Category Archives: Press Releases

“Our ovens range from 80-150 feet in length. They bake at different speeds and temperatures based on the cookie,” Michael Strauss says. Cookies United manufactures four to five days a week and employs 120 people depending on the season.  CFO Michael Petrucelli will tell you the fourth quarter is the busiest time of year. “During […]

Cookies United was excited to bring smiles to the children, family and staff at the H.B. Ward Technical Center in Riverhead this holiday season!  Cookies United donated one of their most popular and fan favorite gingerbread house kits, Minions!  The families were overwhelmed by the generosity of those community members from across Long Island who donated gifts […]

Cookies United was thrilled to bring smiles to the children, family and staff at the Cohen Children’s Medical Center this holiday season!  Cookies United donated one of their most popular and fan favorite gingerbread house kits, Minions!  Children and families of all ages were able to stop and just have a good time while they […]

Written by: Molly Shaw Produced by: Victor Martins With factories in Shirley and Islip, New York, Cookies United has more than 200,000 square feet of production and nine complete baking lines, making for fast and efficient production of a range of specialty baked goods. The company’s extensive in-house research and development department has partnered with exclusive suppliers […]

THE PEANUTS MOVIE! Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus and the rest of the beloved “Peanuts” gang make their big-screen debut, like they’ve never been seen before, in state of the art 3D animation. Charlie Brown, the world’s most beloved underdog, embarks upon an epic and heroic quest, while his best pal, the lovable beagle Snoopy, takes to […]

Universal Partnerships & Licensing has tapped Cookies United to create a line of decorated cookies and cookie kits based on the upcoming Minions movie. A spin-off of the Despicable Me franchise, Minions will be released July 10, 2015. Cookie United’s line will hit shelves in conjunction with the film’s premiere. “Our team is very excited to create an all-new line of […]

By JAMES T. MADORE  james.madore@newsday.com United Baking Co., the local company known for muffins inspired by television personality Wally Amos, Tuesday unveiled the new name of its cookie division and promised to increase jobs there. About 30 production employees gathered outside the plant in Islip as United Baking officials cut a ribbon in front of […]

We are so happy to introduce our New Fine Bakery Collection.  This collection is a mix of Old World European Cookies, Fine Italian Baked Cookies and even Fun Decorated Cookies.  We offer many cookies made in the old style tradition that our customers say “they remember eating these cookies when they were growing up”.  Our […]