New additions to breakfast menus across Canada

By Laura McGuire and Aaron Jourden Opportunities for operators to boost traffic at breakfast are expanding. Growing consumer interest in around-the-clock foodservice options, as well as a greater emphasis on convenience and better-for-you attributes in the morning are leading to some breakfast movements gaining greater traction. Here’s a look at three trends operators can incorporate […]

Fresh off the press: Paninis have arrived at Subway

Sandwich chain introduces four paninis on fresh-baked ciabatta bread Press release It’s a great time to be a sandwich lover! Subway is introducing four new paninis to its everyday menu. Available at participating restaurants across the nation, the new gourmet paninis are served on fresh-baked ciabatta bread featuring quality meats, fresh vegetables and warm melted cheese […]

A&W to add all-day breakfast to its menu

Press release A&W becomes first national burger chain to offer all-day breakfast A&W Food Services of Canada Inc.―Canada’s original and fastest growing quick service burger chain, with over $1 billion in annual sales―is adding all-day breakfast to its menu. All-day breakfast joins the all-day burgers A&W already serves at its restaurants, and will feature A&W’s handheld Bacon […]

Pita Pit asks Canadians to make a resolution of ‘refusing to settle’ in 2017

Press release Rapidly growing franchise brand encourages guests to demand more from their food For years, Pita Pit has been a partner with its loyal fans in creating meaningful New Year’s resolutions through the brand’s annual Resolution Solution campaign. This year, Pita Pit is making a resolution of its own by stepping away from the idea that […]

SUBWAY Canada introduces a turkey sandwich like no other

Press release Give in to goodness with the new Carved Turkey Sandwich In a season all about comfort food, SUBWAY Canada is giving customers a new way to give in to their Sandwish with a sandwich like no other. The Carved Turkey sandwich, made with thick-cut slices of 100 per cent Canadian turkey and topped […]

SUBWAY Canada to celebrate National Sandwich Day by donating 303,030 meals to food banks across Canada

Press release Sandwich shop partners with Food Banks Canada This National Sandwich Day will be full of giving. For every sandwich purchased with a drink on November 3, 2016, SUBWAY® Canada will donate the monetary equivalent of a meal to Food Banks Canada. In addition to donating a meal, participating sandwich shops will also give the purchaser […]

SUBWAY restaurants provides update on menu transformation and new Canadian sourcing initiatives

Press release Sandwich chain on its way to removing artificial colours, flavours and preservatives from the menu by 2017 SUBWAY restaurants made a bold commitment to remove all artificial colours, flavours and preservatives by 2017. To date, SUBWAY Canada has removed artificial colours, flavours and preservatives from 28 menu items, adding turkey, chicken and roast beef to its growing […]

Spicy Boneless Chicken Wing sub now available at MR.SUB

Press release Wing Night just got portable with the launch of the Spicy Boneless Chicken Wing sub! Guests can now enjoy a 12″ Spicy Boneless Chicken Wing Sub for the incredible price of $7.99 plus tax. The Spicy Boneless Chicken Wing Sub is made with mouth-watering, seasoned all white meat chicken bites, lightly breaded in a spicy […]

SUBWAY Digital grows global e-commerce capabilities with acquisition from Avanti Commerce

Press release World’s largest restaurant brand enhances digital storefront platform SUBWAY restaurants announces the acquisition of a digital technology team and assets from Avanti Commerce, a Vancouver-based online commerce solution provider and SUBWAY restaurants partner since 2011. The 20-person team joining SUBWAY Digital from Avanti Commerce will remain and grow in Vancouver, which is a technology hub […]