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TravelCenters of America Opens New Popeyes(R) Louisiana Kitchen Restaurants in Jacksonville, Florida and Hanceville, Alabama

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TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), operator of the TA(R) and Petro Stopping Centers(R) travel center brands, has announced the opening of two new Popeyes(R) Louisiana Kitchen restaurants at TA Jacksonville South, located at I-95, Exit 329 (1650 CR 210 West), in Jacksonville, Florida, and Petro Dodge City at I-65, Exit 299 (426 Alabama Hwy 69 South), in Hanceville, Alabama.

Guests at the new Popeyes Restaurants will enjoy the Louisiana-style cooking that has made Popeyes famous. Both new locations will serve the full menu, including Popeyes signature BONAFIDE(R) spicy or mild chicken, Butterfly Shrimp and sandwiches, as well as signature side dishes like Red Beans and Rice, Mashed Potatoes and Cajun Gravy, and gourmet sauces and desserts.

The new Popeyes expands the full-service offering at TA Jacksonville South as an additional quick-service dining option. TA Jacksonville South also offers a newly remodeled Subway(R) for fast and fresh on-the-go meals. The Popeyes at Petro Dodge City is this location’s first quick-serve dining concept, and complements the sit-down Iron Skillet(R) Restaurant. TravelCenters now offers a combined total of 56 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen restaurants in its TA and Petro Stopping Centers network of travel centers.

About TravelCenters of America LLC

TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, is a leading travel center business in 43 states and Canada operating under the TA(R) and Petro Stopping Centers(R) brands. With 251 convenient full-service locations off interstate highway exits, TA and Petro Stopping Centers offer customers diesel and gasoline fueling services, more than 500 full- and quick-service restaurants, 24-hour convenience stores, heavy truck maintenance services, RoadSquad ConnectTM (24/7/365 emergency roadside service), Reserve-ItTM (truck parking reservations), and many other services – all within large, high traffic facilities.

TravelCenters also operates gasoline/convenience stores in Kentucky and Tennessee under the Minit Mart brand name. For more information on TravelCenters and TA, please visit For more information on Petro Stopping Centers, please visit

About Popeyes(R) Louisiana Kitchen

Founded in 1972 in New Orleans, Popeyes is a leader in the New Orleans segment of the foodservice industry and is the world’s second largest quick-service chicken concept based on the number of units. As of October 5, 2014, Popeyes had 2,315 operating restaurants in the United States, Guam, Puerto Rico, the Cayman Islands, and 26 foreign countries. For more information, visit the Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Web site at

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