“If it’s not fun,
why do it?”
- Jerry Greenfield
Ben and Jerry ALMOST started a bagel company, but the equipment was too expensive so they settled on ice cream. We’re glad they did!
At any given time, Ben & Jerry’s has 50-75 flavors available.
“Business has the responsibility to give back to its community.”
– Ben Cohen
Since 1988, we’ve sourced our brownies from Greyston Bakery, a social enterprise in Yonkers, New York with a open hiring policy that helps people find work, no matter what their background.
The original Ben & Jerry’s scoop shop was a renovated gas station located in Burlington, Vermont.
across the globe
Up to 400 Pints per minute
in our factories
is the most popular flavor in the US.
Ben has a very little sense of taste, which is part of the reason our flavors are packed with chunks, swirls and textures.
The Ben & Jerry's Foundation supports grassroots activism and community organizing for social and environmental justice around the country.
Our ice cream creators are called Flavor Gurus…it’s a drooling gruelling job, but someone’s got to do it.