Famous Dave's BBQ Launches New Website with a Contest Giving Online Guests a Chance to Win Prizes
MINNEAPOLIS - Dec. 6, 2012 // GLOBE NEWSWIRE // - Famous Dave's of America, Inc. (Nasdaq:DAVE) is pleased to announce the launch of its new website (www.famousdaves.com). The nation's most popular family of BBQ restaurants will provide their online guests with a BBQ-friendly experience featuring easy access to their favorite restaurant's menu items, pricing, take-out and catering ordering, and events via individual pages for each location.
To help kick off the new website's launch, Famous Dave's is promoting a contest to encourage guests to become familiar with the new site for their opportunity to win one of five Kindle Fire HDs and a variety of Famous Dave's gift cards.
The new website offers a look and feel that is more reflective of the restaurants, a location finder that automatically provides guests with access to their closest location, and the ability to identify their favorite location for future access. A number of videos will be featured, including one with founder Dave Anderson talking about the passion and the details that go into making authentic BBQ from scratch, and gives guest a glimpse of how Famous Dave's can make any party or event a memorable occasion through their catering expertise.
The new site was designed by Morsekode, a Minneapolis-based creative agency that builds brands by creating emotion, connection and interactivity between brands and their guests using emerging technologies. Famous Dave's redesigned website can be viewed at www.famousdaves.com.
About Famous Dave's Legendary Pit BBQ
Famous Dave's of America, Inc. (Nasdaq:DAVE) is proud to be the world's most successful BBQ franchise, selling more BBQ than any other restaurant franchise. Famous Dave's best-selling BBQ has won more than 600 awards for everything from Best Ribs to Best BBQ Sauce to Top Barbeque Restaurant Franchise. Famous Dave's is passionate about BBQ excellence, slow-cooking the BBQ on-site for hours over smoldering hickory wood in authentic pit smokers. The menu features scratch-recipe cookin' and in addition to the award-winning barbequed and grilled meats and chicken, guests can enjoy a large selection of salads, side items and sandwiches, and home-baked desserts. Famous Dave's of America, Inc. develops, owns, operates and franchises barbeque restaurants. The company owns 53 locations and franchises 133 additional units in 33 states and one Canadian province (as of the third quarter fiscal 2012 earnings release dated October 24, 2012). Select territories are available for franchising. For more information, visit www.famousdaves.com. Follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/famousdaves.
The Famous Dave's of America, Inc. logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=7726
Statements in this press release that are not strictly historical, including but not limited to statements regarding the timing of our restaurant openings and the timing or success of our expansion plans, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, which may cause the company's actual results to differ materially from expected results. Although Famous Dave's of America, Inc. believes the expectations reflected in any forward-looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions, it can give no assurance that its expectation will be attained. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from Famous Dave's expectation include financial performance, restaurant industry conditions, execution of restaurant development and construction programs, franchisee performance, changes in local or national economic conditions, availability of financing, governmental approvals and other risks detailed from time to time in the company's SEC reports.
for interviews, photography and other requests.