Crumbs Bake Shop (NASDAQ: CRMB), the nation’s largest cupcake specialty retailer, is helping Girl Scouts of the USA celebrate National Girl Scout Cookie Day SM, February 8 , 2013, by releasing a limited edition Girl Scout Thin Mints® Cupcake. Today through February 22 nd, the Girl Scout Thin Mints® Cupcake will be sold exclusively in all 64 Crumbs Bake Shop locations nationwide and on its website www.crumbs.com. The Girl Scout Thin Mints® Cupcake is inspired by the iconic Thin Mints ® cookie and features a chocolate devil’s food cake base filled with chocolate fudge and topped with mint-flavored cream cheese frosting. The cupcake is edged with chocolate cake crumbs and topped with a Thin Mints ® Cookie.
National Girl Scout Cookie Day brings attention to the Girl Scout Cookie Program, the largest girl-led business in the world, where girls learn five essential life skills: goal setting, money management, decision making, people skills and business ethics.
“We are so excited to collaborate with the Girl Scouts and celebrate National Girl Scout Cookie Day SM,” says Julian R. Geiger, President and CEO of Crumbs Bake Shop. “Girl Scouts of the USA and the Girl Scout Cookie Program represent what we at Crumbs also believe — that by empowering girls you can inspire them to do great things."
“We are pleased to be working with Crumbs Bake Shop to celebrate National Girl Scout Cookie Day,” said Barry Horowitz, vice president and general manager, Girl Scout Merchandise, Girl Scouts of the USA. "As we launch into our next century of leadership, we hope our work with Crumbs Bake Shop raises awareness about the Girl Scout Cookie Program and all the business and financial literacy skills girls learn from participating in this annual activity."The Crumbs Thin Mints® Cupcake will be available while supplies last from February 8 – February 22, 2013. For more information please visit www.crumbs.com. About Crumbs Bake Shop The first Crumbs bake shop opened in March 2003 on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. The Company is well known for its innovative and oversized gourmet cupcakes. The Company currently has 64 locations, including 38 locations in the New York Metro area, six locations on the West Coast, five locations in Washington, D.C., two locations in Virginia, six locations in Chicago, Illinois, five locations in Boston, Massachusetts, one location in Pennsylvania, and one location in Delaware.