,Australia

Subway's Geoff Cockerill returns to country director role

The move is a result of the chain’s creation of a new organisational structure in the APAC region.Subway announced changes to its Australia and New Zealand c-suite as a result of the sandwich chain’s creation of a new organisational structure Asia Pacific region.Geoff Cockerill, previously the chain’s regional director for ANZ and Southeast Asia, will revert back to his earlier role of country director.Chris Churchmichael, meanwhile, will also go back to his previous role as director of operations for ANZ.Subway’s creation of a new APAC region also led to the appointment of Eric Foo as its regional president.“Australia is [a] key growth opportunity for the Subway business and this change demonstrates our focus on delivering sales growth for our 1300 local restaurants and our franchise owners,” Cockerill said in a statement. “We have a dynamic and talented team here who will be dedicated to the roll-out of our restaurant refresh program, our menu innovation and our digital guest experience programs.”During the year, Subway has bolstered its delivery footprint to now include Uber Eats, Deliveroo, DoorDash, as well as continuing to offer contact-free express pick-up from every restaurant with their app.“During 2021, we’ll be focused on offering the freshly-made food we’re famous for, with our Everyday Value program providing affordable options at a time when consumers are looking to stretch every dollar further,” he added.
Join QSR Media Australia community
Since you're here...

...there are many ways you can work with us to advertise your company and connect to your customers. Our team can help you dight and create an advertising campaign, in print and digital, on this website and in print magazine.

We can also organize a real life or digital event for you and find thought leader speakers as well as industry leaders, who could be your potential partners, to join the event. We also run some awards programmes which give you an opportunity to be recognized for your achievements during the year and you can join this as a participant or a sponsor.

Let us help you drive your business forward with a good partnership!

The chain is also giving one couple the chance to win free catering.
The Mexican QSR recently embarked on a hiring spree across the country.
The promotion is available across the chain’s 41 stores.
This unit guarantees food quality without increasing operational expenses.
Controlling food costs, lessening waste, and forecasting demand accurately are crucial.
It partnered with Sydney illustrator Julie Luu to feature festive art across store signages and the brand’s 2022 Christmas Calendar.
One applicant will also have the chance to win a year’s worth of free pizza and a Nintendo Switch.
Its current store network is now worth $4 million a year.
Find out how the upgraded digital menu signages improved the brand's operational and cost efficiencies.
The fast food chain has 54 restaurants across SA and 449 nationally.