Love’s Travel Stops brings 70 new jobs and truck parking to Colorado
OKLAHOMA CITY - Love’s Travel Stops (Love’s) is now serving Customers in Berthoud, Colorado, thanks to the opening of a new travel stop today. The store, located at 3800 east state Route 56 (near the intersection of Interstate 25 and state Route 56), adds 70 new jobs to Weld County and 82 truck parking spaces.
“Berthoud is a growing area with plenty of opportunity to serve new Customers,” said Tom Love, founder and executive chairman of Love’s. “Berthoud is a valuable location thanks to proximity to the popular I-25 trade route. We’re ready to serve Customers driving to and from Denver with the ‘Clean Places and Friendly Faces’ that Love’s is known for.”
The more than 10,000 square-foot facility is open 24/7 and has a Subway restaurant and Taco John’s restaurant for Customers to enjoy. The store also offers name-brand snacks, gourmet coffee, Fresh to Go options, fountain drinks, electronics and more. Professional drivers can take advantage of 82 truck parking spaces, laundry facilities, seven showers and a Love’s Truck Tire Care center.
“The town of Berthoud is excited to have a Love’s Travel Stop opening,” said William Karspeck, mayor of Berthoud. “The new business marks a strategic retail shift and focus on I- 25 that began nearly 20 years ago. We know that Love’s will attract commuters and professional drivers alike, benefiting all of Berthoud’s citizens.”
In honor of the grand opening, Love’s will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony on Sept. 11 at 4:30 p.m. in conjunction with the Berthoud Chamber of Commerce. During the ceremony, Love’s will donate $2,000 to Berthoud High School.