I asked if R&V had shut their doors a few months ago, but they hadn't.
As it turns out, they've been bought by an older investor (in his 70's) who is planning an expansion of the site on 50th Street & 10th Ave. as well as a business expansion.
We were assured that the cookie recipes will stay the same and that this will just mean wider availability. We'll have to see. I for one certainly hope they don't mess with the cookie quality. I can't imagine much improvement.