WH Group Patents – Key Insights and Stats

WH Group has a total of 240 patents globally, out of which 170 have been granted. Of these 240 patents, more than 56% patents are active. China is where WH Group has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by USA and Europe and it also seems reasonable as the biggest market for WH Group is China, USA & Europe. Parallelly, China seems to be the main focused R&D center and is also the origin country of WH Group.

WH Group was founded in 1958. WH Group doing business in Food Industry. The WH Group’s business consists of three main segments: packaged meat products, fresh pork, and hog production. The Group also engages in ancillary businesses that support its primary business segments. As of December 2021, WH Group has a market cap of $67.48 Billion.

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

How many patents does WH Group have?

WH Group has a total of 240 patents globally. These patents belong to 169 unique patent families. Out of 240 patents, 136 patents are active.

How many WH Group patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

WH Group Patents Portfolio

Patent Families

WH Group Patents

How Many Patents did WH Group File Every Year?

WH Group 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 GrantWH Group Applications FiledWH Group Patents Granted
2011910
201283
20134217
2014218
20152419
20161810
201759
20182912
20192129
2020813
2021416
20222

How Many Patents did WH Group File in Different Countries?

WH Group Worldwide Patents

Countries in which WH Group Filed Patents

CountryPatents
China130
United States Of America36
Europe10
Slovakia8
Japan6
Canada5
Poland5
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)4
Spain4
Mexico4
Denmark3
Romania3
France2
Portugal2
Hungary1
Austria1
India1
United Kingdom1
Germany1

Where are Research Centers of WH Group Patents Located?

Research Centers of WH Group Patents

10 Best WH Group Patents

US6601239B2 is the most popular patent in the WH Group portfolio. It has received 39 citations so far from companies like Medline Industries, Precise System and Nike.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of WH Group:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6601239B239
US20030101062A132
US6234073B121
US6948187B214
WO2014066133A114
CN201390389Y12
US20080257123A19
US7473166B28
WO2014089308A18
US10918123B27

The WH Group has a track record of successfully releasing new items that contribute to our revenue growth. WH Group also invests in improving quality control technology and creating new production procedures on a regular basis. WH Group has 91 patents in the PRC as a consequence of its commitment to technological research and development. The following are some of the key emphasis areas for their product innovation initiatives: Packaging: The WH Group develops packaging with the goal of showcasing product quality and convenience in order to differentiate its products. Health and Wellness: WH Group aims to meet consumer demand by offering a choice of healthy, lean protein-rich diets. There are options with loWH Grouper sodium and all-natural components in its products. Convenience: WH Group provides consumers with handy, time-saving solutions by delivering quality and tasty packed meat products in ready-to-heat and ready-to-eat formats. Taste is the most important consumer driver in any food category, according to the WH Group. Its bacon is mixed with premium deli meat for a unique flavors profile, and its smoked sausage has a robust, spicy flavors profile with a Smokey flavors.

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What are WH Group’s key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by WH Group?

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

R&D Focus: How WH Group search focus changed over the years?

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