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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

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

J.B. Hunt Introduces Cash for Capacity Bonus Program for Power-Only Carriers

August 5, 2017 Comments Off on J.B. Hunt Introduces Cash for Capacity Bonus Program for Power-Only Carriers
The busiest season of the trucking industry has typically been the last quarter of the year. However, an increase in shipment volume due to e-commerce sales, shopping events, and other factors is expanding that season for carriers. To meet the growing demand, J.B. Hunt’s Power Capacity Solutions (PCS) division is launching Cash for Capacity, a Read More