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Kahala Hosts Month-Long Fundraiser

2008-09-02 The five brands will give away a signature menu item from 5 to 8 p.m. and guests will be encouraged to make a donation to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Blimpie Debuts Focaccia Bread and Panini-Grilled Sandwiches

2006-04-26 Blimpie restaurants will be offering three Italian-themed panini-grilled sandwiches on its new garlic herb focaccia bread.

Blimpie Celebrates 41st Anniversary

2006-03-29 Submarine sandwich chain Blimpie is celebrating 42 years with a new logo and promotion.

Blimpie Introduces Whole-Wheat Bread

2005-12-13 Beginning January 1, Blimpie will replace its wheat bread with a new whole-grain variety developed exclusively by General Mills for the sandwich chain.

Blimpie International CEO Resigns

2005-10-31 Mark Samson, managing director of Getzler Henrich-Management & Financial Consultants, will act as the interim Blimpie’s head until a new CEO and president is named.

Jeff Gordon Featured In New Blimpie Ads

2005-07-12 Blimpie International is following up its launch of Blimpie Guy spokes-sub with a sports-themed broadcast and integrated marketing campaign delivered by supplier partners Frito-Lay and Pepsi.

Blimpie To Reposition Itself

2005-03-23 In April, Blimpie plans to introduce an updated logo, a new restaurant design, and a new line of grilled sandwiches.

Blimpie Announces Panini Promotion

2004-09-20 The promotion will stress Blimpie's panini grilling as a compelling point of difference between it and sandwich category competitors.

Blimpie Announces First Winners of New College Scholarship Program

2004-08-25 New program provides scholarships for family members of Blimpie employees across the country...

Blimpie Talks About Reinvigorating the Brand

2004-08-18 The plan calls for a consumer-focused approach by franchisees, area representatives, and corporate employees to maintain the highest standards of quality and hospitality.