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Dickey's Barbecue Pit Sets Sights on Eurasia

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Sets Sights on Eurasia

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 the Dallas-based barbecue concept in November and is adding the Texas-style eatery to […]

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Dickey's Barbecue Pit Kicks of 2020 With Kids Eat Free All Day, Every Day in January

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Kicks off 2020 With Kids Eat Free All Day, Every Day in January

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is celebrating the start of a new decade by offering free delivery and extending its popular Kids Eat Free Sundays to every day during the month of January. “We know many families are trying to keep expenses down in January to make up for overspending during the holidays,” says […]

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Dickey's Barbecue Pit Kicks-off New Decade with Deal for New Franchisees

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Kicks-off New Decade with Deal for New Franchisees

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 months if they sign for a new store anytime during the month of […]

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Dickey's Barbecue Pit Launches Nationwide Search for the Ultimate Tailgater

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Launches Nationwide Search for the Ultimate Tailgater

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit urges fans to share how they fuel their gameday as part of its new contest in search of America’s ultimate tailgater. From now until January 20th sports fanatics can enter to win a delivery buffet for up to 25 people to enjoy for the big game on […]

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Dickey's Barbecue Pit Headed to Africa

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Headed to Africa

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 and savory sides to Africa for the first time. “Since my family opened […]

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Dickey's Barbecue Pit Sells Record Number of Turkeys this Holiday Season

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Sells Record Number of Turkeys this Holiday Season

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 picked-up over 25,000 pounds of turkey for the upcoming holiday. “The holidays are […]

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Dickey's Barbecue Pit Lands at DFW Airport with a Full Bar

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Lands at DFW Airport with a Full Bar

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 bar and is open daily from 5 am until the last flight departure […]

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Former Pilot Plans to Bring Dickey's Barbecue Pit to Snohomish, WA

Former Pilot Plans to Bring Dickey’s Barbecue Pit to Snohomish, WA

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 for over 20 years, Barton decided to turn his attention toward what he […]

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Former Marine Launches Successful Career as Dickey's Barbecue Pit Owner

Former Marine Launches Successful Career as Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Owner

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 over two decades as a U.S. Marine. During his service, he was stationed […]

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Dickey's Barbecue Pit Honors Those Who Served With Free Barbecue This Veterans Day

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Honors Those Who Served With Free Barbecue This Veterans Day

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is giving back to those who serve us this Veterans Day with a smokin’ good deal! On Monday, November 11 Dickey’s will salute our veterans with a free classic sandwich and a side at participating Dickey’s locations. Guests can stop by in-store with their military ID or […]

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Local Entrepreneur Brings Dickey's Texas-Style Barbecue to Vallejo, California

Local Entrepreneur Brings Dickey’s Texas-Style Barbecue to Vallejo, California

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is the newest barbecue joint set to open in Vallejo tomorrow November 6th and will feature a variety of grand opening specials and giveaways including free barbecue for a year for one lucky guest. The new location is owned and operated by local entrepreneur Chima Amajioyi who […]

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

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

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 representatives on Dickey’s technology advisory committee, five diverse owner operators from across the […]

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Seasoned Dickey's Owner Reflects on the Past, Looks to the Future

Seasoned Dickey’s Owner Reflects on the Past, Looks to the Future

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 sales. Tom credits his success to his passion for great barbecue and customer […]

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Renowned Cardiologist Declares Barbecue Good for the Heart

Renowned Cardiologist Declares Barbecue Good for the Heart

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 of working in medicine and pioneering a devise for the cardiovascular field called […]

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