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Global Groceries Transportation Market 2015-2019

Global Groceries Transportation Market 2015-2019

About Groceries Transportation

Grocery transportation is the movement of various F&B commodities, raw materials, and other household supplies from one place to another. It helps the grocery industry maintain a continuous supply of durable and non-durable goods from different suppliers and distributors across various locations. Sometimes, companies may also outsource transportation if it is cost-effective. Grocery companies use four modes to transport groceries, namely, roadways, railways, sea routes, and airways. Technological advances have resulted in innovations such as ICT, computerized vehicle routing, active traffic management, online freight exchange, GPS monitoring, and satellite trailing.

Technavio's analysts forecast the global groceries transportation market to grow at a CAGR of 5.64% over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this Report

The global groceries transportation market can be segmented into two based on verticals and geography.

Technavio's report, Groceries Transportation Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers APAC, the Americas, and EMEA; it also covers the global groceries transportation market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key Regions

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Key Vendors
  • Cargill
  • Greatwide Logistics Services
  • McLane
  • PSS Distribution Services
  • US Xpress
Other Prominent Vendors
  • Allen Lund
  • Alliance Shippers
  • APL Logistics
  • Bender Group
  • Canyon Transportation
  • Domenico Transportation
  • Echo Global Logistics
  • Evans Distribution Systems
  • H & M Bay
  • Hellmann Perishable Logistics
  • J.B. Hunt
  • JTS
  • LeSaint Logistics
  • Lynden
  • Mallory Alexander
  • ODW Logistics
  • Pilot Freight Services
  • R2 Logistics
  • RMX Global Logistics
  • Ryder System
  • SpartanNash
  • Total Quality Logistics
  • Transportation Solutions Enterprises
  • Trinity Logistics
  • United World Transportation
  • Vector International
Market Driver
  • Increased demand from e-grocery stores
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market Challenge
  • Rising fuel prices
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market Trend
  • Increased use of intermodals
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key Questions Answered in this Report
  • What will the market size be in 2018 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Groceries Transportation Market 2015-2019

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global groceries transportation market: Cargill, Greatwide Logistics Services, McLane, PSS Distribution Services and US Xpress

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Allen Lund, Alliance Shippers, APL Logistics, Bender Group, Canyon Transportation, Domenico Transportation, Echo Global Logistics, Evans Distribution Systems, H & M Bay, Hellmann Perishable Logistics, J.B. Hunt, JTS, LeSaint Logistics, Lynden, Mallory Alexander, ODW Logistics, Pilot Freight Services, R2 Logistics, RMX Global Logistics, Ryder System, SpartanNash, Total Quality Logistics, Transportation Solutions Enterprises, Trinity Logistics, United World Transportation and Vector International

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “Intermodals use different modes of transportation to move products from one place to another. Vendors in the groceries industry rely more on intermodals for the shipment of fresh produce, frozen goods, and wine. The main reasons for the increased use of intermodals are improved efficiency, cost reduction, and environmental impact. According to the Intermodal Association of North America, there was a 33% increase in shipping by intermodal rail in 2010.”

According to the report, one of the major drivers in the global groceries transportation market is the increased demand from e-grocery stores. There has been a rise in e-commerce sales over the past few years because of the change in consumer lifestyles and online traffic. This has resulted in transportation companies having tie-ups with small and major online retailers. The major economies in the e-commerce market are the UK, the US, South Korea, France, and Germany.

Further, the report states that a rise in fuel prices affects the global groceries transportation market.

Companies Mentioned

Cargill, Greatwide Logistics Services, McLane, PSS Distribution Services, US Xpress, Allen Lund, Alliance Shippers, APL Logistics, Bender Group, Canyon Transportation, Domenico Transportation, Echo Global Logistics, Evans Distribution Systems, H & M Bay, Hellmann Perishable Logistics, J.B. Hunt, JTS, LeSaint Logistics, Lynden, Mallory Alexander, ODW Logistics, Pilot Freight Services, R2 Logistics, RMX Global Logistics, Ryder System, SpartanNash, Total Quality Logistics, Transportation Solutions Enterprises, Trinity Logistics, United World Transportation, Vector International

  • Executive Summary
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Scope of the Report
    • Table Global Groceries Transportation Market
    • Service Offerings
  • Market Research Methodology
    • Market Research Process
    • Research Methodology
      • Table Market Research Methodology
  • Introduction
  • Market Landscape
    • Market Overview
      • Table Grocery Items
    • Market Size and Forecast
      • Table Global Groceries Transportation Market 2014-2019 ($ billion)
    • Five Forces Analysis
  • Market Segmentation by Vertical
    • Global Groceries Transportation Market by Vertical 2014-2019
      • Table Modes of Transportation
      • Table Global Groceries Transportation Market by Vertical 2014
      • Table Global Groceries Transportation Market by Vertical 2019
      • Table Global Groceries Transportation Market by Vertical 2014-2019 ($ billion)
      • Table Global Groceries Transportation Market by Vertical 2014-2019
    • Global Groceries Transportation Market by Roadways
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Global Groceries Transportation Market by Roadways 2014-2019 ($ billion)
    • Global Groceries Transportation Market by Railways
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Global Groceries Transportation Market by Railways 2014-2019 ($ billion)
    • Global Groceries Transportation Market by Seaways
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Global Groceries Transportation Market by Seaways 2014-2019 ($ billion)
    • Global Groceries Transportation Market by Airways
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Global Groceries Transportation Market by Airways 2014-2019 ($ billion)
  • Geographical Segmentation
    • Global Groceries Transportation Market by Geography 2014-2019
      • Table Global Groceries Transportation Market by Geography 2014
      • Table Global Groceries Transportation Market by Geography 2019
      • Table Global Groceries Transportation Market by Geography 2014-2019 ($ billion)
      • Table Global Groceries Transportation Market by Geography 2014-2019
    • Groceries Transportation Market in APAC
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Groceries Transportation Market in APAC 2014-2019 ($ billion)
    • Groceries Transportation Market in Americas
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Groceries Transportation Market in Americas 2014-2019 ($ billion)
    • Groceries Transportation Market in EMEA
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Groceries Transportation Market in EMEA 2014-2019 ($ billion)
  • Buying Criteria
  • Market Growth Drivers
  • Drivers and their Impact
  • Market Challenges
    • Table Trucking Cost Structure
  • Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  • Market Trends
    • Table Hub and Spoke Network
  • Trends and their Impact
  • Vendor Landscape
    • Competitive Scenario
      • Key News
      • Mergers and Acquisitions
    • Other Prominent Vendors
  • Key Vendor Analysis
    • Cargill
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation
        • Table Cargill: Business Segmentation 2013
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Cargill: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Greatwide Logistics
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Strategy
      • SWOT Analysis
    • McLane
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Solutions Offered
        • Table McLane: Solutions Offered
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • PSS Distribution Services
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Service Segmentation
        • Table PSS Distribution Services: Service Segmentation
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • US Xpress
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Services Segmentation
        • Table US Xpress: Services Segmentation
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
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