Blimpie Franchise News

Browse the latest corporate news from Blimpie.

Blimpie adds some Italian culinary history to its menu with two new piadina Italian flatbread sandwiches, an authentic Italian street food that dates back to ancient Roman times.
  • Feb 8th, 2017
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Blimpie®, America’s Sub Shop, is helping customers stay warm over the holidays with three Hot Heroes, in stores now until February 5, 2017.
  • Nov 14th, 2016
  • 16    0
Blimpie®, the iconic American sandwich chain, has recently announced the creation of new Bigger, Better BBQ sandwiches featuring three bold and flavorful subs: The Spicy Piggy, The Twisted Piggy and The BBQ Chick.
  • Jun 9th, 2016
  • 26    2
Blimpie® recently announced their Combo Craze Promotion, an online "match-and-win" game hosted on the Blimpie website that gives loyal fans a chance to win a grand prize trip for two to New York City.
  • Apr 19th, 2016
  • 26    0
Happy Birthday, Blimpie! To celebrate Blimpie®’s ( 52nd birthday, stores nationwide will serve up big flavor at 1960’s prices on Monday, April 4th.
  • Apr 4th, 2016
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Bring your appetite, sub fans; The Blimp has arrived!
  • Feb 17th, 2016
  • 15    0
Super Bowl parties are traditionally a fattening food fest, but a recently released survey by Blimpie (, America's Sub Shop, reveals Americans call time-out on calorie-packed favorites and crave healthier options on game day.
  • Jan 28th, 2015
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Blimpie® ( fans submitted hundreds of ideas garnering thousands of votes to create fan-inspired commercials in honor of the brand's 50th birthday.
  • Aug 8th, 2014
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To celebrate Blimpie's 50th birthday on April 4th, stores nationwide will be selling their regular-sized Blimpie Best® sub for just 50 cents that day to the first 200 customers in each location; the price point symbolizing 50 years of amazing subs.
  • Mar 25th, 2014
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As part of a new restaurant trend to engage Millennials, Blimpie®, our nation's iconic sub chain, is one of a few quick service restaurants launching mobile game apps.
  • Sep 17th, 2013
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Blimpie®, America’s Sub Shop®, has recently launched an eGift program that allows customers to send and receive Blimpie gift cards via email or mobile phone.
  • May 14th, 2013
  • 32    2
Land O'Frost, the nation's largest family-owned packaged lunch meat company, has announced a national partnership with Blimpie, to offer the restaurant chain's signature meats in its popular Sub Sandwich Kits for consumers across the country.
  • Jan 9th, 2012
  • 48    3
Patrick Conlin, Blimpie Area Developer for Long Island, NY, announced two more Blimpie® franchised restaurants scheduled to open in the next 60 days.
  • Apr 21st, 2011
  • 65    3
Entrepreneur(R) magazine ranks Blimpie(R) #221 among its Franchise 500(R) in the January 2011 issue, which is a move up for America's Sub Shop(R) from #438 in 2010.
  • Feb 1st, 2011
  • 119    8
Patrick Conlin, Blimpie(R) area developer, announced that multi-unit franchisee, Naseem Cheema, has opened his third Blimpie franchise restaurant on Long Island, in Deer Park, in Suffolk County, NY. The high-traffic location is in a major industrial park
  • Jan 18th, 2011
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Blimpie(R), the sub shop franchise known for slicing it fresh, recently introduced a new menu line encouraging healthy, active lifestyles called The Lighter Stuff. Featuring six new items, The Lighter Stuff menu is now available at participating Blimpie f
  • Jul 20th, 2010
  • 43    2
Blimpie(R), America's Sub Shop(R), unveils a new restaurant design that melds the past with the future by incorporating classic, contemporary Americana design concepts.
  • Jan 20th, 2010
  • 83    6
Are you already feeling low over that lofty New Year's resolution to lose weight and gain self-esteem?
  • Jan 7th, 2010
  • 103    2
After 45 years in the sub-sandwich franchise business, no other sandwich franchise throws an affordable sub celebration like BLIMPIE(R). This year more than ever, with the fluctuating economy, the BLIMPIE franchise catering menu is a great value...
  • Jan 5th, 2010
  • 88    0
Serving Americans the highest quality, deli-sliced subs for more than 45 years, Blimpie announces plans for its first location in Kuwait. In partnership with International Famous Franchises Co. (IFF), Blimpie's parent company, Kahala, has announced...
  • Dec 17th, 2009
  • 76    4
Michelle Keen, the daughter of BLIMPIE franchise owners, Arthur and Kay Keen, in Boise, ID, is the winner of the annual $5,000 Randy G. Pirotin Educational Scholarship.
  • Oct 22nd, 2009
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Blimpie franchisees are offering a new dinner-time tiered menu. Making dinner an easier and more affordable meal is another benefit of the Blimpie franchise opportunity.
  • Oct 14th, 2009
  • 58    1
Blimpie(R) America's Sub Shop(TM) is making dinner an easier and more affordable meal with a new dinner-time tiered menu.
  • Oct 6th, 2009
  • 32    0
Blimpie® America's Sub Shop™ is introducing new grilled subs and adding a twist to their selection of 12 freshly baked breads.
  • May 19th, 2009
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The Blimpie Subs & Salads restaurant chain announced plans to aggressively seek college seniors to join their team as franchise owners.
  • Apr 20th, 2009
  • 91    0
Blimpie sub shops are best known for serving up freshly sliced deli meats, cheeses, lettuce and tomatoes piled high on freshly baked breads at an affordable price. But on April 4, as Blimpie celebrates its 45th anniversary, many people still don't know...
  • Apr 2nd, 2009
  • 82    1
Making health conscious decisions about food just became easier and tastier now that Blimpie Subs and Salads has partnered with
  • Feb 19th, 2009
  • 54    0
In 1964, when the first BLIMPIE opened in Hoboken, N.J., the submarine sandwich phenomenon of today was something former owners Tony, Peter and Angelo only dreamed of.
  • Apr 25th, 2008
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Nicholas Lagano, president of Blimpie Associates, Ltd., announced the awarding of franchise development rights for BLIMPIE branded restaurants throughout the greater Philadelphia metropolitan area to ...
  • Sep 8th, 2006
  • 107    4
Last fall, BLIMPIE International Inc., global franchisor of BLIMPIE® restaurants, announced its intentions to re-invigorate the BLIMPIE brand. Wasting no time, the vision is becoming reality with the ...
  • Mar 23rd, 2005
  • 56    0

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