TODAY’S PATENT: STOCKING – SHAPED FOODSTUFF
‘Tis the season for a delightful patent revelation that brings a touch of holiday magic to our tables – the Stocking-shaped Foodstuff. Whether sugary socks or Savory sacks, these edible delights overflow with festive joy, capturing the essence of Christmas in every bite.
Enter patent number USD939806S1, a grant filed on March 10, 2021, and adorned with the patent crown on January 4, 2022, right in time to sprinkle joy in the holiday season. This patent, granted in the U.S., showcases the collaborative brilliance of inventors Peter Brooks, Richard Roach, Christian Brown, Brittany Tomlin Suehr, and Linnea Marie Riddell, all hailing from the heart of creativity – Battle Creek, MI.
The custodian of this enchanting patent is none other than the renowned Kellanova, a powerhouse in global snacking, international cereal and noodles, plant-based foods, and North American frozen breakfast. With a portfolio of iconic, world-class brands, it continues to lead the way in redefining our snacking experiences.
As we unwrap the magic of stocking-shaped treats, it’s reassuring to note that the patent is currently active, ensuring the festivities linger on. The anticipated expiration on January 4, 2037, marks a prolonged era of enchanting culinary creations.
So, the next time you reach into a stocking-shaped surprise, take a moment to appreciate the culinary artistry orchestrated by the inventive minds at Kellanova. From the joyful crinkle of wrapping to the delicious revelation within, these edible stockings are a testament to the whimsy that innovation can bring to our festive tables.