QuikTrip considers first OKC location

Oklahoma City, Okla. — QuikTrip announced it is considering its first Oklahoma City location Monday.

“QuikTrip Corporation has been focused on expanding the footprint of our travel center network to geographies with strong truck traffic across the United States.  We are excited to consider Oklahoma City as a potential market for our remote travel center concept.” said Aisha Jefferson-Smith, QuikTrip’s Corporate Communications Manager.

QuikTrip announced earlier this year plans to add up to 10 travel center locations across the country. While a standard QuikTrip range in size from 4,100 to 5,700 square feet, travel centers average approximately 8,000 square feet. Travel centers also feature expanded kitchens as well as more gas pumps and diesel bays for trucks, which are generally located on the backside of the stores.

QuikTrip currently operates more than 900 locations nationwide, however they have primarily been in the northeast part of Oklahoma.