United Natural Foods Patents – Key Insights and Stats

United Natural Foods has a total of 12 patents globally, out of which 5 have been granted. Of these 12 patents, more than 16% patents are active. United States of America is where United Natural Foods has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Australia and Europe, it has generated an annual revenue of $27.16 billion in the year 2020. Parallelly, United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D center and is also the origin country of United Natural Foods.

United Natural Foods was founded in the year 1976 by Michael Funk. Company is doing business in wholesale distributing of health and specialty food in the United States and Canada. As of January 2022, United Natural Foods has a market cap of $472.94 Billion.

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

How many patents does the Founder and CEO of United Natural Foods have?

The Founder, Michael Funk has 0 patents and the CEO, Sandy Douglas has 0 patents.

How many patents does United Natural Foods have?

United Natural Foods has a total of 12 patents globally. These patents belong to 6 unique patent families. Out of 12 patents, 2 patents are active.

How many United Natural Foods patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

United Natural Foods Worldwide Legal Trends

Patent Families

United Natural Foods Patent Portfolio

How Many Patents did United Natural Foods File Every Year?

United Natural Foods 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 GrantUnited Natural Foods Applications FiledUnited Natural Foods Patents Granted
2011
2012
20131
2014
2015
2016
20172

How Many Patents did United Natural Foods File in Different Countries?

United Natural Foods Worldwide Filing

Countries in which United Natural Foods Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America8
Australia1
Europe1

Where are Research Centers of United Natural Foods Patents Located?

United Natural Foods R&D Centers

List Of United Natural Foods Patents

United Natural Foods PatentsTitle
US8474096B2Truck and trailer door safety device
US7762526B2Pendulum valve having independently and rapidly controllable theta-and z-axis motion
US6814096B2Pressure controller and method
US6612331B2Pressure controller and method
US6289932B1Dual port soft start valve
US20180266567A1Energized PTFE seal for butterfly valve
US20090194728A1Wide-Body Pneumatic Valve having Internalized Valve Actuator
US20040159354A1Applications for closed-loop motor control
EP1419427A2Improved pressure controller and method
WO2018169559A1Energized PTFE seal for butterfly valve
WO2002048813A3Improved pressure controller and method
AU2002229013A1Improved pressure controller and method
Updated on February 22, 2022

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