29 May 2024

Industrial backing: 5 mistakes to avoid

In this article, Brandon Valorisation highlights 5 common mistakes made when seeking industrial backing, and gives you tips to avoid them.

Brevet insolite
28 May 2024

Absurd patent of the month: Base-ball catcher

This month, as the Paris Olympics will soon open, we have selected a special patent for athletes: the “base-ball catcher”.

Brevet protections d'oreilles pour chien
26 February 2024

Absurd patent of the month: animal ear protectors

Discover the absurd patent of the month: animal ear protectors

Image : question
24 February 2024

IP News: The right questions to ask yourself before applying for a patent

Should you protect your invention and file a patent application? Discover in this article the right questions to ask yourself before taking any action.

Des vêtements toujours plus innovants et respectueux de l’environnement
22 December 2023

Clothing: ever more innovative and environmentally friendly

Climate change impacts all sectors of the industry, including fashion. When it comes to the environment, the sector is particularly creative...

22 December 2023

Contribution in kind of intellectual property, taxation

The contribution of an intellectual property right to the capital of a company is a well-founded and advantageous act of management. More information here.

pistolet à guirlandes
20 December 2023

Absurd patent of the month: the tinsel gun for Christmas

Absurd patent of the month: US 3494235

24 October 2023

Google celebrates its 25th anniversary! Discover its success story

On the occasion of Google's twenty-fifth anniversary, Brandon Valorisation talks about the history of this successful company.

Brevet insolite du mois : l’appareil d'exercice pour la bouche (US1466559)
24 October 2023

Absurd patent of the month: exercising device for the mouth

Discover the patent of the month: exercising device for the mouth. Patent application: n°US1466559.

16 October 2023

Artificial intelligence applied to innovation concerns your business

Artificial intelligence (AI) programs are of course protectable by patent.

Ader Avion III de Clément Ader
5 July 2023

Clément Ader, an aviation pioneer

Brandon Valorisation would like to tell you a little about the aviation pioneer Clément Ader.

Le hamac multifonctionnel
3 July 2023

Absurd patent of the month: the multi-fonctional hammock

This month, we wanted to entertain you with a patent designed for summer vacation: a mutli-fonctional hammock!

Louis Vuitton
29 May 2023

The most valued French brands: luxury dominates the ranking

Last March, the Kantar BrandZ Top 50 France ranking of the most powerful brands was released. Without any surprise, the luxury brands come in top positions.

Florence Nightingale
29 May 2023

Florence Nightingale, the pioneer of modern nursing care

This month, Brandon Valorisation looks back on the life of Florence Nightingale, the talented nurse who brought so much to her profession.

La machine à se botter les fesses
26 May 2023

Absurd patent of the month: Manually self-operated butt-kicking machine

We never tire of finding funny patents and we bet you’ll love this one: the manually self-operated butt-kicking machine

Valorisez votre société
29 March 2023

The 10 reasons for a business valuation

Several periods in the life of your company may require knowing its real value. We reveal in this article the 10 reasons to value your company.

29 March 2023

Focus on… Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin, the famous illusionist and inventor

Discover the life of Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin, sometimes called "the father of modern magic".

Le brevet insolite du mois : l'appareil pour obtenir des aveux
28 March 2023

Absurd patent of the month: an apparatus for obtaining criminal confessions

Yet another gem this month with this scary US patent.

25 January 2023

The most remarkable innovations of 2022

Discover here some innovations we heard about in 2022 and considered particularly outstanding.

Le dispositif sanitaire pour oiseaux
25 January 2023

Absurd patent of the month: sanitary appliance for birds

This month, we hope to entertain you (again) with a new patent application probably aimed at “helping” our friends the animals, or rather their owner.

23 November 2022

Global Innovation Index 2022: Switzerland still in the lead

According to the Global Innovation Index 2022 published by the WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization), Switzerland is again the most innovative country around the world. […]

22 November 2022

Alfred Nobel, an inventor behind the eponymous prize

Everyone knows or has heard of the Nobel Prizes awarded each year to different scientists, writers and personalities. But few of us really know who […]

Le brevet insolite du mois : le vibrateur de sapin de Noël (US2522906)
21 November 2022

The weird (and nonetheless absolutely authentic) patent of the month: “Christmas tree vibrator”

At last, it is Christmas season again, and it is of course customary to decorate the interior space with a nice Christmas tree, hang baubles […]

2022 Intellectual Property SME scoreboard
18 November 2022

SME Scoreboard: only 10% of them own intellectual property rights

According to the European Observatory of EUIPO (the European Union Intellectual Property Office), only 10% of European SMEs declare that they own intellectual property rights. […]

De l'importance de la valorisation financière pour obtenir des financements
6 October 2022

The importance of financial valuation to obtain funds

Estimate the value of your business is an essential step before any funding request.

Le vélo à rames de Louis S. Burbank
26 September 2022

Absurd patent of the month: the rowing bicycle (1900)

Discover the absurd patent of the month, patented in 1900: the rowing bike

Le casque-serre respirant
28 June 2022

Absurd patent of the month: the breathing greenhouse helmet

Many of you reacted very positively to our last article about absurd and quirky patents. We understand that you like these discoveries. That is why […]

27 June 2022

Ukrainian crisis: innovation, a growth leverage?

Could innovation come to support companies and help them get out of the crisis?

23 March 2022

The countries with the largest proportion of women cited as inventors

Every year we celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8th. On this occasion, we examined this month the countries with the largest proportion of women […]

22 March 2022

Absurd or quirky patents: Brandon’s selection

Brandon’s team has selected a some patents found to be funny. Enjoy the discoveries!

27 January 2022

The inventions imagined for the space exploration that we find in our daily lives

In this article, Brandon Valorisation presents some inventions you probably use, but they were originally developed for space exploration. We wish you a nice discovery!

26 January 2022

The best innovations of the year 2021

Discover our selection of innovations in 2021.

Innovations dans le handisport
15 November 2021

Innovations in parasports

Brandon Valorisation has decided to dedicate this month an article on innovations aimed at facilitating and promoting the practice of sport for disabled people.

Les entreprises tournées vers l'innovation malgré la crise
29 June 2021

Companies still focused on innovation despite the crisis

According to a survey of 480 French, British and Spanish companies, the CEOs want to continue their investment in innovation and R&D despite the coronavirus […]

Notre sélection d'innovations pour l'été 2021
25 June 2021

Our selection of innovations for the summer 2021

Discover Brandon Valorisation’s selection of innovations for the summer 2021.

Le jet d'eau du lac à Genève
24 May 2021

Focus on Switzerland, the most innovative country in the world

According to WIPO's Global Innovation Index, Switzerland leads the most innovative countries 2020 ranking.

La propriété intellectuelle concerne-t-elle les PME et les startup-BRANDON VALORISATION conseil en innovation a Paris
19 May 2021

Does intellectual property apply to SME and start-ups?

By Anne Lévy, Patent & Trademark Attorney

Développement collaboratif de produits et services-Mieux innover grace au partenariat-Brandon Valorisation conseil en innovation Paris
14 May 2021

Collaborative development of products and services: innovate better thanks to partnerships

A few weeks ago, Brandon Valorisation explained in an article how an SME could diversify its activity by licensing innovative products. This month, we emphasize […]

Image de Margaret Hamilton
26 March 2021

Margaret Hamilton, the woman who gave the moon to Mankind.

Very few of us may know that a woman, Margaret Hamilton, has played a decisive role in the adventure that led a man to make his “one small step” on the Moon in 1969. We make here her portrait.

Frugalpac-La bouteille en papier-BRANDON VALORISATION et les innovations marquantes en 2020
26 January 2021

The most remarkable innovations of 2020

Discover our selection of the most striking innovations of 2020.

26 January 2021

Brexit: what are the consequences for innovation and intellectual property?

We were all in such a hurry to see 2020 end  that we on the Continent barely noticed this historical event: December 31 also marked […]

Our client's place
19 November 2020

Business valuation: interest and methods

In this article, Brandon Valorisation talks about the different methods that exist to value a company.

2 September 2020

From invention to achievement: André Citroën and the Yellow Expedition

André Citroën, pioneer of the automotive industry, was also a master of communication. This he demonstrates by imagining the Yellow Expedition in 1931, an automobile rally to link Beirut to Beijing.

Montage logos marques
1 September 2020

At the origin of brands in France

Trademarks appeared long before the first legislation on intellectual property. Take a trip back in time with us through the history of trademarks in France.

Illustration_8 femmes qui ont changé notre quotidien
29 June 2020

8 women who have changed our day-to-day lives

While women have also contributed to shape the world as we know it, they have often been forgotten in the history books. In this article, […]

Illustration-Osez entreprendre à 50 ans
25 June 2020

Dare to become an entrepreneur at 50

Is 50 years an age to launch a business? Many of us are asking the question, perhaps thinking that chances of success are lower. But this is not true! Let’s get a look at the figures.

Chez nos clients
9 June 2020

$190 million raised for Contentsquare

The French start-up Contentsquare, specialized in the analysis of the behavior of Internet users on mobile applications and websites, raised 190 million dollars. Now valued […]

Évadez-vous en Islande
20 April 2020

Let yourself be tempted by a trip… in Iceland!

Like us, you are probably confined into your home for several weeks. To allow you to travel, we have chosen to talk about Iceland. So let yourself be tempted by this expedition and come with us!