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Togo's Sandwiches

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Togo's Sandwiches

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The sandwich category increased sales by 2.9% and units by 0.3%, despite category heavyweight Subway's 1.7% sales decline and 1.3% unit decline.

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Generously portioned, made-to-order sandwiches on housemade bread

Longtime leader Tony Gioia is stepping down.

It offers made-to-order sandwiches on housemade bread