Tagged: Shelley Simpson

After Disrupting Itself, J.B. Hunt Gets Efficient

After Disrupting Itself, J.B. Hunt Gets Efficient

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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 >

Technology Helps Companies Keep Trucking

Technology Helps Companies Keep Trucking

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Adjusting to the business impacts of COVID-19 has required technology and innovation, and for many companies the seeds for those were planted long before the world heard of a coronavirus. read more >

Innovation Center Puts UA And J.B. Hunt on Same Road

Innovation Center Puts UA And J.B. Hunt on Same Road

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The chance to work for J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell is nothing new for a lot of graduates of the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville. Now, UA students will have the chance to work with J.B. Hunt. read more >

UA Business Forecast Lunch Set for Jan. 27

UA Business Forecast Lunch Set for Jan. 27

The University of Arkansas' Center for Business & Economic Research will host its 2017 Business Forecast Luncheon from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Jan. 27 at the John Q. Hammons Convention Center in Rogers. read more >

Arkansas Trucking Firms Work To Diversify Industry

Arkansas Trucking Firms Work To Diversify Industry

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A quick scan of boards for trucking companies based in Arkansas reveals, as one might expect, a heavy dose of white males. Changing that, executives said, is not just a matter of political correctness but also sound business. read more >