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DALLAS, Oct. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A Texas heatwave hits the Great White North as Dickey’s Barbecue Pit smokes its legit. Texas. Barbecue.™ across the border in Canada. Following the early success of its first Canadian opening in Edmonton last August, the world’s largest grilling concept has even bigger plans for expansion in the near future.
As the brand focuses on partnering with the best local ownership partners, Dickey’s Franchise anticipates a total of 25 openings between Calgary and Edmonton. It doesn’t stop in Alberta, however. Dickey’s also has Ontario in its sights and plans to open its first restaurant in Toronto this December, followed by another in the greater Toronto area and a location in Ottawa in 2023.
For the best Texas BBQ you don’t have to travel south, we bring the cue to you! There are also plans to open in Quebec in March 2023, as Dickey’s tries to bring a touch of Texas to its friends up north.
“Texas and Canada are different in many ways, but we all agree on our shared love of grilling,” said Jim Perkins, Dickey’s executive vice president of international development and support. “Like The Lone Star State, Canada has an abundance of oil and livestock, but above all an entrepreneurial spirit, which is a big reason we’re excited to be working with local franchisees to bring Legit to market. Texas. Grill. to this beautiful and vibrant land.”
With this latest announcement, Dickey’s strengthens its international presence as the world’s largest grill brand and franchise with over 550 locations worldwide. With locations in Brazil, Egypt, Japan, Pakistan, Singapore and the United Arab Emirates, Dickey’s has established itself as the most successful grill concept in the restaurant industry.
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About Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc.
Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc., the world’s largest barbecue concept, was founded in 1941 by the Dickey family. Over the past 80 years, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit has served millions of guests in 44 states. Texas. Barbecue.™ At Dickey’s, all of our grilled meats are smoked on-site in a hickory pit. Dickey’s prides itself that there’s no shortcut to real barbecue, so our name isn’t BBQ. The Dallas-based, family-run barbecue franchise offers eight slow-smoked meats and 12 healthy sides with “No BS (Bad Stuff).” Dickey’s Barbecue has 550 locations in the United States and eight other countries.
Dickey’s was named Newsweeks 2022 List of America’s Favorite Restaurant Chains and United States today Readers’ Choice 2021. Dickey’s won first place Almost casual “Top 100 Movers and Shakers” list, named by Top 500 Franchises entrepreneur and named after Hospitality Technology List of Industry Heroes. Led by CEO Laura Rea Dickey, who was named one of the 50 most influential women in hospitality in the country in 2017 Nation’s Restaurant News, was recognized by Almost casual Top 100 Movers and Shakers List and honored by Dallas Business Journal. Dickey’s Barbecue Pit was also recognized by Fox News, Forbes Magazine, Franchise Times, The Dallas Morning News, The Wall Street Journal, People Magazine and QSR Magazine. Dickey’s Barbecue is part of Dickey’s Restaurant Brands, which has more than 700 restaurants nationwide including the Wing Boss, Trailer Birds, Big Deal Burger and bbqathome.com brands. DRB is led by CEO Roland Dickey Jr. Visit www.dickeys.com for more information.
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Dickey’s Barbecue continues to expand in Canada
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Source: Dickey’s Grills