Subway Competitors and Similar CompaniesClear all

Subway's competitors and similar companies include Inspire Brands, Darden Restaurants, Yum China, Pizza Hut, McDonald's, Domino's Pizza and Starbucks.
Subway
Subway
SUBWAY is a fast food restaurant franchise that primarily sells submarine sandwiches.
Inspire Brands
Inspire Brands
Inspire Brands is a multi-brand restaurant company.
Darden Restaurants
Darden Restaurants
Darden Restaurants is a company that, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates full-service restaurants.
Yum China
Yum China
Yum China Holdings is a company engaged in the restaurant industry.
Pizza Hut
Pizza Hut
Pizza Hut is an international restaurant chain specializing in the sale of ready-to-eat pizza products.
McDonald's
McDonald's
McDonald's is a foodservice retailer that operates and franchises McDonald's fast-food restaurants.
Domino's Pizza
Domino's Pizza
Domino's Pizza is a pizza delivery company.
Starbucks
Starbucks
Starbucks is a company that operates as a marketer and retailer of coffee and food products.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1965
Founding Date
2018
Founding Date
1968
Founding Date
1987
Founding Date
1958
Founding Date
1940
Founding Date
1960
Founding Date
1971
Type
Type
Private
Type
Private
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Tags
Locations
Locations
Milford, US HQ
Locations
Atlanta, US HQ
Canton, US
Champaign, US
Minneapolis, US
Oklahoma City, US
Locations
Orlando, US HQ
Orlando, US
Locations
Shanghai, CN HQ
Locations
Plano, US HQ
Locations
Chicago, US HQ
Pennant Hills, AU
Brunn Am Gebirge, AT
Zaventem, BE
Cidade De Barueri, BR
Toronto, CA
Praha, CZ
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Locations
Ann Arbor, US HQ
Locations
Seattle, US HQ
Richmond, AU
Vienna, AT
Varginha, BR
Toronto, CA
Shanghai, CN
San José, CR
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Employees
Employees
96,0761% decrease
Employees
50,553
Employees
187,3845% increase
Employees
400,000
Employees
73,8621% decrease
Employees
150,000
Employees
11,2002% increase
Employees
381,0005% decrease
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
17.1 b
Valuation ($)
12.2 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
180.2 b
Valuation ($)
17.3 b
Valuation ($)
86.4 b
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
2.2 m
Twitter followers
2.1 k
Twitter followers
15.1 k
Twitter followers
N/A
Twitter followers
1.7 m
Twitter followers
174.8 k
Twitter followers
1.5 m
Twitter followers
11 m
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
269
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
745
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
890
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
587
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
5.1
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
4.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
15.3
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
176.3
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
20.07%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
32.35%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
22.02%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
51.45%

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
$14b (Y, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$10.5b (FY, 2023)
Revenue (est.)
$11b (FY, 2023)
Revenue (est.)
$1b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$25.5b (FY, 2023)
Revenue (est.)
$4.5b (FY, 2023)
Revenue (est.)
$36b (FY, 2023)
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
$5.1b (FY, 2023)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
$457m (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$10.7b (FY, 2023)
Cost of goods
$2.8b (FY, 2023)
Cost of goods
$11.4b (FY, 2023)
Gross profit
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
$5.4b (FY, 2023)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
$570m (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$14.8b (FY, 2023)
Gross profit
$1.7b (FY, 2023)
Gross profit
$24.6b (FY, 2023)
Net income
Net income
N/A
Net income
N/A
Net income
$981.9m (FY, 2023)
Net income
$901m (FY, 2023)
Net income
N/A
Net income
$8.5b (FY, 2023)
Net income
$519.1m (FY, 2023)
Net income
$4.1b (FY, 2023)

Operating

Countries
Countries
100 (Jun, 2023)
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
113 (FY, 2019)
Countries
100 (FY, 2022)
Countries
N/A
Countries
86 (Q3, 2023)
Franchised Restaurants
Franchised Restaurants
N/A
Franchised Restaurants
N/A
Franchised Restaurants
62 (FY, 2020)
Franchised Restaurants
N/A
Franchised Restaurants
18.6 k (FY, 2019)
Franchised Restaurants
38.2 k (FY, 2022)
Franchised Restaurants
N/A
Franchised Restaurants
N/A
Owned Restaurants
Owned Restaurants
N/A
Owned Restaurants
N/A
Owned Restaurants
N/A
Owned Restaurants
N/A
Owned Restaurants
100 (FY, 2019)
Owned Restaurants
2.1 k (FY, 2022)
Owned Restaurants
N/A
Owned Restaurants
N/A
Restaurants
Restaurants
37 k (Jun, 2023)
Restaurants
N/A
Restaurants
1.8 k (FY, 2020)
Restaurants
N/A
Restaurants
18.7 k (FY, 2019)
Restaurants
40.3 k (FY, 2022)
Restaurants
N/A
Restaurants
N/A
Restaurants (US)
Restaurants (US)
N/A
Restaurants (US)
N/A
Restaurants (US)
1.8 k (FY, 2020)
Restaurants (US)
N/A
Restaurants (US)
N/A
Restaurants (US)
13.4 k (FY, 2022)
Restaurants (US)
N/A
Restaurants (US)
N/A
Restaurants Closed
Restaurants Closed
N/A
Restaurants Closed
N/A
Restaurants Closed
24 (FY, 2020)
Restaurants Closed
N/A
Restaurants Closed
N/A
Restaurants Closed
1.3 k (FY, 2022)
Restaurants Closed
N/A
Restaurants Closed
N/A
Restaurants Opened
Restaurants Opened
N/A
Restaurants Opened
N/A
Restaurants Opened
36 (FY, 2020)
Restaurants Opened
N/A
Restaurants Opened
N/A
Restaurants Opened
1.6 k (FY, 2022)
Restaurants Opened
N/A
Restaurants Opened
N/A
Stores
Stores
N/A
Stores
N/A
Stores
N/A
Stores
9.2 k (FY, 2019)
Stores
N/A
Stores
N/A
Stores
18.1 k (Q2, 2021)
Stores
37.2 k (Q3, 2023)

Funding

Total funding raised
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 460m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 900m
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Inspire Brands
HQ
Atlanta, US
Employees
50,553

Inspire Brands is a multi-brand restaurant company.

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Darden Restaurants
HQ
Orlando, US
Employees
187,384↑ 5% increase

Darden Restaurants is a company that, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates full-service restaurants.

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Yum China
HQ
Shanghai, CN
Employees
400,000

Yum China Holdings is a company engaged in the restaurant industry.

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Pizza Hut
HQ
Plano, US

Pizza Hut is an international restaurant chain specializing in the sale of ready-to-eat pizza products.

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