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Jul 27, 2015, 08:00 ET
This infographic details the top reasons parents reward their kids and how they're rewarded.

Survey Conducted by Great American Cookies® Reveals 94 Percent of American Parents Admit to Bribing Their Children for Good Behavior

 It's official, American parents know how to sweet talk their children! Whether it's completing household chores, doing well in school, or just...

Mar 24, 2015, 07:30 ET
Great American Cookies Sweetens Tax Day 2015 With One Free Sugar Cookie for Customers!

Great American Cookies® Sweetens Tax Day 2015 With One Free Sugar Cookie for Customers!

 Sugar! Sugar! Great American Cookies®, the national gourmet cookie shop, is continuing its annual Tax Day freebie tradition by offering a...

Feb 02, 2015, 08:00 ET
Enter to win with one free Valentine's Day Cookie Cake per year, for the next 30 years.

Cookie Cakes Steal Hearts Nationwide This February! Great American Cookies® Announces Valentine's For Life Sweepstakes

Cookie lovers are swooning over Valentine's for Life, the latest sweepstakes launched by Great American Cookies®. On February 14, Cupid's...

Dec 18, 2014, 07:30 ET

Great American Cookies® Ranks Number One in Entrepreneur Magazine's Annual Franchise 500 Issue

 Great American Cookies® is proud to announce that it has ranked number one in Entrepreneur Magazine's Annual Franchise 500 issue for the...

Nov 18, 2014, 07:30 ET
Free Cookie on Dec. 4 at Great American Cookies!

Celebrate National Cookie Day with a Free Cookie from Great American Cookies®

 Ho Ho Happy National Cookie Day! On Thursday, December 4th, Great American Cookies®, the only brand endorsed by Santa Claus, will provide...

Oct 01, 2014, 14:46 ET
In Honor of National Cookie Month, Santa Claus Endorses Great American Cookies(R) as His Favorite Cookies of All Time (PRNewsFoto/Great American Cookies)

Santa Claus Endorses Great American Cookies® as His Favorite Cookies of All Time

 The stockings aren't yet hung by the chimney with care, but Santa Claus made an early one-day only appearance to make a special public...

Aug 05, 2014, 19:14 ET
Great American Cookies Applauds NCAA Ruling in Favor of Icing. (PRNewsFoto/Great American Cookies)

Great American Cookies® Applauds National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA®) Ruling In Favor of Icing on Cookie Cakes

 Sweet, sweet news! Recently, news broke that the University of South Carolina self reported an infraction involving "impermissible icing" on...

Mar 25, 2014, 07:30 ET
Free Original Chocolate Chip Cookie on Tax Day at Great American Cookies!.  (PRNewsFoto/Great American Cookies)

Free Cookies for the People on Tax Day! Great American Cookies® Announces "Incomes the Sweetness" Promotion

 Hear ye, Hear ye! Great American Cookies® declares cookies for all on Tax Day, April 15, 2014! Through the "Incomes the Sweetness"...

Jun 28, 2013, 08:00 ET

Great American Cookies® Wants Everyone to Make this 4th of July a "Doozie" to Remember

 Great American Cookies® is sweetening up this summer and inviting customers to make this 4th of July a "Doozie" to remember! Nothing says...

Apr 12, 2013, 08:00 ET

Great American Cookies® Issues "Cookie Currency" to Sweeten Tax Day

 Great American Cookies® seeks to sweeten up Tax Day this year by offering customers a FREE Birthday Cake Cookie on Monday, April 15, 2013...

Jan 16, 2013, 08:00 ET

Great American Cookies® Serves Up Sensational Sweets for Valentine's Day

 Great American Cookies® is celebrating sweethearts across the country this Valentine's Day in a big way. From new designs of their...

Dec 11, 2012, 08:00 ET

Great American Cookies® Just In Time for the Holidays

 Great American Cookies is pleased to announce the launch of its new Great American Cookies® break & bake cookie product available for...

Nov 08, 2012, 08:00 ET

Great American Cookies ® Honors Veterans with Free Cookie Giveaway

 Great American Cookies® is honoring the brave men and women serving our country this year with a free cookie giveaway. On Sunday,...

Oct 01, 2012, 00:07 ET

Great American Cookies® Celebrates National Cookie Month TODAY -- Monday, October 1st with FREE Cookies ALL Day Long

Great American Cookies® announced today that it will be celebrating the kickoff of National Cookie Month today by once again giving FREE...

May 21, 2012, 08:07 ET
Go Mobile With Great American Cookies(R) New Food Truck.  (PRNewsFoto/Great American Cookies)

Go Mobile With Great American Cookies® New Food Truck

 Great American Cookies®, the national cookie bakery, is pleased to introduce the brand's first cookie truck, making its way through the...

May 15, 2012, 08:07 ET

Celebrate Father's Day with Great American Cookies® 'Great American Dad' Contest and Win a Trip to the National Baseball Hall of Fame

To celebrate Father's Day, Great American Cookies® ( will be hosting a national contest celebrating the 'Great...

Jan 11, 2012, 07:26 ET

Great American Cookies® Celebrates 2012's Sweetest Holiday With New Romantic Cookie Cake Designs

 Great American Cookies announced today that it is introducing four new romantic Cookie Cake designs this Valentine's Day, including...

Dec 19, 2011, 10:09 ET

Great American Cookies® Seeks Great American Love Story

 Great American Cookies announced today that the brand has launched its first-ever search for the "Great American Love Story." To...

Oct 17, 2011, 08:26 ET

Great American Cookies® Invites All to "Cookie Cake for a Cure" Super Cookie Cake Party

What: Houston Great American Cookies® locations are working to raise money, and awareness, for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) by...

Sep 28, 2011, 08:03 ET

Great American Cookies® Expands Great American Patriot Program

ATLANTA, Sept. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GFG Management, LLC announced today that, due to increasing interest from potential franchisees, it has...