September 29, 2014 - Industry News
TravelCenters of America is buying the historic Johnson's Corner truckstop in Johnston, Colorado, and rebranding it as a Petro Stopping Centers.
Tags: Colorado, Truckstops, I-25
September 26, 2014 - Industry News
A one-time top lieutenant with truckstop chain Pilot Flying J has been named a target of an investigation that the company bilked trucking customers out of money from rebates in order to inflate company profits.
Tags: Crime & Fraud, Truckstops, Pilot Flying J
September 24, 2014 - Industry News
Truck Stop Health Care is planning to make DOT physicals for CDL drivers available at truckstops in all states across the U.S.
Tags: DOT, CDL, Driver Health, Truckstops
September 17, 2014 - Industry News
Pilot Flying J has opened a Pilot Travel Center location off of Interstate 80 in Morris, Illinois.
Tags: Pilot Flying J, Truckstops, Pilot Travel Centers
September 10, 2014 - Industry News
Love’s Truck Tire Care is now available at more than 200 of the company’s travel stops across the U.S.
Tags: Love's Travel Stops, Maintenance, Truckstops, Tires, Aftermarket
Truck Smart Parking Services Inc. and the infrastructure firm HNTB have struck a deal to take the Truck Parking Information and Management System nationwide.
Tags: HOS, Truck Parking, Drivers, Hours of Service, Safety & Compliance, Truckstops
August 29, 2014 - Industry News
Love’s Travel Shops announced the opening of two new locations in Mossy Head, Florida, and Fort Stockton, Texas.
Tags: Florida, Texas, Love's Travel Stops, Truckstops, I-10
August 28, 2014 - Industry News
The Minnesota Department of Transportation is implementing a system for monitoring parking availability at truck stops along a section of Interstate 94.
Tags: Hours of Service, Minnesota Department of Transportation, Truck Parking, Rest Areas, Minnesota, Truckstops
August 25, 2014 - Industry News
Truckstop electrification services provider IdleAir reports it continues to grow its number of locations since reopening under a new owner about four years ago.
Tags: Truckstops, IdleAir, Idle Reduction
August 14, 2014 - Industry News
Love’s Travel Stops opened two new locations in Fort Myers, Fla. and Shelby, Iowa.
Tags: Love's Travel Stops, I-75, I-80, Florida, Iowa, Truckstops
August 7, 2014 - Industry News
Travel center chain Pilot Flying J opened four new locations in July, in Grand Junction, Colo., Tonkawa, Okla., Tilden, Texas, and Fernley, Nev.
Tags: Truckstops, Pilot Flying J
July 30, 2014 - Industry News
Love’s Travel Stops will expand its CNG fueling stations, adding locations in Ardmore and Webbers Falls, Okla., by spring 2015.
Tags: Truckstops, CNG, Love's Travel Stops
July 25, 2014 - Industry News
Love’s opens first travel stop along a major highway in Arkansas with its newest location in Searcy.
Tags: Arkansas, Love's Travel Stops, Truckstops, Love's
July 16, 2014 - Industry News
More than 44,000 drivers and their families as well as local residents flocked to the Iowa 80 Truckstop in Walcott, Iowa, last week during the 35th Walcott Truckers Jamboree.
Tags: Events, Truckstops, Iowa 80 Truckstop
July 14, 2014 - Industry News
Truckstop chain Pilot Flying J has struck a deal with federal prosecutors to avoid criminal prosecution over allegations it cheated fleets out of fuel rebates, but the agreement does not mean individuals are off the hook.
Tags: Crime & Fraud, Fuel and Oil, Truckstops, Pilot Flying J
June 11, 2014 - Industry News
Love’s Travel Stops has introduced Love’s Financial, becoming the only travel stop company to offer factoring solutions to professional drivers.
Tags: Financing, Love's Travel Stops, Truckstops, Drivers
June 9, 2014 - Industry News
Love’s Travel Stops has opened two new locations, one in Dodge City, Kan., at the intersection of U.S. Highways 400, 56 and 283; the other in Grand Junction, Colo., off I-70, at exit 26.
Tags: Diesel, Drivers, Colorado, DEF, Kansas, Love's Travel Stops, Truckstops, Diesel Exhaust Fluid
May 30, 2014 - Industry News
The departures continue to add up at the embattled truckstop chain Pilot Flying J, with the latest involving a key sales figure, according to published reports.
Tags: Diesel Prices, Crime & Fraud, Pilot Flying J, Truckstops
May 28, 2014 - Industry News
Hess is the largest operator of convenience stores along the East Coast and the fifth largest in the U.S. by number of company-operated sites with 1,256 stores located in 16 states. Speedway is the nation's fourth-largest convenience store chain by number of company-owned and operated sites, with approximately 1,480 stores located in nine states.
Tags: Gasoline, Hess Corporation, Truckstops, Diesel Fuel, Mergers & Acquisitions
May 22, 2014 - Industry News
Recent departures of key people from the truckstop chain Pilot Flying J continue following the loss of its president earlier this week, according to published reports. Meanwhile, a federal investigation lingers in the background.
Tags: Crime & Fraud, Pilot Flying J, Truckstops
May 19, 2014 - Industry News
A high-ranking official with the truckstop chain Pilot Flying J is reportedly no longer with the company, some 13 months after it was raided by federal agents.
May 16, 2014 - Industry News
Love’s celebrated the reopening of its travel stop in east Oklahoma City on Thursday, May 15. The previous site was destroyed by a tornado in May 2010.
Tags: Love's Travel Stops, Truckstops, Drivers, Diesel
May 5, 2014 - Industry News
In the first quarter of 2014 a total of 206 full-truckload cargo theft incidents in the United States were recorded, according to a new report from logistics security services provider FreightWatch International.
Tags: Truckstops, Freight, Cargo Theft, FreightWatch
April 22, 2014 - Industry News
TravelCenters of America is now offering free WiFi in the restaurant dining rooms of 39 TA and Petro locations.
Tags: WIFi, Petro Stopping Centers, TravelCenters of America, Truckstops
April 1, 2014 - Industry News
Truckstop electrification services provider IdleAir has broken ground with construction at the Flying J in Laredo as part of a wider expansion effort.
Tags: Drivers, Idle Reduction, Truckstops, IdleAir
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