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DQ Uses Magic Ink in Promotion

2003-07-01 Beginning today Dairy Queen will be serving its Blizzards, soft drinks, and shakes in a cup that features color-changing ink.

DQ Rolls Out Buffalo Strips

2003-05-06 The Wild Buffalo Chicken Strip Basket comes with original DQ chicken strips coated in a hot and spicy buffalo sauce and served with fries, celery, and a blue cheese dipping sauce.

Dairy Queen Expands the Availability of SureBeam Processed Burgers to More Twin Cities Locations

2002-07-15 The decision makes DQ the first national quick-serve to offer Surebeam treated beef and has won the chain praise from Minnesota public health officials...

Scooby-Doo is Unleashed In Texas Dairy Queen Restaurants

2002-05-22 As a tie-in with the upcoming Scooby-Doo movie, the restaurants will feature special promotions, including toys, treats, and cakes bearing the Scooby-Doo name and likeness...

Dairy Queen Hosts Food Safety Press Conference

2001-08-29 A Dairy Queen restaurant in Louisville, Kentucky will hold a press conference in September to promote September as National Food Safety Education Month.

Dairy Queen Opens 100th Store in Thailand

2000-08-31 A public ceremony was held to celebrate the opening of Dairy Queen's 100th store in Thailand--the first to include the new international design featuring a new logo, altered color scheme, and "eatertainment" design.

Court Approves Dairy Queen Settlement

2000-05-05 On May 31, the court in the dispute between International Dairy Queen, Inc. (IDQ) and its franchisees gave final approval to a settlement announced on March 10, 2000.

Dairy Queen and Franchisees Settle Dispute

2000-03-09 International Dairy Queen, Inc. announced March 9 the settlement of a class-action lawsuit filed in April of 1994 by five of its franchisees, who complained that IDQ was unreasonably preventing franchisees from purchasing food products and supplies from alternative sources.

Dairy Queen Promotes Charity

2000-02-21 San Francisco 49ers quarterback Steve Young, part owner of a Dairy Queen franchise in Utah, congratulated fellow operators throughout Texas today for their fund raising on behalf of Children's Miracle Network.