Ben & Jerry's

Ben & Jerry’s is mixing up something unique in popular U.S. cities: a flavor as local as a city itself. Calling it “City Churned,” the ice cream maker will be the first of its kind to crowdsource locally inspired flavors that are literally created by the cities themselves...

What is the proper grieving period for a dearly departed... ice cream flavor? Regardless, for Ben & Jerry's fans who have counted White Russian as one of their favorite Ben & Jerry's flavors, the time for mourning is over! After years of dealing with the loss, laying flowers at...

Thirty-four years ago, two homemade ice cream guys named Ben and Jerry opened up the front door at their little mom and pop Scoop Shop in Burlington, Vermont, to celebrate their first year of business by handing out free ice cream all day long.

April 2013

Outside the Ben & Jerry’s ice cream factory in Waterbury, Vermont, past a white picket fence, sits a group of colorful tombstones shaded by large overhanging tree branches.

“It swirled in our heads, it danced in our dreams, it proved not to be though, the best of ice...

From March 15 through May 31, Ben & Jerry's scoop shops are serving up the Liz Lemon Schmake, which consists of the new Greek Frozen Yogurt flavor, Liz Lemon, blended with Berry Berry and sorbet.

In addition to the Schmake, Ben & Jerry's is offering the Liz Lemon Waffle...

Ben & Jerry’s has announced it will reveal a flavor aimed at celebrating the NBC series “30 Rock,” which airs its series finale on January 31.

The flavor will be ceremoniously unveiled by cofounder Jerry Greenfield at a New York City finale party, just steps from the...

On Saturday, January 19, Ben & Jerry’s proudly congratulated the recipients of the Big “O” Operator of the Year award, Social Mission Award, and the Mentor of the Year Award at this year’s Global Franchise Meeting.

With more than 100 years combined scooping the...

Ben & Jerry's is known as much for the passion of its fans as it is for its creative ice cream concoctions and progressive values. Social media has provided Ben & Jerry's a platform to personally engage with their passionate fans, giving ice cream lovers new ways to connect with...

 

From August 6–August 31, the Ben & Jerry’s Scoop Truck will tour Boston, stopping at local businesses, nonprofits, and community events.

While giving away scoops, cups, and cones is nothing new for the Vermont-based ice cream company, the stops that it will...

From July 9 through July 20, the Ben & Jerry’s Scoop Truck will tour Portland, Oregon, stopping at local businesses, non-profits, and community events. While giving away scoops, cups, and cones is nothing new for the Vermont-based ice cream company, the stops that it will be...

Scala, a global provider of digital signage and advertising management solutions, will put its software to use by powering the digital menu boards and a live Twitter ticker at Ben & Jerry's recently opened flagship store in Tokyo.

The digital signage will add a contemporary tech...

May 2012

For music fans, the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival, to be held June 7–10 in rural Manchester, Tennessee, will have a little bit of everything.

Pining for some spacey jam sessions? Phish, Dispatch, and Umphrey’s McGee will have you covered. Maybe you’re looking for...

Every year since 1979 Ben & Jerry’s fans have asked the same question...

Being a flavor developer–internally known as a “Flavor Guru”–at Ben & Jerry’s isn’t just about proving that you can play with your food at the home base in Vermont. The team also must travel the world identifying the latest culinary trends, flavors, and...

Teriyaki Experience, the international leader in Japanese quick-serve restaurants, is pleased to announce a partnership with Global Concessions Inc. of Atlanta that will see the development of a Teriyaki Experience location in the Hartsfield-...

Ben & Jerry’s executives called for an end to economic inequities in the U.S. and promised to continue supporting Occupy protests around the world today at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.

“In just two short months, Occupy Wall Street has been successful in...

Ben & Jerry’s Scoop Truck will tour San Francisco from June 20th through July 29th attending community events, non-profits, and even battling a few other local food trucks to help build awareness and raise support for a local food shelf. San Franciscoans can help...

 

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February 2011

When the YWCA of Greater Pittsburgh opened a Nathan’s Famous restaurant within its downtown facility last fall, it marked two milestones for the quick-serve chain. Not only was it the first Nathan’s Famous store to open in Pittsburgh, but it was also the company’s first...

More than 30 years after they opened their first ice cream scoop shop in a dilapidated gas station in Vermont, Ben & Jerry’s cofounders Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield found themselves humbled and honored this weekend as they accepted The Martin Luther King, Jr. Center Annual Salute to...