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Subway’s Lack Of Transparency Is Out Of Step With The Franchise Industry

Jul 11, 2019 10:18 AM EDT | By Staff Reporter
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Subway’s Lack Of Transparency Is Out Of Step With The Franchise Industry
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This past weekend, sandwich lovers and franchise industry folks alike were struck by a report from the New York Times that described how the structure of sandwich franchise Subway allows franchisees with authority to target others for closure or takeover. It's a fascinating read about a dangerous culture of conflict of interest that helped a restaurant chain become the largest franchise in the world. 

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