A new joint venture between Pilot Flying J and Speedway will make PFJ Southeast a top choice for professional drivers.
Pilot Flying J and Speedway LLC have entered into a joint to create a new entity: PFJ Southeast LLC. This new venture consists of 120 travel plazas, primarily in the Southeast U.S., and PFJ Southeast LLC begin with 41 locations contributed by Speedway and 79 locations contributed by Pilot Flying J. All of the stores included in the venture will carry either the Pilot or Flying J brand and will be operated by Pilot Flying J.
This venture will better serve guests in the high-growth Southeast region of the U.S. 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. All locations will honor the Pilot Flying J MyRewards loyalty card, through which members can earn points through fuel purchases to redeem for retail and restaurant discounts.
“This is another exciting chapter in a long-standing relationship between Pilot Flying J and Speedway,” said Ken Parent, president of Pilot Flying J. “We look forward to providing an exceptional offering of products and services to our guests in the Southeast region.”
“Speedway’s core dedication to customer service, combined with Pilot Flying J’s expertise as an exceptional travel center operator, will make PFJ Southeast LLC a premier choice for professional drivers throughout the Southeast,” said Tony Kenney, president of Speedway. “We will be able to provide additional amenities to our customers under the Pilot and Flying J brands and better service drivers in this region overall.”
This transaction is subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory clearances.