Stine® Seed Company once again was recognized for its commitment to innovation in science, technology and research. For the fifth consecutive year, The Patent Board analyzed and ranked Stine among the 20 top companies in the food, beverage and tobacco products industry. The ranking system is based on how many patents are granted each year, science and technology strength, innovation cycle and impact on the industry.
“We strive to find new solutions to meet our customers’ needs, but we don’t just stop there. We’re always pressing ahead with research to discover the next best thing in corn and soybean genetics,” says Myron Stine, Vice President Sales and Marketing.
The Patent Board tracks, analyzes and helps define the business value of innovation and patents across industries. Other companies in the current top 20 of the food, beverage and tobacco products industry include PepsiCo, Inc., General Mills and Ajinomoto Co., Inc.