meroware aims to develop unique products for its customers and strives to secure protection for its iconic designs. meroware believes deeply in the value of design and authorship and is committed to protecting its innovations through securing patent protection in Japan and other territories internationally.

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The following products are protected by patents and design registrations in certain countries for Master Plans LLC.

The following list of products is not exhaustive, and other products not listed here may be protected by one or more patents and/or design registrations in Japan and elsewhere. Items listed below may be sold individually or as part of a combination product. Other products not listed herein may have patent or design markings placed on the particular product or packaging to provide adequate notice of its patent protection. meroware series is arranged by product name. Unless otherwise specified, the list provided for each product is associated with all variants of that product.

ALICE sippy
Design Japan D1586779
Design Japan D1586780
Design Singapore 30201703482U
Design Singapore 30201703483P
Design People’s Republic of China ZL201730034430 .X
ELLE snack ball
Design Japan D1593410
Design Singapore 30201703481W
Design People’s Republic of China ZL201730034431.4
LILY thermal food jar
Design Japan D1670460
Design European Union 7701420
Design Hong Kong SAR 1914480.3
Design People’s
Republic of China
MATT thermal straw bottle
Patent Patent
Cooperation Treaty
Patent Taiwan ROC pending
Patent Hong Kong SAR pending
Patent People’s
Republic of China
Design European Union 8148639
Design Hong Kong SAR 2015640.8
Design People’s
Republic of China
NANA spoon and fork set
Design People’s
Republic of China
Design Taiwan ROC D-222972
Design United Kingdom 6211510
Design Japan D1739054
Matt Soft Handle
Design People’s
Republic of China
Design Taiwan ROC
Design Japan D1752751


The content of the above list is updated from time to time but may not be up to date at the specific time you visit this page. Patent or design registration applications may be pending or published and patents and/or design registrations may have been issued which are not identified on this list. This list may be unavailable from time to time without notice as part of maintenance or an unintended outage. Efforts will be made to maintain this link page active. This list might not be all inclusive and other products not listed here may be associated with one or more properties in the United States or elsewhere. Absence of any property from this list does not prevent enforcing any and all legal rights associated with the property.

This website only applies to readers, consumers and/or customers based in countries except the People’s Republic of China (“PRC”). If you are a reader or customer from the PRC and would like to know more information about our products, please visit this page for further information.

Specifically, this website is not intended to describe any products that are promoted, advertised, offered for sale, sold, or distributed in the PRC.




This page was last updated on November 8, 2023