PLYMOUTH, Minn., Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LED technology developer and lighting manufacturer, Once Innovations, Inc. (ONCE), has obtained U.S. Patents for a number of its products and unique packaging designs.
"This is a milestone in our continued growth and protects the significant investment we've made in both the general illumination and agricultural LED lighting segments. It's also a testament to what we've accomplished in a relatively short period of time," stated Craige Thompson, ONCE Chief Legal Officer.
ONCE received U.S. Patent protection on their AgriShift® PL poultry light as well as their PAR30 and GU10 general illumination lamps. They were also granted U.S. Patents on two of their reusable packaging designs. The company has a number of other U.S. and worldwide patents pending.
"We will continue to develop LED technologies and products that have unique and meaningful differences compared to the status quo," said Zdenko Grajcar, CEO and Chief Technology Officer for ONCE. "Our mission is to provide farmers, businesses, and consumers with choices they haven't had before."
ONCE makes part of its IP portfolio accessible to companies under licensing agreements while manufacturing the AgriShift® brand of LED lamps and lighting systems for the poultry and livestock markets.
Once Innovations is a privately held corporation that manufactures highly differentiated LED lighting using a visionary approach to product development - from unique designs with proprietary technologies through final production and distribution. ONCE was founded in 2008 by current CTO, Zdenko Grajcar, who is considered a pioneering rebel in LED technology for his remarkably unconventional thinking. The ONCE technology research, marketing, and product development campus is located in Plymouth, MN United States of America.
SOURCE Once Innovations