Fortune 500 rank: 43 (Previous rank: 44)
2006 Revenues (millions): $47,547
Headquarters: Atlanta, GA
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Big Brown delivered better-than-ever numbers in both sales and deliveries, in large part thanks to its international operations. In 2006 a record 4 billion packages were processed, or an average of 15.6 million shipments per day. For the year, revenues were up 12% and profits grew 9% to $4.2 billion.
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