Topic Tags truck stops

Whiskey Pete’s travel center opens

| April 24, 2013

Whiskey Pete’s Stateline Stop travel center recently opened at Primm Valley Casino Resorts in Primm, Nev. The 13,000-square-foot facility features several quick service restaurants, 40 slot machines, and free Wi-Fi inside the center. Located on ...

Love’s installs remote diesel payment system

| April 08, 2013

Love’s Travel Stops is completing the addition of a radio frequency ID (RFID) payment system at its travel stop locations. The RFID system operates through a low-cost tag placed on a truck’s windshield that is ...

IdleAir expands, adds options

| April 03, 2013

IdleAir announced its expansion to a customer terminal in Mesquite, Texas, and the success of dedicated IdleAir facilities at customer terminals has led the company to expand its offerings, it announced this week. IdleAir now ...

Pilot Flying J opens casual dining area

| March 28, 2013

Pilot Flying J announced its launch of a new fast and casual dining concept at select travel centers and plazas nationwide. The first opened this month in St. Marys, Ga. In addition to the travel ...

Love’s purchases 50 new CNG trucks

| March 16, 2013

Love’s Travel Stops has agreed to purchase 50 new Freightliner Cascadia trucks with Cummins-Westport 12-liter CNG engines for its fleet of fuel haulers, operating under the Gemini Transport brand. Gemini will purchase and take delivery ...

Love’s expands CNG offerings

| March 15, 2013

Love’s Travel Stops recently announced the addition of fast-fill compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling capability to service Class 8 trucks is underway at eight of its travel stops in the Dallas, Houston and San Antonio ...

Love’s to buy 50 CNG trucks

| March 07, 2013

Gemini Transport, a Love's sister company hauling fuel for the truck stop chain, will put the Freightliners in service in the Texas Triangle and Oklahoma City areas.

Appeal heard to keep Tony the Tiger at truck stop

| March 04, 2013

The battle over Tony the Tiger — the tiger at the Gross Tete, La., Tiger Truck Stop — is still raging, as a court case dealing with custody continued February.

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