J.B. Hunt Kicks Off 2016 Wreaths Across America Journey

Dec 08 2016

J.B. Hunt Kicks Off 2016 Wreaths Across America Journey
J.B. Hunt is proud to participate in the Wreaths Across America event for a third year. Each December, the Wreaths Across America organization carries out its mission to Remember, Honor and Teach by placing wreaths on the graves of fallen soldiers at over 1,000 locations in all 50 states, at sea and locations abroad. Beginning Sunday, December 11, […] Read more

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J.B. Hunt Plans to Add More Trucks to Fleet in 2017

Nov 29 2016

J.B. Hunt Plans to Add More Trucks to Fleet in 2017
J.B. Hunt is growing at a time when competitors are scaling back and pulling hundreds of trucks off the road. In fact, we have plans to add 500 to 700 trucks to our Dedicated Contract Services (DCS) division. DCS manages fleets for a variety of retailers and manufactures and provides the equipment, expertise and a coast-to-coast network of […] Read more

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Thank You Drivers for Making Our Holidays Possible

Nov 22 2016

Thank You Drivers for Making Our Holidays Possible
This Thanksgiving, many family and friends will gather around together to feast on turkey, mashed potatoes and pumpkin pie and we thank you, truck drivers. Without you, we wouldn’t have the delicious food to share, the table to gather around or the vehicles to travel and visit our loved ones. We thank you for your dedication to drive […] Read more

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New Record: Military Recruiter Hires 7 Veterans in Same Week

Nov 16 2016

New Record: Military Recruiter Hires 7 Veterans in Same Week
This past Veterans Day, J.B. Hunt honored our service men and women with a Veterans Day Celebration that included inspiring speeches, a placement of flags and a flag raising by our Honor Guard. We were also thrilled to celebrate a new Veteran hiring record set by our Hunt’s Heroes Military Recruiter Jeff! He offered seven Veterans rewarding professional driving careers in […] Read more

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Veterans Day Celebration – Thank You For Your Service

Nov 14 2016

Veterans Day Celebration – Thank You For Your Service
This Veterans Day, we proudly gathered at the corporate office for a powerful ceremony to honor and thank our Veterans. It was coordinated by the Veterans Employee Resource Group (VERG), and included speeches by J.B. Hunt Veterans and guest Marine Sergeant Marshall Kennedy, a flag raising ceremony by the J.B. Hunt Honor Guard, and placement of flags by employees on […] Read more

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J.B. Hunt Hiring Military Veterans and Spouses

Nov 07 2016

J.B. Hunt Hiring Military Veterans and Spouses
J.B. Hunt’s Mission: Employ 10,000 Veterans by 2020 Hiring military Veterans is a company-wide effort at J.B. Hunt, and we are dedicated to employing 10,000 Veterans by 2020. We value your character and what you bring to the transportation industry – hard work, devotion, intelligence, leadership and aptitude. Under our Hunt’s Heroes division and as […] Read more

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J.B. Hunt Nominated for Military Hiring Award for Second Year

Nov 07 2016

J.B. Hunt Nominated for Military Hiring Award for Second Year
J.B. Hunt’s military hiring program, Hunt’s Heroes, was nominated for the Military Spouse Employment Award at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes sixth annual Lee Anderson Awards Dinner on November 2nd. This prestigious award is given to those who have demonstrated hiring and support of military spouses in their search for meaningful employment. […] Read more

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Delivering to Schools From New Hampshire to California: Adopt-a-Class 2016

Nov 03 2016

Delivering to Schools From New Hampshire to California: Adopt-a-Class 2016
We recently held our tenth and final Adopt-a-Class event of 2016 at the Western Yell County Elementary in Belleville, AR. Thanks to a nomination submitted by DCS driver, Ms. York’s fourth grade classroom was chosen to be the recipient of a $1,000 donation in school supplies. At the request of Ms. York, the donation was […] Read more

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2016 Million Mile Celebration

Nov 02 2016

2016 Million Mile Celebration
This week, we welcomed 45 J.B. Hunt drivers to corporate to celebrate their safe driving! In 2016, 71 drivers achieved 2, 3 and 4 million safe miles and 45 joined us in Lowell to be honored during two days of events – kicking off with a BBQ dinner Monday night. At the dinner, drivers and their families […] Read more

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Woman Driver Gets $10,000 Bonus for 2 Million Safe Miles

Nov 01 2016

Woman Driver Gets $10,000 Bonus for 2 Million Safe Miles
“I’ve been doing this job for over 20 years. This is what I do,” said two million mile safe driver Norma. Twenty years ago, Norma’s husband, an over-the-road truck driver, introduced her to life behind the wheel. “We were a team for a few months and then I went off on my own. It was a […] Read more

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