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Bodyweight Exercises for the Road

Being on the road is tough on truckers. The long drives can make drivers lose sight of their health and wellness. But incorporating exercise into daily routines helps drivers keep thinking, learning, and judgment skills sharp. Regular exercise offers incredible benefits that improve every aspect of truckers’ health. Working out also increases the production of [...]

May 15th, 2020|Life on the Road|0 Comments

Try Before You Buy! JX Ottawa Yard Spotter Demo Program

JX Truck Center has proudly represented Kalmar Ottawa Terminal Tractors for over 30 years.  Benjamin Franklin said; “The bitterness of poor quality remains long after the sweetness of low price is forgotten”. What sets Ottawa apart?   There is a long list ranging from the most robust dealer network in the business to state-of-the-art parts distribution [...]

May 1st, 2020|Industry News|0 Comments

Hino: Here Through Hard Times!

The world is going through unprecedented times, to say the least. As we “Keep calm and carry on”, maintain our social distance, and continue through the essential business of delivery, one thing is certain: Hino is a great partner for those leary of uncertainty. Trucking, delivery, and distribution are among the most essential working forces [...]

April 24th, 2020|Industry News|0 Comments

Who’s Hiring Now and How Do I Land a Job?

It's no surprise that everyone's lives have drastically changed this year.  We're living in unprecedented times. Many companies are laying off employees, whether it's temporarily or permanently.  The last two weeks’ unemployment numbers were through the roof. Over 10 million people - about 6.4% of the country's workforce - filed for unemployment.  Maybe you're one [...]

April 10th, 2020|Your Career Starts Here|0 Comments

Curbside Parts Pick-up – Keeping America Moving Amongst Covid-19

With supply chains strained, and Americans buying-up on essential products, we know that the ability to keep America moving is vital to our country.  A key component to keeping freight moving is the dedication of the trucking industry and it’s workforce. Thank you for your commitment to keeping hospitals, pharmacies, grocery stores, and other essential [...]

April 3rd, 2020|Industry News|0 Comments

JX Gives Back Updates

2020 is starting off strong for our JX Gives Back program! Our corporate outreach manager, Rick Smith, shares the latest developments. JX’s number of associates signed up for the payroll deduction/contribution program continues to grow every month. We encourage associates to submit charitable organization considerations to their JX Gives Back Committee representatives. This growth parallels [...]

March 27th, 2020|JX Gives Back|0 Comments

JX’s Peterbilt Platinum Certified Service Centers

JX Truck Center’s very own Bloomington, Fort Wayne, Elmhurst, Wausau, Wadsworth, and Waukesha locations are now Peterbilt Platinum Service Center certified. The Platinum Service Center program is Peterbilt’s program to bring customer service to a higher level: a Platinum level. The program gives recognition to Peterbilt dealerships and service centers with top-notch performance. To be [...]

March 20th, 2020|Industry News|0 Comments

How Truckers Can Manage Financial Stress

The Financial Health Institute defines financial stress as a condition caused by financial events that create anxiety and worry, often coupled with physical responses. And chronic stress has long-term effects on health, making drivers more likely to suffer from heart disease, digestive issues, sleep issues, and a host of other problems. Between the low [...]

March 6th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

JX Rental Has the Vocational Truck for Your Needs!

2020 is an exciting year at JX Rental! For starters, we are celebrating JX Enterprises's 50 years of success, and looking forward to the next 50 years. We have also placed a large truck order to refresh units in our straight truck, day cab, sleeper, and Ottawa yard spotter rental fleets. But the most exciting [...]

February 21st, 2020|Lease & Rental|0 Comments

Yard Spotters – Own, Lease, or Rent?

JX has been an Ottawa dealer for 30 years and we are proud to represent the highest quality, longest lasting, terminal tractor available. We pride ourselves on top-notch service, parts, and applications. Ottawa’s are Made in America and readily available from our stock.   An enduring truth with any piece of equipment is that it will [...]

October 18th, 2019|Lease & Rental|0 Comments