Press Release

Loves Travel Stops Opens in Sikeston, Missouri

Love's Opens Company's First Dunkin' Donuts

OKLAHOMA CITY, March 17, 2016 -- Sikeston residents and drivers traveling on U.S. Highway 60 at U.S. Highway 61/62 have a new place to purchase fuel, and fuel up on great coffee. The new Love’s Travel Stop opened alongside Dunkin’ Donuts today.

"Sikeston marks the first time Love’s and Dunkin’ Donuts have opened a location together," said Tom Love, founder and executive chairman of Love’s Travel Stops. "With our proximity to major highways, we can serve residents and professional drivers with the 'Clean Places, Friendly Faces' Love’s is known for and the signature items Dunkin' Donuts offers. We look forward to expanding our partnership with the nationally-recognized restaurant brand and being a part of the Sikeston community."

Guests at the new Dunkin' Donuts location will find high-quality, great-tasting Dunkin’ Donuts products that can be enjoyed all day, including freshly brewed hot and iced coffee, iced tea, lattes, macchiato, hot chocolate, Dunkaccino® and the brand’s signature donuts.

The 24-hour, 10,000-square-foot facility adds approximately 30 jobs to New Madrid County. In addition to Dunkin’ Donuts, Customers can also enjoy a Chester’s restaurant, gourmet coffee, fresh fruit, gift merchandise, name-brand electronics and more. Professional drivers can take advantage of five showers and 67 truck-parking spaces.

Love’s will donate $2,000 to the Sikeston Area Humane Society as a part of a ribbon cutting at the new Love’s at 10 a.m. on Friday, March 18. Members of the community are invited and encouraged to attend.


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 370 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 and is currently ranked No. 14 on Forbes Magazine's annual listing of America's Largest Private Companies. To learn more, visit www.loves.com.