2020 Top 50 Logistics Companies

2020 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 50 Largest Logistics Companies in North America
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Rank This Yearsort descending Rank Last Year Company Net Revenue (Millions) Gross Revenue (Millions) Employees
1 1 XPO Logistics 6,157
est
10,287
est
100,000
2 2 UPS Supply Chain Solutions 4,690
est
9,302 -
3 3 DHL Supply Chain 4,315
est
4,735
est
-
4 4 J.B. Hunt Transport Services 3,410
est
8,788 29,106
5 6 Ryder Supply Chain Solutions 2,853 3,969 39,900
6 7 Expeditors International of Washington 2,636 8,175 18,297
7 5 C.H. Robinson Worldwide 2,586 15,310 15,427
8 8 Penske Logistics 2,040
est
2,600 19,381
9 10 NFI 1,830 2,130 12,600
10 12 Kuehne + Nagel Americas 1,798 7,060 15,712
11 13 Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services 1,630
est
1,750 21,821
12 14 Geodis (North America) 1,510 2,540 13,133
13 21 Lineage Logistics 1,440
est
1,440
est
14,000
14 17 Americold Logistics 1,407 1,775 13,000
15 11 FedEx Logistics 1,185
est
2,310
est
20,000
16 15 Ceva Logistics (North America) 1,155
est
2,345
est
10,350
17 20 Werner Logistics 1,112 1,524 6,305
18 16 Schneider 1,085
est
2,670 15,650
19 18 Radial 1,082
est
- 4,914
20 19 Syncreon Holdings 1,080
est
1,203 -
21 22 Ruan 940
est
1,002 5,800
22 23 Neovia Logistics 835 835 -
23 33 DSV Panalpina 810
est
3,225
est
-
24 20 DB Schenker (North America) 775
est
2,230 7,200
25 24 Cardinal Logistics 718
est
805
est
4,245
26 25 Total Quality Logistics 687 3,394 5,000
27 26 APL Logistics (North America) 680
est
1,095
est
6,800
28 29 Saddle Creek Logistics Services 672 675 3,996
29 27 Universal Logistics Holdings 610
est
1,260
est
-
30 32 Kenco Group 605 674 -
31 28 U.S. Xpress Enterprises 600 797 3,153
32 31 DSC Logistics 565
est
565
est
-
33 34 Black Horse Carriers 561 561 4,040
34 35 TransGroup Global Logistics 540
est
1,200 1,700
35 36 Performance Team 525 525 5,000
36 30 Hub Group 521 3,668 5,000
37 43 Covenant Logistics Group 409 529 5,555
38 38 Echo Global Logistics 386 2,185 -
39 42 Worldwide Express 365 1,675 -
39 41 Odyssey Logistics & Technology 365 1,018 2,600
41 38 Landstar System 360
est
2,173
est
1,333
41 - MODE Transportation 360 2,300 432
43 - Burris Logistics 330
est
3,100 2,000
44 47 Transplace Inc. 325
est
3,000
est
2,647
45 46 Cowan Logistics 322 437 1,585
46 48 Marten Transport 321 465 -
47 49 Lazer Spot 298 316 3,100
48 44 Visible Supply Chain Management 290
est
357
est
1,500
49 50 GlobalTranz Enterprises 275 1,532 1,156
50 - Crane Worldwide Logistics 267
est
916
est
-
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Seko Logistics ($220 million), Itasca, Ill., provides air and ocean freight forwarding, custom brokerage, freight brokerage, inventory management and packaging, order fulfillment, supply chain consulting, transportation management and warehousing and distribution.
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Top 50 News
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Ceva to Manage Ikea Distribution Center in New York

Ceva Logistics truck on highway

Ceva Logistics has opened a customer distribution center with home-furnishings retailer Ikea in Staten Island, N.Y., according to a news release.

March 11, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

C.H. Robinson Acquires Spanish Freight Forwarder Space Cargo Group

C.H. Robinson truck

C.H. Robinson Worldwide, in a move to bolster its international freight business, has purchased The Space Cargo Group, a company based in Madrid that provides freight forwarding, customs brokerage and other logistic services in Spain and Colombia, for $48 million in cash.

March 1, 2019
Business, Top 50

Universal Logistics Reports Record Revenue in 4Q, 2018

Universal Logistics

Universal Logistics Holdings Inc. reported its best quarter ever, marking its eighth consecutive reporting period in which a revenue record was set.

February 25, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Americold Completes First Year as Public Company With Solid Financial Results

Americold facility in Mableton, Ga.

Warehouse operator Americold completed its first year as a public company by reporting solid gains in revenue and higher operating profits in the fourth quarter of 2018.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
February 21, 2019
Business, Top 50

J.B. Hunt Finalizes Acquisition of Cory 1st Choice Home Delivery

Workers for Cory 1st Choice Home Delivery unload furniture.

J.B. Hunt Transport Services completed the purchase of Cory 1st Choice Home Delivery on Feb. 15, the Lowell, Ark.-based transportation company and logistics firm announced.

February 19, 2019
Government, Business, Logistics, Top 50

XPO’s Brad Jacobs Hits Brakes on M&As

XPO Logistics

After building a fortune and several businesses by buying company after company, XPO Logistics Inc. CEO Brad Jacobs is abandoning acquisitions, a principal reason many investors bought into the stock.

Thomas Black | Bloomberg News
February 19, 2019
Government, Business, Logistics, Top 50, TCA

XPO Denies Memphis Plant Closing Is Retaliation

XPO Logistics

XPO Logistics Inc. confirmed Feb. 14 that it will close a facility in Memphis, Tenn., where some employees have made allegations of pregnancy discrimination and sexual harassment, and the next day CEO Brad Jacobs said a customer's request prompted the decision.

Paul Schott | The Advocate (Stamford, Conn.)
February 19, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Montreal Firm FLS Transportation Services Acquires Scott Logistics

FLS Transportation Services, a Montreal-based 3PL, has announced the acquisition of Scott Logistics Corp., a freight broker headquartered in Georgia.

February 15, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

XPO Logistics Reports Disappointing Earnings

XPO Logistics truck

XPO Logistics reported disappointing earnings for the fourth quarter of 2018 and lowered its guidance for 2019 due, in large part, to a sharp drop-off in shipments from its largest customer — believed to be Amazon.com.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
February 14, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Redwood Logistics Acquires Strive Logistics

Dispatchers at Redwood Logistics' Chicago office

Redwood Logistics said it is acquiring Strive Logistics, a move that will create a multimodal freight brokerage firm with more than $1 billion in freight under management.

February 13, 2019

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