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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

Want to become a carrier for J.B. Hunt? Explore your options.

April 26, 2017 1
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

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

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

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

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

Top 5 Reasons to Become a Power-Only Carrier for J.B. Hunt

January 25, 2017 10
If you work with a power-only trucking company, keeping your fleet moving is probably the biggest concern you have for your business. One week you may be turning away loads, and watching as trucks sit idle the next. If your goal is to develop long-term business relationships that generate revenue for your company, take a look at the Read More

Speak Up! Take the 2017 J.B. Hunt Carrier Technology Survey

December 30, 2016 Comments Off on Speak Up! Take the 2017 J.B. Hunt Carrier Technology Survey
Think back 10 years ago to 2007. Most of us had cell phones – and we used them to make phone calls. If we texted, we used an alphanumeric keypad (think 1=A). Mobile apps were just becoming a “thing.” Fast forward to 2017. If our phone rings, we probably won’t answer it unless we know who is Read More