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(PHOENIX - July 6, 2017) - The Scottsdale Airpark’s own Foods2000, Inc., which is owned by long-time business partners and residents Rick Ueable and Ken Clark, has been awarded “Restaurant of the Year” honors by SUBWAY® Restaurants of Arizona, beating out more than 400 SUBWAY®  locations statewide, for the exceptional customer service and sales at their Northeast Phoenix Subway restaurant, which is located at 4326 E. Cactus  Road, that is managed by Brandon Risinger.

“We are so pleased to have won this award,” said Chad Barnett, Foods2000 president. “This location won the ‘Restaurant of the Month’ honor in October 2016, for the first time, and we are so proud to have now won ‘Restaurant of the Year.’ Brandon has gone above and beyond in the last year and a half to ensure customers enter a clean, friendly location with exceptional service.”

Foods 2000, Inc. owns and operates more than 40 Subway locations across Arizona from its headquarters in north Scottsdale and have been honored as franchisees of the year six times in recent years. Co-founder Ueable also serves SUBWAY® as past chair and current member of the Independent Purchasing Cooperative (IPC) board of directors, which is responsible for procuring food, packaging, equipment, technology and services for SUBWAY® restaurants in North America through negotiating price, supply and distribution terms. He also serves on the board of directors for SUBWAY®  Kids & Sports of Arizona, a local nonprofit founded by franchisees focused on helping give children access to sports programs, uniforms and equipment.

About SUBWAY® Restaurants

Since 1965, SUBWAY® owners have been devoted to offering customers customized made to order sandwiches with a wide range of better-for-you options. Providing easy access to vegetables, detailed nutrition, dietary, and healthy lifestyle information has been a priority for the SUBWAY® chain for many years, earning the American Heart Association’s Heart Check Meal Certification in 2012 for many Fresh Fit™ meal options. As the world's largest restaurant chain, thousands of dedicated entrepreneurs have the opportunity to run their own business, while playing an important role in their communities. To learn more information about us, visit, like us on Facebook at and follow us on Twitter at

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