April 07, 2015 // Franchising.com // Middleton, WI - Brothers, Clint and Nick Ziegler knew barbecue would be a hit in Madison. On Thursday, April 9 at 11 a.m., the Zieglers open their second location to the area in Middleton. To celebrate their expansion, the new location is hosting a three day grand opening celebration.
“Clint and Nick are young successful owners I’m excited to watch grow our brand,” said Roland Dickey, Jr., CEO of Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. “It’s great seeing our owners that are families who wanted to have their own business.”
Thursday, the first 50 guests receive gift cards ranging from $5 to $50. Friday, Dickey’s Barbecue offers all day merchandise giveaways. Saturday, radio station Today’s Q106 will be on-site from noon to 2 p.m. and guests can score a deal with $2 pulled pork barbecue sandwiches during the event. One lucky winner will win a $500 gift card and three winners receive free barbecue for an entire year.
“We grew up in the area and knew barbecue could be successful in Madison,” said multi-unit owner, Clint Ziegler. “We’re excited to open our second location and bring authentic barbecue to Middleton.”
The Zieglers opened their Madison location in 2012 with plan to open a third location in the area next year. The new Dickey’s Barbecue in Middleton is located at 8225 Greenway Boulevard, Suite 100 and the phone number is 608.827.9000.
Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc., the nation's largest barbecue chain was founded in 1941 by Travis Dickey with the goal of authentic slow smoked barbecue. Today, all meats are still slow smoked on-site in each restaurant living up to the company tagline, "We Speak Barbecue." The Dallas-based family-run barbecue franchise offers a quality selection of signature meats, home style sides, tangy barbecue sauce and free kids' meals every Sunday. The fast-casual concept has expanded to over 400 locations in 40 states. This year Dickey's Barbecue was recognized for the third year by Nation's Restaurant News as a "Top 10 Growth Chain" and by Technomic as the "Fastest-growing restaurant chain in the country." For more information, visit www.dickeys.com or for barbecue franchise opportunities call 866-340-6188.
SOURCE Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc.