Dickey's Barbecue Pit Expands in Houston Area

New Franchisees Sign Up To Open Dickey's Location In Conroe

Mar 11, 2011, 12:25 ET from Dickey's Barbecue

CONROE, Texas, March 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dallas-based Dickey's Barbecue, the largest quick-serve barbecue chain in the country, is set to continue expansion in the Houston area as Franchisees Randy and Joni Taylor sign up for a new location in Conroe.

This is the Taylor's first Dickey's franchise.

Dickey's is growing at a rapid rate -- with 145 locations in 33 states, the company has enjoyed a 35% growth rate over the past 2 years, according to company officials.

Dickey's only began franchising in 1994.

The first Dickey's Barbecue opened in 1941 in Dallas, TX.

The original location is still open for business and Dickey's Barbecue is still owned and operated by the Dickey Family.

Committed to exceptional quality at an affordable price, Dickey's still slow smokes all of their signature meats overnight in every restaurant.

For more information about Dickey's, visit www.dickeys.com.

For Dickey's franchising information call 866-340-6188.

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