Truck stop chains advertise truck driver appreciation offers


With National Truck Driver Appreciation Week (TDAW) approaching, major truck stop chains are planning giveaways for September and beyond to celebrate the efforts of professional drivers.

Stops on the journey of love

Love’s announced plans to celebrate TDAW throughout September.

“We look forward to National Truck Driver Appreciation Week each year as a way to say ‘thank you’ to the professional truck drivers who are critical to the country’s success,” said Jon Archard, vice-president. President of Fleet Sales at Love. “This year is special because it’s our biggest points giveaway yet and we’ve launched a brand focused on keeping drivers and their trucks safe on the road.”

Check out some of the deals Love’s has announced below:

  • Offers on fresh food and beverages from September 12 to 16.
  • Free hot sandwich or fresh salad with oil change September 12-16.
  • Discounts on Amarillo Supply Co. products in September and October.
  • Free Amarillo Supply Co. Hat with the purchase of a 3-pack of gloves for $9.99, or any of six Amarillo Supply Co. safety items promoted at 15% off, all month long and until October.

Amarillo Supply Co. includes key items professional truckers need to maintain their trucks while delivering essential goods across the country. The brand will initially offer a variety of air hoses and a blow gun kit and will be sold at all waypoints across the country. In spring 2023, the brand will expand to include approximately 40 additional items.

Love’s will also be giving away 23.5 million My Love Rewards (MLR) points in September, with drivers automatically participating in the giveaway each time they swipe their My Love Reward card.

  • On September 9, a customer will earn 250,000 MLR points (retail value $2,500).
  • On September 16, a customer will earn 500,000 MLR points (retail value $5,000).
  • On September 23, a customer will earn 750,000 MLR points (retail value $7,500).
  • On September 30, a customer will receive a grand prize of 1,000,000 MLR Points (retail value $10,000)

Learn more about Love’s September Rewards/Gifts here.

Pilot flying J

Pilot also has in-store offers for drivers from September 1 through October 31 as part of an “extended” celebration of truck driver appreciation.

“Professional drivers go further every day to deliver more than 70% of the goods this country depends on, and we want to show how much we appreciate everything they do,” said Shameek Konar, CEO of Pilot Company. “Thank you to our own pilot drivers and all the professional drivers who have traveled even through the most difficult times. We are honored to serve you, and we take this driver appreciation even further to celebrate your immense contributions.

Other Truck Driver Appreciation Savings/Rewards include:

  • Up to three free drink choices in myRewards PlusMT app every week (September 1 – October 31, 2022) including Pilot fountain drinks and coffees, sodas, energy drinks and waters.
  • Earn up to 500 bonus points in September with new in-app challenges
  • Discounts on Various Deli Products All September Using myRewards PlusMT app, including a 50% discount during National Truck Driver Appreciation Week (September 11-17, 2022).
  • In October, earn even more points (up to 5 points per gallon) when you fill up after activating PushForPoints™ in myRewards PlusMT application.
  • Free safety and road readiness checks in September by Southern Tire Mart at Pilot Flying J. With each check performed, drivers will be entered into a raffle for the chance to win one of three sets of Bridgestone Steering Tires premium.


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