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Winter Weather Driving: Preparing for the Unexpected

October 19, 2017 Comments Off on Winter Weather Driving: Preparing for the Unexpected
Winter is coming.  It’s not a teaser for the next season of Game of Thrones – temperatures are dropping and, sooner or later, the unpredictability of winter weather will be felt across the U.S. While the severity of the seasonal weather may vary depending on your location, awareness of proper winter safety protocol may help prevent accidents Read More

Know Before You Go: Tips for Easier Lumper Payment Processing

October 12, 2017 Comments Off on Know Before You Go: Tips for Easier Lumper Payment Processing
Let’s face it – no one is a fan of additional fees. But sometimes they are unavoidable if you are carrying a load that requires lumper services. Coordinating payments for these services may be confusing and frustrating. If you are moving a load for J.B. Hunt and lumper services are required, here are some tips Read More

Fall Freight Preview: Where to Find Loads

October 5, 2017 Comments Off on Fall Freight Preview: Where to Find Loads
It’s hard to believe, but we’re entering the final quarter of 2017. And while the months may have flown by, there’s  still plenty of freight to be had – especially as we enter the busy holiday season. Here are the “Big 3” places worth checking out if you want to make the most of the season’s load Read More

Loads Delivered to You: Three Ways to Find Loads Using Carrier 360 by J.B. Hunt

September 28, 2017 Comments Off on Loads Delivered to You: Three Ways to Find Loads Using Carrier 360 by J.B. Hunt
If you like making multiple phone calls to brokers everyday to negotiate prices on the loads you want, don’t read the rest of this article. But, if you are one of the many carriers who would believe that a better use of your time is being on the road carrying loads, keep reading. Carriers of Read More

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

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

Need a Vacation? Enter J.B. Hunt’s GATS Getaway Drawing

August 17, 2017 Comments Off on Need a Vacation? Enter J.B. Hunt’s GATS Getaway Drawing
Ready to get away from the daily grind? Need a good, relaxing vacation? We think so, too! J.B. Hunt is sponsoring a GATS Getaway Drawing for one lucky winner and a guest with a Royal Caribbean cruise vacation. NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO WIN. What’s Included The winner will receive one (1) $3,000 Royal Caribbean Read More

2017 GATS Getaway Official Rules

August 16, 2017 Comments Off on 2017 GATS Getaway Official Rules
Official Rules/Terms of Use NO PURCHASE NECESSARY OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR TO WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. Description: J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc.’s GATS Getaway drawing (the “Drawing”) is designed to provide information to motor carriers who are not currently using and want to learn more about the J.B. Hunt 360 mobile Read More