Technology

Integrating Data Collection to Improve Your Supply Chain

April 12, 2017 Comments Off on Integrating Data Collection to Improve Your Supply Chain
Technology has been used to gain insight and increase efficiencies in the supply chain for years. While companies who have built technological improvements into their supply chain benefit from data driven decisions and more efficient operations, integrating new technology before the business is ready can cause problems. Consider the following questions as you make the Read More

Tracking Load Payments With The J.B. Hunt 360 Payment Dashboard

March 28, 2017 Comments Off on Tracking Load Payments With The J.B. Hunt 360 Payment Dashboard
For many carriers, one of the most time-consuming business activities is spending time tracking payments on multiple loads. Carriers can track the status of load payments directly within J.B. Hunt 360.  Read on for a basic explanation of each load payment status found in J.B. Hunt 360 below. If you are a J.B. Hunt contract Read More

Join J.B. Hunt at the 2017 Mid-America Trucking Show

March 23, 2017 2
The industry’s largest trucking event, the annual Mid-America Trucking Show, begins next week in Louisville. Each year, this event showcases all things related to trucking. The J.B. Hunt carrier relations team is proud to join the MATS event to showcase the latest improvements to the J.B. Hunt 360 load management platform. Visitors to booth #64220 can Read More

J.B. Hunt, University of Arkansas Create J.B. Hunt Innovation Center of Excellence To Advance Supply Chain Research

March 22, 2017 Comments Off on J.B. Hunt, University of Arkansas Create J.B. Hunt Innovation Center of Excellence To Advance Supply Chain Research
J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: JBHT) is making a $2.75 million investment in the University of Arkansas to create the J.B. Hunt Innovation Center of Excellence. The center will be a collaborative effort between the company, the College of Engineering and the Sam M. Walton College of Business to advance supply chain management efficiency Read More

J.B. Hunt Waives Quick Pay Fees for J.B. Hunt 360 Users

March 21, 2017 Comments Off on J.B. Hunt Waives Quick Pay Fees for J.B. Hunt 360 Users
Haven’t tried J.B. Hunt 360 yet? If searching for and booking loads directly online or performing check calls all in one place isn’t enough, here’s another reason: For a limited time, J.B. Hunt is waiving the processing fee for Quick Pay terms on qualified loads for J.B. Hunt 360 users. How to Qualify To qualify your load and Read More

The Five Things You’ll Learn at the 2017 Mid-America Trucking Show

March 14, 2017 Comments Off on The Five Things You’ll Learn at the 2017 Mid-America Trucking Show
The 2017 Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) is just a few 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 Louisville, here is a quick glimpse of the topics you can expect to hear more about Read More

How Shippers Could Help Offset the Impacts of the ELD Mandate

March 8, 2017 1
There’s been a lot of talk about how carrier companies and drivers must adjust their practices once the new electronic logging device (ELD) mandate goes into effect on December 18, 2017. Did you know shippers and receivers will be affected as well? As always, the trucking industry is a two-way street. As drivers adjust to Read More

Find Your Next Load With the Load Board or J.B. Hunt 360 Carrier

March 7, 2017 4
Recently, we announced that J.B. Hunt had added a once-popular feature back to its load board – the map. The response has been overwhelming. We’ve received dozens of blog comments, phone calls, emails, and social media comments asking how to get the best value from using the J.B. Hunt load board. So, here are some ways Read More

10 FAQs About the ELD Mandate Every Carrier and Shipper Should Know

March 1, 2017 Comments Off on 10 FAQs About the ELD Mandate Every Carrier and Shipper Should Know
The electronic logging device (ELD) mandate will go into effect beginning December 18, 2017. By that time, many large-scale trucking companies will have already implemented ELDs across their operation. However, many smaller trucking companies have yet to install such devices on their trucks. 1. What are some key components of the ELD mandate? Use of ELDs is Read More

J.B. Hunt Installs Tracking Solution on Intermodal and OTR Container Fleet

February 28, 2017 Comments Off on J.B. Hunt Installs Tracking Solution on Intermodal and OTR Container Fleet
J.B. Hunt has chosen ORBCOMM Inc., a leading global provider of Machine-to-Machine and Internet of Things communication solutions, to equip its 90,000-plus intermodal and over-the-road (OTR) trailing fleets with end-to-end tracking and monitoring. ORBCOMM will provide J.B. Hunt a comprehensive telematics solution that gives visibility to the location and status for multiple classes of trailing Read More