With the advantage of Çanakkale being a province that offers favorable conditions for organic farming activities with its ecological characteristics, with its climate and soil structure suitable for the cultivation of a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, our company increases its product diversity by using the raw materials grown in our region in the product development processes. and produces products with high added value from the values of our region.
We continue to be a pioneer in our region with the products we have developed using Lapseki Peach, Bayramiç White, Bayramiç Apple, Yenice Red Pepper and Deer Olive Oil.
In addition, we continue to appeal to customers in both national and international markets with our products that we produce using geographically marked products grown in various cities of our country. Bodrum Mandarini, Düzce Chestnut Squash, Finike Orange, Geyve Quince are the raw materials of our products that gain value with change.
Some products are identified with the region where they are produced. In order to protect the rights and assets of these products for many years, geographical indication is required.
If the most basic feature that distinguishes a product from its similar products is the region where it is produced, the term ‘regional’ is used for this product. Local products are identified with the region where they are found or produced and are referred to there. The signs that legally express the locality of this type of products are also called geographical indications. As an example of products that have received geographical indication in our country; Antakya künefe, Kayseri pastrami, Kars cheddar, Bayramiç apple, Malatya apricot, Antep baklava can be shown.
In order for a product to receive a geographical indication, it must have the following characteristics:
For those who are wondering how to get a geographical indication, in this part of our article, we will cover the issue of geographical indication application. First of all, it should be researched whether to apply for the name of origin or the indication of origin for the determined local product. Then, by preparing the relevant documents, the Turkish Patent and Trademark Office geographical indication registration application can be made.
Applications for geographical indications are evaluated by TURKPATENT in accordance with the procedures and principles specified in the Industrial Property Law No. 6769 and its regulation. Applications are made through TÜRKPATENT electronic application system EPATS. Accordingly, applicants must complete their preparations in advance on the following issues: