A federal judge ruled that the ice cream maker did not show it would be harmed by the continued sale of its products in the West Bank.
Fred 'Chico' Lager: Ben & Jerry’s benefited from a poetic investment
It wasn’t until 2014 that I scrolled down the list of shareholders and came across Kenward Elmslie’s name.
Ben & Jerry’s sues Unilever over sale of Israel business
The Vermont-based ice cream giant’s independent board filed a complaint on Tuesday in the U.S. District Court in New York, seeking to prevent the sale of its ice cream in the occupied West Bank.
Unilever sells Ben & Jerry’s business in Israel
The sale comes after years of controversy around the ice cream company’s operations in the country.
Ben & Jerry’s sued for deceptive marketing in ‘happy cows’ case
Former gubernatorial candidate James Ehlers has brought a class action suit against the Vermont ice cream maker and its parent company.
Out-of-state company ownership has become routine in Vermont
Many well known Vermont companies have been sold out of state, which can bring new cash and opportunities.
Ben & Jerry’s may not be as environmentally friendly as it claims: suit
The suit, filed by a consumer advocacy group, accuses the Vermont-based Ben & Jerry’s of failing to live up to claims of being environmentally and agriculturally friendly.
Michael Colby: Ben & Jerry’s has no clothes
For 20 years I’ve been engaging Ben & Jerry’s, showing them the damage that it is doing at every level, from the atrazine report in 1997 to the GMO report in 2016 and a slew of face-to-face meetings in between.
Will Allen: Time’s up on the Ben & Jerry’s charade
It’s time to stop pretending that Ben & Jerry’s is a socially or environmentally conscious corporation.
UPDATED: 'Green' products company Seventh Generation sold to Unilever
Seventh Generation is based in Burlington and known for making plant-based cleaning products. Unilever already owns another iconic Vermont brand, Ben & Jerry's.
Ben & Jerry’s corporate parent, Unilever, spent $467,000 against GMO labeling in California
Ben & Jerry’s parent company, Unilever, spent $467,100 against ballot measure Proposition 37, the recent failed referendum to mandate GMO labeling, in California last year. But Ben & Jerry’s has distanced itself from the actions of its parent company, despite a call for a national boycott against Ben & Jerry’s and other firms whose corporate parents […]