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FRESH-TO-GO FOOD, COFFEE AND FUEL OFFER CONVENIENCE IN ONE LOCATION

New Fresh Convenience Store Opens with Free Coffee October 29

COMMACK, NY — A new one-stop shopping concept offering fresh convenience in fast-casual food service, fresh brewed coffee, and fuel is coming to Suffolk County’s North Shore.

QuickChek, a leader in food service that redefines “fresh convenience” in making a difference in people’s everyday lives, is opening a new 6,805square-foot store located at 6233 Jericho Turnpike in Commack on October 29, 2019.

Grand opening promotions include free QuickChek hot or iced coffee offered to all patrons from October 29-November 10, 2019. QuickChek’s coffee was voted “best in America” in a national consumer survey.

The new Commack store offers an innovative “Fresh to Go” design that meets the needs of today’s fast-casual shopper with more than 50 percent of the store dedicated to fresh food and beverages.

“We serve busy people on the go with products and services that are made for immediate consumption,” said QuickChek CEO Dean Durling. “Today’s consumer, especially young professionals, families and health-conscious people, want fresh. So we have dedicated more than half of the store to food service and fresh beverages, including our guaranteed fresh brewed hot and iced coffees. We meet your need for what you need now, whether its food, the best cup of coffee in America, or fuel.”

New Store Design & Innovation Features

  • Sleek open concept layout features earth tone colors, clean sightlines and spacious stand-alone food displays with consumer-friendly expansive aisles for added convenience when customizing food and beverages
  • Extensive display of freshly-made QuickChek grab-and-go food and market items
  • Large stand-alone soup station offering a daily rotation of freshly-prepared, never-frozen QuickChek soups which have become a meal replacement as consumers’ dining habits continue to change
  • Handcrafted 6-inch subs and 12-inch premium original recipe QuickChek sub sandwiches served on fresh bakery sub rolls; all subs are custom-made with the finest ingredients and freshest quality meats and cheeses
  • A wide selection of healthy baked snacks, fresh cut fruit and seasonal fruit salads perfect for snacking anytime
  • Fresh QuickChek baked goods made in-store
  • Embracing the dining habits of today’s millennial consumer, indoor seating counters offer phone and laptop charging stations and free WiFi

The new store will be open 24 hours a day, enabling consumers to create delicious made-to-order breakfast items and oven-toasted fresh QuickChek subs, sandwiches, wraps and salads. They will also be able to personalize hot and cold beverages exactly as they want them, or select freshly prepared ready-to-go items, any time of day or night, as people’s daily schedules continue to change.

The menu features delicious restaurant-quality sub sandwiches custom-made with the finest ingredients at a great value. All 6-inch QuickChek subs are just $3 and all 12-inch QuickChek subs are only $6 through November 10, 2019. Seasonal selections include Chicken Salad with Real Cranberry Relish and Crispy Chicken with Real Cranberry Relish. Snack items include Cubano Egg Rolls and Southwestern Chicken Egg Rolls.

Looking to perk up your day? Try a fresh brewed QuickChek hot or iced coffee with Pumpkin Spice.

Amenities in the new store include no-fee ATMs which provide additional added value to consumers; indoor seating for 11 people; eight gas pumps/16 fueling positions offering high-quality fuel at value prices; and ample parking with 61 parking spaces.

QuickChek stores provide local one-stop shopping, whether it’s a hot cup of fresh coffee, breakfast, a made-to-order sub, or a wide variety of grocery and market items. Modern by industry standards, the privately-held company maintains bright clean stores, well-lighted fuel stations and parking lots with wide, easy-to-use entrances and exits that add to a shopper’s convenience to get you in and out fast. Fresh. Caring. Value. Speed. All of the things you want, all in one location.

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Fast friendly service provided by locally hired team members, self-checkout counters (an industry first) and an expanding mobile ordering menu through the QuickChek mobile app further meet the needs of today’s busy on-the-go shopper.

HONORS

QuickChek was named “Prepared Foods Innovator of the Year” in Convenience Store News’ seventh-annual Foodservice Innovators Awards program earlier this month for its for innovation and freshness of its subs, breakfast sandwiches and fresh coffee program; it is the company’s third major foodservice award the past four years.

QuickChek’s coffee was voted best in America in a national consumer survey by Technomic.

QuickChek has been named one of the “Best Companies to Work For” in New York State in each of the past seven years by the New York State Society of Human Resource Management and was named one of “America’s Best Employers for 2018” by Forbes.

The family-owned company was named the 2016 National Convenience Store Chain of the Year by Convenience Store Decisions magazine in part due to its dedication to customer needs.

IMPACT ON THE COMMUNITY

The new Commack store creates 45 new local jobs, including eight management positions. Each new QuickChek location typically generates approximately $1 million in tax revenues, adding to its positive impact on the local economy.

As does its commitment to giving back to the communities it serves: QuickChek will donate $0.25 for every sub, sandwich and wrap sold in the store from October 29-November 27, 2019 to the Commack Vipers youth soccer team.

GRAND OPENING PROMOTIONS

Grand Opening promotions include free QuickChek hot or iced coffee offered to all patrons from October 29-November 10, 2019. As an added value, all 6-inch QuickChek subs are just $3 and all 12-inch QuickChek subs are just $6 from October 29-November 10, 2019; all QuickChek smoothies and Espresso bar drinks are $2 and empanadas are 2 for $3 from October 29-November 10, 2019.

Loyal customers are also rewarded with a free coffee after they purchase six coffees and consumers can enjoy additional convenience and savings anytime by downloading the QuickChek mobile app at www.quickchek.com.

DOUBLING ITS PRESENCE ON LONG ISLAND

The Whitehouse Station, NJ-based fresh convenience chain has 160 store locations throughout New Jersey, Long Island and the Hudson Valley including 84 locations with fuel. With the opening of Commack and upcoming stores in Bohemia and Brentwood, the privately-held company will be doubling its presence on Long Island from three stores to six with more on the way.

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MEDIA CONTACT:

Russ Mensch

Mensch & Company, Inc.

Public Relations & Event Marketing

phone: 201-797-2448

email: russ@menschpr.com

MOBILE ORDERING!

Get your favorite made to order subs, smoothies and espresso drinks in a flash with the QuickChek mobile app. Just download, select your store and place your order. It’ll be ready when you are!