2014 trends: What stays and what should go
Certain trends grab the culinary spotlight and refuse to die—even when diners and chefs can no longer stand to hear about them. One view at why some of these trends may merit continuing attention in 2014, while others should be tossed aside with the last of the New Year’s confetti.
Softcard nabs Subway as national mobile payment partner
The industry’s largest chain announced its intentions to accept payments via the Softcard digital wallet system less than a week after McDonald’s, Starbucks and Panera Bread were reportedly committing to Apple’s rival system. Subway was also cited at the time as a likely user of Apple Pay.