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genericides.org keeps a list of generic trademarks. We support the list with examples of "generic use" in newspapers worldwide. The entry below is such example.

sehen und staunen über einen Artisten, der in einem überdimensionalen Hula-Hoop-Reifen einige gewagte Figuren zeigt

Involved trademark

Involved news organisation

Date
Is the trademark here used in an expression?
No
In what news organisation did it appear?
Süddeutsche Zeitung
Translation
an artist who shows some figures in an oversized hula hoop