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 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 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 USA 775
est
2,230 7,200
25 24 Cardinal Logistics Holdings 718
est
805
est
4,245
26 25 Total Quality Logistics 687 3,394 5,000
27 26 APL Logistics 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 Transport Services 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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Port Logistics Group ($260 million), City of Industry, Calif., provides dedicated contract carriage, 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

Americold Reports Revenue Rises 0.5% to $393.1 Million in 1Q

Americold signage

Americold Realty Trust, one of the world’s largest companies focused on temperature-controlled warehouses, on May 7 reported revenue rose in the first quarter ending March 31.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
May 9, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

C.H. Robinson Beats Wall Street Expectations With 1Q Earnings

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Freight broker and produce distributor C.H. Robinson Worldwide beat Wall Street profit expectations, even as it saw first-quarter total revenue decline 4.4% to $3.75 billion compared with $3.92 billion in the first quarter of 2018.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
May 1, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Americold Agrees to Acquire Cloverleaf Cold Storage

Americold signage

Americold Logistics has agreed to buy Cloverleaf Cold Storage for $1.24 billion, a move that ramps up a trend toward consolidation in the refrigerated warehousing sector.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
April 16, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

About Us: Transport Topics' Top 50 Logistics Companies

The Transport Topics’ Top 50 Logistics Companies is a listing of the largest logistics companies in North America.

April 8, 2019
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50

How Consolidation and Freight Networks Are Disrupting the Logistics Landscape

Logistics companies are employing new business strategies to adapt to an ever-changing market.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
April 8, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Is Amazon a Logistics Company? All Signs Point to That

Amazon Warehouse

Should Amazon.com be considered one of the largest logistics companies in North America? The answer, according to most industry observers, is yes. And how big is that business? That question, unfortunately, can’t be answered definitively, at least not yet.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
April 8, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

2018 Was a Year of Extraordinary Growth for 3PLs

C.H. Robinson truck

The two main drivers of growth for logistics companies in 2018 were an inventory buildup to beat tariffs and solid expansion in the domestic economy.

Evan Armstrong | President of Armstrong & Associates Inc.
April 8, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

2019 Top 50 Logistics Companies

XPO Logistics truck

XPO Logistics remains ­firmly entrenched atop Transport Topics' 2019 Top 50 Logistics Companies rankings after a meteoric rise fueled by a string of high-profile acquisitions over the last eight years. Read about the full rankings.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
April 8, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50

Cynosure Invests in Visible Supply Chain Management

Visible

Visible Supply Chain Management has received an unspecified equity investment in its business from The Cynosure Group, an investment firm controlled by the Eccles family in Salt Lake City, according to a statement released April 3.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
April 4, 2019
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

XPO Logistics to Launch Enhanced Last-Mile Capabilities Online

XPO logistics

XPO Logistics Inc. will launch expanded last-mile capabilities on its XPO Connect digital freight marketplace, company officials said.

April 4, 2019

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