Press Release

Love's Travel Stops Opens in Liberal, Kansas

(OKLAHOMA CITY, June 30, 2016) – Love’s Travel Stops featuring the company’s first Taco John’s restaurant opened for business today. Customers at the new store along U.S. Highway 54 and U.S Highway 83 can enjoy Taco John’s®, one of the largest Mexican quick-service restaurant chains in America, as well as several other services and amenities Love’s is known for.

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“Opening a travel stop with our first Taco John’s is exciting for us as we continue to find new ways to serve our loyal Customers,” said Tom Love, founder and executive chairman of Love’s Travel Stops. “Providing a new dining option with other driver services along two well-traveled highways shows our commitment to our Customers.”

Taco John's prides itself on serving generous portions, menu items prepared fresh to your order, high quality ingredients and unapologetically original recipes, seasonings and sauces. It is famous for value deals like Taco Tuesday® and a widely popular side dish – Potato Olés® – that are only available at Taco John’s.

In addition to Taco John’s, the 24-hour, 5,000 square-foot travel stop features fresh fruit, gourmet coffee, gift merchandise, name-brand electronics and more. Professional drivers can take advantage of two showers and 36 truck-parking spaces. The new Love’s employs approximately 40 people.

Love’s will donate $2,000 to a local nonprofit as a part of a ribbon cutting to be held in the coming weeks.

About Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores

Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores is headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Founded in 1964, Love’s has more than 380 locations in 40 states. Love’s provides professional truck drivers and motorists with 24-hour access to clean and safe places to purchase gasoline, diesel fuel, travel items, electronics, snacks and more, as well as a selection of restaurant offerings. On-site Love’s Truck Tire Care centers offer roadside assistance, tire care and light mechanical services for professional truck drivers. Showers, CAT scales and other services for professional truck drivers are also available. Love’s, which remains family-owned and operated, employs more than 15,000 people and is currently ranked No. 14 on Forbes Magazine’s annual listing of America’s Largest Private Companies. To learn more, visit www.loves.com.

About Taco John's

Taco John's operates and franchises more than 380 quick-service restaurants in 24 states. Privately owned, the business opened its first restaurant in 1969 in Cheyenne, WY. Celebrating its 19th year of sales growth for the same stores, Taco John's prides itself on serving generous portions, menu items prepared fresh to your order, high quality ingredients and unapologetically original recipes, seasonings and sauces. For more information, visit www.tacojohns.com.