There are many advantages to joining the state trademark program. Your business can identify itself as a Kansas company, network with other Kansas business owners and gain access to a variety of benefits. Membership opens annually in January. A business can apply for membership at any time, but will only have access to remaining benefits still open after the annual January enrollment.
See below for membership qualifications and additional information about membership benefits.
To qualify for membership in the Kansas trademark program, all products and businesses must be in good standing and meet standards set forth by local, state and national regulating authorities. Additionally, your business must meet at least one of the following requirements:
100% of the product is grown or produced in Kansas.
100% of the product's processing, manufacturing, or craftsmanship is done in Kansas.
Your restaurant is Kansas owned or serves one or more primary Kansas food ingredients. Restaurant needs to identify which food products are from Kansas.
Business provides an agriculture based experience in Kansas. To qualify, agritourism businesses must be registered with Kansas Tourism.
Business offers three or more Kansas products for sale in their store.
We offer free promotional benefits to member businesses.
Increase your online visibility.
Design & Consultation Services
Looking to spruce up your physical or online presence? We’re here to help.
Special Events & Product Marketing
We offer an assortment of opportunities for you to engage with consumers.
We offer a variety of program discounts, such as Kansas Value Added Foods Lab, Kansas Value Added Meats Program and the use of our From the Land of Kansas Logo.