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Quiznos Files for Bankruptcy

But chain says it will be business as usual for its stores

(Newser) - Quiznos has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection to reduce its debt by more than $400 million. The sandwich chain said today that it voluntarily filed to reorganize to put a restructuring plan into place. Quiznos says customers won't notice. The company owns and operates only seven of the... More »

The 5 Creepiest Ad Mascots of All Time

In honor of BK's King, Time breaks down the weirdest product hawkers

(Newser) - Now that Burger King’s weird plastic-faced “King” mascot is done terrorizing us , Time decided to break down the creepiest product mascots of all time. You can check out some of their greatest hits in the video gallery below. More »

Subway Sues Quiznos Over Ad Contest

Sandwich-maker offered $10K to fan that best mocked competitor

(Newser) - Subway is suing Quiznos after the sub-maker invited fans to drum up ads for an online contest, the New York Times reports. Two years ago, Quiznos offered $10,000 to the fan whose ad best compared Quiznos subs to Subway's "with Quiznos being superior." Subway fumed after seeing... More »

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