Reducing Maintenance Costs with Power Only Freight

March 26, 2018 Comments Off on Reducing Maintenance Costs with Power Only Freight
How can trucking companies save money on expenses? If you’re the owner of a small carrier business, you’ve likely asked yourself that question more than once. According to the American Transportation Research Institute, average truck/trailer repair and maintenance costs totaled 16.6 cents per mile in 2016. While tactics such as regular inspections, teaching efficient driving Read More

Clock is Ticking on ELD Enforcement

March 23, 2018 Comments Off on Clock is Ticking on ELD Enforcement
Within the last couple of years, the transportation industry has adapted to changes like the Food Safety Modernization Act, hours of service regulations, and more recently, the Electronic Logging Device (ELD) mandate. Since the ELD Mandate went into effect on December 18, 2017, there has been a lot of stress in the shipping community adapting Read More

Fleet Trends that Will Shape 2018

March 16, 2018 Comments Off on Fleet Trends that Will Shape 2018
The year 2017 brought a lot of changes and challenges to the transportation industry and others that relied on distribution. Overall, the electronic logging device (ELD) implementation, driver shortage, and weather events affected multiple facets of transportation. Rates rose significantly and companies struggled to obtain the necessary capacity. Those challenges are still big players in Read More

Carrier 360 Tutorial: Load Board Features [Video]

March 1, 2018 Comments Off on Carrier 360 Tutorial: Load Board Features [Video]
Today’s technology makes it easier than ever for carriers to reduce the time spent searching multiple load boards for available freight along preferred routes. At J.B. Hunt, carriers find more time to focus on driving and save money in the process with Carrier 360 by J.B. Hunt.  Connect with us! Read More