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The top 30 UK logistics service providers

The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport has compiled a list with the top 30 logistics and service providers in the United Kingdom. Spoiler alert: DPD Group is the number one. But who are the other top logistics companies?

The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) has made the list [pdf] by assessing a range of key criteria made available through the Mint UK database, annual reports and the European Commission. It looked at things like financials, performance, accreditation, the gender pay gap and human resource factors.

In the list, we’ll find logistics service providers such as CitySprint (30), DB Schenker (27), Palletways (19) and FedEx (18). This is the top 10 of UK logistics service providers:

Top 10 UK logistics service providers

10: XPO Supply Chain UK
9: Brenntag UK & Ireland
8: Turners
7: Bulkhaul
6: Hermes
5: Kuehne + Nagel
4: Wincanton
3: UPS
2: DHL Supply Chain
1: DPD Group

‘Most innovative carrier in the express parcels sector’

About the number one on this list, DPD Group, CILT says it’s the UK’s favorite parcel delivery company and a market leader with an unrivalled level of investment in staff, innovative technology, infrastructure and customer service. “DPD has a reputation for being the most innovative carrier in the express parcels sector. The organization is constantly investing in technology to provide its customers with the best possible delivery experience. DPD’s success in recent years has been largely down to its one-hour delivery slots ervice, Predict.”