The 10 Largest Inc. 5000 Companies

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4. Dot Foods

CEO: John Tracy
Rank: #4,997
Three-Year Growth: 34.4 percent
2012 Revenue: $4.5 billion

Family owned and operated, Dot Foods specializes in food redistribution--consolidating products from food manufacturers and reselling them in manageable quantities to grocery stores and the like throughout all 50 states. “We are a master distributor that focuses on solving supply chain problems in order to make all types of products more affordable and accessible,” says John Tracy, CEO of Dot Foods. The Mt. Sterling, Illinois-based company was started out of the Tracy family station wagon and has since grown to a fleet of more than 800 trucks.