Press Release

Love’s Travel Stops opens location in New Baden, Illinois

OKLAHOMA CITY, June 4, 2015 – Love’s Travel Stops (Love's) opened its doors for business today in New Baden, Illinois. The new travel stop provides drivers with a place to rest as well as the access to driver services along Interstate 64 at Exit 27.

The new store offers gourmet coffee, fresh fruit, gift items, name-brand electronics, a Hardee’s restaurant and a game room. The 24/7 travel stop also features seven showers, 97 truck parking spaces, a Love’s Truck Tire Care center, RFID cardless fueling, CAT scales and other driver services.

"The new location provides a safe and clean option to drivers needing fuel, food, drinks and more," said Greg Love, co-CEO of Love’s. "We’re glad that customers can now take advantage of the 'Clean Places, Friendly Faces' Love’s has to offer in New Baden."

For a limited time, professional drivers can earn up to five points with their "My Love Rewards" loyalty cards at all Love’s locations.

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 340 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 12,000 people and is currently ranked No. 13 on Forbes Magazine’s annual listing of America’s Largest Private Companies. To learn more, visit www.loves.com.