LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The Girl Scouts have made millions in online cookie sales this year, but the news is bittersweet.
The organization sold more than 2.5 million boxes of cookies online this year, bringing in $10 million in sales.READ MORE: Threats Investigated Against Several Southern California Schools; Students Removed, Taken Into Custody In Santa Monica, Buena Park
Overall, though, sales were down 1 million boxes from the year before. Those iconic door-to-door and sidewalk sales are disappearing.READ MORE: Medina Spirit, Kentucky Derby Winner That Failed Drug Test, Dies During Workout At Santa Anita Park
Organizers have updated their Digital Cookie app to add a calculator for Girl Scouts to keep track of sales and organize orders.MORE NEWS: California Bans Sales Of New Gas-Powered Lawn Mowers To Curb Emissions
By 2017, the organization says all Girl Scouts councils will use the digital platform.