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J.B. Hunt Transport Services company is a transportation and logistics company located in North America, founded in 1961 by Johnnie Bryan Hunt. With headquarters located in Arkansas City, Kansas, J.B. Hunt Transport has been recognized for its excellence as an employer and progressive approach to business by being named one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For® in America by FORTUNE magazine for 17 consecutive years (as of 2016). The firm ranks 1st among truckload carriers and 18th overall for FORTUNE Magazine's list of 'The World's Most Admired Companies.'
In addition to the awards received from FORTUNE, J.B. Hunt was also ranked #1 in Total Transportation Business Economic Outlook by the Austin Company in 2010, and also ranked as one of the best companies to work for in all of America by Business Insurance magazine.
In terms of operating revenue, J.B. Hunt is the largest publicly-held truckload carrier in North America and engages over 30,000 employees and independent contractors. Their network consists of more than 5,000 company-operated trucks and more than 9,700 refrigerated trailers for transporting temperature-sensitive products such as frozen food, produce, and pharmaceutical drugs.