C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. ( C.H. Robinson) is a third-party logistics company. The Company provides freight transportation services and logistics solutions to companies of all sizes, in a variety of industries. During the year ended December 31, 2010, it handled approximately 9.2 million shipments for more than 36,000 customers. It operates through a network of 231 offices. As a part of its transportation services, it provides a range of value-added logistics services, such as supply chain analysis, freight consolidation, core carrier program management, and information reporting. In addition, it offers two other services: sourcing services (Sourcing) and fee-based information services (Information Services). The Sourcing business is the buying, selling, and marketing of fresh produce. Information Services consisted of a C.H. Robinson subsidiary, T-Chek Systems, Inc. (T-Chek).