Bud’s Best Cookies is a specialty snack foods manufacturer based in Birmingham, Alabama. The company was established in 1991 by long-time cookie enthusiast Bud Cason, who spent his childhood in his aunt’s bakery.
The company’s products include wafers, sandwich crème cookies, saltines, chocolate-chip cookies, fig bars, and more. Some products are made for the Uncle Al’s brand name. Bud’s also offers contract manufacturing services.
Bud’s operates a 130,000 square foot manufacturing facility. This plant is capable of producing more than one million cookies per hour. Bud’s offers tours of the plant, inviting school groups and other organizations to ride the cookie train and see how products are made.