Helping Your Employees Do More with Carrier 360 Access

September 21, 2017 Comments Off on Helping Your Employees Do More with Carrier 360 Access
As a trucking company owner or manager, you want technology and tools that make your job easier. Your Carrier 360 account offers a great deal of flexibility in negotiating rates for loads and managing loads that have been tendered to your company. But did you know Carrier 360 can help those who work for you Read More

Looking for an edge? Find it with J.B. Hunt at CSCMP.

September 20, 2017 Comments Off on Looking for an edge? Find it with J.B. Hunt at CSCMP.
This year’s CSCMP EDGE lineup features innovative companies with creative solutions that address challenges shippers are currently facing. You’ll find many ways industry experts can help support and improve your processes now and into the future. Discover how J.B. Hunt can advance your supply chain with technology and industry expertise by taking advantage of the opportunities available Read More

Trust comes first. Here’s how to build it.

September 11, 2017 Comments Off on Trust comes first. Here’s how to build it.
Authored by Brad Hicks, Executive Vice President of Dedicated Contract Services Whether you’re converting a private fleet or switching outsource providers, the first 90 days are a make-or-break time for a transportation provider that has just won the business of a new customer. The customer is trusting you to provide the service levels promised during Read More

Updated ELD Mandate Implementation Could Affect Freight Capacity

September 7, 2017 Comments Off on Updated ELD Mandate Implementation Could Affect Freight Capacity
As mentioned in our previous blog post, complying with the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate will have a big impact on transportation and logistics. On August 28, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) announced that enforcement of the new ELD regulations will now be applied in a phased-in approach. Beginning December 18, 2017, the majority Read More

Helping After Harvey: How to Help in the Wake of Disaster

August 31, 2017 Comments Off on Helping After Harvey: How to Help in the Wake of Disaster
In the devastating aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, Houston and affected areas are flooded extensively. More than 40 inches of rain have fallen and more rain is expected in the coming days. The U.S. transportation network has only begun to feel the disruption and what is still to come from this violent storm. Sadly, the death Read More

Where To Find the Late Summer Freight

August 23, 2017 Comments Off on Where To Find the Late Summer Freight
Wondering where the best places to find freight are as summer enters its final stretch? Freight volumes may fluctuate on a national level, but there are a few places where load opportunities are consistently strong. Check out these freight locations on our load board. The Best Places for Freight Texas Natives from the Lone Star Read More

Three Ways To Ensure You Never Miss a J.B. Hunt Load Opportunity

August 16, 2017 Comments Off on Three Ways To Ensure You Never Miss a J.B. Hunt Load Opportunity
Finding loads is one of the more difficult (and frustrating) parts of running a trucking company. You need to keep your trucks moving, but sometimes it may seem as if you spend more time searching for freight than hauling it. The easiest solution for booking loads with J.B. Hunt is using the J.B. Hunt 360 platform. Available Read More

What’s In Store For the 2017 Great American Trucking Show

August 9, 2017 Comments Off on What’s In Store For the 2017 Great American Trucking Show
The 2017 Great American Trucking Show (GATS) is just two weeks away and the intense focus on the trucking industry as a whole may make this year’s event the biggest yet. As you make your final plans to arrive in Dallas, here is a quick glimpse of the topics you can expect to hear more about during Read More

Get your next load recommendation from J.B. Hunt 360

August 2, 2017 Comments Off on Get your next load recommendation from J.B. Hunt 360
Searching for loads can be time consuming, so we’ve created Load Recommendations within J.B. Hunt 360 to make it easier. Your account will automatically populate suggestions for your next pickup based on the delivery point of your current load. Recommendations can be viewed at the bottom of the page for each load ready to be Read More

Detention Payments: How to Report Detention and Get Paid

July 26, 2017 Comments Off on Detention Payments: How to Report Detention and Get Paid
Have you ever needed to report a detention delay or request a lumper payment and weren’t sure about the process or procedures to follow? Carriers can be reimbursed for detention when delays are encountered at a shipper or receiver facility beyond the scheduled appointment time. Most companies have specific procedures for reporting detention times and getting paid for Read More