TODAY’S PATENT – FOOD PRODUCT
In the world of gastronomy, a delectable creation takes centre stage with the patent-protected Food Product. Boasting the distinguished patent number USD835880S1, this culinary marvel was filed on December 13, 2016, in U.S, and officially granted on December 18, 2018, ushering in a new era of flavour and design.
Conceived by the inventive trio of Duncan Colquhoun, John Macdonald, and Matthew Wright, all from Bath, this food product is a testament to their creative prowess in the culinary domain. The patent not only safeguards the innovative features of the product but also sets it apart with a unique ornamental design.
The custodian of this patent is none other than Mars, Incorporated, headquartered in McLean, VA. Mars, a global giant in the manufacturing of confectionery, pet food, and various other food products, boasts an impressive annual sales figure of US$45 billion in 2022. As a privately held company, it has secured its place as the fourth-largest in the United States, according to Forbes.
With an active status and an anticipated expiration on December 18, 2033, the patent ensures that the Food Product remains at the forefront of culinary innovation. As we Savor the diverse offerings from Mars, this patent-protected creation stands as a symbol of the company’s commitment to pushing the boundaries of flavour and design in the ever-evolving world of food.