WESTLAKE, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), operator of the TA® and Petro Stopping Centers® travel center brands, and the Minit Mart® convenience store brand announced that it has acquired a total of 26 gasoline/convenience store locations located primarily in Minnesota (18) and Kentucky (6) in three unrelated transactions. Some currently offer branded quick service restaurant operations like Subway®, White Castle®, and Arby’s®. TravelCenters expects to add a quick service restaurant and/or deli to most of the stores that today do not include them. TravelCenters has to date arranged gasoline branding for seven of these 26 stores as Marathon® (5 stores), BP® (1 store) and Exxon® (1 store). TravelCenters expects that the convenience stores at 26 of these locations and the remaining 19 gasoline operations will be rebranded as Minit Mart®.
About TravelCenters of America LLC
TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, is a leading travel center business in 43 states and Canada operating under its TA® and Petro Stopping Centers® brands. With 254 convenient full-service travel center locations off interstate highway exits, TA and Petro Stopping Centers offer customers diesel and gasoline fueling services, more than 500 full- and quick-service restaurants, 24-hour convenience stores, heavy truck maintenance services, RoadSquad Connect™ (24/7/365 emergency roadside service), Reserve-It™ (truck parking reservations), and many other services – all within large, high traffic facilities. TravelCenters’ business also includes 60 stand-alone gasoline/convenience stores operating primarily under its Minit Mart® brand name. For more information on TravelCenters, TA, and Petro Stopping Centers, please visit www.ta-petro.com. For more information on Minit Mart, please visit www.minitmart.com.