JBH Customers Step Up to Support Truck Drivers During COVID-19

March 30, 2020 Comments Off on JBH Customers Step Up to Support Truck Drivers During COVID-19
As much of the nation’s workforce shelters-at-home to prevent the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), many others are doing necessary work tied to keeping Americans healthy, protected and supplied with necessary goods. Flattening the curve of the COVID-19 spread would be impossible without truck drivers to keep substantial amounts of medical supplies, food and household goods Read More

Protect the future for your fleet

February 28, 2020 Comments Off on Protect the future for your fleet
The past two years have seen a record number of companies opting to outsource their private fleets in favor of dedicated models. Fleets have felt the pressure of new and tighter regulations on driver hiring, driver shortage and retention issues, heightened risk profiles, and new accounting standards. We sat down with Brian Webb, Senior Vice Read More

How we bring new value to our customers every day

January 24, 2020 Comments Off on How we bring new value to our customers every day
As customers, we stick with what works. When a product or service stops working for us, we move on to something that does. As a company, J.B. Hunt is committed to providing a service that doesn’t just work for our customers, but one that keeps getting better. That’s why 98 percent of J.B. Hunt Dedicated Read More

J.B. Hunt Driver Reaches 5 Million Miles

January 7, 2020 Comments Off on J.B. Hunt Driver Reaches 5 Million Miles
We recently recognized our first company driver to complete five million safe miles driven without a preventable accident, an unprecedented achievement for the company and rarity for the industry. Phil Fortin, a J.B. Hunt Intermodal driver based in South Gate, California, reached five million safe miles in December 2019. “The professional commitment and resilience it Read More

Mission Accomplished – 10,000 Veterans Hired By 2020

January 7, 2020 Comments Off on Mission Accomplished – 10,000 Veterans Hired By 2020
Support of the U.S. military runs deep in our roots and dates back to Mr. Hunt’s own military service. We believe that their values strongly align with those of the company. In December, J.B. Hunt hired its 10,000th veteran since 2014, a commitment that many people throughout the company worked hard to achieve! More than Read More

Overcoming the Complexity of International Shipping

January 6, 2020 Comments Off on Overcoming the Complexity of International Shipping
International shipping adds a new level of complexity to the already complicated logistics business. Deciding if you will manage those shipments or collaborate with an experienced international shipping provider is a must. But regardless of your choice, keeping potential challenges in mind can help improve planning for international shipping.   International Challenges and Watch-Outs It’s Read More

Carrier 360: 2019 Year In Review

December 20, 2019 Comments Off on Carrier 360: 2019 Year In Review
Over the last year, Carrier 360 has seen many improvements – from simplified searching to faster check calls. These changes are mostly thanks to feedback from our users. Here are just a few of the features we introduced throughout 2019:   “I’m Not Driving” Mode Passengers and team drivers who aren’t behind the wheel can Read More

Leverage Data Insights to Lower Your Transportation Costs

November 20, 2019 Comments Off on Leverage Data Insights to Lower Your Transportation Costs
Article after article in every industry journal talks about the importance of data in marketing, sales, manufacturing, and more. But what about your transportation data? Data is paramount in the logistics business. But it’s not just about having data, it’s what you do with it that makes the difference. Data insights can help you see Read More

Trucks are for Girls Event Held in Northwest Arkansas

November 14, 2019 Comments Off on Trucks are for Girls Event Held in Northwest Arkansas
Recently, J.B. Hunt’s GROW hosted the inaugural Trucks are for Girls event in Fayetteville, Ark. The event was powered by the Women In Trucking Association through their Girl Scout Transportation Patch program. Thirty Girl Scouts from the Northwest Arkansas area participated in the event which helped educate them on supply chain logistics. The girls had Read More

J.B. Hunt Employees Recognized During University of Arkansas Military Appreciation Game

November 11, 2019 Comments Off on J.B. Hunt Employees Recognized During University of Arkansas Military Appreciation Game
During the Arkansas Razorback football game on Saturday, Nov. 9, four J.B. Hunt employees were recognized on the field and presented with a game ball. This recognition spotlights the valuable and lasting contributions members of the Armed Forces make to our company and community. Sadonta Cole currently serves at Ebbing Air National Guard Base, the Read More