Reynolds American Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Reynolds American has a total of 5469 patents globally, out of which 2594 have been granted. Of these 5469 patents, more than 76% patents are active. The United States of America is where Reynolds American has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe and Japan. Parallelly, United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D centre and also is the origin country of Reynolds American.

Reynolds American is a subpart of British American Tobacco was founded in 2004. Reynolds American Inc. operates as a tobacco company. The Company manufactures tobacco and smokeless tobacco products. Reynolds American serves customers in the United States.

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

How many patents does the CEO of Reynolds American have?

The CEO, Susan Cameron, has 0 patents.

How many patents does Reynolds American have?

Reynolds American has a total of 5469 patents globally. These patents belong to 1316 unique patent families. Out of 5469 patents, 4204 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Reynolds American File Every Year?

Reynolds American 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 GrantReynolds American Applications FiledReynolds American Patents Granted
201122465
201225761
2013274106
2014340102
2015377135
2016464126
2017578146
2018487231
2019603289
2020426330
2021279381
202273288

How many Reynolds American patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Reynolds American Patent Portfolio

How Many Patents did Reynolds American File in Different Countries?

Reynolds American Worldwide Patent Filing

Countries in which Reynolds American Filed Patents

CountryPatent
United States Of America1307
Europe544
Japan472
China423
Germany250
Korea (South)199
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)170
Russia162
Canada158
Spain157
Brazil122
South Africa106
Australia102
Indonesia93
India79
Poland77
Malaysia67
Mexico49
Israel49
Philippines40
Italy35
Denmark33
Austria28
United Kingdom26
Norway23
Hungary20
Taiwan17
Chile17
New Zealand11
Argentina11
Turkey10
Pakistan8
Ukraine6
Singapore5
Colombia5
Slovenia4
Portugal4
Bangladesh3
Lithuania3
Croatia2
Eurasia2
Saudi Arabia2
Czech Republic2
Serbia2
Finland2
Morocco2
Gulf Cooperation Council1
Bulgaria1
Viet Nam1
Sweden1
Macao1
Africa1
Egypt1
Montenegro1
Yugoslavia/Serbia and Montenegro1
Slovakia1
Cyprus1
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia1

Where are Research Centres of Reynolds American Patents Located?

R&D Centres of Reynolds American

10 Best Reynolds American Patents

US20130255702A1 is the most popular patent in the Reynolds American portfolio. It has received 1406 citations so far from companies like Altria Client Services, Stoicheion Technology, Pax Labs.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Reynolds American:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US20130255702A11406
US7726320B21393
US20070062549A1691
US20140261487A1633
US20080029116A1608
US7025066B2600
US6730832B1595
US8881737B2594
US20080173317A1582
US20080173317A1582

Which Companies are using Reynolds American 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 Reynolds American patent portfolio are Altria, Philip Morris and British American Tobacco.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
Altria151
Philip Morris214
British American Tobacco87
Japan Tobacco54
Huizhou Kimree Technology33
Jt International21
Kimree Hi-Tech21
Ayr Ltd20
Cortland Capital Market Services19
Fontem Holdings18

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Reynolds American Patents

Blocked Patent Applications by Reynolds American

Top Reynolds American Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCount of Rejected Applications
US7726320B283
US20130255702A146
US10004259B245
US8881737B244
US9078473B229
US9854841B224
US6929013B224
US9423152B222
US20140261486A120
US7861728B220
US7810507B219
US8079371B218
US8910640B218
US10117460B214
US9491974B213

What are Reynolds Americans key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Reynolds American?

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

R&D Focus: How has Reynolds American‘s search focus changed over the years?

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Updated on October 25, 2022

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