Reader submission: Tacony’s Dietz & Watson brings the Northeast (and sandwiches) to the rest of Philly 0
Who says there’s no such thing as a free lunch?
Thousands of people stood in fast-moving lines on Dilworth Plaza outside City Hall yesterday, with good reason: Dietz & Watson was there to give each and every one of them a freshly made wrap sandwich and a bottle of ice-cold water. Our corporate neighbor, in that big, shiny, 600,000-square-foot facility at 5701 Tacony St., sure knows how to throw an anniversary party!
They did so by inviting everyone to celebrate the company’s 70 years in Philadelphia by giving people a free lunch. A group of 550 employees from the neighborhood plant were on hand to make the sandwiches (moving fast) and hand them out to all of us with a description (mine was baked turkey with roasted garlic-infused American cheese and D&W’s own cranberry honey mustard) and a smile. continue reading »