C.H. Robinson Makes Fortune Magazine's 2016 List of Most Admired Company
- by Christofer Oberst
EDEN PRAIRIE, MN - C.H. Robinson has been named in Fortune Magazine’s 2016 World’s Most Admired Companies for the second consecutive year, and was the largest third-party logistics (3PL) company recognized in the Trucking, Transportation, and Logistics industry sector.
“It’s an honor to be recognized on Fortune’s prestigious list for a sixth time,” C.H. Robinson CEO John Wiehoff, said, according to a press release. “Our smart people, processes, and ever-evolving technology ensures that we are able to see things differently and connect the world. We stand committed to our employees, customers and contract carriers – all those who have helped keep us on this prestigious list.”
It is a title the company has obtained six times since 2010 as it continues its trajectory for growth, which it added it is well poised to continue to build upon.
In fact, C.H. Robinson added that it scored significantly high in the categories of both innovation and global competitiveness. It also enhanced its previous scores in every other category, including the following:
- Long-term investment
- Financial soundness
- Quality of service
- People management
The good news for the company doesn’t stop with Fortune’s recognition, with the announcement coming on the heels of its also having been named in for Inbound Logistics Magazine’s top 3PL for the fifth year in a row, recognized by influential customers like Walmart and Kraft Foods as one of the top logistics providers.