Star Tribune Top Workplaces 2012
- Employees in region:
- HQ location:
- LaCrosse, WI
Kwik Trip, Inc. is a privately owned company headquartered in La Crosse, WI. The company's 427 retail stores operating in Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Iowa serve more than 4.2 million guests each week. Kwik Trip provides quality products at value prices along with the best customer service in the industry. With $4.2 billion in annual sales, Kwik Trip attributes its success to the hard work of its more than 10,000 co-workers. All of Kwik Trip's retail locations are serviced by the company's vertically integrated line-up of support, production, and distribution facilities in La Crosse, WI, which also produce the company's private label products.
These facilities include a commissary, bakery, dairy, beverage plant, and ice plant. Each FDA-approved facility is aided by Kwik Trip's on-site food safety laboratory to provide the highest quality and safest food. All groceries and petroleum products are distributed to the stores via Kwik Trip's own fleet of trucks. Kwik Trip's Mission Statement: “To serve our customers and community more effectively than anyone else by treating our customers, co-workers and suppliers as we, personally, would like to be treated and to make a difference in someone's life.”
“Kwik Trip is based on fundamental values which I believe in. I enjoy making a difference in the lives of our guests each and every day.”
“The ability to move up and getting recognized for hard work. The owner of Kwik Trip cares about all employees and the community.”
“Feeling valued and the bonus checks.”
“The customers and the benefits and great year end bonus. The Zietlows treat all of us like family. That's what keeps me here.”
“The pay, the people, the bonuses, my boss, co-workers, especially free soda and I feel like they let me be myself at work.”
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