Subway (restaurant)

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Subway is an American privately-held restaurant franchise that primarily sells submarine sandwiches (subs) and salads.wikipedia
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Fred DeLuca

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In 1965, Fred DeLuca borrowed $1,000 from friend Peter Buck to start "Pete's Super Submarines" in Bridgeport, Connecticut, and in the following year, they formed Doctor's Associates Inc. to oversee operations of the restaurants as the franchise expanded.
Frederick Adrian DeLuca (October 3, 1947 – September 14, 2015) was an American businessman, best known as the co-founder of the Subway franchise of sandwich shops.

Bridgeport, Connecticut

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In 1965, Fred DeLuca borrowed $1,000 from friend Peter Buck to start "Pete's Super Submarines" in Bridgeport, Connecticut, and in the following year, they formed Doctor's Associates Inc. to oversee operations of the restaurants as the franchise expanded.
The first Subway restaurant opened in Bridgeport's North End in 1965.

Milford, Connecticut

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Subway's international headquarters are in Milford, Connecticut, with five regional centers supporting the company's international operations.
The city became host to several headquarters of multinational corporations, including the Schick Shaving company, and Doctor's Associates, Inc., owners of the Subway chain of fast-food restaurants.

Peter Buck (restaurateur)

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In 1965, Fred DeLuca borrowed $1,000 from friend Peter Buck to start "Pete's Super Submarines" in Bridgeport, Connecticut, and in the following year, they formed Doctor's Associates Inc. to oversee operations of the restaurants as the franchise expanded.
He co-founded the Subway fast food restaurant chain.

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Subway is an American privately-held restaurant franchise that primarily sells submarine sandwiches (subs) and salads.
Subway is known for their sub sandwiches and are the largest restaurant chain to serve such food items.

Suzanne Greco

In January 2015, Suzanne Greco became president and CEO after her brother Fred DeLuca, the company’s first CEO, died of leukemia in September 2015 after being ill for two years.
Suzanne Greco (born 1957/58) is an American businesswoman who was the president and CEO of the Subway fast food chain, a position she held between January 2015 and June 2018.

Walmart

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In 2004, Subway began opening stores in Walmart supercenters and surpassed the number of McDonald's locations inside U.S. Walmart stores in 2007.
Most locations that opened up after the announcement had Subway as their restaurants, and some McDonald's inside the stores were replaced with Subways.

Jared Fogle

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Former Subway spokesman Jared Fogle attended the opening.
Jared Scott Fogle (born August 23, 1977), is an American former spokesperson for Subway restaurants who was convicted of sexual offenses against minors.

Subway Israel

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In 2006, the first kosher Subway restaurant in the United States opened, in a suburb of Cleveland, Ohio in the Mandel JCC of Cleveland.
Subway Israel was a fast food sandwich chain, an international franchise of Subway.

Seattle's Best Coffee

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In November 2009, Subway signed a deal to serve exclusively Seattle's Best Coffee coffee as part of its breakfast menu in the US.
Sub-stores can also be found at many other businesses and college campuses, including JCPenney and Subway restaurants.

Submarine sandwich

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Subway is an American privately-held restaurant franchise that primarily sells submarine sandwiches (subs) and salads.
Major international chains include Firehouse Subs, Quiznos, Mr. Sub and the largest restaurant chain in the world, Subway.

Fast food advertising

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Subway is the second-biggest fast food advertiser in the United States, behind only McDonald's.
A 2013 Ad Age compilation of the 25 largest U.S. advertisers ranked McDonald's as the fourth-largest advertiser (spending US$957,000,000 on measurable advertisements in 2012) and Subway as the nineteenth largest (US$516,000,000).

Subway 400

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Subway has sponsored a number of sports events, particularly NASCAR races, including the Subway 400 (2002–2004), Subway 500 (2003–2007), Subway Fresh 500 (2005–2013) and the Subway Firecracker 250 (2009–2016).
This 400-mile (644 km) annual race was sponsored by Subway and was held at North Carolina Speedway (The Rock) since 1966.

Chuck (TV series)

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Subway ran a product placement campaign in the US TV series Chuck since its first season.
The campaign was unique in that fans specifically targeted a sponsor of the show, the Subway restaurant chain, leading to the chain striking a major sponsorship deal with NBC to help cover costs of the third season.

Wrap (food)

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In addition to these, the chain also sells wraps, salad, paninis, and baked goods (including cookies, doughnuts, and muffins).
Restaurants such as Camille's Sidewalk Cafe, Sonic Drive-In, Jason's Deli, Buffalo Wild Wings, Subway, Chick-fil-A, Roly Poly and McAlister's Deli serve wraps.

Quiznos

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Competitors such as Quiznos and McDonald's do not pay VAT on similar food.
Quiznos was the second-largest submarine sandwich shop chain in North America, behind Subway.

CHL Canada/Russia Series

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Subway sponsored the Subway Super Series ice hockey tournament from 2009–2014.
Subway restaurants became the corporate title sponsor of the CHL Canada/Russia series.

John Chidsey

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John Walker Chidsey (born 1962) is an American businessman and attorney, and was named as CEO of Subway, as of November 2019.

Vani Hari

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Subway made alterations to its bread after food blogger and activist Vani Hari gathered more than 50,000 signatures in a petition drive.
In February 2014, Hari launched a petition on her website asking Subway to remove azodicarbonamide (a safe flour bleaching agent and dough conditioner) from their sandwich bread.

Family Guy

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In November 2007, Subway's US commercials featured the cartoon character Peter Griffin (from FOX's Family Guy) promoting its new Subway Feast sandwich.
In 2008, the character Peter appeared in advertisements for Subway Restaurants, promoting the restaurant's massive feast sandwich.

Heart Research UK

Subway's range of "Low Fat" subs is endorsed by the charity Heart Research UK.
Since 2009, Heart Research UK has been partnered with Subway® to support customers’ choice for a low fat option.

Peter Griffin

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In November 2007, Subway's US commercials featured the cartoon character Peter Griffin (from FOX's Family Guy) promoting its new Subway Feast sandwich.
In 2008, the character appeared in advertisements for Subway, promoting the restaurant's massive feast sandwich.

Product placement

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Subway ran a product placement campaign in the US TV series Chuck since its first season.
In April 2009, fans of the television series Chuck responded to a placement by Subway restaurants with a grassroots effort to save the show from cancellation.

Sandwich bread

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Before Vani Hari's petition, Subway had used azodicarbonamide as a bread conditioner, to whiten the dough and allow sandwich bread to bake more quickly.
Some companies and restaurants, such as Subway, bake bread that is specifically used for the preparation of sandwiches.