Two Army Veterans Join Together in Franchise Ownership

Damon Draught and William Dailey open Rhode Island’s first DQ Grill & Chill® after a year of serving together in Afghanistan By Sydney Gitelis It only took one lunch and a well-timed commercial for Damon Draught and William Dailey to…
The Dairy Queen System Serves up Value with A.1. in June

Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  To experience the steakhouse treatment this summer, you won’t have to break the bank. In fact, you won’t even have to visit a steakhouse. That’s because the Dairy Queen® system, owned by Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A and BRK.B) company,…
Two ’90s Fan Favorites are Back at DQ

Back by consumer demand, Treatzza Pizza® and Misty Slush® are back on the menu as part of a growing nostalgic trend Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  ‘90s trends are in. Fashion, jewelry, shoes, toys and even hairstyles popular during that decade are…
The Dairy Queen System Serves Up Deluxe Value in the New Year

The new, limited time $5 Buck Lunch Deluxe Bacon Cheeseburger is the ultimate in taste and one of the best and biggest value meals in the restaurant industry Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Dairy Queen® system is ringing in the New…
The Dairy Queen System Offers $5 Buck Lunch All-Day Value Meal

Fans took to social media requesting lunch’s best deal all day long and DQ® answered Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  America has asked for it and the DQ® system is delivering it. The Dairy Queen® system’s social media properties have been buzzing…
The Dairy Queen System’s Epic Resolution

We’ll serve you a Blizzard® Treat upside down or the next one is free Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  The start of the New Year often comes with grand resolutions. But this year, Dairy Queen® restaurants franchised by American Dairy Queen Corporation…
Texas Not Hot on New “DQ Bakes” Franchisee Group Tells Buffett

Bedford, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  When DQ franchisees in Texas read a recent news story entitled, “Warren Buffett’s Ice Cream Chain Looks to Fix Its Winter Problem,” most did more than scratch their heads. The President of the Texas Dairy Queen Operators’…
Pumpkin Pie Blizzard Treat Returns for Kick-Off of Fall Season

Limited time Blizzard Treat on the DQ menu beginning August 31 Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  When the calendar page turns to September, there are a few things to count on. Fall is in the air, football season is kicking off and…
The Dairy Queen System Launches the DQ Bakes! Institute

Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  As part of its 75th anniversary celebration, the Dairy Queen® system, a Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A and BRK.B) company, today announced the creation of the DQ Bakes!™ Institute located at the company’s headquarters in Minneapolis. The DQ…
The Dairy Queen System Launches New DQ Bakes! Menu

Addition of innovative hot desserts, sandwiches and snack melts is the biggest menu introduction in the brand’s 75-year history Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  In what is the largest new menu rollout in its 75-year history, the Dairy Queen® system, a Berkshire…
Dairy Queen Debuts New Apple Pie Blizzard, Pumpkin Pie Blizzard Returns

Apple Pie? Pumpkin Pie? The Dairy Queen® system to settle debate on fan favorite in September by debuting the Apple Pie Blizzard® Treat and featuring the Pumpkin Pie Blizzard® Treat Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  As the fall season kicks off with…