-
25 29 Total Quality Logistics 683 3,643 5,500
6 7 Ryder Supply Chain Solutions 2,636 3,731 -
3 3 DHL Supply Chain 3,809 4,178 -
30 33 Hub Group 536
est
4,423 5,370
12 11 Kuehne + Nagel Americas 1,579 6,634 14,466
7 5 Expeditors International of Washington 2,620 8,138 17,500
4 6 J.B. Hunt Transport Services 2,900
est
8,214 -
2 2 UPS Supply Chain Solutions 4,750
est
9,814
est
-
1 1 XPO Logistics 6,112
est
10,850
est
-
5 4 C.H. Robinson Worldwide 2,705 16,631 15,262
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FedEx, UPS Tell Senators of Vaccine Distribution Readiness

FedEx and UPS airplanes

Two of the country’s largest freight firms reassured federal lawmakers of their preparedness in helping to deliver COVID-19 vaccines as early as this month.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
December 8, 2020
Business, Equipment, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Penske Announces Fleet Upgrade Leasing Program

Penske Truck Leasing

Penske Truck Leasing launched a program that lets carriers sell their old trucks so they can lease a new one, the company announced Dec. 7.

December 7, 2020
Business, Logistics, Breaking News, Top 50, Top 100

XPO Logistics Plans to Split Into Two Companies

An XPO Logistics truck

XPO Logistics Inc. plans to split into two by spinning off its logistics business in a tax-free transaction that will create a separate publicly traded company.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
December 2, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

FedEx to Buy ShopRunner in E-Commerce Push

A FedEx employee carries a box before loading into a van at a coronavirus testing facility in New Jersey.

FedEx Corp. has agreed to acquire ShopRunner, an e-commerce service that provides shipping for more than 100 brands, as the courier seeks to deepen its ties with online shoppers.

Thomas Black | Bloomberg News
December 2, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Penske Logistics to Acquire Black Horse Carriers

Black Horse Penske electric truck

Penske Logistics announced it reached an agreement to acquire Chicago-based trucking company Black Horse Carriers Inc.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
December 2, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Coronavirus Likely Altered Supply Chains Permanently, XPO’s Chowdhury Says

XPO truck

Supply chains have changed dramatically to adapt to the coronavirus, but many of those changes may outlast the pandemic.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
December 2, 2020
Business, Top 50

Top 50 Global Freight Carriers Face Major Disruption

Port of LA

Despite pandemic challenges, the companies ranked on the Transport Topics 2020 Top 50 Global Freight Carriers list have adjusted their operations to keep pace with ever-changing market conditions.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
November 23, 2020
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50

DHL Unveils Four Electric Tractor-Trailers

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DHL furthered its green efforts with the launch of a new fleet of electric tractor-trailer vehicles, the company announced Nov. 17.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
November 18, 2020
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Map: Where They Are

2020 Top Global Freight Carriers Map

View a world map that pinpoints the geographical breakdown by country for the 2020 Top 50 Global Freight Carriers.

November 14, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Ports See Huge Volume Swings in 2020

Port

Amid these dramatic swings in demand, ports have continued to pursue infrastructure improvement projects.

November 13, 2020

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