Press Release

Love’s Travel Stops Opens in South Hutchinson, Kansas

(OKLAHOMA CITY, May 18, 2016) – Love’s Travel Stop in South Hutchinson, Kansas, opened for business this morning. Love’s 24th location in Kansas gives professional drivers another place to rest and access to driver services along a busy U.S. Highway. The new Love’s is located at U.S. Highway 50 and South Main Street.

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“The South Hutchinson store is Love’s second travel stop along U.S. Highway 50 in Kansas,” said Greg Love, co-CEO of Love’s. “U.S. Highway 50 is a popular freight corridor for professional drivers going to and from Wichita to other areas of Kansas, and we’re happy to provide them services in two parts of Kansas along the busy highway.”

The South Hutchinson location includes a SONIC Drive-In, complete with indoor seating, a drive-thru and drive-in stalls, as well as truck-parking spaces, showers and other services and amenities for professional drivers. Customers will also find gourmet coffee, fountain drinks, fresh-cut fruits and vegetables, small electronics, mobile accessories, name-brand snacks and more. Love’s second travel stop along U.S. Highway 50 in Kansas opened last year in Holcomb.

Love’s celebrates the opening by donating $1,000 to the Reno County Veterans’ Memorial. Love’s also gives $1,000 to the City of South Hutchinson’s Concert in the Park to celebrate Independence Day. The free family friendly concert and fireworks display takes place at Lionette Ball Field 6 p.m. Saturday, July 1. The donations will be presented at a ribbon cutting held in conjunction with the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 31.

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 420 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 17,000 people. To learn more, visit www.loves.com.