Global Icons and Dickey’s Barbecue Pit team up to bring authentic, Texas-style barbecue straight to your home.
LOS ANGELES (August 28, 2017) — Global Icons is pleased to announce its exclusive worldwide agreement with Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, the classic barbecue restaurant that first opened its doors over 75 years ago. Dickey’s loyal following has helped them to become the largest barbecue chain the US and with this licensing program, they want to return the favor by giving barbecue lovers the option to enjoy their delicious, slow-smoked meats and savory sides right in the comfort of their own home.
“Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is proud to partner with Global Icons to further our presence in retail stores across the nation,” says Roland Dickey, Jr., CEO of Dickey’s Capital Group. “This partnership will give our fans a cool new option of getting Dickey’s authentic barbecue foods when they are doing their grocery shopping.”
Global Icons will look to build upon the early success of the Dickey’s licensed sausages and baked beans by expanding the brand into core menu and inspired food items. In addition, the focus will be on strategic non-food products such as BBQ Grills & Accessories and Smokers
“An authentic brand with a rich history like Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is a great addition to our client portfolio “ says Jeff Lotman, CEO of Global Icons “We are thrilled for the opportunity to help Dickeys bring more of their mouth watering signature menu items into the grocery aisle and into people’s homes ”
About Dickeys Barbecue Pit:
Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants Inc., the nation’s largest barbecue chain was founded in 1941 by Travis Dickey. Today, all meats are still slow smoked on-site in each restaurant. The Dallas-based family-run barbecue franchise offers several slow-smoked meats and home-style sides with ‘No B.S. (Bad Stuff)’ included. The fast-casual concept has expanded to nearly 600 locations in 44 states. In 2016, Dickey’s won first place on Fast Casual’s “Top 100 Movers and Shakers” list and in 2017 again won a top 10 on the list. Dickey’s Barbecue Pit has also been recognized by Entrepreneur Magazine, Franchise Times, and Nation’s Restaurant News. For more information, visit www.dickeys.com.