Dairy Queen to open 50 stores in Korea
International Dairy Queen Inc. has signed on to open 50 Dairy Queen Grill & Chill locations over the next five years around the country.
According to QSR Magazine, the DQ Grill & Chill locations in Korea will serve a full range of food options including its signature GrillBurgers, chicken strip baskets, chicken sandwiches, and a variety of salads and sandwiches. The DQ Grill & Chill restaurants will also feature the full menu of its world famous DQ treats, including the signature Blizzard Treats, MooLatté Frozen Coffee Flavored Beverages, soft-serve cones with the signature curl on top, sundaes and DQ Cakes.
“Our goal is to be the most desirable [quick service restaurant] company in Korea that believes in the vision of people, product and process,” says John Park of M2G USA Investment, a partner in the ownership of Taco Bell restaurants in Korea and in the U.S. “DQ is one of the most respected, exceptional and popular brands in the world. We are thrilled to partner with the DQ system here in Korea.”
International Dairy Queen Inc. is a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., which is led by American investor Warren Buffett.