Bosselman, Inc. opens 28th Boss Shop
Article posted on: 2010-12-02
Rip Griffin Truck Service Center, Inc. announces the sale of its Pro Star
Truck Service Repair Facility in Weatherford, Texas to Boss Shops, Inc., a Bosselman Company
headquartered in Grand Island, Nebraska.
“Our long time relationship with the Bosselman Family provided the opportunity to transition the Pro Star Truck Service Facility to Boss Shops, Inc.,” said Mark Griffin, President of Rip Griffin Truck Service Center, Inc. “We are pleased to announce this transaction and we have the utmost confidence in Boss Shops, Inc. that their expertise and reputation to over the road trucking companies will provide the highest level of service to our customers and to those who recognize and appreciate the Bosselman Company Brand.”
The opening of the Weatherford location brings a total of 28 Boss Shops in 19 states, making it one of the nation’s largest service center chains. As part of the Pilot/Flying J network, Boss Shop customers will gain additional value with coast to coast warranty coverage and industry-leading standards of service.
“We’re working to broaden our footprint across the country in the truck repair business,” said Chuck Bosselman, Chairman of the Board, Bosselman, Inc. “The trucking industry is constantly looking for repair facilities that they can trust to do their over-the-road work for them, and after 62 years in this industry, Boss Shops are targeting that need through quality service and competitive pricing.”
The Weatherford Boss Shop is located at 2220 Old Dennis Road, I-20 Exit 406, at the Pilot Travel Center, phone 817-594-8162.
Additional Boss Shop locations include: Grand Island, North Platte, and Big Springs, Nebraska; Rapid City and Sioux Falls, South Dakota; Altoona, Iowa; Jamestown, New Mexico; Tulsa, Oklahoma; Salina, Kansas; Mortons Gap, Kentucky; Benton Harbor, Michigan; Black River Falls, Wisconsin; Carlisle, Pennsylvania; Dallas and West Houston/Brookshire, Texas; Ehrenburg, Arizona; Fargo, North Dakota; Lebec (Frazier Park), California; Ft. Chiswell, Virginia; Jerome (Twin Falls), Idaho; Ogden, Utah; Gary, Indianapolis, Lake Station, and Hebron (Lowell), Indiana; Princeton, Illinois; and Laramie, Wyoming.
Services offered at Boss Shop include tires, quick lube oil changes, and brake, electrical, drive train, air conditioning and other repairs, as well as roadside service, with a strong foundation in experienced service and the highest standards in the industry. Boss Shops carry tire lines including Bridgestone, Firestone, Michelin, BF Goodrich, Goodyear, and DynaTrac, along with a Chrome Store with products to trick out a truck. Boss Shop customers can also enroll in the new Boss Shops Rewards program, a cardbased program that rewards points based on purchases in any Boss Shop.
About The Bosselman Family of Companies:
The Bosselman Family of Companies, headquartered in Grand Island, Nebr., owns and operates 42 Pump & Pantry convenience stores; a Hampton Inn, three Pump & Pantry Motels and two Motel 6 franchises; eight Bosselman Travel Centers; six Grandma Max’s and Max’s Highway Diner Restaurants, Sam Bass’ Saloon & Steakhouse, and Schmooter’s; Food Courts including Subway, Little Caesars, Wendy’s, and Caribou Coffee; 28 Boss Shops; and the Nebraska Danger Indoor Professional Football Team. Founded in 1948, Bosselman’s has expanded across the nation in 19 states with over 1,500 employees. www.bosselman.com