LIVERMORE, Calif., Nov. 7, 2011 // PRNewswire // -- In observance of Veterans Day on Friday, November 11, 2011, Dickey's Barbecue in Livermore and Pleasanton will be honoring and giving thanks to military personnel and veterans who served the United States by offering free Dickey's big barbecue pulled pork sandwiches all day.
As a display of gratitude one free big barbecue pulled pork sandwich will be given to each veteran possessing a copy of discharge papers (DD Form 214) and to all active military in uniform or carrying a current military ID Card. Limit one per person.
"My business partner Paul Dejoy and I are both veterans," said Gary Cooper, owner of Dickey's Barbecue in Livermore and Pleasanton. "We both went into Law Enforcement after our Military service and understand the sacrifices involved in serving our country and communities. We are both very proud of those that serve in our military and truly appreciate the sacrifices of our soldiers. It is just a small token of appreciation for their service."
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Founded in 1941, Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants began in Dallas, Texas. More than 70 years later, Dickey's is now the fastest growing barbecue chain in the country. Beginning with an aggressive growth strategy and proven business model, and since implementing its proprietary five revenue streams for business growth, Dickey's is on track to become the largest barbecue chain in the country by the end of 2011. Currently, Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants can be found in more than 35 states and 179 locations nationwide. For more information on partnering with Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants in any location, call (866) 340-6188 or visit www.dickeys.com. Dickey's: Passionate about the Art of Great Barbecue.
SOURCE Dickey's Barbecue