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Pilot spending big to upgrade Flying J

Pilot Travel Centers has invested a truckload of money in recent years building a reputation for serving premium coffee. Now, the Knoxville based company is spending another bunch of cash to upgrade the coffee bars at its recently acquired Flying J locations.

0306pilot.MP.jpgThe company is spending approximately $150,000 per location on new coffee/deli bars at the Flying J travel centers.

“In the last 18 months we made a commitment to being a coffee authority,” said Whitman Harson, manager of hot beverages for Pilot Flying J. “Drivers know what we deliver they an trust. They know it’s going to be a great cup of coffee.”

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