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

Echo Global Suffers $2.9 Million Loss in Q1

Echo Global Logistics

Echo Global Logistics swung to a loss in the first quarter as it faced pricing pressures and the early financial effects of the coronavirus pandemic.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
April 23, 2020
Government, Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100, TCA

UPS Shipping First Ventilators From GM Facility to Hospitals

A UPS cargo plane is pushed from its gate after being loaded at the company's Worldport hub in Louisville, Ky., in November 2015.

UPS is shipping ventilators made in a General Motors facility to hospitals in the Chicago area.

Kelly Yamanouchi | The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
April 17, 2020
Business, Technology, Equipment, Top 50, Top 100

J.B. Hunt Reports Mixed Results for Q1

J.B. Hunt

Truckload carrier J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. reported lower first-quarter net income on increased operating revenue on April 14.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
April 16, 2020

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