NEW YORK - August 19, 2015 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Port of Subs, the Nevada-based fast casual sandwich brand with over 140 restaurant locations, today announced its partnership with Olo, the leading provider of online and mobile ordering solutions for the restaurant industry. The partnership debuts a new mobile app and online ordering program, giving loyal fans the option of ordering and customizing their favorite hand-crafted superior sandwiches online via web and smartphone platforms at order.portofsubs.com, Apple’s App Store, and Google Play.
Port of Subs, known for its award-winning sandwiches, fresh, top quality ingredients and superior customer service, will now offer guests the ability to order and pay online or via their mobile device. The new program lets guests choose from a plethora of handcrafted sandwiches, wraps and salads, all made with freshly sliced, top quality meats and cheeses, freshly baked breads and zesty dressings and spices. Customers are able to arrive at the restaurant, Skip the Line®, grab their food and go. The program will also integrate seamlessly with Port of Subs’ current “sliced fresh” rewards program.
“We pride ourselves on both outstanding sandwiches and customer service,” said John Larsen, CEO of Port of Subs. “Having an app to swiftly process and place orders will not only allow customers to quickly create customizable sandwiches, but will also enable our employees to deliver a better experience for customers at all of our locations.”
“We’re thrilled to partner with a brand that is as passionate about the total guest experience as Port of Subs is,” said Noah Glass, Founder & CEO of Olo. “Their customers can now save time and order the sandwich they want in just a few taps before they arrive at the store, skip the line, and enjoy a satisfying meal.”
Port of Subs’ new digital ordering experience is now available at restaurants across the U.S. For a location nearest you, visit http://portofsubs.com.
Port of Subs was founded in 1972 by two brothers from New Jersey. John Larsen, a Public Accountant who had been advising the brothers, purchased the company in 1975 and renamed it Port of Subs after holding a community-wide contest for its new name. The sandwich franchise chain is best known for its quality sandwich making and superior customer service. Entrepreneur Magazine’s “Franchise 500” and Restaurants and Institutions “Top 400” have recognized Port of Subs® as one of the top franchising opportunities. Port of Subs has also been voted Reno’s Best sub-sandwich restaurant 18 years in a row, repeatedly voted Las Vegas’s Best sub sandwich restaurant and voted Bellingham, Washington’s Best Sandwich in 2001. Port of Subs® is a member of the International Franchise Association. Currently Port of Subs® has more than 140 units open in seven Western states. For more information, visit http://portofsubs.com/.
Founded in 2005, Olo is the original and best-in-class provider of online and mobile ordering capabilities for the restaurant industry. More than 150 top restaurant brands rely on Olo’s award-winning multi-channel sales platform to seamlessly integrate online and mobile orders with their point-of-sale systems, so operators have freedom of choice in technology and maintain an independent relationship with their customers. Today, more than 13 million customers use Olo to order ahead and get food faster at their favorite restaurants across the U.S. Learn more at Olo.com.
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