All Meat Hot Dog

Our DQOC is pleased to announce that we have received final approval on the 8:1 All Meat Hot Dog manufactured by Sugardale Foods.  Sugardale Foods began shipping this new Crown Select item to all DQOC distributors mid-August. 

Fraud Fighter

The DQOC is pleased to announce the endorsement of Fraud Fighter products by UVeritech!  Want to stop counterfeit fraud at your store?  Consider purchasing the UV-16 Counterfeit Detection Scanner from UVeritech.  It can instantly detect fake bills from real ones.  This product can provide real time detection during the transaction at the POS register.  It's more effective and faster than other detection methods.  This product retails at $98, but UVeritech has agreed to a special Dairy Queen price of $63.  35% savings, plus DQOA members will earn a Dividend on their UVeritech purchases!  For more details about this great product, please review the UVeritech ad or call (800) 883-8822 to order today.  Make sure to reference your store number when ordering.

Bacon Strip Change

The DQOC bacon supplier, Sugardale Foods will be making the transition to the new Applewood Smoked Bacon Strips soon.  Once final approval has been granted, Sugardale Foods will begin shipping this new Crown Select item to DQOC distributors and the current bacon strips will be discontinued. 

Mini Collar

We are pleased to announce that the Crown Select Mini Shake Collars have been approved for the DQ system!  This new item completes the DQOC mini set (cup, lid and collar).  It's a high quality product at a competitive price.  The DQOC supplier, Maui Cup will begin shipping this new product to DQOC distributors next month. 


Noteworthy News Articles

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QSR's "McDonald's Expanding Fresh-Not-Frozen Burgers in Texas"

QSR's "How to Prevent the Dirtiest Restaurant Pests"

California Restaurant Association's "Why Do Employees Steal (PDF)"

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QSR's "Dairy Queen $5 Buck Lunch Meal Now Available All Day"

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NRN's "Preparing for the Perfect Storm"

QSR's "Dairy Queen Gives Back on the 11th Miracle Treat Day"

National Restaurant Association's "FDA Issues Final Guidance on Menu Labeling"

NRN's "FDA Releases Final Menu Labeling Guidance"

NRN's "People Report-Quick Service Recruiting Difficulty Hits Historic High"

NRN's "Hot Dogs Help Burger King Sales"

NRN's "McDonald’s execs say they’re not a joint employer"

The New York Times' "New York City Can Require Sodium Warnings, Judge Rules"

CNBC's "Burger King's newest menu item: Grilled Dogs"

NRN's "My Tour of the Quick-Service Value Meals"

QSR's "DQ Launches Biggest TV Marketing Push Yet For New Menu"

NRN's "California Lawmakers Approve Franchise Bill"

Star Tribune's "DQ Bakes is Dairy Queen's largest-ever menu expansion"

NRN's "Groups Reach Deal on California Franchise Bill"

QSR's "At McDonald's, the Fix Is On"

NRN's "How McDonald's Franchisees Help Approve New Marketing Campaigns"

QSR Magazine- "At 75, Dairy Queen Balances Tradition and Innovation"