It’s that time of the year again when those in your office with girls in the Girl Scouts will be requesting you to buy their daughter’s Girl Scout Cookies. You can mark your calendar as that time of the year when Thin Mints, Tagalongs and Do-Si-Dos come out in force.
Sales of Girl Scout cookies reached a total of $700 million nationwide last year. While just as many should be sold this year, they will come with something missing: Girl Scout cookies are trans fats free in for the first time.
Here are some common questions that your salesperson may not be able to answer:
- Why do the Girl Scouts sell cookies?
- Where does the money go?
- And why should you never buy the cookies on