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Blimpie Celebrates 50 with Hoboken Hero

2014-07-30 Blimpie continues its 50th birthday celebration with the roll out of the Hoboken Hero, a savory Italian sub sandwich packed with pepperoni, salami, pr...

Healthy Dining Finder Goes Mobile

2013-12-05 As the restaurant industry adapts to smartphones and other mobile technology to meet the needs of on-the-go consumers, one company is making it easier...

Land O'Frost Partners with Blimpie

2012-01-09 Land O'Frost, the nation's largest family-owned packaged lunch meat company, has announced a national partnership with Blimpie, to offer the restauran...

Blimpie Launches Blueprint 47

2011-01-26 Blimpie will celebrate its 47th anniversary with the launch of a new program called Blueprint 47.

Blimpie Deflates Calorie Counts, Debuts Lighter Stuff

2010-07-19 The Lighter Stuff menu at sandwich chain contains six new sandwiches under 400 calories.

Blimpie Revamps Store Design

2010-01-20 Restyled design features a natural-looking décor and architectural elements, including warm lighting and iconic photography displayed on the walls.

Blimpie Heads to Kuwait

2009-12-17 Sub shop aiming for 18 stores open in Kuwait by 2014; first set to open in 2010.

A New Twist on the Sub: Pretzel Bread

2009-05-18 Blimpie is introducing new grilled subs and a new bread option, pretzel bread.

Just How Did Blimpie Get its Name?

2009-04-01 Blimpie celebrates its 45 anniversary by telling the unique story behind the brand's name.

Blimpie Trumps Competition on Healthy Dining Finder

2009-02-19 Healthy Dining experts certified seven of the restaurant's sandwiches as nutritionally sound--more than any other sub shop.