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For the last 30 years, the quiet, dusty crossroads of Texas Routes 119 and 72 in Yorktown mostly consisted of a Dairy Queen on one corner, a gas station across the street and some traffic, usually heading somewhere else.
International Dairy Queen, the ice cream maker owned by Warren Buffett ’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc., asked a California court to halt sales of frozen desserts marketed under a name similar to its Blizzard product.
Dairy Queen, the ice cream seller owned by Berkshire Hathaway Inc., invited Texas A&M University quarterback Johnny Manziel to work in one of the company’s outlets at the advice of talk-show host David Letterman.
International Dairy Queen Inc. , the soft-serve ice cream franchise owned by Warren Buffett , reached an agreement with Al Safwa Food Group to expand in the Middle East by opening stores in Saudi Arabia.
International Dairy Queen said customers should have a variety of menu choices as the fast-food chain enters New York, where city officials are pressing for restrictions on the size of soft drinks sold at restaurants.
International Dairy Queen Inc. , the ice-cream maker owned by Warren Buffett ’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. , settled a lawsuit that claimed Yogubliz Inc. violated its trademark in calling a dessert Blizz Frozen Yogurt.
International Dairy Queen Inc. , the U.S. fast-food and ice-cream chain owned by Warren Buffett ’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc ., plans to increase its outlets in China by more than 60 percent by the end of next year.