No. 42 on The Jerusalem Post's Top 50 Most Influential Jews of 2022: Shurat HaDin founder Nitsana Darshan-Leitner.
Unilever, in contrast to statements by Cohen and Greenfield, has said it retained the right to make operational decisions for Ben & Jerry's.
Ben & Jerry’s brand leads the premium ice cream category in Israel and accounts for approximately 45% of home ice cream purchases.
Ben & Jerry's independent board wants to stop Unilever's sale in Israel.
In July 2021, Ben & Jerry’s “Independent” Board announced their decision to boycott Israel and cease their relations with American Quality Products (AQP) and its owner, Avi Zinger.
Ben & Jerry's sued Unilever on July 5, saying the sale of its Israeli business to local licensee Avi Zinger violated their agreement.
Over 1,000 Israeli university students have called for the ice cream company to return the land on which their Vermont headquarters sit to the Abenaki nation who previously lived there.
The Israeli-American Coalition for Action, headed by chairman Shawn Evehaim will promote legislation laws based on the IHRA definition of antisemitism. Here is his interview.
Ben & Jerry's said that Unilever had frozen its directors' salaries in July.
The Burlington, Vermont-based Ben & Jerry's said last year it was ending sales in Israeli-occupied Palestinian territories because it was "inconsistent" with its values.