Dairy Queen Grill & Chill

Franchise Information

Soft serve ice cream and quick service food. Presently in major upgrade of their menus and restaurants.

Sister companies are Orange Julius (separate listing) and Karmelkorn Shoppes. Parent company, International Dairy Queen, Inc., and all subsidiaries were purchased by Berkshire Hathaway in 1998.

Estimated franchisee costs:

Franchise Fee: $35,000 (US)
Site Improvement: $200,000 - $450,000
Construction: $400,000 - $650,000
Equipment: $295,000 - $410,000
Working Capital: $100,000

Franchise Units
3900
Franchise Year Established
1940