$5 Meal Deal selected as running mate Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  Just in time for the presidential election, the Dairy Queen® system announces the new Choco Mint Brownie as the Blizzard® of the Month for November. Blending cool mint, chewy brownie…

Dairy Queen restaurants are planning a spooktacular celebration of fall favorites on the menu in October with Pumpkin Pie as the Blizzard of the Month, as well as Pumpkin Pie flavored Royal Shakes and MooLatté frozen blended coffee beverages. Available…

Dairy Queen restaurants are celebrating fall and kicking off the start of the new school year with a sweet deal. Beginning September 1, participating Dairy Queen and DQ Grill & Chill restaurants nationwide will offer a buy one regular price…

Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  In a merger of two iconic brands, the Dairy Queen® system is rolling out Orange Julius® Premium Fresh Fruit Smoothies and Julius® Originals to all DQ® restaurants in the United States and Canada. “With an assortment of…

Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  Today, the Dairy Queen® system, part of Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A and BRK.B), opened its 100th location in Mexico and has plans to open 15 additional restaurants by the end of 2012. John Gainor, president and CEO…

John Gainor, chief executive officer of International Dairy Queen, talks about the company’s plan to open stores in New York this year and Dairy Queen’s business strategy. He speaks with Deirdre Bolton on Bloomberg Television’s “Money Moves.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Confetti Cake Blizzard® Treat and Chicken Bacon Ranch Iron Grilled Sandwich are featured in May Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Dairy Queen® system is planning a memorable May with the new Confetti Cake Blizzard® Treat as the Blizzard of the Month…

Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Dairy Queen® system, known for iconic treats such as the one of a kind Blizzard® Treat, has rolled out a new national television advertising campaign this month that depicts everyday people in real life situations, but…

Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  International Dairy Queen, Inc. (IDQ), part of Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A and BRK.B), opened 272 new DQ Grill & Chill®, Dairy Queen®, DQ® Orange Julius® and Orange Julius locations in 2011. These new openings created approximately 5,000…

At Least 100 More Stores Planned for 2012 in Company’s Largest International Market Minneapolis, MN  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Dairy Queen® system, part of Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A and BRK.B), today opened its 500th location in China and has plans to open…