FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 2, 2013
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Contact: Lauren Christ
Pilot Flying J announced today it broke ground on a new Pilot Travel Center in Belmont, Ohio. The travel center will feature full amenities for professional drivers.
“We’re looking forward to the completion of our new travel center,” said Pilot Flying J CEO Jimmy Haslam. “Our team can’t wait to start making life better for America’s drivers traveling through the Belmont area.”
The Pilot Travel Center will be conveniently located just off Interstate 70 at exit 208 at 66377 Belmont Morristown Rd. Construction is expected to be completed by late November 2013.
The new facility will feature many amenities including a Subway; Cinnabon; Pilot Flying J deli; premium coffee and cappuccino selections; and much more. The Pilot Travel Center also will add 50 local jobs and other economic benefits to the community. More details about the facility’s offerings will be announced closer to its opening.
About Pilot Flying J
Pilot Flying J is committed to making life better for America’s drivers. Headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, Pilot Flying J has over 650 retail locations and is the largest operator of travel centers and travel plazas in North America. It is ranked by Forbes as the 6th largest private company in America. The Pilot Flying J network provides customers with access to over 60,000 parking spaces for trucks, over 4,400 showers and over 4,000 diesel lanes, of which more than 3,400 offer DEF at the pump. Pilot Logistics Services is one of the largest independent energy logistics companies in North America, selling and distributing over 1.3 billion gallons of refined petroleum products and serving over 15,000 customers. Together, Pilot Flying J and Pilot Logistics Services employ over 25,000 people and generate sales of 9 billion gallons of petroleum annually. Visit www.pilotflyingj.com for more information.