Love’s Travel Stops opens location in South Carolina

Adds 91 truck parking spaces, 90 jobs in Anderson County, South Carolina

OKLAHOMA CITY, April 14, 2023 - Love's Travel Stops is now serving customers in Anderson County, South Carolina, with a new location that opened Thursday. The travel stop, located off Interstate 85 at 1805 Easley Highway, adds 90 jobs and 91 truck parking spaces.

“Love’s is excited to grow again in South Carolina, providing another clean, safe place for customers to enjoy our Highway Hospitality,” said Shane Wharton, president of Love’s. “Our 13th location in the state continues Love’s commitment to giving customers the friendly service they need and getting them back on the road quickly.”


The location is open 24/7 and offers many amenities, including: 

Exterior photo of Store 871 in Piedmont, SC
  • More than 13,000 square feet.
  • Hardee’s (opening April 17).
  • 91 truck parking spaces.
  • 81 car parking spaces.
  • Nine diesel bays.
  • Seven showers.
  • Laundry facilities.
  • CAT scale. 
  • RV dump.
  • Bean-to-cup gourmet coffee.
  • Brand-name snacks. 
  • Fresh Kitchen concept. 
  • Mobile to Go Zone with the latest GPS, headsets and smartphone accessories.
  • Dog park.
  • Speedco (opening May 1).

In honor of the grand openings, Love’s will donate $2,000 to Woodmont High School in Piedmont, South Carolina.

About Love’s Travel Stops

Love’s Travel Stops is the nation’s leading travel stop network with more than 610 Love’s locations in 42 states and 22 EZ GO locations. Founded in 1964 and headquartered in Oklahoma City, the company remains family-owned and operated and employs more than 39,000 people. Love’s provides professional truck drivers and motorists with 24-hour access to clean and safe places to purchase gasoline, diesel fuel, fresh coffee, restaurant offerings and more. Love’s has over 430 truck service centers, which include Speedco and Love’s Truck Care locations. Love’s and Speedco combined is the largest oil change, preventive maintenance and total truck care nationwide network with over 1,500 maintenance bays and 1,200 emergency roadside vehicles available for customers. Love’s is committed to providing customers with “Clean Places, Friendly Faces” at every stop. To learn more, visit or follow the company on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn or Twitter.