Old Carolina Barbecue Company pulled pork sandwich with Original Gold sauce
Old Carolina Barbecue Company has five different barbecue sauces, including Original Gold, pictured on the pulled-pork sandwich here, which is a traditional South Carolina low-country mustard-based sauce.

Growth Chains: Old Carolina Barbecue Company

Ohio-based chain aims to bring taste of the Carolinas to Midwest diners

Like many of Brian Bailey’s fellow northeast Ohio natives, he had traveled to North Carolina for years on vacation and developed a love for the Tar Heel State’s style of barbecue.

But rather than come back with a kite or some other coastal souvenir, the co-founder of Ichor Restaurant Group returned home with the idea for a fast-casual restaurant concept inspired by the roadside barbecue shacks he had visited as a tourist and traveling salesman.

In 2006 Nor

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