- Language: English
- Published: November 2011
- Region: Global
Patent map and technology intelligence report. Refrigerators; Cold Rooms; Ice-boxes; Cooling Or Freezing Apparatus
- Published: January 2010
- Region: Global
- 15 pages
- 3i Analytics
Devices using naturally-cold air or water; Devices using other cold materials; Devices using cold-storage bodies; Devices using endothermic chemical reactions, e.g. using frigorific mixtures; Devices using evaporation effects without recovery of the vapours; Self-contained movable devices, e.g. domestic refrigerator; Stationary devices, e.g. cold rooms; Devices using a combination of a cooling mode associated with refrigerating machinery with a cooling mode not associated with refrigerating machinery; Arrangements for circulating cooling fluids; Arrangements for circulating gas, e.g. air, within refrigerated spaces; Arrangement or mounting of refrigeration units with respect to devices; Defrosting; Preventing frosting; Removing condensed or defrost water; General constructional features; Charging, supporting, or discharging the articles to be cooled; Lighting arrangements; Arrangement or mounting of control or safety devices; Other cooling or freezing apparatus.
1. Pace of Invention.
Recent trends and patenting growth patterns.
2. Technology Overview.
Organization of patented inventions into broad and specific technology fields, based on the International Patent Classification system
3. Competitive Intelligence
Major patenting players.
Top inventors .
Key attorneys agents or attorney firms representing innovators.
4. Appendix A
Tabulation of all data used in the report.
Patenting activity for the last 20 years timeframe.
Listing of top 100 players, inventors and agents.
List of references.