Great American Cookies recently announced the opening of its 400th location. Since its inception in 1977, the chain has expanded to 31 states and five countries around the world. In the last two years, Great American Cookies has opened 73 new locations and entered new states such as Alaska, Arizona, Illinois and New Mexico.

“For the last 46 years, we have proven that Great American Cookies is a strong franchise concept that stands the test of time,” says Allison Lauenstein, president of Great American Cookies. “While the space has gained new entrants over the years, our customers continue to celebrate their milestones with our Original Cookie Cakes and create sweet memories with our fresh-baked cookies. Opening our 400th location is an incredible achievement that we dedicate to our amazing franchisees and raving fans. Thank you for helping us continue to share the fun of Great American Cookies across the globe.”

Great American Cookies recently celebrated its birthday. To keep the celebration going throughout August, loyalty members can score double points on all cookie cake purchases.