J.B. Hunt Transport Providers Inc introduced the launch of a brand new transload service to help shippers within the New York metro space experiencing nationwide congestion.
The brand new service can be managed by means of a lately expanded facility in Jersey Metropolis, New Jersey, that can present port drayage, transloading and inland linehaul options. The ability is the primary of its form for the corporate and opens at a key time with the vacation season quick approaching.
“Our new transloading service will assist prospects speed up freight motion and enhance container fluidity,” stated Shelley Simpson, chief business officer and govt vp of individuals and human assets at J.B. Hunt. “It’s the newest instance of how J.B. Hunt is creating options for purchasers to enhance the agility of their provide chain.”
The brand new transloading service supplies a one-stop supply for rapidly transferring ocean freight into tools for home transport. Shippers can leverage J.B. Hunt Intermodal and J.B. Hunt Freeway Providers to maneuver freight outbound from the ability, offering line haul capability to wherever in the US. J.B. Hunt operates one of many largest company-owned fleets in North America, with greater than 100,000 intermodal containers, 18,500 tractors and 36,000 trailers. The corporate’s expertise platform J.B. Hunt 360°® is an trade chief in digital freight matching and supplies shippers with entry to almost a million vans by means of certified third-party carriers throughout the nation.
J.B. Hunt expanded its use of the ability in October to make the most of a 25,000 square-foot space to determine the brand new service providing. The ability consists of ample on-site parking, provides 24/7 service and is positioned close to all main railroads and port terminals within the New York space.
About J.B. Hunt
J.B. Hunt Transport Providers, Inc., an S&P 500 firm, supplies revolutionary provide chain options for a wide range of prospects all through North America. Using an built-in, multimodal strategy, the corporate applies technology-driven strategies to create the perfect resolution for every buyer, including effectivity, flexibility, and worth to their operations. J.B. Hunt providers embrace intermodal, devoted, refrigerated, truckload, less-than-truckload, flatbed, single supply, last mile, and extra. J.B. Hunt Transport Providers, Inc. inventory trades on NASDAQ underneath the ticker image JBHT and is a part of the Dow Jones Transportation Common. J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is an entirely owned subsidiary of JBHT. For extra data, go to www.jbhunt.com.
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