William Irwin - 7 September 2012
Pilot Flying J plans to offer Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) at all its truck stops by the end of 2013. Initially, the company plans to expand its DEF distribution to 375 locations by the end of 2012. In 2013 it will then add bulk DEF to its whole network - approximately 525 truck stops.
Matt Price, Pilot's DEF Procurement Manager, told discoverDEF.com: "Pilot Flying J's mission to provide the customer with convenient, cost effective and accessible DEF at the pump continues to be the driving force behind a growing network of locations and lanes."
Pilot has previously held off from promising a date for DEF supply at all truck stops, while Love's confirmed in 2011 that it plans to offer bulk DEF at all of its locations by the end of 2012. Thomas M O'Brien, CEO of TA Travel Centers, also said in a quarterly earnings call on August 7th that "by the end of 2012, [TA Travel Centers] will have bulk DEF available in all our company operated sites."
Love's currently offers DEF at 158 of its 234 locations and TA Travel Stops currently has DEF at 103 stops in its network.
Lucy Terry - 18 December 2013
Canada now has 40 locations offering Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) at the fuel island. The most recent addition, a Pilot Flying J store in Nisku, Alberta, was added to discoverDEF this week. In recent months Canada's DEF pump network has expanded at a fast rate - 15 locations have come online since June 2013, an increase of...
Niels Tholen - 18 November 2013
In the last three months, independent truckstops and small truckstop brands have developed their DEF pump infrastructure at an impressive rate. 16% of all equipped DEF pump sites in North America are operated by independent truckstops or smaller brands, compared to 14% in July and 11% at the beginning of this year. discoverDEF recently...
Niels Tholen - 26 March 2013
TravelCenters of America has announced the installation of its thousandth bulk on-island Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) dispenser which pumps both diesel fuel and DEF, enabling drivers to authorize diesel and DEF transactions from the same dispenser simultaneously. Tom O'Brien, president and CEO of TravelCenters of America, said: "Our...
Lucy Terry - 2 January 2013
The nationwide truck stop brand Love's Travel Stops now supplies Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) at the pump at 203 locations. Stores in Marshall, MI, and Oakdale, WI, are the most recent additions to the network. The truck stop brand supplies DEF at the pump in locations across the U.S., and is second only to Pilot Flying J which leads in the...
Rosalie Winnik - 11 December 2017
9 new Pilot Flying J DEF locations have been added today to DiscoverDEF.com. Pilot Flying J is the largest operator of travel centers in North America, with almost ninety per cent of locations selling DEF at the pump. Find your closest location using the Retail DEF Search on DiscoverDEF.com
Ben Treadwell - 27 January 2016
discoverDEF is conducting a series of short interviews with fleet operators as part of our new 'Fleet Focus' series. These articles will look at issues in fleet DEF consumption and logistics, including overall size of SCR fleet, total DEF consumption, purchasing strategy and storage. Fleet Focus spoke to KMT Services Inc a small trucking...