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Nestec S.A Patent Portfolio Statistics

Nestec S.A

Nestec S.A`s Profile

This article summarizes the perfomance of the assignee in the recent years. The overall statistics for this portfolio help to analyze the areas where the assignee is performing well. The filing trend, perfomance across the tech centers and the perfomance of the recent applications has been mentioned below. All the stats are calculated based on the perfomance in USPTO.

How does the overall patent portfolio of Nestec S.A look like?

Total Applications: 7
Granted Patents: 4
Grant Index 66.67 %
Abandoned/Rejected Applications: 2 (33.33%)
In-Process Applications: 1
Average Grant Time: 2.57 Years
Average Office Actions: 1.5

Which Technology Area Nestec S.A is filing most patents in? (Last 10 years)

Art Unit Definition Total Applications
1761 Oraganic Chemistry, Polymers, Compositions 2
1653 Fermentation, Microbiology, Isolated and Recombinant Proteins/Enzymes 1
1794 1
3742 Refrigeration, Vaporization, Ventilation, AndCombustion 1
3752 Fluid Handling and Dispensing 1

How many patents are Nestec S.A filing every year?

Year Total Applications
2022 0*
2021 0*
2020 0
2019 1
2018 0

*The drop in the number of applications filed in last two years compared to previous years is because applications can take up to 18 months to get published

Recently filed patent applications of Nestec S.A in USPTO?

Publication number: US20210188530A1

The present invention relates to a pack (100) for preparing a food or beverage product from one or more ingredients, the pack comprising an insert (10) and a container (20); the container (20) being configured by at least one flexible sheet folded in such a way to configure a container where one or more ingredients can be stored; such that the at least one flexible sheet is arranged overwrapping and matching the shape of the insert (10) in its entirety except for the part of the insert (10) in direct communication with the inner volume of the container (20). Typically, the at least one flexible sheet is arranged tightly sealed over the insert (10). Also preferably, the distance of the insert (10) which is overwrapped in any of its transversal direction along its longitudinal axis is constant. The invention further relates to a preparation machine (50) cooperating with a pack (100) as the one described, to a system for preparing a food or beverage product comprising a pack (100) and a preparation machine (50), to the use of a pack (100) for preparing a food or beverage product and to a method for preparing a food or beverage product.

Publication date: 2021-06-24
Applicant: Nestec S.A
Inventors: Abegglen Daniel

Publication number: US20180317694A1

The invention relates to a capsule holder (2) for a beverage preparation machine, said capsule holder (2) comprising a cavity for receiving an ingredient capsule for beverage preparation, the capsule holder (2) comprising communication means (6) for communicating with a main assembly of a beverage preparation machine adapted to receive said capsule holder. The communication means (6) has a variable element, and the capsule holder (2) comprises electronic circuitry configured to set a state of said variable element. The communication means makes (6) it possible to provide to the rest of a beverage preparation machine a signal according to which an operating parameter of the machine may be based. In some embodiments, such a capsule holder (2) may be used to transform a manual beverage preparation machine into a machine having an automated operating parameter, e.g. an automated flow-stop capability. The invention also relates to a beverage preparation machine comprising such a capsule holder (2).

Publication date: 2018-11-08
Applicant: Nestec S.A
Inventors: Rognon Vincent

Publication number: US20170332686A1

A method of treating degenerative mitral valve disease (DMVD) in a companion animal having DMVD, a method of preventing DMVD in a companion animal at risk thereof, and a method of maintaining or improving cardiac health in a companion animal. The methods include orally administering to the companion animal a composition containing medium chain triglycerides and optionally one or more of omega-3 fatty acids, vitamin E, lysine, taurine, magnesium, or sulfur-containing amino acids.

Publication date: 2017-11-23
Applicant: Nestec S.A
Inventors: Dorothy Laflamme P

How are Nestec S.A’s applications performing in USPTO?

Application Number Title Status Art Unit Examiner
16076050 Pack For Preparing Food Or Beverage Products Non Final Action Mailed 1791 Smith, Chaim A
15772286 Capsule Holder For A Beverage Preparation Machine, Beverage Preparation Machine Comprising Said Capsule Holder Abandoned — Failure to Respond to an Office Action 3726 Hong, John C
15600210 Mct-Based Nutrition Blend For Cardiac Protection And Treating Degenerative Mitral Valve Disease In Companion Animals On Appeal — Awaiting Decision by the Board of Appeals 1627 Cruz, Kathrien Ann
14105350 Delivery Of Functional Ingredients Abandoned — Failure to Respond to an Office Action 1655 Mi, Qiuwen
13531107 Chemically Acidified Formula Abandoned — After Examiner’s Answer or Board of Appeals Decision 1791 Dees, Nikki H