- Helena, third generation of the TBQ family
A SCROLL THROUGH HISTORY
Detroit-Windsor Tunnel completed.
Helen & Harry Racovitis open Tunnel Lunch.
World War II ends.
Restaurant is expanded and renamed Tunnel Bar-B-Q.
Detroit Lions win the 1957 NFL Championship.
Berry Gordy, Jr. founded Motown Records.
Neil Armstrong becomes first man to land on the moon.
TBQ’s Other Place opens in South Windsor.
Tunnel Bar-B-Q opens new location in Southfield, Michigan.
Detroit Red Wings move into Joe Louis Arena.
Detroit Tigers win the World Series.
World Wide Web is invented.
TBQ Marketplace opens in the Holiday Inn Select Hotel.
Tiger Stadium closes, Comerica Park opens the following year.
Ford Field opens.
CEO of InnerSeasonings International, Helena Racovitis-Ventrella, obtains exclusive rights to manufacture and distribute all TBQ products.
ISI’s new custom built bottling line is commissioned by Bartel Machine.
Tunnel Bar-B-Q partners with Armandos
Tunnel Bar-B-Q starts selling to Spinneys in Dubai
Tunnel Bar-B-Q starts selling products on Amazon
Rebranded TBQ logo, Renamed sauces TBQ Honey Sauce and TBQ Zesty Sauce.
TBQ Pop-Up at Beaus and Comos