2020 Top 50 Logistics Companies

2020 Essential Financial and Operating Information for the 50 Largest Logistics Companies in North America
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Evan Armstrong breaks down how logistics segments performed in 2019.
Rank This Year Rank Last Year Company Net Revenue (Millions) Gross Revenue (Millions)sort descending Employees
19 18 Radial 1,082
est
- 4,914
47 49 Lazer Spot 298 316 3,100
48 44 Visible Supply Chain Management 290
est
357
est
1,500
45 46 Cowan Logistics 322 437 1,585
46 48 Marten Transport 321 465 -
35 36 Performance Team 525 525 5,000
37 43 Covenant Logistics Group 409 529 5,555
33 34 Black Horse Carriers 561 561 4,040
32 31 DSC Logistics 565
est
565
est
-
30 32 Kenco Group 605 674 -
28 29 Saddle Creek Logistics Services 672 675 3,996
31 28 U.S. Xpress Enterprises 600 797 3,153
25 24 Cardinal Logistics 718
est
805
est
4,245
22 23 Neovia Logistics 835 835 -
50 - Crane Worldwide Logistics 267
est
916
est
-
21 22 Ruan 940
est
1,002 5,800
39 41 Odyssey Logistics & Technology 365 1,018 2,600
27 26 APL Logistics (North America) 680
est
1,095
est
6,800
34 35 TransGroup Global Logistics 540
est
1,200 1,700
20 19 Syncreon Holdings 1,080
est
1,203 -
29 27 Universal Logistics Holdings 610
est
1,260
est
-
13 21 Lineage Logistics 1,440
est
1,440
est
14,000
17 20 Werner Logistics 1,112 1,524 6,305
49 50 GlobalTranz Enterprises 275 1,532 1,156
39 42 Worldwide Express 365 1,675 -
11 13 Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services 1,630
est
1,750 21,821
14 17 Americold Logistics 1,407 1,775 13,000
9 10 NFI 1,830 2,130 12,600
41 38 Landstar System 360
est
2,173
est
1,333
38 38 Echo Global Logistics 386 2,185 -
24 20 DB Schenker (North America) 775
est
2,230 7,200
41 - MODE Transportation 360 2,300 432
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
12 14 Geodis (North America) 1,510 2,540 13,133
8 8 Penske Logistics 2,040
est
2,600 19,381
18 16 Schneider 1,085
est
2,670 15,650
44 47 Transplace Inc. 325
est
3,000
est
2,647
43 - Burris Logistics 330
est
3,100 2,000
23 33 DSV Panalpina 810
est
3,225
est
-
26 25 Total Quality Logistics 687 3,394 5,000
36 30 Hub Group 521 3,668 5,000
5 6 Ryder Supply Chain Solutions 2,853 3,969 39,900
3 3 DHL Supply Chain 4,315
est
4,735
est
-
10 12 Kuehne + Nagel Americas 1,798 7,060 15,712
6 7 Expeditors International of Washington 2,636 8,175 18,297
4 4 J.B. Hunt Transport Services 3,410
est
8,788 29,106
2 2 UPS Supply Chain Solutions 4,690
est
9,302 -
1 1 XPO Logistics 6,157
est
10,287
est
100,000
7 5 C.H. Robinson Worldwide 2,586 15,310 15,427
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On the Bubble

Radiant Logistics ($230 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

Peoples Services Acquires Grimes Cos. to Expand in Southeast

Peoples Services

Peoples Services Inc., a logistics firm based in Canton, Ohio, acquired the assets of The Grimes Cos. in Jacksonville, Fla., a move that substantially expands the company’s warehousing and distribution services in the southeastern United States.

April 18, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 100, Top 50

Mike Ducker to Step Down as FedEx Freight CEO on Aug. 15

Mike Ducker

Mike Ducker will retire Aug. 15 as president and CEO of FedEx Freight after leading the group for four years, FedEx Corp. announced April 16. His successor will be named later.

Burney Simpson | Staff Reporter
April 16, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Allen Lund, Founder of Freight Brokerage Firm, Dies

Allen Lund, founder of third-party transportation broker Allen Lund Co., died April 7 after recently being diagnosed with cancer. He was 77.

April 11, 2018
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 100, Top 50

Schneider, 8VC Partner to Boost Digital Supply Chain

Schneider truck

Venture capital firm 8VC and diversified truckload carrier Schneider announced a partnership to leverage technology on trucks to create a pathway to a fully digital supply chain.

April 11, 2018
Business, Technology, Equipment, Safety, Logistics, Top 50

Replay: LiveOnWeb's 'Logistics, Accelerated'

LiveOnWeb panelists Evan Armstrong, Dan Bearth, Joe Howard, Bob Voltmann

Our April 18 LiveOnWeb program, “Logistics, Accelerated,” focused on how technology and innovation are changing the logistics business. Watch the replay.

April 10, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Dolly Seeks to Find Niche in Bulk-Moving Sector

Movers

Another firm has joined the competitive same-day delivery space, facing off against major logistics firms as it works to find a niche in moving and delivering bulky, heavy items for retailers and consumers. Seattle-based Dolly recently expanded to serve seven large cities and has teamed with such merchants as Costco Wholesale Corp., Crate & Barrel, Lowe’s Cos. and The Container Store.

Burney Simpson | Staff Reporter
April 10, 2018
Business, Technology, Equipment, Safety, Logistics, Top 100, Top 50

Investors, Fleets Back Video-Based Telematics

SmartDrive camera

A pair of recent events helped underscore the key role video is playing in fleet operations: Lytx, a video telematics provider, received a $700 million capital infusion from private equity firms; and Penske Logistics launched a video-based safety program in 2,800 of its heavy-duty trucks in its North America operations using equipment from SmartDrive Systems.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
April 10, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 50

2018 Top 50 Logistics Companies: XPO Retains Its Place at the Top

XPO Logistics truck in front of company headquarters

After a string of high-profile acquisitions pushed XPO Logistics to the top of the Transport Topics Logistics 50 list in 2017, the company kept its No. 1 ranking this year by growing its business organically and by effectively cross-selling transportation and logistics services to shippers.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
April 9, 2018
Technology, Logistics, Top 50

Visions of the Future of Logistics

Here's what some industry professionals had to say about what the future may hold.

April 9, 2018
Technology, Safety, Logistics, Top 50

Security Robot Cuts Crime for XPO

XPO Logistics robot

A security robot that XPO Logistics deployed at its Atlanta logistics facility has reduced incidents in the parking lot and the building’s exterior to zero in the first six months it has been monitoring the area.

April 5, 2018

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