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December 18, 2020 11:15 AM, EST

J.B. Hunt Adds Temperature-Controlled Services to Tech Platform

J.B. Hunt truckJohn Sommers II for Transport Topics

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J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. announced the availability of temperature-controlled transportation services within its Shipper 360 by J.B. Hunt technology platform.

More than 10,000 carriers using J.B. Hunt 360 will offer temperature-controlled delivery services. Shippers will be able to select from a variety of temperature ranges when using the technology platform to create a shipment, which can be booked on the platform in as little as three minutes, according to the Lowell, Ark.-based company.

J.B. Hunt Transport Services ranks No. 4 on the Transport Topics Top 50 list of the largest logistics companies in North America and No. 4 on the Transport Topics Top 100 list of the largest for-hire carriers.

The latest version of Shipper 360 provides customers of all sizes with flexible shipping windows, mode recommendations, real-time rates based on carrier demand and access to a pool of more than 777,000 trucks. Customers can use the Shipper 360 mobile app, now available through Google and Apple, to track and trace current freight.

J.B. Hunt 360 also helps shippers improve the efficiency of on-site facility management by frequently gathering feedback from carriers on facility convenience, timeliness and accommodations. Carriers have submitted more than 830,0000 reviews, and the information is shared directly with customers in Shipper 360 for transparency. — Transport Topics

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