Love’s Brings 75 Jobs, 92 Truck Parking Spots to Texas
OKLAHOMA CITY, November 15, 2018 - Love's Travel Stops (Love's) the nation's industry-leading travel stop network, is now serving even more Customers in Texas, thanks to the opening of a new travel stop in Sulphur Springs this morning. The store, located at 1201 S. Hillcrest off I-30 and Texas Highway 19 on Exit 122, adds 75 new jobs to Hopkins County and 92 truck parking spaces.
"As Love's expands, the state of Texas is of continued importance for us," said Tom Love, founder and executive chairman of Love's. "Its many interstates and highways provide plenty of convenient locations for us to serve members of the community, travelers and professional drivers. Sulphur Springs is a great location to serve Customers traveling through northeastern Texas along Interstate 30. We look forward to contributing to the Sulphur Springs community and serving Customers with the 'Clean Places, Friendly Faces' Love's is known for."
The more than 11,000-square-foot facility is open 24/7 and offers many amenities, including:
- Speedco location on-site.
- Carl's Jr. restaurant.
- 92 truck parking spaces.
- Eight diesel bays.
- Five RV parking spaces.
- Seven showers.
- Laundry facilities.
- Fresh to Go options.
- Gourmet coffee.
- Brand-name snacks.
- Mobile to Go Zone.
- CAT scale.
"The City of Sulphur Springs is excited to welcome Love's Travel Stops to our community," said John A. Sellers, mayor of Sulphur Springs. "We understand the importance of the transportation industry and we welcome Love's as an outstanding organization which will be a wonderful addition to our community."
In honor of the grand opening, Love's will host a ribbon cutting ceremony at noon on Nov. 27. During the ceremony, Love's will make a $2,000 donation to Barbara Bush Primary School.
About Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores
Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores (Love's) is the nation's industry-leading travel stop network with more than 470 locations in 41 states. Founded in 1964 and headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, the company remains family-owned and operated and employs more than 22,000 people. Love's provides professional truck drivers and motorists with 24-hour access to clean and safe places to purchase gasoline, diesel fuel, fresh coffee, restaurant offerings, and more. Love's has more than 250 on-site Truck Tire Care centers and 53 Speedco locations, which is the largest oil change and preventative maintenance nationwide network on the road today. Love's is committed to providing customers with "Clean Places, Friendly Faces" at every stop. To learn more, visit loves.com.