|By PR Newswire||
|October 29, 2012 06:00 AM EDT|
DALLAS, Oct. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ordering your favorite barbecue just got easier. Dickey's Barbecue, the world's largest barbecue franchise, is allowing customers to skip lines during busy times and order online.
"Online ordering is just another way for all of our restaurants to provide great customer service," said Roland Dickey, Jr. president of Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. "Time is a valuable commodity and we want to make sure our customers have a great experience in a timely manner when they visit us – online ordering alleviates waiting times."
The new system simplifies the ordering process by allowing customers to place a pick-up order directly online. In addition, a group ordering feature allows customers to place multi-item orders under a single name, invite friends via email to add to the order and manage the process online. Account information can be saved for the next time customers order by creating a secure account.
"OLO is delighted to work with Dickey's. Now, Dickey's customers across America will be able to order and pay from everywhere and get their favorite barbecue on-demand," said Noah Glass, OLO Founder & CEO.
About Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants
Dickey's Barbecue was founded by Travis Dickey with the goal of authentic slow smoked barbecue. More than 70 years later, the Dallas-based family run barbecue franchise still offers a quality selection of signature meats, home style sides, tangy barbecue sauce and free kids meals every Sunday. All meats are slow smoked on site in each restaurant. The fast-casual family-friendly concept has expanded to over 260 locations in 43 states and holds the title of the world's largest barbecue franchise. This year Nation's Restaurant News named Dickey's "Top Five Growth Chains" and they were also named "Best Franchise Deal" by QSR Magazine. For more information, visit www.dickeys.com or for franchise opportunities call (866) 340-6188.
OLO is the original and best-in-class online and mobile ordering provider for restaurants. Founded in New York City in 2005, OLO has worked with over 150 restaurant brands and let millions of customers order and pay from everywhere, so that they can Skip the Line® at the restaurant. OLO guarantees clients freedom of choice in technology and an independent relationship with their customers.
SOURCE Dickey's Barbecue