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Subway's Valentine's Gift to You: Free Cookies

2011-02-11 Subway, the world's largest sub sandwich franchise, will host a national Free Cookie Day at all U.S. locations on Monday, February 14.

Subway Co-Founder Helps Out in Connecticut

2011-02-07 The Frederick A.

The Franchising World Goes Social

2011-02-04 A franchise tool launching next week hopes to connect prospective franchisees with franchisors via an online hub that leads hopeful entrepreneurs to t...

Subway: No Franchise Fees for Veterans

2010-12-31 The Subway restaurant chain introduced a new program for military veterans designed to reduce their costs associated with the purchase of a Subway fra...

Anatomy of a Footlong: Subway Exec on “Undercover Boss”

2010-11-22 On Sunday night’s episode of “Undercover Boss,” viewers watched with amusement as Don Fertman, chief development officer at Subway, learned how to add...

Subway Off-Shoot to Buy Taco Del Mar

2010-10-14 Franchise Brands LLC, based in Connecticut, placed a bid to purchase the bankrupt Mexican concept.

Subway Eggs on Consumers to Buy Breakfast

2010-10-07 Egg farmers to match the number of sandwiches sold this week by donating eggs to D.C. food bank in honor of World Egg Day.

Subway is All Ears for New Promo

2010-09-22 Subway Fresh Artists competition will reward one lucky act with the opening slot at an upcoming Goo Goo Dolls concert.

Three Vendors Earn Subway Sustainability Award

2010-08-18 Pactiv's PWP Industries of Vernon, California; Matosantos Commercial Corp. of Vega Bajam, Puerto Rico; and Closed Loop Recycling of Smithfield, Australia, are the big winners.

Wendy's, In-N-Out Win Big in Zagat Survey

2010-08-16 Wendy's takes Top Food crown among chains with more than 5,000 units, while In-N-Out is tops in the less-than-5,000 category.