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Focus on Load Securement During International Roadcheck

May 25, 2017 Comments Off on Focus on Load Securement During International Roadcheck
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Administration (CVSA) will be conducting the 2017 International Roadcheck during  June 6-8, 2017. The CVSA has announced that the special focus of the 2017 International Roadcheck will be cargo securement. Inspectors will be taking extra care to make sure that all cargo and equipment are properly secured according to the Federal Read More

J.B. Hunt Extends Free Quick Pay Promotion

May 16, 2017 Comments Off on J.B. Hunt Extends Free Quick Pay Promotion
In case you haven’t tried J.B. Hunt 360 and gotten FREE Quick Pay terms – there’s still time. J.B. Hunt is extending its waiver for Quick Pay processing fees on qualified loads booked and managed using J.B. Hunt 360. How to Qualify To qualify your load and take advantage of limited time Quick Pay fee Read More

Top 5 Things to Consider When Booking a Load

May 11, 2017 Comments Off on Top 5 Things to Consider When Booking a Load
If you’re new to the trucking industry there are probably a few things that slip your mind as you’re searching for your next load. The task can be daunting at times, especially with the huge list of load boards available to carriers. Load boards simplify the process of finding available freight, but before you book Read More

May Top 10 States for Freight

May 4, 2017 Comments Off on May Top 10 States for Freight
Spring is here and freight volumes are increasing. If you are looking for your next J.B. Hunt brokered load, a good place to start is searching our load board for freight in the following states: Texas Illinois Pennsylvania Ohio Kentucky Arkansas Tennessee California Georgia Missouri These are the current top 10 states ranked by freight volume. However, Read More

Utilizing Cash Advances for Load Expenses

May 3, 2017 Comments Off on Utilizing Cash Advances for Load Expenses
Controlling expenses is a huge task for any size and type of business. For motor carriers, having cash available to cover load expenses is critical to maintaining the health of your business. With cash advances from J.B. Hunt, move the loads you’ve accepted with confidence that expenses are covered. Getting Started with Cash Advances Download Read More

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If you are an owner-operator, or the owner of a trucking company, you understand the huge responsibility of making sound decisions about the future of your business. If you have employees, the results of your business decisions can affect more lives than just your own. As a diversified transportation services company, J.B. Hunt offers motor Read More

J.B. Hunt Launches Marketplace for J.B. Hunt 360

April 20, 2017 Comments Off on J.B. Hunt Launches Marketplace for J.B. Hunt 360
J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: JBHT), one of the largest supply chain solutions providers in North America, announced at its annual shareholders meeting today the launch of Marketplace for J.B. Hunt 360™, the latest component of its next-generation supply chain solution that brings shippers and carriers together into a single e-commerce platform. Marketplace and Read More

Insider Tips for Submitting Load Documents to J.B. Hunt

April 19, 2017 Comments Off on Insider Tips for Submitting Load Documents to J.B. Hunt
Waiting for payment is stressful for any business owner – regardless of what business you are in. If you own a trucking company, you may experience added stress when you need the payment from your previous load to cover the expenses for your next load. Follow these tips for submitting your load paperwork to J.B. Hunt and streamline the Read More

15 Items That Could Require Hazmat Shipping

April 13, 2017 Comments Off on 15 Items That Could Require Hazmat Shipping
The U.S. Department of Transportation classifies hazardous materials (hazmat) by their ability to pose an unreasonable risk to health, safety, and property during transportation through the supply chain. At press time, the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHSMA) reported 2016 statistics with 5,578 in-transit hazmat incidents, causing $56,025,026 in damages. Each hazardous material belongs to one of the following classes: Class 1 Read More

Three Key Metrics to Track for Optimal Fleet Performance

April 4, 2017 Comments Off on Three Key Metrics to Track for Optimal Fleet Performance
Are you a fleet owner who struggles with getting the best performance from your trucks? If your answer is a resounding “yes,” then you know that tracking the performance of each vehicle and driver in your fleet is the key to improving your revenue and cash flow. As part of its power-only contract carrier program, Read More