Subway’s Amazingly Stupid Response To Footlong Controversy

It’s begging for legal action. posted on

Perth, Australia, teenager Matt Corby is reported to have been the first person to post an image of a less-than-a-foot-long Subway Footlong (above).

Via Subway Australia’s official Facebook page.


“With regards to the size of the bread and calling it a footlong, “SUBWAY FOOTLONG” is a registered trademark as a descriptive name for the sub sold in Subway® Restaurants and not intended to be a measurement of length.”

That’s not what their advertising suggests. See below.

Images from a Subway U.S. 2008 commercial.


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