J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc., one of the largest supply chain solutions providers in North America, was recently named 2020 Intermodal Carrier of the Year by Walmart, marking the second consecutive year J.B. Hunt has received the intermodal distinction.

“The working relationship we have with Walmart is a great example of our commitment to help customers develop and execute the best solutions for their supply chain needs,” said John Roberts, president and CEO of J.B. Hunt. “This recognition reflects the hard work and dedication of our people and their willingness to go above and beyond for customers.”

J.B. Hunt achieved a sustainability milestone in 2020 by completing its first delivery using an all-electric Class 8 truck, a 120-mile intermodal haul for Walmart. Throughout their 30-plus year relationship, J.B. Hunt has received multiple recognitions from Walmart for service excellence. This year’s award was based on a demonstrated commitment to customer service, effective communication, and improvements in service.

“The transportation industry was faced with many challenges last year. We appreciate J.B. Hunt for providing critical services and creative solutions when it was needed most.” said Ken Braunbach, Vice President of Walmart Inbound Transportation. “We are proud to recognize J.B. Hunt as Walmart Intermodal Carrier of the Year.”