McLane Company and Love’s Travel Stops Extend 21-Year Relationship with Updated Agreement Servicing 430 Stores
McLane Company, Inc., a leading supply chain services company providing grocery and foodservice supply chain solutions, announced a renewal of its service agreement with longtime customer Love’s Travel Stops. As part of this extended agreement, McLane will continue to deliver to more than 430 Love’s stores across 41 states.
With its consistent service levels, efficient operational structure and nationwide reach, McLane supports the growth of Love’s Travel Stops as it adds approximately 40 – 50 stores per year.
“McLane continually shows commitment to our business. McLane’s Center for Category Innovation assists our team with exceptional category management resources enabling us to grow sales year over year,” said Mark Romig, Director of Merchandising at Love’s Travel Stops.“McLane’s national scope allows us to achieve our growth goals while meeting the needs of our customers in an efficient way.”
“Love’s provides a rewarding experience for its customers and we are honored they chose to continue to utilize our best-in-class resources. McLane’s procurement, technology and operations provide our customers superior service and consistency of performance as well as expanded product offerings, regardless of location. As Love’s continues to expand their network, McLane will be there to assist in reducing cost and driving efficiency at retail,” said Vito Maurici, Senior VP of Sales of McLane Grocery.
The contract is scheduled to renew in July 2017.