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"Auntie" Anne and Jonas Beiler didn't set out to create pretzel perfection when they purchased a Pennsylvania farmer's market stand in 1988. Instead, they hoped to provide free counseling services to families and couples in their community, and purchased the stand to provide the income needed for their vision.

After some experimentation and a few mishaps, Anne and Jonas created a pretzel that customers quickly dubbed "better than the best you've ever tasted," which is the same pretzel we all know and love today. In fact, over the years, Auntie Anne's has rolled approximately 1.7 billion pretzels.

Twenty-five years later, guests are enjoying freshly-baked, gourmet Auntie Anne's Pretzel products, dipping sauces, and signature beverages in more than 1,330 locations in 46 states and more than 25 countries, with additional franchises for sale. Here's to 25 pretzel perfect years!

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