The Dairy Queen® System Recognizes Birchwood Foods as Supplier of the Year

The Dairy Queen® System Recognizes Birchwood Foods as Supplier of the Year

January 09, 2015 // Franchising.com // KENOSHA, Wisc. – For the second consecutive year, Birchwood Foods in Kenosha, Wis. has been named Supplier of the Year by Unified Supply Chain, Inc. (USCI), a wholly owned subsidiary of International Dairy Queen, Inc. (IDQ).

"The Dairy Queen® system has partnered with Birchwood Farms for almost 40 years," said USCI Chief Supply Chain Officer Roger Hubbard. "Throughout that time, Birchwood has always demonstrated exemplary performance and attention to detail. They provide us with cost saving strategies which are important to our franchisees as we continue to grow our food business."

Birchwood Foods provides ground beef patties to many Dairy Queen and DQ Grill & Chill® locations in the U.S. Birchwood Foods is one of the partners that has played a significant role in the launch and ongoing success of the DQ® $5 Buck Lunch deal which has become a signature menu item for the Dairy Queen system.

To be named Supplier of the Year, a company must demonstrate outstanding performance for delivery and support for DQ franchisees. Included in the judging criteria are performance accuracy, order fulfillment, on-time delivery, pricing variances and service follow-up. Supplier of the Year is one of several awards that USCI annually presents to partners who provide superior service and outstanding support to Dairy Queen and DQ Grill & Chill locations in the United States.

About ADQ

American Dairy Queen Corporation (ADQ), which is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn., develops, licenses and services a system of more than 6,400 Dairy Queen® stores in the United States, Canada and 25 other countries. ADQ is part of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies led by Warren Buffett, the legendary investor and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. For more information, visit DairyQueen.com.

SOURCE American Dairy Queen Corporation (ADQ)

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