LOWELL, Ark. — J.B. Hunt Transport Services, a leading supply chain solutions provider in North America, announced today that its subsidiary, J.B. Hunt Transport acquired the assets of Mass Movement on Nov. 30.
The acquisition is J.B. Hunt’s fourth since 2017 and will broaden the company’s industry-leading Final Mile Services. In 2019, J.B. Hunt acquired the assets of RDI Last Mile Co. and Cory 1st Choice Home Delivery. The company also purchased Special Logistics Dedicated in 2017.
“Mass Movement presents an opportunity to expand our expertise in the final mile delivery of big and bulky products,” said John Roberts, president and CEO of J.B. Hunt. “The acquisition complements our current service and will enhance our ability to meet the growing demand of customers in the commercial health and fitness industry.”
Mass Movement has more than 20 years of experience providing logistics, delivery, assembly and installation services for the commercial fitness industry and finished 2019 with $29 million of revenue. Founded by Dom Simonetti and Jim Sullivan in 1996, both founders will become employees of J.B. Hunt and will continue in leadership roles with the company.
J.B. Hunt’s Final Mile Services has 117 locations and more than 3.4 million square feet of warehouse and facilities space.
The transaction was funded using cash on hand. The Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard PLLC served as legal advisor to J.B. Hunt.