March 05, 2013 // Franchising.com // TUCSON, Ariz. - The Dairy Queen® system always has been about sharing smiles and stories. Now the treat category leader and one of the leaders in quick service restaurants has opened its newest, most exciting treat concept, a DQ® Orange Julius® store in Tucson. The location offers all of the amazing Dairy Queen soft-serve treats and cakes as well as Orange Julius products including an array of fruit beverages and smoothies. In addition, the store also will serve Dairy Queen signature Iron Grilled Sandwiches as well as hot dogs. Located at 4500 Oracle Rd. Ste. 546 in the Tucson Mall food court, the 573-square-foot restaurant employs a staff of 15.
“I am thrilled to have the DQ Orange Julius store in Tucson open and ready to serve our customers,” said new operator Bernardo Santos. “The Dairy Queen system is the world-wide treat leader and we are excited to offer a fabulous selection of cravable treats including all of the Dairy Queen and many Orange Julius favorites, as well enticing new menu items. Our customers will love what we’re bringing to the Tucson community.”
The DQ Orange Julius store in Tucson features DQ favorites, such as the iconic Blizzard® Treats, MooLatté® frozen coffee-flavored beverages, Blizzard Cakes and a wide variety of other soft-serve items, as well as the Orange Julius Premium Fruit Smoothies and fruit-blended beverages on the menu. Orange Julius Premium Fruit Smoothies are made with real fruit and low-fat yogurt, and are blended fresh for customers upon ordering. The refreshing, frothy, real fruit Julius Originals are also blended fresh. Flavors for both Julius Originals and Premium Fruit Smoothies include Orange, Strawberry, Strawberry Banana, Tripleberry® and Mango Pineapple.
“We are looking to provide the Tucson community with a great treat location, from that morning smoothie to the after-the-movie Blizzard Treat,” said Santos.
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Square footage: 573 square feet
Interior seating: Tucson Mall Food Court seating
Hours of operation: Monday through Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m., Sunday: 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Contact Information: Store phone number: 520-888-3532
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 20 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
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