January 06, 2014 // Franchising.com // WATERTOWN, N.Y. - 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 a DQ® Treat store in Watertown. The location offers all of the amazing Dairy Queen soft-serve treats as well as Orange Julius® products, including an array of fruit beverages and smoothies. Located inside the Salmon Run Mall at 21182 Salmon Run Mall Loop West, the 523 square-foot restaurant employs a staff of 20.
"I am thrilled about the opening of the DQ Treat store in Jefferson County," said new operator Damon Draught. "The Dairy Queen system is the world-wide treat leader, and we are excited to offer our fabulous selection of cravable treats, including all of the Dairy Queen and Orange Julius favorites to the Watertown community."
The DQ Treat store in Watertown features DQ favorites, such as the iconic Blizzard® Treats, MooLatté® frozen coffee flavored beverages and a wide variety of other soft-serve items, as well as the full line of Orange Julius Premium Fruit Smoothies and fruit-blended beverages.
Fans can choose from a variety of fruit-blended Orange Julius beverages. 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 Pomegranate, 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 Watertown community with a great treat location, from that morning smoothie to the after-the-movie Blizzard Treat," said Draught.
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 7.6 million friends, and become a friend at facebook.com/dairyqueen.
Square footage: 523 square feet
Interior seating: Mall seating
Hours of operation: Monday-Saturday: 9:30 a.m. - 9 p.m., Sunday: 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Store phone: 520-514-0899
American Dairy Queen Corporation (ADQ), which is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn., develops, licenses and services a system of more than 6,400 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.