Dickey’s, the barbecue chain that is rapidly expanding, has seen the majority of the growth outside of its home state take place in California.
According to a press release, the chain is planning to boost its store count in the Golden State to 112 with the planned addition of 27 more locations.
"Following Texas, California has the most Dickey's Barbecue Pit locations," Roland Dickey, Jr., CEO of Dickey's Barbecue Restaurant's, Inc., said in the release. "Our guests in this state continue to ask for additional stores so that they can enjoy slow-smoked barbecue statewide. We know that Californians appreciate quality food at affordable prices, and we look forward to continuing our exponential growth across the state."
The latest of the chain’s stores to open did so with a three-day long grand opening celebration of its new Clovis store, which took place October 1st, including:
Two more California stores are slated in La Quinta and Morgan Hill, California, so stay tuned as we continue to follow the growth of this and other chains influencing the deli industry.