Nestle saw the highest growth of 111% in patent filings in August and 113% in grants in September in Q3 2023. Compared to Q2 2023, Q3 2023 saw an increase in patent filings by 97% and grants by 109%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of Nestle‘s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

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Nestle has been focused on protecting inventions in United States(US) with 117 publications in Q3 2023

The United States(US) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 21% filings and 20% grants. The United States(US), European Patent Office(EPO), China(CN), and Japan(JP) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where Nestle is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, Nestle has 20% of its grants in United States(US), 17% in European Patent Office(EPO), and 12% in Japan(JP).

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Patents related to health & wellness and climate change lead Nestle's portfolio

Nestle has the highest number of patents in health & wellness followed by, climate change and plant-based diets. For health & wellness, nearly 27% of patents were filed and 29% of patents were granted in Q3 2023.

Food related patents lead Nestle portfolio followed by packaging, and hot coffee

Nestle has highest number of patents in food followed by packaging, hot coffee, animal feed and pet care. For food, nearly 14% of patents were filed and 9% of patents were granted in Q3 2023.

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