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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Averitt Express ($260 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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Business, Top 50

C.H. Robinson Names Bob Biesterfeld as CEO

C.H. Robinson

Logistics company C.H. Robinson announced that Chief Operating Officer Bob Biesterfeld will rise to the post of CEO on May 9 through a planned succession. Biesterfeld will replace John Wiehoff, who has been in the job for 17 years, the company said in a Feb. 11 press release.

Marissa Gamache | Features Coordinator
February 13, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Werner Enterprises Posts Record Results

Werner Enterprises truck

Werner Enterprises produced record revenue and higher profits in the fourth quarter of 2018 as a strong economy fueled demand for both its trucking and logistics services.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
February 7, 2019
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50

FitzMark Acquires Reliable Source Logistics

FitzMark exterior

Two Indianapolis-based freight brokerage firms, FitzMark Inc. and Reliable Source Logistics, are joining forces in a quest to build a global “logistics powerhouse,” company officials said.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
February 5, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

DHL Announces Medical Express Service Between US, Brazil

DHL Express has launched its medical express service between Brazil and the United States. The route will serve several major cities in Brazil and deliver temperature-sensitive biological products and new patient-specific treatments to most U.S. destinations in 24 to 48 hours, according to a Jan. 30 press release.

February 1, 2019
Business, Top 50, Top 100

Schneider National Posts Record 4Q Results

Schneider

Schneider National Inc. delivered record revenue and operating profits in the fourth quarter of 2018, and the company’s top executive said he expects to see continued improvement in the year ahead.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
January 31, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Ceva Logistics Board Rejects Stock Buyout Bid by CMA CGM

Ceva

Ceva Logistics’ board of directors has recommended that shareholders reject a tender offer from CMA CGM to buy all of the publicly held shares of stock in the Swiss company, saying the price of 30 Swiss francs per share is too low.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
January 29, 2019
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

UPS Expands Keyless Apartment-Building Entry That Started in NYC

UPS Worker

United Parcel Service Inc. is expanding a keyless-entry system for package deliveries at apartment buildings after a successful test in New York and San Francisco.

Thomas Black | Bloomberg News
January 22, 2019
Government, Business, Logistics, Top 50, TCA

US Factories Brace for Sting of 2019 Trade War

Factory Worker

America’s manufacturers are scrambling to change the way they do business — from finding new suppliers to shifting more finishing work overseas — as the sting of tariffs begins to take a bigger toll on their bottom lines.

Dee DePass | Star Tribune (Minneapolis)
January 15, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

J.B. Hunt Moves Aggressively Into Final-Mile Sector With Purchase

J.B. Hunt

In an effort to strengthen its position in the growing final-mile trucking sector, J.B. Hunt on Jan. 8 announced it is purchasing Cory 1st Choice Home Delivery for $100 million.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
January 9, 2019
Business, Equipment, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

Fleets Reap Riches by Expanding Into Last-Mile Service

Delivery

Truck driver Justin Osborne pulled up to a house in the Dallas suburbs last month and started unloading an oven, a dishwasher and a microwave. His mission: Help J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. win the battle for new delivery riches spurred by e-commerce.

Thomas Black | Bloomberg News
January 9, 2019

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