EMPRESS Trademark

Trademark Overview


On Monday, June 17, 2019, a trademark application was filed for EMPRESS with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The USPTO has given the EMPRESS trademark a serial number of 88475857. The federal status of this trademark filing is REGISTERED as of Tuesday, February 4, 2020. This trademark is owned by RJ Schinner Co., Inc.. The EMPRESS trademark is filed in the Metal Products, Hand Tool Products, Paper & Printed Material Products, Furniture Products, Houseware & Glass Products, and Staple Food Products categories with the following description:

Metal foils for packaging and wrapping; Aluminum foil; Metal towel dispensers; Fixed metal napkin dispensers

Plastic cutlery, namely, knives, forks, and spoons; Disposable place setting kits consisting of plastic flatware and napkins; Disposable plastic cutlery, namely, knives, forks and spoons

Paper towels; Paper napkins; Tissue paper; Paper and cardboard packaging containers for food and beverages; Packaging containers made of paper or cardboard; Paper trays for food packaging for the food industry; Food wrapping plastic film; Plastic films used as packaging for food; Paper toilet seat covers

Plastic containers and covers for the food industry; Plastic trays for foodstuff packaging for the food industry; Fixed nonmetal towel dispensers; Fixed nonmetal napkin dispensers; Paper towel dispensers made of plastic and for restaurant use

Paper plates; Food plates and bowls made from bagasse and molded plant fiber; Plastic cups and cup lids; Paper cups; Insulating sleeve holders for beverage cups; Drinking straws; Beverage stirrers; Servingware for serving food, namely, foodservice pans and containers of metal foil; Insulated containers for food or beverages; Toilet paper dispensers; Disposable plastic gloves for use in the food service industry; nonmetal napkin holders

Coffee; Sugar; Coffee condiment kits consisting of sugar and/or sugar substitutes, powdered non-dairy creamer, and stirrers

General Information


Serial Number88475857
Word MarkEMPRESS
Filing DateMonday, June 17, 2019
Status700 - REGISTERED
Status DateTuesday, February 4, 2020
Registration Number5975725
Registration DateTuesday, February 4, 2020
Mark Drawing4000 - Illustration: Drawing with word(s) / letter(s) / number(s) in Block form
Published for Opposition DateTuesday, November 19, 2019
Attorney NameCraig A. Fieschko
Law Office Location CodeM70
Employee NameKING, LINDA M
CorrespondentCraig A. Fieschko
DeWitt LLP
Madison, WI 53703

Trademark Statements


Goods and ServicesMetal foils for packaging and wrapping; Aluminum foil; Metal towel dispensers; Fixed metal napkin dispensers
Goods and ServicesPlastic cutlery, namely, knives, forks, and spoons; Disposable place setting kits consisting of plastic flatware and napkins; Disposable plastic cutlery, namely, knives, forks and spoons
Goods and ServicesPaper towels; Paper napkins; Tissue paper; Paper and cardboard packaging containers for food and beverages; Packaging containers made of paper or cardboard; Paper trays for food packaging for the food industry; Food wrapping plastic film; Plastic films used as packaging for food; Paper toilet seat covers
Goods and ServicesPlastic containers and covers for the food industry; Plastic trays for foodstuff packaging for the food industry; Fixed nonmetal towel dispensers; Fixed nonmetal napkin dispensers; Paper towel dispensers made of plastic and for restaurant use
Goods and ServicesPaper plates; Food plates and bowls made from bagasse and molded plant fiber; Plastic cups and cup lids; Paper cups; Insulating sleeve holders for beverage cups; Drinking straws; Beverage stirrers; Servingware for serving food, namely, foodservice pans and containers of metal foil; Insulated containers for food or beverages; Toilet paper dispensers; Disposable plastic gloves for use in the food service industry; nonmetal napkin holders
Goods and ServicesCoffee; Sugar; Coffee condiment kits consisting of sugar and/or sugar substitutes, powdered non-dairy creamer, and stirrers

Classification Information


International Class006 - Common metals and their alloys; metal building materials; transportable buildings of metal; materials of metal for railway tracks; nonelectric cables and wires of common metal; ironmongery, small items of metal hardware; pipes and tubes of metal; safes; goods of common metal not included in other classes; ores.
US Class Codes002, 012, 013, 014, 023, 025, 050
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateThursday, June 27, 2019
Primary Code006
First Use Anywhere DateThursday, June 30, 2016
First Use In Commerce DateThursday, June 30, 2016

International Class008 - Hand tools and implements (hand-operated); cutlery; side arms; razors.
US Class Codes023, 028, 044
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateThursday, June 27, 2019
Primary Code008
First Use Anywhere DateMonday, February 29, 2016
First Use In Commerce DateMonday, February 29, 2016

International Class016 - Paper, cardboard and goods made from these materials, not included in other classes; printed matter; bookbinding material; photographs; stationery; adhesives for stationery or household purposes; artists' materials; paint brushes; typewriters and office requisites (except furniture); instructional and teaching material (except apparatus); plastic materials for packaging (not included in other classes); printers' type; printing blocks.
US Class Codes002, 005, 022, 023, 029, 037, 038, 050
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateThursday, June 27, 2019
Primary Code016
First Use Anywhere DateMonday, February 29, 2016
First Use In Commerce DateMonday, February 29, 2016

International Class020 - Furniture, mirrors, picture frames; goods (not included in other classes) of wood, cork, reed, cane, wicker, horn, bone, ivory, whalebone, shell, amber, mother-of-pearl, meerschaum and substitutes for all these materials, or of plastics.
US Class Codes002, 013, 022, 025, 032, 050
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateThursday, June 27, 2019
Primary Code020
First Use Anywhere DateMonday, February 29, 2016
First Use In Commerce DateMonday, February 29, 2016

International Class021 - Household or kitchen utensils and containers; combs and sponges; brushes (except paint brushes); brush-making materials; articles for cleaning purposes; steel-wool; unworked or semi-worked glass (except glass used in building); glassware, porcelain and earthenware not included in other classes.
US Class Codes002, 013, 023, 029, 030, 033, 040, 050
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateThursday, June 27, 2019
Primary Code021
First Use Anywhere DateMonday, February 29, 2016
First Use In Commerce DateMonday, February 29, 2016

International Class030 - Coffee, tea, cocoa, sugar, rice, tapioca, sago, artificial coffee; flour and preparations made from cereals, bread, pastry and confectionery, ices; honey, treacle; yeast, baking powder; salt, mustard; vinegar, sauces (condiments); spices; ice.
US Class Codes046
Class Status Code6 - Active
Class Status DateThursday, June 27, 2019
Primary Code030
First Use Anywhere DateSunday, January 31, 2016
First Use In Commerce DateSunday, January 31, 2016

Trademark Owner History


Party NameRJ Schinner Co., Inc.
Party Type30 - Original Registrant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
AddressMenomonee Falls, WI 53051

Party NameRJ Schinner Co., Inc.
Party Type20 - Owner at Publication
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
AddressMenomonee Falls, WI 53051

Party NameRJ Schinner Co., Inc.
Party Type10 - Original Applicant
Legal Entity Type03 - Corporation
AddressMenomonee Falls, WI 53051

Trademark Events


Event DateEvent Description
Tuesday, February 4, 2020REGISTERED-PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Tuesday, November 19, 2019OFFICIAL GAZETTE PUBLICATION CONFIRMATION E-MAILED
Tuesday, November 19, 2019PUBLISHED FOR OPPOSITION
Wednesday, October 30, 2019NOTIFICATION OF NOTICE OF PUBLICATION E-MAILED
Thursday, October 10, 2019ASSIGNED TO LIE
Monday, October 7, 2019APPROVED FOR PUB - PRINCIPAL REGISTER
Monday, October 7, 2019EXAMINER'S AMENDMENT ENTERED
Monday, October 7, 2019NOTIFICATION OF EXAMINERS AMENDMENT E-MAILED
Monday, October 7, 2019EXAMINERS AMENDMENT E-MAILED
Monday, October 7, 2019EXAMINERS AMENDMENT -WRITTEN
Monday, September 30, 2019TEAS/EMAIL CORRESPONDENCE ENTERED
Friday, September 27, 2019CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED IN LAW OFFICE
Friday, September 27, 2019TEAS RESPONSE TO OFFICE ACTION RECEIVED
Tuesday, September 10, 2019NOTIFICATION OF NON-FINAL ACTION E-MAILED
Tuesday, September 10, 2019NON-FINAL ACTION E-MAILED
Tuesday, September 10, 2019NON-FINAL ACTION WRITTEN
Monday, September 9, 2019ASSIGNED TO EXAMINER
Thursday, June 27, 2019NEW APPLICATION OFFICE SUPPLIED DATA ENTERED IN TRAM
Thursday, June 20, 2019NEW APPLICATION ENTERED IN TRAM