CEFCO Convenience Stores will open their newest location at 16242 US Hwy 271, Tyler TX 75708 on Friday, May 4th 2018.
This is CEFCO’s first store opening in 2018 and their largest store to date. The Travel Center includes extensive trucker and traveler amenities including robust, delicious, and fresh hot/cold food options. Guest can conveniently select from tasty “Fresh Eats” grab-n-go menu, or enjoy a “Fresh Yo” self service frozen yogurt. For those who would like to sit and stay or take a meal to-go, Carl’s Jr. and Subway anchor the travel center. It is the first Carl’s Jr. QSR operation for CEFCO. Conveniently positioned at the intersection of IH-20 and Hwy 271, the Travel Center is the first prototype of this size with a combined square footage of 13,800 sq ft, on over 25 acres, and it creates over 100 local jobs for the community, across three businesses.
For long haul guests, the Travel Center offers a truckers lounge, showers, laundry facilities, CAT Scales, 7 truck fueling lanes, and 96 parking spaces for semi- trucks. For everyday travelers and local neighbors, CEFCO offers 72 parking spaces, 4 RV/Bus spaces, an RV Dump, 16 Auto Fueling positions, and a Dog Park.
“This state-of-the-art CEFCO Travel Center offers something for everyone. We are excited to bring our newest travel center concept to Tyler, Texas,” said Raymond Smith, President of the Fikes Companies. As a destination travel center, this latest prototype offers truckers, travelers, and local residents the ultimate experience of amenities, food, fuel, and refreshments. “We welcome everyone to come and use our amenties, while enjoying the CEFCO guest experience. We have everything you need.” said Dana Crick, Regional Vice President.
CEFCO operates over 220 locations in 7 states.