Established in 1977, Great American Cookies stores can be found throughout the United States. The company is a subsidiary NexCen Brands, which acquires and manages global brands, generating revenue through licensing and franchising. The company licenses and franchises its brands to a network of leading retailers, manufacturers and franchisees that includes every major segment of retail distribution from the luxury market to the mass market in the United States and in over 50 countries around the world that consist of approximately 1,900 franchised stores. Great American Cookies products include cookie cakes, nearly 15 varieties of cookies, almost 10 flavors of brownies and gift sets, such as cookie tins and heart-shaped boxes. Great American Cookies maintains a location in Atlanta.