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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Radiant Logistics ($202 million), Bellevue, Wash., provides air and ocean freight forwarding, custom 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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Top 50 News
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Landstar Reports Lower Net Income in Q2

Landstar System truck

Landstar System Holdings Inc. on July 22 reported second-quarter net income and revenue were down compared with last year’s levels.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
July 23, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Echo Global Reports $514 Million in Q2 Revenue

Echo Global Logistics office

Echo Global Logistics saw a large drop in profit but a smaller decline in revenue during the second quarter.

Jerry Hirsch | Contributing Writer
July 23, 2020
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50

C.H. Robinson, Microsoft Forge Alliance to Enhance Supply Chain Monitoring

C.H. Robinson sign

C.H. Robinson and Microsoft Corp. have aligned with the goal of digitally transforming supply chains to improve monitoring, the logistics company announced July 14.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
July 15, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Pilot Freight Services Adds Five Franchise Locations

Pilot Freight Services

Transportation and logistics company Pilot Freight Services has added five franchise locations to enhance services for the automotive, health care, home furnishings, industrial products and packaging industries.

July 6, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

FedEx Posts Loss in Q4, Shows Improvement From Year Ago

FedEx Ground truck

FedEx said its fourth-quarter net income was a loss of $334 million, or negative $1.28 a share, compared with a loss of $1.97 billion, or negative $7.56 a share, in the 2019 period.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
July 1, 2020
Business, Equipment, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Schneider Leverages Carrier Network With FreightPower Launch

Schneider truck

Schneider launched a new marketplace, Schneider FreightPower, to give shippers access to an expanded and flexible capacity network.

June 3, 2020
Business, Safety, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Last-Mile Delivery Fleets Navigate Challenges of COVID-19 Pandemic

UPS and FedEx trucks

Last-mile fleets such as FedEx, Amazon, XPO and UPS have been dealing with a spike in demand while also implementing safety protocols to protect employees and customers.

Stephen Bennett | Special to Transport Topics
May 26, 2020
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

FedEx, Microsoft Join Forces for Package Shipping

FedEx and Microsoft are teaming up to provide early warnings of delays for shipping customers.

FedEx Corp. and Microsoft Corp. are teaming up to provide commercial shipping customers with early warnings of delays from weather, traffic and other mishaps, giving the courier and the software maker another weapon as each competes with Amazon .com Inc.

Thomas Black and Dina Bass | Bloomberg News
May 18, 2020
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

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