ITC receives approval for Indian trademark 'ITC Hotels' for various goods including paper plates, plastic cutlery
July 7, 2014
(Indian Trademark News)
– ITC Ltd received approval from Office of The Trade Marks Registry on the trademark ITC HOTELS (2200899).
The description of the mark registered is "Household or kitchen utensils and containers, glasses, crockery, mugs, lunch boxes, articles for cleaning purposes, deodorizing apparatus for personal use, glassware, porcelain and earthenware, vases, decanters, flasks and glass (receptacles), works of art made of porcelain, cosmetic apparatus, brushes, pots, ornaments, spice racks, spice jars, coasters, table mats, ironing boards, paper plates, plastic cutlery, cleaning cloths, pans, tissues, potties and toilet trainers." It comes under Class 21 Trademark classification.
Application for the trademark was filed on Sept. 6, 2011.
ITC Ltd is using ITC HOTELS (2200899) since May 1, 2011.
The Trademark was published in Journal No. 1647 on June 30, 2014.
About the Company
ITC Limited or ITC is an Indian Public company Conglomerate (company) company headquartered in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Its diversified business includes four segments: Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG), Hotels, Paperboards, Paper & Packaging and Agri Business. ITC's annual turnover stood at $7 billion and market capitalization of over $33 billion. The company has its registered office in Kolkata. It started off as the Imperial Tobacco Company, and shares ancestry with Imperial Tobacco of the United Kingdom, but it is now fully independent, and was rechristened to '''Indian Tobacco Company''' in 1970 and then to I.T.C. Limited in 1974.The company is currently headed by Yogesh Chander Deveshwar. It employs over 26,000 people at more than 60 locations across India and is listed on Forbes 2000. ITC Limited completed 100 years on 24 August 2010.ITC has a diversified presence in Cigarettes, Hotels, Paperboards & Specialty Papers, Packaging, Agri-Business, Packaged Foods & Confectionery, Information Technology, Branded Apparel, Personal Care, Stationery, Safety Matches and other FMCG products. While ITC is an outstanding market leader in its traditional businesses of Cigarettes, Hotels, Paperboards, Packaging and Agri-Exports, it is rapidly gaining market share even in its nascent businesses of Packaged Foods & Confectionery, Branded Apparel, Personal Care and Stationery.