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NATSO's Domestic Study Tour Visits White's Travel Center

Posted in: Truckstop Business, Leadership & Strategy

September 14 - 15, 2016 the NATSO Foundation is taking truckstop operators to Lexington, Va. to tour best-in-class truckstops during NATSO's Domestic Study Tour.

Study Tour attendees will tour White's Travel Center in Raphine, Virginia along with Fairfield BP and Lee Hi Travel Plaza.

White's Travel Center is one of the largest and busiest travel centers on the east coast. It was recently remodeled and now boasts a Caribou Coffee, Subway, Popeye's Chicken, a made in Virginia store, pet wash, movie theater, barber shop and a pharmacy, in addition to all of its original offerings. 




White's Travel Center is the only truck stop in the U.S. with an in-house pharmacy, The Medicine Shoppe. (Read more about White's Travel Center's Pharmacy.



White's Travel Center is known all over the country for its landscaping, flowers and overall appearance of the facility. (Read more about the flowers in Truckstop Travels: How the Flowers at White's Travel Center Blew Me Away.)




White's Travel Plaza also includes a stand alone cstore, Orchard Creek, and a 8-bay repair shop.



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See more photos of White's Travel Plaza on NATSO's Facebook page. 

Don't miss the chance to hear about what makes White's Travel Center so successful in person. The attendee registration fee for the Domestic Study Tour is $700 for members and $1,000 for non-members. Click here to learn more and register for NATSO's Domestic Study Tour 2016


Photos Credit: Ira Wexler/NATSO, Taryn Brice-Rowland/NATSO, Darren Schulte/NATSO and White's Travel Plaza

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Amy Toner

Amy Toner

Toner markets NATSO products, services and meetings. She is the content editor of NATSO's core websites, Stop Watch magazine and Highway Business Matters biweekly articles. In addition, she provides creative services across all departments. Toner joined NATSO in 2006. Prior to joining the association, she served as director of membership services at an association for ambulatory surgery centers. Toner lives in Washington, D.C., with her husband and son.

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