Benchmarking References

Over 600 intellectual property driven companies have participated in our benchmark studies.

Aerospace/Defense
Albany International Corp
BAE Systems Electronic Systems
Boeing
Bombardier Aerospace
Eaton Corporation
Harris Corporation
Honeywell
ITT Corporation
Kennametal Inc.
Lockheed Martin
Northrup Grumman
QinetiQ Ltd
safran
SAIC – Science Applications International Corp
Textron Inc.
United Technologies Corporation, Pratt & Whitney
Rockwell Collins, Inc.

Automotive
Arkema Inc
Automotive Technologies Intl., Inc
Bridgestone Americas
Cummins Inc
Dayco Products, LLC
Delphi
Ford Motor Co.
Gemini Electric Motor Company
ITRI
Nissan North America
Nordson
Wabash Technologies
Dayco Products LLC

Biotechnology
Affymetrix
Agilent Technologies
Arla Foods amba
ATMI
Cangene Corporation
IDP Pty Ltd
Invitrogen
MDS Diagnostics
MorphoSys AG
Point Vert Corp.
Promega Corporation
Rigel Pharmaceuticals
Targacept
Xencor, Inc.
All Clear Diagnostics, Inc
AVEBE U.A.
Futuragene Ltd
LIC
Novozymes A/S
partners.org
Scil Proteins GmbH

Building Products/Construction
Ingersoll-Rand
OMNOVA Solutions
USG Corp
Weyerhaeuser Company

Chemicals/Materials
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.
Basell
Bona AB
Celanese Corpotation
China Petrochemical Technology Co., Ltd.
Cytec Industries
Dow Chemical
Dow Corning
DSM
DSM Desotech
Eastman Chemical Company
H.B. Fuller
Haldor Topsoe A/S
Johns Manville
JohnsonDiversey, Inc.
NOVA Chemicals Inc.
Praxair
SABIC
Sasol
Sika Group/Sika AG
Sisecam
Sun Chemical Corporation
Swagelok
Symyx Technologies, Inc.
Syngenta
Teck Cominco Metals Ltd.
Valmet ltd
Vesuvius
W.L. Gore and Associates Inc.
WR Grace & Co

Computer Equipment
Cisco Systems
IBM
NetApp, Inc.
NICE Systems
Océ Printing Systems GmbH
Pronil Holdings ehf
Xyratex
Zebra Technologies Corp.
Dell
E Ink Corporation
Seagate

Computer Software
Adobe
Amazon
AOL
Appear
Digimarc
ebay
Google

Oracle

Rockwell Automation
SAP
SAS Institute Inc.
Symantec
Technicolor
Veritas Technologies LLC
Teknowledge Corporation

Consumer Electronics
Bose
Harman International
Sharp Laboratories of America

Consumer Nondurables
Crayola LLC
Kimberly-Clark
S.C. Johnson & Son, inc.
Smurfit
The Clorox Company

Consumer/Household Durables
3M
Electrolux
FAGOR, S.COOP
Kohler Co.
Masco Corporation
Moen
Nike, Inc.
Polaris Industries
Rubbermaid Inc.
Steelcase Inc.
The Chamberlain Group
Universal Electronics
Whisper Tech Ltd

Containers/Packaging
Crown Packaging
Rexam Beverage Can Company

Electrical Equipment
Nexans
Schneider Electric
Indesit Company SpA

Electronic Components or Equipment
Brady Corporation
Flextronics
Fylde Micro Ltd
Kionix, Inc.
LunarEYE, Inc.
Micro Encoder Inc
Novellus Systems
Tektronix, Inc.
Trimble
Wolfson Microelectronics
ZBD

Financial Services
ADP
Bank of America
JP Morgan Chase
Visa

Food, Beverages, or Tobacco
Cargill Inc
DSM

FrieslandCampina
General Mills
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc.
Mars
Nestle Purina Petcare
PepsiCo
Rich Products Corporation

Information Services
Bloomberg
The Nielsen Company

Machinery (Industrial, Agricultural)
ASM International
BOWE BELL + HOWELL
Caterpillar
FMC Kongsberg Subsea AS
GE
Metso Paper, Inc
Rite-Hite Holding Corp.
Sulzer Chemtech AG
Valmet Corporation
Deere & Company

Media
Sony Corporation of America
Time Warner Inc

Medical Equipment and Supplies
ArjoHuntleigh
BD Medical
Boston Scientific Corporation
Carestream
Compumedics Limited
CRF Health
Elekta Ltd
Fresenius Medical Care North America
Hill-Rom Services, Inc.
Institut Straumann AG
Ion Beam Applications
Medtronic Inc
Medtronic MiniMed, Inc.
MEDx Associates LLC
Ossur hf.
Stryker Orthopaedics

Office Products/Automation
Pitney Bowes Inc.
Lexmark International, Inc.

Petroleum/Energy
Baker Hughes Incorporated
BP
Distributed Energy Systems Corp
Dominion Energy
ExxonMobil
Fortum Corporation
Halliburton
Halliburton
Iogen
Iogen
Neste Oil
Sasol
Shell Oil Company
VAST Power Systems, Inc.
Weatherford International

Pharmaceuticals
GlaxoSmithKline
KV Pharmaceutical Company
Laboratorios Recalcine
Pfizer
SIPS
Roche

Photographic and Scientific Equipment
Eastman Kodak Company
FEI Company

Semiconductor
ARM
Cirrus Logic, Inc.
Freescale Semiconductor
Intermolecular, Inc.
netapp
Nova Measuring Instruments
Rambus Inc
STMicroelectronics
Tessera
Brooks Automation
ON Semiconductor

Telecommunication Products
Alcatel Lucent
Avaya Inc.
Bookham, Inc
Ciena Corporation
Cisco
JDS Uniphase Corporation
Luna Innovations Incorporated
Motorola
Nokia
Palm, Inc.
Qualcomm Incorporated
RAD Data Communications
Nortel Networks
Arc Innovations, Ltd
KPN
Whidbey Telephone Company

Others
Fallbrook Technologies Inc.
IGT
AstenJohnson, Inc.