Japanese automotive mannequin Nissan has grow to be the most recent automotive producer to ramp up its Web3 efforts, submitting 4 new Web3-related logos filed within the US, whereas its Japan unit is experimenting with auto product sales inside the metaverse.
In accordance with Nissan’s Mar. 7 trademark features to the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), the model new filings cowl its Infiniti, Nismo and Nissan producers.
#NISSAN has filed 4 trademark features for
The filings signal plans for
Digital Clothes + Cars
Retailers for Digital Objects + NFTs
NFT Marketplaces + Shopping for and promoting + Minting
Metaverse Selling Suppliers#NFT #NFTCommunity #Metaverse #Web3 #Car pic.twitter.com/iG3ZVgyD5t
— Mike Kondoudis (@KondoudisLaw) March 13, 2023
The filings to the USPTO reveal Nissan’s plans to create digital clothes, cars, headgear, shopping for and promoting enjoying playing cards, toys, tickets, and an NFT marketplace for shopping for and promoting and minting NFTs.
The company has moreover outlined plans for metaverse selling corporations and totally different “leisure corporations” masking on-line video, photos, work, tickets, audio, sounds, music, and shopping for and promoting enjoying playing cards, along with a site that has data on all of the issues about Nissan’s proposed NFTs and the way in which they might work.
There are moreover intentions for “non-downloadable laptop software program program for use as a digital pockets,” in accordance with the submitting.
Check out drive a Nissan inside the metaverse
Last week on Mar. 8, Nissan Japan announced it’s conducting a three-month “demonstration experiment” of its digital retailer “Nissan Hype Lab” to “study, search the recommendation of, check out drive, and purchase Nissan autos,” whereas inside the metaverse.
“On the same time we’ll have a look at the chance of latest product sales methods for cars,” it wrote in a press launch.
The trial, which runs from Mar. 8 to Jun. 30, will allow prospects to go to the digital storefront “24 hours a day” via a PC or smartphone. Shoppers can create their very personal customized avatars and between positive hours, could even work along with digital product sales staff.
Shoppers may make an order for the automotive and finalize purchase contracts by way of this digital product sales office, in accordance with the announcement.
Nissan moreover previously filed 5 trademark features in October 2022 for a number of of its additional excellent automotive fashions, along with SKYLINE, Z, and GTR.
On the time, trademark authorized skilled Mike Kondoudis talked about the automotive mannequin’s filings signaled plans for NFT-backed media, on-line NFT marketplaces, digital wallets, NFT minting, shopping for and promoting and storing software program program.
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Automotive massive Fundamental Motors has moreover been very energetic with NFT-related filings, with its latest trademark features on Feb. 16 masking its Chevrolet and Cadillac producers.
American automotive producer Ford Motor Agency, prepped its entry into the world of NFTs and the Metaverse last September, submitting 19 trademark features all through its essential automotive producers.
Whatever the persevering with crypto winter and bear market, multinational corporations are nonetheless pushing forward with trademark features masking Web3, crypto, nonfungible tokens (NFTs), and the Metaverse.
Kondoudis talked about that there have been report numbers of trademark features for NFTs, Metaverse and crypto-related merchandise in 2022.