Crocs Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Crocs has a total of 50 patents globally, out of which 32 have been granted. Of these 50 patents, 42% patents are active. Australia is where Crocs has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by United States of America and South Korea, it has generated an annual revenue of $2.3 Billion in the year 2021. Parallelly, United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D center of Crocs.

Crocs was founded in the year 2002 by Lyndon Hanson, Scott Seamans, and George Boedecker, Jr. Company is doing business in footwear. As of May 2022, Crocs has a market cap of $3.45 Billion.

Do read about some of the most popular patents of Crocs which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Crocs patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Crocs patent portfolio.

How many patents does the founder and the CEO of Crocs have?

The founders, Lyndon Hanson, Scott Seamans, and George Boedecker, Jr. have 0 patents respectively. The CEO, Andrew Rees has 0 patents.

How many patents does Crocs have?

Crocs has a total of 50 patents globally. These patents belong to 13 unique patent families. Out of 50 patents, 21 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Crocs File Every Year?

Crocs Patent Filing Trend

Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or GrantCrocs Applications FiledCrocs Patents Granted
20115
20123
2013
20141
2015
2016
2017
2018
20192
20202

How many Crocs patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Crocs Patent Portfolio

How Many Patents did Crocs File in Different Countries?

Crocs Worldwide Patent Filing in Top 10 Countries

Countries in which Crocs Filed Patents

CountryPatents
Australia11
United States Of America7
Korea (South)4
Italy4
Canada3
China2
Norway2
Europe2
South Africa1
Philippines1
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)1
Brazil1
Singapore1
Indonesia1
United Arab Emirates1
Vietnam1
Israel1
India1
New Zealand1
Japan1

Where are Research Centers of Crocs Patents Located?

Research Centers of Crocs Patents

10 Best Crocs Patents

US7698836B2 is the most popular patent in the Crocs portfolio. It has received 88 citations so far from companies like Nike, Foamula Products, and Luxyco.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Crocs:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US7698836B288
US8122519B242
US8782814B237
WO2004026062A110
CN101228567A10
US20130067641A18
US20090107018A13
CN102665469A3
US20200065881A13
USD554847S12

List of Crocs Patents

Crocs PatentsTitle
US20200065881A1Retail ordering system with facial recognition
US8782814B2System and method for securing accessories to clothing
US20130067641A1Shoe accessory mount having a tapered shank
US8122519B2System and method for securing accessories to wearable items
US7698836B2System and method for securing accessories to clothing
US20090107018A1Systems and methods for display or collection of decorative accessories
USD554847S1Shoe accessory
EP1899942A4System and method for securing accessories to clothing
EU0006073950003SShoe decorations
CN102665469AShoe accessory mount having a tapered shank
CN101228567ASystem and method for securing accessories to clothing
WO2011066462A1Shoe accessory mount having a tapered shank
WO2007008655A3System and method for securing accessories to clothing
WO2004026062A1Open-type shoe, particularly for mules, sandals, backless shoes and the like
CA3052661A1Retail ordering system with facial recognition
CA2614369CSystem and method for securing accessories to clothing
CA2734749A1System and method for securing accessories to clothing
JP4903204B2A system and method for fixing the accessories to clothing
AU2006269292B2System and method for securing accessories to clothing
AU313311SShoe accessory
AU313316SShoe accessory
AU313313SShoe accessory
AU313314SShoe accessory
AU313315SShoe accessory
AU313312SShoe accessory
AU312602SShoe accessory
AU311632SShoe accessory
AU311631SShoe accessory
AU2003267351A1Open-type shoe, particularly for mules, sandals, backless shoes and the like
AE3452BSystem and method for securing accessories to clothing
IL188589ASystem for securing accessories to clothing
ZA200705426BSystem and method for securing accessories to clothing
NZ564914BA system and method for securing accessories to clothing
PH12008500057B1System and method for securing accessories to clothing
KR101022007B1System and Method for Securing Accessories to Clothing
SG138915BSystem and method for securing accessories to clothing
BRPI0612801A2System and method for securing accessories to clothing
IT264104Y1Hoof of the type with strap, perfected
IT1361035B1Process for molding multi-colored objects in ethyl vinyl acetate (see above), and equipment for carrying out this process
IT261119Y1Open shoe type ciabatta, sandal and the like
HK1114936ASystem and method for securing accessories to clothing
IN535DELNP2008ASystem and method for securing accessories to clothing
VN16927AStructure and method of assigning materials in garments
ID481534ASystem and method for installing accessories to garment
NO20080230LSystem and method for attaching equipment to the clothes
KR300457779SShoes ornaments
KR300457778SShoe ornaments
KR300457777SShoes ornaments
NO0801220001SDecorative element for footwear
IT256296Y1Open type footwear structure, particularly for slippers, sandals, sabo ‘and the like
Updated on May 31, 2022

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