Danone saw the highest growth of 179% in patent filings in December and 159% in grants in November in Q4 2023. Compared to Q3 2023, Q4 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 68% and grants by 99%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Danone‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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Danone has been focused on protecting inventions in European Patent Office(EPO) with five publications in Q4 2023

The European Patent Office(EPO) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 50% filings and 33% grants. The European Patent Office(EPO), China(CN), World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO), and Germany(DE) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Danone is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Danone has 33% of its grants in European Patent Office(EPO), 33% in Germany(DE) and 33% in Japan(JP).

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In terms of grant share, Danone stands in fifth position among its competitors. Danone and DSM-Firmenich secured the top positions according to recent patent publication data.

Patents related to health & wellness and microbiome lead Danone's portfolio

Danone has the highest number of patents in health & wellness followed by, microbiome and circular economy. For health & wellness, nearly 62% of patents were filed and 39% of patents were granted in Q4 2023.

Food related patents lead Danone portfolio followed by packaging, and white milk

Danone has highest number of patents in food followed by packaging, white milk, dairy & soy food, and packaging equipment. For food, nearly 23% of patents were filed and 15% of patents were granted in Q4 2023.

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