Tacky Fly Fishing Awarded First Patent
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Tacky Fly Fishing is Awarded First Patent
AMERICAN FORK, UT – March 13, 2018, Tacky Fly Fishing was awarded their first patent, United States Patent No. 9,913,463 (the “463” patent). Patent 463 solidified Tacky’s ability to protect the years of product research and development to bring to market the Tacky Fly Boxes and the innovation behind them.
When Tacky Fly Fishing introduced its first product via Kickstarter in December of 2013, fly fishing enthusiast quickly grasped onto the dramatic improvement and innovation that the Tacky Fly Box delivered. Over subsequent years, Tacky Fly Boxes took the market by storm by significantly improving fly storage, organization, and protection. The growing list of accolades and awards received by Tacky Fly Fishing clearly demonstrates the company’s role as innovative leaders in the fly fishing market. These accolades include (among many others): Grey’s Best (2016), Fly Fusion – Editor’s Choice (2016), Outdoor Canada – Best New Fly Fishing Gear, and three consecutive Best In Show Awards (2014-2016) at the annual International Fly Tackle Dealer trade show.
Tacky Fly Fishing knew their innovations would be advances that companies would seek to copy. With this understanding, Tacky has devoted a tremendous amount of effort and resources to intellectual property protection from the very early days of the company. While Patent No. 463 is the first to be awarded, Tacky has multiple other patents in various stages of review, intended to strengthen its position as an industry leader with current and future products/innovations. Tacky Fly Fishing is committed to continued innovation and to protecting their hard work and intellectual property.