SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine, April 2, 2012 // PRNewswire // -- Shop till you drop and then stop by Dickey's Barbecue to get lip smackin' barbecue from the new location in the South Portland Maine Mall food court.
"There is a lot of excitement from the local community about us coming to this new location," said local franchise owner Godfrey Wood who will run this location with his son Sidney. "We're in a really great space and I am excited to serve shoppers from all over New England and the thousands of summer visitors."
The Maine Mall is located at 364 Maine Mall Road. This new location will be unique since it will offer additional chicken menu items.
"This location is going to be special," said Roland Dickey, Jr., president of Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. "The Woods are enthusiastic owners and I know they are going to have a lot of success with this location."
Dickey's Barbecue Pit opened its first location in Dallas in 1941. Dickey's began franchising in 1994 and has continued to grow across the country. Dickey's currently has more than 200 locations in 36 states nationwide.
Dickey's Barbecue offers a quality selection of signature meats, home style sides and tangy barbecue sauce. All meats are slow smoked on-site in each restaurant. 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 world's largest barbecue chain. 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 maintain its 61% growth rate in 2012. Currently, Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants can now be found in 36 states and over 200 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