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Minit Mart Completes Development of New Location in Wheeler Ridge, California

Minit Mart®, operated by TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), has announced the expansion of its Minit Mart network with the completion of construction and opening of Minit Mart Wheeler Ridge, California, located at I-5, Exit 219A/219B (5615 Laval Road) in Arvin, California.

TravelCenters, along with Kern County and Tejon Ranch Officials, have worked closely together to ensure that this newly constructed facility will have a positive impact on the city and its economic development, as well as provide local travelers the finest in Minit Mart amenities and customer service.

The 4,500 square-foot convenience store offers Shell-branded gasoline station at 20 fueling lanes. Inside the store, customers will be greeted by our 15-member team and experience a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. The store is stocked with beverages, snacks, personal pizzas, O’Deli’s biscuits, subs and sandwiches; fresh Grab N’ Go items and the cleanest restrooms on the highway, characteristics for which Minit Mart locations are well known. Visitors can be sure to ‘revive their drive’ with a piping hot cup of Minit Mart’s private-label World Blends® Coffee made from quality whole beans freshly ground just prior to brewing for the freshest roast in town.

“We hold a strong commitment to offering our guests a pleasant, clean, and convenient place to stop, shop, eat and fuel. Our standard of customer amenities and services is something the community already experiences and appreciates from our TA and Petro Wheeler Ridge locations and this facility will only continue our effort to provide a positive convenience store experience for all travelers,” said Tom O'Brien, President and CEO of TravelCenters.

TravelCenters of America brings more than 40 years of experience in operating TA and Petro Stopping Centers branded full-service travel centers located along interstate exits nationwide. TravelCenters brings expertise in customer service, cleanliness and a wide variety of convenience items to its Minit Mart convenience store operations.

About Minit Mart and TravelCenters of America LLC

TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, conducts business in 43 states and Canada, principally under the TA® and Petro Stopping Centers® travel center brands and the Minit Mart® convenience store brand. 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.



TravelCenters of AmericaTom Liutkus, 440-808-7364tliutkus@ta-petro.com