Contact: Carrie Johnson
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
J.B. HUNT TRANSPORT SERVICES, INC. EXPANDS INTO CANADA
WITH NEW ENTERPRISE SALES BRANCH IN TORONTO
LOWELL, Ark., Mar. 30, 2017 – J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: JBHT), one of the largest transportation and logistics companies in North America, announced today it has opened a new enterprise sales branch in Toronto, the first such office in Canada for J.B. Hunt.
“Providing supply chain solutions for Canada is essential to many of our customers,” said Eric McGee, senior vice president of transportation at J.B. Hunt. “This new location will help us enhance our ability to support their international transportation needs and build new relationships.”
J.B. Hunt has provided transportation solutions in Canada for more than 25 years and currently offers intermodal, cross-border, and brokered truckload service to all provinces & territories. The Toronto enterprise sales branch is the 42nd such location for J.B. Hunt.
J.B. Hunt provides innovative supply chain solutions to a diverse group of customers throughout North America. Leveraging decades of industry experience, J.B. Hunt applies a technology-driven approach to create the best solution for each customer, adding efficiency and delivering value to their operations. Services include intermodal, dedicated, refrigerated, truckload, less-than-truckload, flatbed, single source, final mile, and more.
About J.B. Hunt
J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc., a Fortune 500, S&P 500, and NASDAQ-100 company, focuses on providing safe and reliable transportation services to a diverse group of customers throughout the contiguous United States, Canada, and Mexico. Utilizing an integrated, multimodal approach, the company provides capacity-oriented solutions centered on delivering customer value and industry-leading service. J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. stock trades on NASDAQ under the ticker symbol JBHT and is a component of the Dow Jones Transportation Average. J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of JBHT. For more information, visit www.jbhunt.com.