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Love’s opens the first of an anticipated 30 new stores in 2014

The Moody Love’s features 85 truck parking spaces, Subway and McDonald’s restaurants, gourmet coffee, name-brand snacks, fresh fruit, gift merchandise and various other items and services for professional drivers. A Love’s Truck Tire Care center will open later this month.

The Trucker News Services

1/24/2014

OKLAHOMA CITY — Love’s Travel Stops (Love’s) opened a new travel stop in Moody, Ala., on I-20, Exit 147 on Thursday.

It’s the first of an anticipated 30 new store openings in 2014. Earlier this month, Love’s announced plans to undergo an unprecedented year of openings that coincides with the company’s 50th anniversary.

“As part of our promise to our customers, we will continue to examine needs in new parts of the country,” said Greg Love, co-CEO of Love’s. “The new location expands the company’s presence along I-20 in Alabama to include locations on either side of Birmingham and it allows us to offer the ‘Clean Places, Friendly Faces’ Love’s is known for to more drivers in Alabama.”

The new Love’s is conveniently located and is open 24 hours a day. It provides professional drivers with everything they need without having to make multiple stops, stated a Love’s news release about the new store.

The Moody Love’s features 85 truck parking spaces, Subway and McDonald’s restaurants, gourmet coffee, name-brand snacks, fresh fruit, gift merchandise and various other items and services for professional drivers. A Love’s Truck Tire Care center will open later this month.

Bulk DEF will be available at the pump at all diesel lanes, along with RFID cardless fueling technology, CAT scales, seven showers and other amenities to serve professional drivers.

For a limited time, professional truck drivers can earn up to five points with their “My Love Rewards” loyalty cards during the Level Up! promotion at all Love’s locations.

Founded in 1964 by Tom Love, Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores is headquartered in Oklahoma City and remains entirely family-owned and operated.

Love’s has more than 300 locations and 180 Love’s Truck Tire Care centers in 39 states, with an approximate growth rate of 20 stores per year.

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