FedEx is a famous American courier delivery services firm, which is known for providing 3PL solutions for companies of all sizes. This company has always been on the list of top 20 logistics companies worldwide for the last ten years. FedEx is able to deliver 3.5M items daily to no less than 220 countries with the help of 57,000 vehicles and 640 aircraft.
FedEx works in more than 220 countries. The company’s major headquarters is located in Memphis, TN, the US.
Lineage Logistics is a relatively young yet already successful company, which has proven to be a reliable logistics and transportation services provider. They’re constantly expanding to make sure they’re in a position to provide logistics support to any company in need.
The company works in North America, Europe, and Asia. Its headquarters is located in Novi, MI, the US.
Penske Logistics specialises in providing large firms with modern and competent supply logistics solutions. The firm works with the largest companies and can offer versatile service packages, from warehouse management to transportation services.
Penske Logistics operates in more than 340 locations worldwide, the US, Canada, China, Brazil, and Western European countries.
Expeditors International is a US-based freight-forwarding and logistics company. The firm is well-known for its unique compensation structure, which is quite unusual for other players of the market. Basically, each of the firm’s branches is independent profit centres, and the primary compensation for the branch management group comes in the form of incentive-based compensation calculated directly from the operating income of that branch.
The company operates in North America, South America, Europe (including the UK), Middle East, Africa, Asia, and Oceania. Overall, it delivers items in 103 countries. The major headquarters is located in Seattle, WA, the US.”
Ryder Supply Chain Solutions is a part of Ryder System, Inc., which is a large American supply chain management and transportation provider. As of 2017, Ryder’s revenue was estimated $7.3B, while supply chain segment is in charge for 26% of the revenue (about $1.6B). Moreover, the firm has more than 50,000 clients.
Ryder works in North America, South America, Europe (including the UK), and Asia. The headquarters is located in Miami, FL, the US. As of today, the company has around 10,000 drivers and more than 272,000 vehicles.
This company operates as a 3PL (Third-Party logistics) and transportation services provider since 1905. As of 2017, the company had more than 300 branches and no less than 15,100 employees. This firm is considered to be an expert in air and ocean freight forwarding and dedicated contract carriage. In 2014, C.H. Robinson managed to handle 14.3M shipments to 46,000 clients.
C.H. Robinson offers its services in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, and Oceania, has five headquarters over these regions (except for South America), and runs more than 300 offices.
J.B. Hunt Transportation Services is a transportation and trucking services firm, and it is one of the largest logistics companies in the US. This company is a real expert when it comes to Dedicated Contract Services (DCS), Intermodal (JBI), and Integrated Capacity Solutions (ICS) segments.
The company operates in the continental US, Canada, and Mexico. As of today, J.B. Hunt owns more than 12,000 trucks.
Dalsey, Hillblom, and Lynn (DHL) is another global behemoth that, if you’re often out on the roads, you probably see on a daily basis. It’s one of the most famous out there and started its life as a parcel, courier, and express mail delivery firm. The company is now part of Deutsche Post DHL German Logistics and operates in 120,000 cities in 220 countries.
UPS Supply Chain Solutions (UPS SCS) is part of the well-known United Parcel Service (UPS) delivery and supply chain management company. They’re huge, and, as you can tell, have branched out from simply delivering your packages to loved-ones. The company has almost half-a-million employees and provides services in more than 175 countries and territories.
It was once claimed that UPS delivers more than 16.9mn shipments to more than 9.4mn recipients a day.
XPO Logistics, if you haven’t already heard of it, is classed as the number one company when it comes to global logistics and transportation services. The firm operates as a Third-Party Logistics (3PL) or third-party provider in 32 countries, with in excess of 50,000 clients.
XPO spends “no less than US$450mn yearly” on tech investments to drive forward its industry and remain at the top.