Love's Travel Stops opens in Tolleson, Arizona
(OKLAHOMA CITY, June 16, 2016) – The Phoenix metro-area welcomed a new resident today as Love’s opened its doors for business along Interstate 10, adding approximately 40 jobs to Maricopa County.
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“With its strong tourism industry and several major thoroughfares, the greater Phoenix area is an ideal location, and it gives us the opportunity to reach new Customers,” said Tom Love, founder and executive chairman of Love’s Travel Stops. “We can’t wait for Customers to enjoy all of our wonderful amenities and to serve them with the ‘Clean Places, Friendly Faces’ Love’s is known for.”
Between the current Love’s Travel Stops in Buckeye and Chandler, and the new location in Tolleson, Love’s employs more than 120 people in the greater Phoenix area. An 87-room Best Western Plus, operated by Love’s Travel Stops, is scheduled to open this fall adjacent to the Love’s in Chandler, which will add 15 more jobs.
The 24-hour, 12,000 square-foot facility in Tolleson features Subway and Carl’s Jr. restaurants, gourmet coffee, fresh fruit, gift merchandise, name-brand electronics and more. Professional drivers can take advantage of seven showers and 89 truck-parking spaces.
Love’s will donate $2,000 to Boys & Girls Club of Metropolitan Phoenix as a part of a ribbon cutting at the new Love’s at 10 a.m. on Friday, June 24. Members of the community are invited and encouraged to attend the ribbon cutting.
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.