IDAHO FALLS, Idaho, Jan. 25, 2012 // PRNewswire // -- Dickey's Barbecue Pit is celebrating its first day of business this Friday, January 27th. Dickey's is celebrating the big day by giving the first 100 customers a free pulled pork big barbecue sandwich.
"We are happy to be in Idaho Falls and the community is extremely excited for us to open," said local franchise owner Deanne Wilkins. "We can't wait to see the flood of people come through our doors on Friday."
DeAnne owns and operates this location with her husband Bob. This new location is 2,000 square feet and located at 2090 East 17th Street right across from Grand Teton Mall.
Bob is a business partner of the Dickey's in St. George, Utah. Bob and DeAnne are currently looking for a site for their other location in Pocatello, Idaho.
Customers are encouraged to check out the facebook page for this location at facebook.com/DickeysIdahoFalls. On Monday, February 6th one lucky facebook fan will win a $100 Dickey's gift card.
Texas-based Dickey's Barbecue Pit opened in 1941 and began franchising in 1994. Dickey's Barbecue Pit is well-known for their hot pit-smoked signature meats, complimentary ice cream and the big yellow cups. The quick-serve barbecue chain has grown exponentially over the years. Dickey's currently has 206 locations in 36 states nationwide.
Dickey's Barbecue offers a quality selection of signature meats, home style sides and tangy barbecue sauce. For more information, including a full menu, other restaurant locations and franchising opportunities, please visit www.dickeys.com.
Founded in 1941, Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants began in Dallas, Texas. More than 70 years later, Dickey's is now the leader of fast-casual barbecue 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 Barbecue Restaurants can now be found in 36 states and 206 locations nationwide. For more information on partnering with Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants in any location, call (866) 340-6188 or visit www.dickeys.com. Also visit our corporate Facebook page at www.facebook.com/dickeysbarbecuepit. Dickey's: Passionate about the Art of Great Barbecue.
SOURCE Dickey's Barbecue