October 25, 2016 12:21 AM ET

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Company Overview of Pilot Travel Centers LLC

Company Overview

Pilot Travel Centers LLC, doing business as Pilot Flying J, operates travel centers and travel plazas in North America. The company provides drivers with access to various parking spaces for trucks, showers, and diesel lanes; RV Plus card, a fuel and merchandise charge card that offers fuel discounts; and MyPilot, a mobile application that enables users to plan trips, find fuel prices, and more. It also provides food and beverages through various restaurants. In addition, the company provides idle air service, payphones, truck washes, check cashing, coin exchange, ATM machines, diesel exhaust fluid retail, public laundry, showers, game rooms, wireless Internet, tires and retreads, and other ...

5508 Lonas Drive

Knoxville, TN 37909

United States

Founded in 2010





Key Executives for Pilot Travel Centers LLC

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Age: 62
Founder and Chairman Emeritus
Age: 85
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President
Age: 49
Executive Vice President and Director of Facility Revenue
Executive Vice President
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Pilot Travel Centers LLC Key Developments

Speedway and Pilot Flying J in Joint Venture to Improve Driver Service in Southeast US

Marathon Petroleum (MPC) announced its unit Speedway struck a joint venture agreement with Pilot Flying J comprised of 120 travel plazas - primarily in the southeast U.S. -- to improve service for drivers. The venture, PFJ Southeast, will initially consist of 41 locations contributed by Speedway and 79 locations contributed by Pilot Flying J. This venture will better serve guests by investing in upgrades and renovations of the 41 locations contributed by Speedway. These locations will provide additional parking for guests with a variety of food choices and dining options.

Cree, Inc. Names LED Lighting Supplier for Pilot and Flying J Stores Across North America

Cree Inc. announced an agreement with Pilot Flying J to install indoor and outdoor LED lighting at select locations. The agreement provides for a retrofit of interior and exterior lighting, to include parking lot canopies, downlights and area luminaires for various new and existing travel centers. Using Cree's high-performing LED lighting with SmartCast® Technology, the project is anticipated to generate significant energy savings and eliminate nearly all lighting-related maintenance costs over the duration of Cree’s 10 year warranty. The program is underway, with Cree LED lighting retrofits completed at nearly 100 Pilot and Flying J Travel Centers to-date and plans to roll out dozens of new stores annually over the next five years.

Scrubblade Inc. Announces Agreements with Both Pilot Flying J and Love's Stores to Market an Additional Product Line in Service Stations Nationwide

Scrubblade Inc. has announced agreements with both Pilot Flying J and Love's stores to market an additional product line in service stations nationwide. Pilot Flying J currently operates 550 roadside locations and Love's has 300. The agreement is a milestone for Scrubblade, which continues to expand its product marketing beyond its Southern California base. These new marketing agreements add a new product line: Platinum Scrubblade wiper blades.

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