History of Quick Chek

Quick Chek began in l966 when its founder, Carlton C. Durling made it an extension of his established dairy business known as Durling Farms. A privately held, family owned firm, Quick Chek operates more than l00 stores throughout New Jersey and employs more than l,700 team members. Quick Chek grew from its very first location in Dunellen, New Jersey to its present position as a premier chain of food stores in the state. Today, the firm is headquartered in Whitehouse Station, New Jersey where its marketing and merchandising team works with operations and management in the quest to remain at the top of the game.

Quick Chek is famous for firsts. The company was an innovator in offering no fee ATM services, fresh food choices, a renowned 20-minute freshness guarantee for its coffee program, oven toasted subs, signature sandwiches, salads and wraps. Quick Chek also utilizes extensive training in motivational programs, sales and marketing initiatives and customer service.

In addition to the traditional food stores, Quick Chek also operates twelve pharmacy stores and three stores that include gas stations.

The Dunellen location is currently at 426 North Avenue and recently expanded. Its original building, just across the street at 419 North Ave is now occupied by Just US Children Daycare Center.

Information based in part from Quick Chek’s official website.