BENTONVILLE, Ark., Feb. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- GLUCOSE HEALTH, INC. (OTC: "GLUC") today confirmed it has secured registration of the trademark GLUCODOWN® following a detailed review process, from the United States Patent & Trademark Office ("USPTO"). GLUCOSE HEALTH, INC. was successfully awarded the highest level of trademark protection possible from the USPTO, with registration of GLUCODOWN® on the principal register. Use of the GLUCODOWN trademark was first achieved outside of the United States, by HanAll Bio Pharma Co. Ltd. of South Korea ("HanAll Bio Pharma") with great success; HanAll Bio Pharma, a subsidiary of Daewoong Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd., (www.daewoong.com) one of the five largest health care companies in South Korea, reported revenues for its GLUCODOWN product, exceeded USD $6 million in fiscal 2017.
Manufactured by Glucose Health, Inc. (OTC: "GLUC"), GLUCODOWN® is the premier functional tea beverage in the diabetic nutritional category, which includes more than 100 million Americans estimated to be diabetic or pre-diabetic, by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (www.cdc.gov).1 First distributed online in partnership with Amazon beginning in the third quarter of 2018 (click here for GLUCODOWN® Amazon storefront www.amazon.com/glucodown), GLUCODOWN® quickly achieved the status of Amazon's No. 1 new product release – for the entire iced tea, not just diabetic or diet, category. Both Amazon and brick & mortar sales of GLUCODOWN® are currently being supported by television and Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/pg/glucodown/about/) ad campaigns, and sales are expected to further increase as additional advertising campaigns expand to the national talk radio format, in the coming weeks.
GLUCODOWN® is available in the three most popular flavors of iced teas sold in the United States; Peach, Lemon & Raspberry. According to Tea USA, specialty iced teas part of the National Restaurant Association's "What's Hot Culinary Forecast" list of the top 5 (non-alcoholic) beverages.2 GLUCODOWN® is not only for consumers who enjoy delicious tea, served iced. GLUCODOWN® tea mixes are gaining popularity among consumers, most particularly in these record cold winter months, served as a hot tea beverage.
About Glucose Health, Inc. (OTC: GLUC)
GLUCODOWN® is a unique and compelling functional beverage which serves the fast-growing over-the-counter (non-prescription) diabetic nutritionals category. Glucose Health, Inc. is a publicly-traded company with the ticker symbol (OTC: GLUC). GLUCODOWN® products are proudly manufactured in the USA in Arkansas and Minnesota.
1National Diabetes Statistics Report, 2017; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, United States Department of Health and Human Services.
2The State of the U.S. Tea Industry; 2017-18 Tea Market Review & Forecast, Tea Association of the USA, Inc.
SOURCE Glucose Health, Inc.