Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway acquiring majority stake in Pilot Flying J truck stops

October 9, 2017

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett struck a deal to eventually acquire control of truck-stop chain Pilot Flying J in a move that will preserve the company’s Tennessee headquarters and leadership.

The deal will mark the end of the Haslam family’s control of Pilot Flying J, which has more than 27,000 employees, 750 locations and $20 billion in revenue.