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Subway's Giving Away Free Subs. Who's Paying?

Subway is giving away coupons good at certain locations for a free foot-long sub with the purchase of a 21-ounce soda.

McDonald's Menu Discounts Give Rise to Franchisee Anxiety

McDonald's corporate focus on discounted menu items to bring in more traffic appears to be sitting poorly among some franchisees.

Pretty Bubbles

A few days ago I received a Groupon for a decent Mexican restaurant nearby. I bought it and used it to take a suddenly indigent friend out to dinner.

Jamba Counteracts McDonald's Smoothie Moves

Imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery, but Jamba Juice is reacting to McDonald's incursion into its traditional territory by taking strong countermeasures.

Is twitter a waste of time or a real marketing tool for franchise organizations?

Many of us spend time following and hoping to be followed on twitter. Many businesses who are on twitter are saying they spend so much time on twitter with no real impact.