Press Release

Love’s Travel Stops Opens in Port Barre, Louisiana

(OKLAHOMA CITY, October 6, 2016) – Drivers traveling in southern Louisiana have a new place to eat, rest and fuel up as the Love’s Travel Stop in Port Barre is now open at U.S. Highway 190 and Saizan Ave. This is Love’s eighth location in Louisiana.

View amenities in Port Barre.

“Port Barre marks our first travel stop on U.S. Highway 190 in Louisiana,” said Greg Love, co-CEO of Love’s. “With the opening of this store, we’re adding food options, parking, diesel fuel and other necessary driver services to a major U.S. highway. We look forward to providing the ‘Clean Places, Friendly Faces’ Love’s is known for to more drivers in Louisiana.”

The 5,000 square-foot facility is open 24/7 and features a Subway restaurant, gourmet coffee, fresh fruit, gift items and more. The location also has 16 truck-parking spaces, two showers, RFID cardless fueling, CAT scales and other driver services.

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 390 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. To learn more, visit www.loves.com.