Simpler is Better: Easy Check Calls and Automated Detention

November 19, 2018 Comments Off on Simpler is Better: Easy Check Calls and Automated Detention
It’s a common complaint in the trucking industry: Completing check calls and keeping track of detention can be time consuming and confusing. With Carrier 360 by J.B. Hunt, check calls and automated detention are quick and easy. Plus, carriers get paid $50 for every hour of detention time once the 2-hour requirement is met if Read More

Run for the Fallen Traveling Memorial Visits J.B. Hunt November 9-16

November 10, 2018 Comments Off on Run for the Fallen Traveling Memorial Visits J.B. Hunt November 9-16
For the second consecutive year, J.B. Hunt is hosting the Arkansas Run for the Fallen Traveling Memorial outside its corporate offices in Lowell. The memorial includes a 3×5-foot American flag and short biography for each of the 145 Arkansas service members who have died while serving since September 11, 2001. It is open to the Read More

Special Delivery: Benefits of Outsourcing Live Production Transportation

August 30, 2018 Comments Off on Special Delivery: Benefits of Outsourcing Live Production Transportation
Live production transportation encompasses all needs for vertically integrated poultry companies. For many years those integrators have managed live transportation and bird growout with their employees and assets. Then, integrators started outsourcing bird development to contracted growers, because the benefits outweighed the risks. Even though it’s a sensitive part of the business, trusting growout experts Read More

Get Paid in Two Days When You Use Carrier 360 (Web or Mobile App) to Book Loads Online

August 27, 2018 Comments Off on Get Paid in Two Days When You Use Carrier 360 (Web or Mobile App) to Book Loads Online
Haven’t tried Carrier 360 by J.B. Hunt yet? With the Carrier 360 online platform and mobile app, carriers can bid on freight or book instantly! Plus, for a limited time, J.B. Hunt is waiving the processing fee for Quick Pay terms on qualified loads for Carrier 360 users. How to Qualify To take advantage of limited-time Quick Read More

J.B. Hunt 360 Perks Program Launches for Carriers

August 21, 2018 Comments Off on J.B. Hunt 360 Perks Program Launches for Carriers
On August 21, 2018, we officially launched J.B. Hunt 360 Perks – the best rewards program available to carriers and their drivers. We’ve teamed up with Pilot Flying J, SiriusXM, and Goodyear to offer discounts on the products and services carriers use every day. With J.B. Hunt 360 Perks™, technology and expertise come together to Read More

Why It’s the Perfect Time to Evaluate your Dedicated Fleet Provider

July 31, 2018 Comments Off on Why It’s the Perfect Time to Evaluate your Dedicated Fleet Provider
Companies with fleets are under pressure to meet high consumer demands, which require more than dedicated capacity. To exceed those expectations, companies need capacity and resources from the right dedicated fleet provider. After you’ve outsourced fleet management, you should measure the service to ensure you’re getting the most out of the deal. Complete our checklist Read More

Carrier 360 Tutorial: Booking and Dispatching Loads [Video]

May 22, 2018 Comments Off on Carrier 360 Tutorial: Booking and Dispatching Loads [Video]
In today’s market, trucking companies have a lot on their plates. Finding the right load for each driver, assigning work, and ensuring freight arrives safely and on time are just a few of the tasks dispatchers do every day. With Carrier 360 by J.B. Hunt, managing your workload is easier than ever. Read More

Why It Matters Who Delivers to Your Customers

May 18, 2018 Comments Off on Why It Matters Who Delivers to Your Customers
Authored by Nick Hobbs, EVP and President of DCS and Final Mile The last experience with a brand often defines the whole experience for consumers. This is especially true for final mile deliveries, which can involve assembly and installation. As a final mile service provider, we know this represents a meaningful instance when a client’s brand is Read More

Roadcheck 2018: Prepping for Current and Future Market Conditions

May 15, 2018 Comments Off on Roadcheck 2018: Prepping for Current and Future Market Conditions
Roadcheck is the annual event by the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) where tens of thousands of inspections are performed on commercial vehicles. This year’s Roadcheck will take place June 5th – 7th. Additionally, end of month and the Memorial Day holiday will increase pressure on our market. It’s important to recognize what’s coming and how Read More

Securing Capacity When Peak Season Demand is Strong

May 6, 2018 Comments Off on Securing Capacity When Peak Season Demand is Strong
Balancing demand and capacity has become increasingly difficult in recent months. In February 2018 – a historically low-volume month – pricing and load-to-truck ratio were at levels higher than any time throughout 2017, while intermodal capacity was 100% utilized.* Businesses are struggling to adapt to the new normal of less capacity and higher costs, particularly Read More