July 8th, 2005—Welch Products, today, announced that it
received trademark approval and protection for two new product names,
"Specialized Surface Technologies™" and "Visual Q's™", from the U.S. Patent
Tim Mahoney, Vice President of Welch Products, stated,
"These two new market names combined with our protection techniques will continue to accelerate our marketing
momentum, protect our intellectual property, and solidify our leadership
position in the rubber surfacing
As a manufacturer of specialized rubber products, Welch
currently holds patents and trademarks on a variety of products, manufacturing
processes, production techniques, and trade names.
"These trademarks and patents are the proprietary
intellectual property of Welch Products and will continue to serve as the
infrastructure for the company's growing success," added Mahoney.
Products, of Carlisle Iowa, has developed and deployed a patented manufacturing
process that converts crumb rubber into a variety of unique and high quality
rubber products including DuroMat™ Extended Life playground tiles.