Profile: C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc (CHRW.O)
16 Mar 2018
C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. (C.H. Robinson), incorporated on August 11, 1997, is a third-party logistics company. The Company provides freight transportation services and logistics solutions to companies of a range of industries. The Company's segments include North American Surface Transportation (NAST), Global Forwarding, Robinson Fresh, and All Other and Corporate. It operates through a network of offices in North America, Europe, Asia, Australia, New Zealand and South America. The Company also develops global transportation and distribution networks to provide transportation and supply chain services throughout the world.
North American Surface Transportation
The NAST segment provides freight transportation services across North America through a network of offices in the United States, Canada and Mexico. The primary services provided by NAST include truckload, less than truckload (LTL) and intermodal.
The Global Forwarding segment provides global logistics services through an international network of offices in North America, Europe, Asia, Australia, New Zealand, and South America. It also contracts with independent agents across the world. The primary services provided by Global Forwarding include ocean freight services, air freight services and customs brokerage.
The Robinson Fresh segment provides sourcing under the trade name Robinson Fresh. The Company's sourcing services primarily include the buying, selling and marketing of fresh fruits, vegetables and other perishable items. The Company provides logistics and transportation of the products they sell, in addition to temperature controlled transportation services for its customers.
All Other and Corporate
The All Other and Corporate segment primarily consists of Managed Services and Other Surface Transportation outside of North America. Managed Services primarily includes its division, TMC, which offers Managed TMS. Managed TMS combines a global transportation management system, logistics process know-how and consulting services. Customers can access cloud-based technology, logistics experts, and supply chain engineers to manage their day-to-day operations and optimize supply chain performance.
C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc
14701 Charlson Rd
EDEN PRAIRIE MN 55347-5076
Company Web Links
- BRIEF-C.H. Robinson Says Robert Biesterfeld Appointed COO
- BRIEF-C.H. Robinson Worldwide Reports Q4 Diluted EPS $1.08
- BRIEF-C.H. Robinson Q4 Revenue Rose 14.8 Percent To $2.6 Billion
- C.H. Robinson teams up with MerQbiz as Chinese recycling ban bites
- BRIEF-C.H. Robinson Worldwide Increases Qtrly Cash Dividend To $0.46 PER SHARE