September 30, 2013 // Franchising.com // Chandler, AZ - The Dairy Queen® system always has been about sharing smiles and stories. Now the treat category leader and one of the leaders in quick-service restaurants has opened its newest, most exciting treat concept, a DQ® Treat store in Chandler. The location offers all of the amazing Dairy Queen soft-serve treats and cakes as well as Orange Julius products, including an array of fruit beverages and smoothies. Located within the Phoenix Premium Outlets at 4976 Premium Outlets Way, Suite 730, the restaurant employs a staff of 12.
"I am thrilled about the opening of the DQ Treat store in Chandler and am ready to serve our customers," said operator Steve Cowgur. "The Dairy Queen system is the world-wide treat leader, and we’ve paired an innovative and exciting design with a fabulous selection of cravable treats including all of the Dairy Queen and Orange Julius favorites. Our customers will love what we’re bringing to the Chandler community."
The DQ Treat store in Chandler features DQ favorites, such as the iconic Blizzard® Treats, MooLatté® frozen coffee flavored beverages, DQ Cakes and a wide variety of other soft-serve items. Fans can also choose from a variety of fruit-blended beverages including delicious Orange Julius Premium Fruit Smoothies and Orange Julius Light Smoothies. All Orange Julius Premium Fruit Smoothies, Light Smoothies and Julius® Original drinks are available in eight flavors including Orange, Strawberry, Strawberry Banana, Tripleberry®, Mango Pineapple, Berry-Pom, OrangeBerry and Piña Colada, and protein or banana boosts can be added. The Orange Julius Premium Fruit Smoothies are made fresh to order with real fruit blended with low-fat yogurt. The Orange Julius Light Smoothies are 170 calories or less in a small size, contain no artificial sweeteners or flavors and are yogurt-free.
"We are looking to provide the Chandler community with a great treat location, from that morning smoothie to the after-the-movie Blizzard Treat," said Cowgur.
For more information about the Dairy Queen system, visit DairyQueen.com. Connect with the DQ system on Twitter using #LOVEmyDQ and follow the system at twitter.com/dairyqueen. Visit the DQ Facebook fan page, which has more than 6.3 million friends, and become a friend at facebook.com/dairyqueen.
Chandler DQ Treat store at a glance:
Interior seating: 18
Hours of operation: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday-Saturday
10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday
Contact Information: Store phone number: 480-300-7225
American Dairy Queen Corporation (ADQ), which is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn., develops, licenses and services a system of more than 6,300 Dairy Queen® stores in the United States, Canada and 21 other countries. ADQ is part of the Berkshire Hathaway family, a company owned by Warren Buffett, the legendary investor and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. For more information, visit DairyQueen.com.
SOURCE American Dairy Queen Corporation (ADQ)
Dairy Queen (also known as DQ) is an ice-cream shop and fast-food restaurant franchise based in the United States and founded in 1940.