Subway opens first UK store in partnership with Applegreen

Subway and Ireland’s leading independent forecourt retailer Applegreen open its first UK store partnership.

The store opened in one of Applegreen’s service stations, Uckfield, East Sussex. Subway currently has more than 1,600 stores in the UK and Ireland with more than 300 open or in development in non-traditional locations.

Uckfield is not only the first site in the UK to host store in partnership with Applegreen, this new partnership coincides with the launch of the new Applegreen brand design.

Trevor Haynes, area development manager of Subway and Ireland said: “This is a very exciting time for our brand, with a great deal of demand for our stores on forecourts and within convienence stores in the UK and Ireland.”

Adrian Grimes, head of food for Applegreen said: “The opening of our first UK Subway store and the launch of the new Applegreen brand design in the UK is an exciting step for the Applegreen and the Subway brand partnership. Applegreen is well-known for providing good value, high quality food and coffee on the go. The Applegreen food team is constantly looking for innovative solutions to help our busy customers through their day. Therefore, with its convenient, fresh approach, a Subway store is a natural complement to our existing forecourt offer.”