J.B. Hunt

Business, Top 100

J.B. Hunt Reports Net Income Growth of 5.4% for 2019

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J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. on Jan. 17 reported gains in net income and operating revenue for the fourth quarter of 2019 and for the full year.

Connor D. Wolf | Transport Topics
January 18, 2020
Business, Top 100, TCA

J.B. Hunt Driver Wins School Supplies for Daughter’s Class

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

NEWARK, N.J. — Jihad Simmons, a driver for J.B. Hunt Transport, won $1,000 worth of school supplies for his daughter’s first-grade class through the company’s annual Adopt-a-Class contest.

Brianna Kudisch | NJ.com
January 15, 2020
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

J.B. Hunt Acquires RDI Last Mile

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

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. acquired the assets of RDI Last Mile Co. on Dec. 31, marking the company’s latest purchase of a final-mile service.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
January 2, 2020
Business, Top 50, Top 100

J.B. Hunt’s Net Income Rises but Misses Earnings Expectations

J.B. Hunt earnings A J.B. Hunt truck on Interstate 65 in Shepherdsville, Ky. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. saw net income rise for the period ended Sept. 30, but the Lowell, Ark.-based carrier missed Wall Street earnings expectations.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
October 17, 2019
Business, Top 50, Top 100

J.B. Hunt Reports Mixed 2Q Results

J.B. Hunt A J.B. Hunt truck. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. reported net income fell and revenue increased in the second quarter amid mixed results in its business units.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
July 16, 2019
Business

J.B. Hunt Adds First Enterprise Sales Office in Mexico

J.B. Hunt headquarters The new J.B. Hunt Mexico office will consolidate sales, operations and customer support for intermodal and highway services into one centralized location in the country. (TruckPR/Flickr)

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. announced subsidiary J.B. Hunt Mexico opened an “enterprise sales branch” in Santiago de Querétaro, Querétaro, Mexico, the first such office in the country for the company.

May 3, 2019
Business, Top 100

J.B. Hunt Earnings, Revenue Higher in 1Q, but Miss Wall Street Projections

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J.B. Hunt Transport Services reported on April 15 a year-over-year bump of 7% in first-quarter revenue to $2.09 billion compared with $1.95 billion for the same period in 2018.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
April 15, 2019
Business, Top 50

J.B. Hunt Finalizes Acquisition of Cory 1st Choice Home Delivery

Workers for Cory 1st Choice Home Delivery unload furniture. Workers for Cory 1st Choice Home Delivery unload a tractor-trailer of furniture. (Bill Green)

J.B. Hunt Transport Services completed the purchase of Cory 1st Choice Home Delivery on Feb. 15, the Lowell, Ark.-based transportation company and logistics firm announced.

February 19, 2019
Business, Logistics

J.B. Hunt Reports Mixed Fourth-Quarter Results

A J.B. Hunt truck on Interstate 65 in Shepherdsville, Ky. John Sommers II for Transport Topics

J.B. Hunt Transport Services reported mixed results in the fourth quarter of 2018, with a slump in intermodal shipments and charges related to an ongoing arbitration dispute with BNSF Railway overshadowing strong gains in its dedicated contract carriage, freight brokerage and over-the-road trucking businesses.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
January 17, 2019
Business, Logistics, Top 50, Top 100

J.B. Hunt Moves Aggressively Into Final-Mile Sector With Purchase

J.B. Hunt Workers for Cory 1st Choice Home Delivery unload a tractor-trailer of furniture. (Bill Green)

In an effort to strengthen its position in the growing final-mile trucking sector, J.B. Hunt on Jan. 8 announced it is purchasing Cory 1st Choice Home Delivery for $100 million.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
January 9, 2019

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