Founder Johnny Bryant Hunt incorporated JB. Hunt Transport Services, Inc.in Arkansas on August 10, 1961. They have been a publicly held company since their initial public offering in 1983. As a component of the Dow Jones Transportation Average, their stock is traded on NASDAQ under the ticker symbol JBHT.
Their entire business culture is developed around safety. And they see to it that every effort is made to guarantee that every shipment will arrive on time without issue, every time. JB Hunt set out to meet this challenge by making sure that their drivers would go through extensive training on both simulators and real-world SMITH driver training systems.
JB. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. Has an array of engineered transportation solutions for its customers. These are: Intermodal Solutions, Dedicated Contract Services, Truckload Solutions, Less than Truckload (LTL), Final Miles Services, Refrigerated Solutions, Flatbed Solutions, Expedite Solutions, Professional Solutions, and others.
JB Hunt partnered with the former Santa Fe Railway (now BNSF), and it was a milestone event in the Intermodal industry and the first that linked major rail and truckload carriers in a joint marketing environment.
J.B. Hunt Dedicated Contract Services (DCS) specializes in the design, development, and execution of supply chain solutions. Capitalizing on advanced systems and technologies, DCS offers engineered transportation solutions that support virtually any transportation network.
JB Hunt Transport offers state of the art tractors and trailers and infinite options for all the client's transport needs. It's superior less-than-truckload (LTL) program brought together the best LTL providers with JB Hunt's proven consolidation and distribution expertise. Its refrigerated specialists will work with the client to understand customer's chain from beginning to end and help with solutions that meet the clients specific needs. JB Hunt also offers comprehensive flatbed services utilizing thousands of carriers and over 1,000 company-owned flatbed and curtain side trailers.
J.B. Hunt Transport Service, Inc. has annual revenues of more than $2 billion, thus, making them the largest publicly held truckload transportation company in North America. It employs over 16,000 employees and runs almost 11,000 trucks and approximately 47,000 containers and trailers.