P&G has a total of 103813 patents globally, out of which 39192 have been granted. Of these 103813 patents, more than 25% patents are active. United States of America is where P&G has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe and Japan. Parallelly, United States of America and Europe seems to be the main focused R&D center and USA is the origin country of P&G.
P&G, headquartered in Ohio, USA specialises in personal health/consumer health, as well as personal care and hygiene items; these products are divided into numerous categories, including Beauty, Grooming, Health Care, Fabric & Home Care, and Baby, Feminine, & Family Care. As of February 2022, P&G has a market cap of $393.81 Billion.
Do read about some of the most popular patents of P&G which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find P&G’s patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over P&G’s patent portfolio.
How many patents does the founder and the CEO of P&G have?
The founders, William Procter and James Gamble have 0 patents respectively. The CEO, David S Taylor has 0 patents.
How many patents does P&G have?
P&G has a total of 103813 patents globally. These patents belong to 27386 unique patent families. Out of 103813 patents, 20646 patents are active.
How many P&G patents are Alive/Dead?
How Many Patents did P&G File Every Year?
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 Grant||P&G Applications Filed||P&G Patents Granted|
How Many Patents did P&G File in Different Countries?
Countries in which P&G Filed Patents
|United States Of America||18170|
|Hong Kong (S.A.R.)||515|
|Eurasian Patent Organization||25|
|Yugoslavia/Serbia and Montenegro||4|
|Gulf Cooperation Council||2|
Where are Research Centres of P&G Patents Located?
10 Best P&G Patents
US20140012332A1 is the most popular patent in the P&G portfolio. It has received 2042 citations so far from companies like Acromed Corporation, Illinois Tool Works Inc., and Fastenetix, L.L.C..
Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of P&G:
|Publication Number||Count of Citing Patents|
Which Companies are using P&G Patents to Advance their Research?
The top citing companies in the P&G patent portfolio are Henkel, Loreal and Kimberly Clark Worldwide.
List of the top forward citing Companies –
|Company||Number of Patents|
|Kimberly Clark Worldwide||208|
Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on P&G Patents
Top P&G Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications
|Patent Number||Count of Rejected Applications|
What Percentage of P&G US Patent Applications were Granted?
P&G (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 15771 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 8926 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 60.8%.
Below are the key stats of P&G patent prosecution at the USPTO.
Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for P&G?
|Law Firms||Total Applications||Success Rate|
|Procter And Gamble||16663||73.33%|
|Jpmorgan Chase Bank, N.A.||634||89.27%|
|Roe, Donald Carroll||220||62.68%|
|Sivik, Mark Robert||214||67.57%|
|Trokhan, Paul Dennis||183||82.67%|
|Lavon, Gary Dean||155||64.83%|
|Brooker, Alan Thomas||141||35.71%|
|Miracle, Gregory Scot||140||65.81%|
One of P&G’s technology innovations is:
Oral-B GENIUS X Electric Toothbrush: Oral-B GENIUS X with Artificial Intelligence uses the Oral-B app to provide customised feedback on areas that need more attention when brushing for optimum oral health.
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What are P&G‘s key innovation segments?
What Technologies are Covered by P&G?
The chart below distributes patents filed by P&G in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where P&G thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.
R&D Focus: How P&G search focus changed over the years?
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