Subway to add 2,500 locations in 2012

New York City -- Subway Restaurants plans to add 2,500 restaurants in 2012, according to a report on

In 2011, Subway opened more than 2,100 locations, including 1,000 new units in the United States and Canada.  A big part of the chain's growth came from nontraditional spaces such as convenience stores, department stores, train stations, museums, hotel lobbies and movie theaters, the report said.