What Does Crumbl Do With Leftover Cookies?

What Does Crumbl Do With Leftover Cookies?
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Crumbl Cookies are all the rage. If you pop open Tik Tok, bound to see at least one influencer with a Cookie in hand.

They company bakes a a lot of product, so you might be wondering what What Does Crumbl Do With Leftover Cookies? Are they served the next day, do they get thrown away? What’s the story?

Keep on reading, as we take a look into what the company does with their leftover cookies that don’t get sold!

What Does Crumbl Do With Their Leftover Cookies?

Crumbl website highlighting what they do with their leftover cookies

If Crumbl has any leftover cookies after closing, most stores donate them to local charities, organizations, schools, fire departments, and police stations. On the Crumbl website, they have stated that you can reach out to your local store for donation opportunities.

Sometimes Stores Can’t Donate & Crumbl Cookies Get Thrown Away

Due to the closing times of Crumb Cookie stores (10:00 pm on weekdays and 12:00 midnight on weekends), it might not be possible to donate the leftover cookies. When that happens, the store has to dispose of them, as they serve fresh cookies in the morning.



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This was the case when Tik Tok user @dumpsterdivingmama’s video went viral, showing hundreds of freshly baked Crumbl cookies sitting in a dumpster.

@dumpsterdivingmama was shocked that so many cookies were tossed into the garbage, especially since so many of them were still warm.

The viral Tik Tok video was posted on the the site Daily Dot and that is when Crumbl corporate reached out to them to make a statement.

Daily Dot Article on Crumbl throwing away hundreds of leftover cookies

A Crumbl spokesperson responded to the article, highlighting the company’s policy when it comes to donations.

““End-of-day cookie donations have been part of Crumbl’s process from day one. It’s a core part of who we are and what we believe,”

The spokesperson went on to tell Daily Dot that “All leftover cookies that meet Crumbl quality standards should be donated to local organizations at the discretion of the store owner. This is our corporate policy and we continue to work with and train all our partners on this protocol.”

While it’s unfortunate that some cookies have to be wasted, it’s good to know that Crumbl is committed to donating their leftover cookies to local charities.

Highlights of Crumbl’s Donations of Leftover Cookies

Below are some highlights of how Crumbl Cookies has given back to the community through their donations.

Final Thoughts

We hope this article was able to shed some light into what Crumbl does with their leftover cookies.

If you have an organization or charity that could benefit from a Crumbl cookie donation, we encourage you to reach out to your local store and see if they’re able to help.

Thanks for reading!


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