J.B. Hunt

Business, Technology, Fuel

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Takes Delivery of First All-Electric Trucks

J.B. Hunt's eCanter One of the eCanter electric trucks purchased by J.B. Hunt. (J.B. Hunt Transport Services)

J.B. Hunt Transport Services has made its first purchase of electric-powered trucks, acquiring five medium-duty eCanter box trucks from Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corp. for use in making deliveries in Santa Fe Springs, Calif., and in the greater Houston area in Texas.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
December 5, 2018
Business, Technology, Logistics

J.B. Hunt, Project44 Collaborate on J.B. Hunt 360

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J.B. Hunt Transport Services will enter a technology collaboration with project44, a visibility platform for shippers and 3PL firms.

Transport Topics
November 28, 2018
Business, Equipment, Fuel

J.B. Hunt 360 Perks Taps Pilot Flying J, Goodyear, SiriusXM

JB Hunt 360 Perks John Sommers II for Transport Topics

J.B. Hunt, SiriusXM, Pilot Flying J and Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. have announced a rewards program that they said will help carriers save money, spend more time driving and have an overall better experience.

Transport Topics
August 27, 2018
Business, Technology

J.B. Hunt Profits Power Up 55% in 2Q; Revenues Rise 24%

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J.B. Hunt Transport Services reported second-quarter net earnings of $151.7 million, or $1.37 a share, up 55% from $97.9 million and 88 cents per share in the second quarter of 2017.

Burney Simpson | Staff Reporter
July 16, 2018
Government, Business

J.B. Hunt Heads to High Court

J.B. Hunt driver TruckPR

J.B. Hunt Transport Inc. is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to exempt truckers from California’s law on meal and rest breaks and certain provisions of the state’s wage and labor law.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
February 8, 2018
Business

J.B. Hunt Profits Grow Significantly Due to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

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J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. announced that profits more than tripled in the fourth quarter, although, as will be the case across multiple industries, the results were bolstered by a significant tax credit related to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act signed last month.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
January 18, 2018
Logistics

J.B. Hunt Estimates 4Q Revenue Will Grow More Than 10%

J.B. Hunt truck Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News

J.B. Hunt predicted earnings between $85 million and $90 million for the fourth quarter, a decline of 20-30% versus the final three months of 2016. Financial statements will be formally released Jan. 18.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
December 28, 2017
Business, Logistics

J.B. Hunt Opens Logistics Sales Offices in Alabama, Texas

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J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. has opened sales offices in Mobile, Ala., and Texarkana, Texas, which will house staff working in the Integrated Capacity Solutions division.

Transport Topics
November 13, 2017
Business

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Becomes ATA Member

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, ATA's newest member J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc.

ORLANDO, Fla. — J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. has become American Trucking Associations’ newest member.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
October 24, 2017
Business

J.B. Hunt Revenues Rise on Higher Freight Volumes

J.B. Hunt truck John Sommers II for Transport Topics

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. profits fell 8.3% in the third quarter, the company announced Oct. 13, coming up short of the Bloomberg News consensus forecast of analysts.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
October 13, 2017

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