Tagged: John Roberts

Arkansas Transport Companies Hauling In Revenue

Arkansas Transport Companies Hauling In Revenue

Technology & TelecomTransportation

Things are going well for the state’s publicly traded transportation companies, and not just because the Interstate 40 bridge spanning the Mississippi River between Memphis and West Memphis finally reopened. read more >

J.B. Hunt Donates $5M to Arkansas Children’s

J.B. Hunt Donates $5M to Arkansas Children’s

Health Care

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell said Thursday that it would donate $5 million over the next five years to Arkansas Children’s Northwest in Springdale to support the hospital’s expansion plans. read more >

JBHT Gives UA $2.25M For Diversity, Sustainability

JBHT Gives UA $2.25M For Diversity, Sustainability

Transportation

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell says it will give $2.25 million in grants to the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville for programs to increase diversity, inclusion and sustainability in the supply chain. read more >

After Disrupting Itself, J.B. Hunt Gets Efficient

After Disrupting Itself, J.B. Hunt Gets Efficient

Technology & TelecomTransportation

J.B. Hunt CEO John Roberts and Shelley Simpson, chief commercial officer, participated in FreightWaves’ virtual fall conference earlier this month and gave some color to how the company’s technological pursuit led to its newfound success. read more >

Walmart Still No. 1 on Fortune 500 List

Walmart Still No. 1 on Fortune 500 List

Transportation

Arkansas companies Walmart Inc. of Bentonville, Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale, Murphy USA Inc. of El Dorado, J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell and Dillard's Inc. of Little Rock made this year's Fortune 500 list. read more >