Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Sets Sights on Eurasia

Tbilisi, Georgia  (RestaurantNews.com)  The world’s largest barbecue franchise is expanding their global footprint to the Republic of Georgia with the location set to open in the country’s capital, Tbilisi. Tibua Shalva, owner of the DS Group, inked the deal with…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Kicks-off New Decade with Deal for New Franchisees

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  The world’s largest barbecue franchise is encouraging new beginnings for restaurant-curious entrepreneurs looking to expand their business opportunities in the new decade. First-time Dickey’s franchisees will receive a discount on their royalty fees during their first six…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Headed to Africa

Cairo, Egypt  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is bringing authentic, Texas-style barbecue to Egypt with a planned opening in Cairo in late spring/early summer next year. The world’s largest barbecue franchise signed with the Swinder Group to introduce Dickey’s slow-roasted meats…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Sells Record Number of Turkeys this Holiday Season

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit sells more than 100,000 pounds of turkey so far this holiday season across their 500 U.S. locations. The 79-year-old barbecue concept calculated this past weekend alone, that guests looking for last minute holiday solutions…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Lands at DFW Airport with a Full Bar

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Just in time for the holiday travel rush, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opens in Terminal C at DFW Airport this week on Wednesday, November 20. The new location in Terminal C across from Gate 6 features a full…
Former Pilot Plans to Bring Dickey’s Barbecue Pit to Snohomish, WA

Snohomish, WA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Former airlines captain Steve Barton recently inked a deal with Dickey’s Barbecue Pit to bring Dickey’s southern comfort barbecue to Snohomish, Washington. After serving as a pilot for Gulf Stream Airlines, Boeing and most recently Frontier Airlines…
Former Marine Launches Successful Career as Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Owner

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Robert Dunning spent 21 years serving his country in the United States Marine Corp. before turning his attention to serve the New Orleans community slow-smoked, Texas-style barbecue.  Before switching his focus to authentic, Texas-style barbecue, Robert spent…
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 Rolls Out Two New Limited Time Offers

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s is knocking barbecue out of the park this summer with their new MVP Sandwich featuring slow-smoked pork burnt ends and their Triple Play Parfait. For a limited time, guests can score the MVP Sandwich which includes…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Declares Season of Savings with Summer Long Deals

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit gives guests more reasons to celebrate summer with an array of enticing offers including catering specials, $1 Big Yellow Cups, Kids Eat Free Sundays and more. For everyone’s ritual summertime gatherings from weddings, pool…
Dickey’s Gives Away Free Barbecue and More All Summer

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit invites guests to bring an iconic Big Yellow Cup on their summer adventure and show off their experience on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter for a chance to be one of eight lucky winners. From…
Texas Barbecue Staple Expands North

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit continues to expand across the northern region of the U.S. with four new locations in New York, Montana, Colorado and Oregon expected to open in early 2020. “Dickey’s Barbecue Pit has been Texas family…
Entrepreneur Returns to Bolingbrook Bringing Dickey’s Barbecue Pit

Bolingbrook, IL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit franchisee Jeff Doyle returns to Bolingbrook after 20 years to open his first Dickey’s location in June 2019. “Dickey’s is more than delicious slow-smoked barbecue, it’s an authentic Texas-style experience that focuses on enriching…
Dickey’s Barbecue Beans Now Available in Homeland Grocery Stores

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Barbecue lovers can now enjoy Dickey’s Barbecue Pit barbecue beans at their local Homeland grocery stores. Dickey’s offers Original Barbecue Beans, Jalapeno Beans, Brown Sugar Hickory Beans and Sweet Molasses Beans in select Homeland locations. “At every…
Dickey’s Guests Can Earn Rewards Enjoying Slow-Smoked Barbecue

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Guests can now earn more rewards for enjoying Dickey’s authentic, Texas-style barbecue when they download the Dickey’s App and enroll in the enhanced loyalty program. Dickey’s loyalty program, Big Yellow Cup Club Rewards, is a point-based system…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Announces Latest Limited Time Offer

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit offers guests a limited time offer that is sure to make them double the order. The Dickey’s Double Dip Sandwich and Double Berry Cobbler will be available at Dickey’s locations nationwide from April 1…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Promotes New Chief Financial Officer

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, the largest barbecue franchise in the world, announces the promotion of Jay Rooney to Chief Financial Officer of Dickey’s Barbecue Pit and its affiliate brands. For the past two years, Jay has served as…