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

Averitt Express ($225 million), Cookeville, Tenn., provides air and ocean freight forwarding, custom brokerage, dedicated contract carriage, freight brokerage, intermodal and drayage, inventory management and packaging, order fulfillment, returned goods management, supply chain consulting, transportation management and warehousing and distribution.
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Top 50 News
Business, Top 50, Top 100, TCA

FedEx Ground to Close Pennsylvania Facility, Cutting 186 Jobs

An employee secures the cargo area door of a delivery truck at a FedEx Ground distribution center in New Jersey in August 2018.

FedEx Ground will be shutting down its package delivery facility in Clinton, Pa., on May 16, eliminating 186 jobs.

Patricia Sabatini | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
March 27, 2020
Government, Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Showers of Praise Greet Busy Truckers

Trucking

As truck drivers crisscross the country hauling goods vital to the fight against the coronavirus, they find themselves at the center of another fast-spreading outbreak: nationwide gratitude. It’s showing up along the roads, on TV, in emails and social media, and even at the White House.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
March 26, 2020
Business, Top 50, Top 100

XPO Backs Away From Possible Sale, Spinoffs of Units

XPO

XPO Logistics Inc. said the current economic environment has compelled it to step back from earlier plans to explore the sale or spinoff of some of its assets.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
March 20, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50

After Mixed Financial Results in 2019, 3PLs Face Coronavirus Headwinds

The airfreight forwarding sector, in which DHL ranks No. 1, logged one of the weakest years for logistics subsegments.

Coming off an extraordinary growth market in 2018, third-party logistics companies operating in the United States experienced a more mixed year in 2019.

Evan Armstrong | President of Armstrong & Associates Inc.
March 19, 2020
Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel, Autonomous, Top 50

Deutsche Post Scraps Its Electric Delivery Van Built With Ford

Deutsche Post StreetScooter

Deutsche Post AG will stop producing its electric delivery vehicle called StreetScooter, bringing to an end a much-hyped venture that was once seen as a possible disrupter to conventional van makers such as Volkswagen AG and Daimler AG.

Richard Weiss | Bloomberg News
February 28, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Shipping Giant CMA CGM’s Debt Plan Seen at Risk Amid Virus Fears

CMA CGM

The coronavirus outbreak is threatening to scupper a debt refinancing for CMA CGM SA, the world’s third-largest container shipping company.

February 24, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100, TCA

XPO to Lay Off 304 Workers at Texas Distribution Center

XPO Logistics truck on city street

XPO Logistics Inc. will lay off 304 workers at an AllianceTexas distribution center in April, according to a notice filed with the Texas Workforce Commission.

Paul O'Donnell | The Dallas Morning News
February 14, 2020
Business, Top 50, Top 100

Ryder Posts Earnings Loss, Record Revenue in Q4

Ryder

Ryder System Inc. reported record fourth-quarter revenue and a loss in earnings due to previously announced expenses.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
February 13, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50

XPO Reports Mixed Q4, 2019 Results

XPO Logistics truck

XPO Logistics Inc. posted mixed financial results for the fourth quarter and all of 2019.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
February 11, 2020
Business, Technology, Top 50, Top 100

Werner Q4 Profits Dip

Werner

Werner Enterprises posted declines in fourth-quarter and full-year profits but came in ahead of Wall Street expectations for its Q4 profit.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
February 6, 2020

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