Dickey’s New VP of IT Teams Up With Franchisees to Revamp Tech Strategy

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  As the world’s largest barbecue brand enters its 79th year, Dickey’s New Vice President of Information Technology Carissa De Santis is embarking on a new technology roadmap with the help of a core group of franchisees. Franchise…
Seasoned Dickey’s Owner Reflects on the Past, Looks to the Future

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Next fall, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Owner Tom Eggerud will celebrate his 10-year anniversary with the iconic barbecue brand. Out of Dickey’s 500+ franchised locations, Tom’s store in Eagan, Minnesota is consistently ranked in the Top 10 for…
Renowned Cardiologist Declares Barbecue Good for the Heart

Chicago, IL  (RestaurantNews.com)  National expert in nutritional diet and cholesterol, Dr. Rohit Arora, recently inked a deal to develop seven Dickey’s Barbecue Pit locations, five of which are slated to open in the United States’ largest airports. After 30 years…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Headed South of the Equator

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is bringing authentic, Texas-style barbecue south of the equator with their first South American expansion deal. The world’s largest barbecue franchise signed with business partners Bruno Gallucci & Cyro Pires, who are set to…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Family Business Extends Beyond the Dickey Family

Original franchisee still with brand 22 years later Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit original franchisee, Dale Smith, will smoke over 360 pounds of pulled pork in preparation for the big game next weekend. Frank and Dale Smith opened the…
Restaurant Chain Growth Report 03/23/16

RestaurantData.com has released its latest Restaurant Chain Growth Report. Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). New York, NY-based NANOOSH (founded 2010) has increased 1 unit from 4 to…
Yeehaw! Mr. Dickey Celebrates Five Year Anniversary in Wesley Chapel

Celebration Includes Free Autographed Cookbooks & a Chance to Win Free Barbecue for a Year Wesley Chapel, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Roland Dickey, Sr., barbecue expert and chairman of Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is stopping by Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Wesley Chapel on…
New Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Opens in Chino with Barbecue Bash

Party Includes Radio, Merchandise and Three Chances to Win Free Barbecue for a Year Chino, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Hary and Neha Sharma are excited to serve up Texas-style barbecue in Chino. On Thursday, April 23 at 11 a.m., the couple opens…
New Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in South Lebanon is a Family Affair

Grand Opening Includes Free Barbecue for a Year South Lebanon, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  Randy and Kevin Daniel have over 25 years of combined restaurant experience. The brothers will add Dickey’s Barbecue Pit owner operators to their resumes when they open on…