OKLAHOMA CITY, June 6, 2014 – Love’s Travel Stops (Love’s) opens its third location in Dodge City, Kansas, 2505 E. Trail Street, at the intersection of U.S. Highways 400, 56 and 283, on Thursday, June 5.
With more than 6,000 sq. ft., the new travel stop is the largest Love’s in Dodge City. It features a Chester’s International restaurant, gourmet coffee, an expanded fountain drink selection, fresh fruit, travel items and gift merchandise. The new 24/7 location also offers an expanded selection of products and services for professional drivers, including 31 truck parking spaces and three showers.
“Expanding our presence in Dodge City allows us to serve the area better,” said Tom Love, founder and executive chairman of Love’s Travel Stops. “With it being located so close to three major thoroughfares, we can offer the ‘Clean Places, Friendly Faces’ Love’s is known for to more people in Dodge City, including professional drivers.”
Members of the community are invited to celebrate the opening of the new travel stop at a ribbon cutting ceremony to be held at the location on Thursday, June 12, at 11:00 a.m. Love’ will present $1,000 donations to Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ford County as part of the festivities.
About Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores
Founded in 1964 by Tom Love, Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores is headquartered in Oklahoma City, Okla., and remains entirely family-owned and operated. With more than 320 locations and 190 Love’s Truck Tire Care centers in 39 states, Love’s approximate growth rate is 20 stores per year. Love’s is currently ranked No. 9 on Forbes Magazine’s annual listing of America’s Largest Private Companies. To learn more, go to www.loves.com, Facebook, or follow @LovesTravelStop on Twitter.