Veg of Lund, DUG's parent company receives patent approval for potato ice cream


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Veg of Lund Secures Swedish Patent Protection for “Unique” Potato Ice Cream

Swedish plant-based foods company Veg of Lund — DUG Drinks’ parent company — announces new patent approval for a “unique” ice cream that combines potatoes, rapeseed oil, and a vegetable protein emulsion.   This ice cream patent protection covers only the Swedish market. Still, the company says it has filed applications to secure international protection as well. Professor Eva Tornberg, founder and chairman of the board at Veg of Lund, commented: “We are pleased that a patent is approved in Sweden. The fact it is based on such an everyday crop as potatoes shows the uniqueness and strength of the patent.” Veg of Lund’s patent portfolio Eva Tornberg founded Veg of Lund in 2016, inspired by the potential of potatoes as a sustainable protein source for plant-based foods. These tubers’ …