From:   Gabriel Johnson <>
Sent time:   Tuesday, October 25, 2011 3:55:23 PM
Subject:   Re: [september17discuss] Ben and Jerry's

Never too cold for free ice cream! But yeah, cold-weather jackets, sleeping bags, etc. Isn't the actual company owned by Unilever now?


On Tue, Oct 25, 2011 at 4:35 PM, Aaron Gemmill <> wrote:
is it too cold yet for free ice cream?

On Tue, Oct 25, 2011 at 4:32 PM, J.A. Myerson <> wrote:
Of course we're not promoting it. That's their question. What can they do (with their considerable finance and their board full of seasoned activists) to help us without promoting themselves. Looking for creative ideas here.


On Tue, Oct 25, 2011 at 4:26 PM, Marisa Holmes <> wrote:
We're anti-corporate. 
They're free to have an ice cream flavor, 
but we shouldn't promote it 
or connect it to OWS.
Thats getting into sponsorship territory...


On Tue, Oct 25, 2011 at 7:26 PM, Martin Kaminer <> wrote:
On Tue, Oct 25, 2011 at 12:23 PM, J.A. Myerson <> wrote:
Anything more immediate? I suspect flavor development and release takes a while, and we gotta get through a difficult winter before it's ice cream time again.

Some sort of in-store promotion or campaign??