Love’s Travel Stops Brings 60 New Jobs, 71 Truck Parking Spaces to Refreshed Mississippi Location
OKLAHOMA CITY, March 28, 2019 - Love's Travel Stops (Love's), the nation's industry-leading travel stop network, today announces it is now serving Customers again in Toomsuba, Mississippi, thanks to the reopening of a travel stop this morning. The travel stop, located at 113 Will Garrett Road (off I-20, Exit 165), closed for major renovations in December to better serve Customers. The refreshed location brings 60 jobs to Lauderdale County and 71 truck parking spaces.
"The Toomsuba travel stop is an ideal location along heavily traveled I-20 and connects professional drivers and motorists in Mississippi to popular destinations such as Tuscaloosa, Alabama," said Tom Love, founder and executive chairman of Love's. "We look forward to serving even more Customers in this upgraded location with convenient amenities catering to those traveling through The Magnolia State."
The more than 10,000-square-foot facility is open 24/7 and offers many amenities, including:
- Love's Truck Tire Care center.
- Arby's restaurant.
- 71 truck parking spaces.
- Eight diesel bays.
- Seven showers.
- Four RV parking spaces.
- Laundry facilities.
- Fresh Kitchen Concept featuring salads, parfaits and Hot to Go tacos and sandwiches.
- Bean to Cup Gourmet Coffee.
- Brand-name snacks.
- Mobile to Go Zone.
- CAT scale.
In honor of the grand opening, Love's will host a ribbon cutting ceremony 10:30 a.m. CST April 11. During the ceremony, Love's will make a $1,000 donation to Southeast Elementary School and a $1,000 donation to Northeast Elementary 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 480 locations in 41 states. Founded in 1964 and headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, the company remains family-owned and operated and employs more than 23,000 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 350 truck service centers, which include Speedco and on-site Love's Truck Tire Care locations. Love's and Speedco combined is the largest oil change, preventative maintenance and total truck care 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.