The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) has specified Nice Classification (established under the Nice Agreement) which is an International System to classify goods and services.
It is important to mention the correct class of goods or services in your trademark application. You can also file multiple-class trademark application if your mark exists under many classes.
This class includes chemicals for use in industry, science, photography, agriculture, horticulture and forestry, adhesives for use in industry, compost, manures, and fertilizers.
For example – Cold Candy by Asian Paints Limited.
This class includes paints, varnishes, lacquers, raw natural resins, colorants, dyes, inks for printing, marking and engraving.
For example – Berger by Berger Paints India Limited.
This class includes non-medicated cosmetics, toiletry preparations, dentifrices, perfumery, essential oils, and bleaching preparations.
For example – Harpic by Reckitt & Colman Of India Limited.
This class includes industrial oils, greases, wax, fuels and illuminants, candles and wicks for lighting.
For example – Castrol by Castrol Limited.
This class includes pharmaceuticals, medical and veterinary preparations, material for stopping teeth, dental wax, disinfectants, plasters.
For example – Mankind by Mankind Pharma Limited.
This class includes common metals and their alloys, ores, non-electric cables and wires of common metal, safes.
For example – TATA Steel Steel with Soul by Tata Steel.
This class includes automatic vending machines, machines and tools, motors and engines, transmission components.
For example – Toshiba by Kanushiki Kaisha Toshiba Toshiba Corporation.
This class includes Hand tools and implements, hand-operated; cutlery; side arms, except firearms; razors.
For example – Gillette by The Gillette Company
This class includes DVDs and other digital recording media, computer software, fire-extinguishing apparatus, apparatus for recording, transmission or reproduction.
For example – Dell by Dell Inc.
This class includes surgical, medical, dental and veterinary apparatus, instruments, artificial limbs, eyes and teeth, suture materials.
For example – Baxter by Baxter Travenol Laboratories Inc.
This class includes apparatus for lighting, heating, steam generating, cooking, refrigerating, drying, ventilating.
For example – Parryware by Roca Bathroom Products Private Limited
This class includes vehicles; apparatus for locomotion by land, air or water
For example – Honda by Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha Also Honda Motor Co.
This class includes Firearms; ammunition and projectiles; explosives; fireworks.
This class includes jewellery, precious stones, hierological and chronometric instruments, jewellery, precious stones.
For example – Tanishq by Titan Industries Limited.
This class includes musical Instruments and supplies.
For example – Gibson by Gibson Guitar Corp.
This class includes playing cards, printing blocks, paper, cardboard, bookbinding material, photographs, stationery.
For example – Camel by Kokuyo Camlin Limited.
This class includes packing, stopping and insulating materials, flexible pipes, gutta-percha, gum.
For example – MRF by MRF Limited.
This class includes parasol, walking sticks, whips, harness, saddlery, leather and imitations of leather.
For example – Hidesign by Hidesign India Private Limited
This class includes building materials, rigid pipes for building (non-metallic), pitch and bitumen, asphalt.
For example – Ambuja Cement by Gujarat Ambuja Cements Limited.
This class includes furniture, mirrors, picture frames; goods made of ivory, whalebone, shell, amber.
For example – IKEA by M/s.inter Ikea Systems Bv.
This class includes household or kitchen utensils, containers, combs, sponges, glassware, porcelain, earthenware.
For example – Hawkins by Pressure Cookers & Appliances Limited
This class includes ropes, string, nets, tents, awnings, tarpaulins, sails, sacks, bags, raw fibrous textile materials
This class includes yarns and threads, for textile use.
For example – Vardhman by Vardhman Yarns And Threads
This class includes textiles and textile goods, bed and table covers.
For example – Bombay Dyeing by The Bombay Dyeing & Manufacturing Co.
This class includes clothing, footwear, and headgear.
For example – Vero Moda by Aktieselskabet Af
This class includes lace, embroidery, ribbons, braid, buttons, hooks and eyes, pins and needles, artificial flowers.
This class includes carpets, rugs, mats, matting, and other materials for covering existing floors; wall hangings (non-textile)
This class includes games, playthings, gymnastic, sporting articles, decorations for Christmas trees.
For example – Fisher Price by Fisher Price Inc.
This class includes meat, fish, poultry, meat extracts, preserved, frozen, dried and cooked fruits and vegetables.
For example – Mccain by Mccain Foods Limited
This class includes coffee, tea, cocoa, sugar, rice, tapioca, sago, artificial coffee, flour, preparations made from cereals.
For example – Nescafe by Societe Des Produits Nestle S.a.
This class includes agricultural, horticultural, forestry products, grains, fresh fruits and vegetables, seeds, natural plants
This class includes beers; mineral and aerated waters, other non-alcoholic drinks, syrups, fruit juices.
For example – CoCa-Cola by The CoCa Cola Company.
This class includes all alcoholic beverages (except beers)
For example – Sula:Vineyards by Nashik Vintners
This class includes tobacco; smokers' articles, matches
For example – Davidoff by Davidoff & Cie Sa
This class includes advertising; business management, business administration, office functions
This class includes Insurance, financial affairs, monetary affairs, real estate affairs.
For example - LIC by Life Insurance Corporation Of India.
This class includes building construction, repair, and installation services
This class includes services allowing at least one person to communicate with another by a sensory means.
For example - Airtel by Bharti Airtel Limited.
This class transport, packaging and storage of goods, travel arrangement
This class includes treatment of materials related services.
This class includes education, providing of training; entertainment, sporting and cultural activities.
This class includes scientific and technological services, research and design, development of computer hardware and software.
This class includes services for providing food and drink, temporary accommodation.
For example - Residence Inn Marriott Logo by Marriott Worldwide Corporation.
This class includes medical services, veterinary services, hygienic and beauty care for human beings or animals.
This class includes Legal services, security services for the protection of property and individuals.