New Balance Patents – Key Insights and Stats

New Balance has a total of 667 patents globally, out of which 537 have been granted. Of these 667 patents, more than 55% patents are active. The USA is where New Balance has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Japan and China, it has generated an annual revenue of $4.4 billion in the year 2021. Parallelly, the USA seems to be the main focused R&D centre of New Balance.

New Balance was founded in the year 1906 by William J. Riley. Company is one of the world’s major sports footwear and apparel manufacturers. As of July 2022, New Balance has a market cap of $0.045 Billion.

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

How many patents does the founder and the CEO of New Balance have?

The founder, William J. Riley, has 0 patents. The President & CEO, Joe Preston, has 0 patents.

How many patents does New Balance have?

New Balance has a total of 667 patents globally. These patents belong to 335 unique patent families. Out of 667 patents, 370 patents are active.

How Many Patents did New Balance File Every Year?

New Balance 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 GrantNew Balance Applications FiledNew Balance Patents Granted
20113230
20124238
20135218
20143533
20156229
20163731
20173430
20183944
20191553
2020824
20211419
2022115

How many New Balance patents are Alive/Dead?

New Balance Patent Portfolio

How Many Patents did New Balance File in Different Countries?

New Balance Worldwide Patent Filing

Countries in which New Balance Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America379
Japan67
China54
Canada52
Europe51
United Kingdom36
Germany14
Korea (South)3
Australia2
New Zealand2
South Africa1

Where are Research Centres of New Balance Patents Located?

R&D Centres of New Balance

10 Best New Balance Patents

US6752730B1 is the most popular patent in the New Balance portfolio. It has received 100 citations so far from companies like Reebok, Henson Company, and Sport Maska.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of New Balance:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6752730B1100
US8056150B299
US6561932B291
US6506132B190
US6550069B181
US20030229651A159
US7192369B258
US20090014703A158
US7022035B257
US6772447B254

Which Companies are using New Balance Patents to Advance their Research?

If patents or patents from a particular technology area of a company receive a lot of citations, it implies that the technology is being followed and incrementally innovated by the citing companies. It also indicates that citing companies are working on similar and closely related technologies.

The top citing companies in the New Balance patent portfolio are Cascade Lacrosse, Bauer Hockey, and Easton Diamond Sports.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
Cascade Lacrosse70
Bauer Hockey65
Easton Diamond Sports45
William T Burnett26
JP Morgan Chase Bank18
Epoch Lacrosse16
Adidas15
Reebok15
Under Armour14
Entrotech11

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on New Balance Patents

New Balance Patent Portfolio

Top New Balance Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US20030163399A114
US9642415B212
US6772447B28
US10279581B27
US8510870B27
US9044658B25
US20030229544A14
US10363453B24
US7886370B24
US8156574B24
US20090044306A14
US20050282666A14
US20070010357A14
US6752730B14
US8966663B23

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What are New Balance’s key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by New Balance?

The chart below distributes patents filed by New Balance in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where New Balance thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D Focus: How New Balance’s search focus changed over the years?

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Updated on July 22, 2022

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