The Dairy Queen® System Tops the List for Frozen Desserts

The DQ® System Places in Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top 50 for Franchise 500® List

Jan. 21, 2013 - MINNEAPOLIS – The Dairy Queen® system was named one of the top 50 franchises on Entrepreneur Magazine’s 34th Annual Franchise 500® list. The treat category leader and leader in the quick service restaurant (QSR) industry was the top ranked franchise serving frozen desserts and treats.

“We understand the need for fans to satisfy indulgences from time to time, and we are proud to be the top ranked restaurant in the frozen dessert category,” said Barry Westrum, executive vice president of Marketing for American Dairy Queen Corporation (ADQ).

Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500 list recognizes the top franchise companies based on financial and statistical data, and reveals the impact of new trends and projected industry growth. All companies are judged by the same criteria, with financial strength and stability, size of the system and growth rate among the most important factors. The Dairy Queen system demonstrated high performance in all of these areas.

The Dairy Queen system is widely recognized as both a treat and food destination with an irresistibly innovative menu highlighted by its signature Blizzard® Treats, GrillBurgers™, famous Chicken Strip Baskets, and Orange Julius® Premium Fresh Fruit Smoothies and Orange Julius Originals.

For more information about the Dairy Queen system, visit DairyQueen.com. Become a friend on Facebook at facebook.com/dairyqueen and follow the DQ system on Twitter at twitter.com/dairyqueen.

About ADQ:

American Dairy Queen Corporation (ADQ), which is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn., develops, licenses and services a system of more than 6,100 Dairy Queen® stores in the United States, Canada and 19 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) 

###

Comments:

comments powered by Disqus

Franchise News Room »


News By Industry »


Featured Opportunities

WineStyles Tasting Station
Turn your passion for wine, craft beer and gourmet food into a rewarding business opportunity. WineStyles Tasting Station is the largest wine...
Fantastic Sams
Fantastic SamsĀ® is one of the most recognized brands in the hair care industry with nearly 1,200 full-service salons in North America and 40 years...
StretchLab
Founded in 2015, StretchLab was established in Los Angeles, California to fulfill the vision of creating an affordable assisted stretching concept...
Golden Corral Buffet and Grill
Golden Corral is the nation's leading family style restaurant franchise featuring steaks, buffet and bakery items.
Chronic Tacos
Chronic Tacos is a California inspired authentic Mexican grill that celebrates the individuality of our customers. We have developed restaurants...
Share This Page

Subscribe to Franchising.com Express

A Franchise Update Media Production
Franchise Update Media
P.O. Box 20547
San Jose, CA 95160
PH. (408) 402-5681
In Loving Memory Of Timothy Gardner (1987-2014)

Copyright © 2001 - 2018.
All Rights Reserved.