TODAY’S PATENT – ROOT VEGETABLE PRODUCT
This product was invented by David M. Rogers (Woodstock), and John Aikens (New Maryland). It was patented by the USPTO on January 20, 2015, bearing patent number USD721220S1.This patent was assigned to McCain Foods Limited (Florenceville-Bristol). Their claim is the ornamental design for a root vegetable product, as shown and described.
The distinctive IP technology is a crucial component of McCain’s ongoing commitment in innovation and is used to replicate the flavour and texture of dairy products utilising root vegetables, herbs, and spices. A global rollout to important markets is imminent for a pipeline of products that includes cheese substitutes, dips, and cooking sauces.
In 1957, McCain Foods Limited was founded in Florenceville, New Brunswick, Canada, as an international frozen food manufacturer. It is the biggest producer of frozen potato products in the world. With the assistance of their two elder brothers, Wallace and Harrison McCain co-founded McCain Foods. In 2017, the company, which employs over 20,000 people and has 51 production facilities spread across six continents, became the largest producer of frozen potato products worldwide.
The company’s yearly sales revenue exceeds C$8.5 billion. Their goal is to assist businesses deliver delectable cuisine in the most effective and efficient manner possible by offering the greatest foodservice solutions available. They take great satisfaction in prioritising the needs of their outlet operators when it comes to the service they offer.