J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. Named to Fortune 500 List for Seventh Consecutive Year
LOWELL, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 16, 2019--
J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: JBHT), one of the largest supply chain solutions providers in North America, announced today that it has been named to the Fortune 500 list for the seventh consecutive year, moving up 41 positions to 354 and making the top 400 for the second time in company history.
“J.B. Hunt is taking on some of the biggest challenges in the industry while maintaining a tradition of providing safe, reliable transportation and logistics services,” said John Roberts, president and CEO of J.B. Hunt. “Our inclusion in this year’s Fortune 500 list demonstrates our commitment to excellence and efficiency as we grow and expand to meet customer needs.”
Fortune has published the annual ranking of largest U.S. companies by revenue since 1955. According to the publication, companies on this year’s list represent two-thirds of the U.S. GDP with $13.7 trillion in revenues, $1.1 trillion in profits, $22.6 trillion in market value, and employ 28.7 million people worldwide. J.B. Hunt first appeared on the Fortune 500 in 2013 at #485. Earlier this year, the company was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies for 2019 by Fortune.
About J.B. Hunt
J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc., a Fortune 500, S&P 500, and NASDAQ-100 company, provides innovative supply chain solutions for a variety of customers throughout North America. Utilizing an integrated, multimodal approach, the company applies technology-driven methods to create the best solution for each customer, adding efficiency, flexibility, and value to their operations. J.B. Hunt services include intermodal, dedicated, refrigerated, truckload, less-than-truckload, flatbed, single source, final mile, and more. 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.
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Sr. Director Corporate Marketing
KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA ARKANSAS
INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TRANSPORT RAIL TRUCKING OTHER TRANSPORT LOGISTICS/SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT
SOURCE: J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc.
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