Rachel on the Road: Bud’s Best Cookies

RIVERCHASE, Ala. (WIAT) — Bud’s Best Cookies are the bite size cookies you may often snack on – vanilla wafers, chocolate chip and numerous other flavors. All are made in a factory that’s been operating in Riverchase since 1991. Exact address – 2070 Parkway Office Cir, Hoover, AL 35244.

Founder and President of Bud’s Best Cookies, Bud Cason, is described as the “cookie man.” Bud has seen much success since being in the cookie business since he was 12 years old. The factory is pulling in more than $33 million dollars in sales each year! Bud’s Best Cookies produces about half a million vanilla wafers an hour!! The wafer and chocolate chip cookies being Bud’s favorite and the best seller.

You can not only purchase the cookies, but you can also tour the factory with your friends and family. We asked Dana Owens, a mother who brought her daughter to the factory for the tour, why she decided to stop by.

Dana said, “We love it because it’s educational and delicious, and it just reminds us how important it is to buy locally. This is a company we love and often support!”

Click here for details on taking a tour.

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