‘I cannot afford it. I am in too much debt at the moment I have taken out a lot of personal loans to survive,’ the franchisee said. ‘If I take another loan from the bank I cannot pay as it is too high. My life is hell now. I am stuck.’
However Subway seem committed to their long-term future with plenty of new initiatives - including a loyalty card, new options for vegans, new cookie varieties and low-carb options - to build the business.
Says a Subway spokesperson: 'Over the past 10 years, the tastes and the palates of our Australian guests have changed quite significantly, and what they're looking for, for their lunch or for their dinner has changed as well.’