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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.

Near the start of the 20th century, the advent of mass-produced linoleum sent labor-intensive floor rugs out of style

Involved trademark

Involved news organisation

Date
Is the trademark here used in an expression?
No
In what news organisation did it appear?
China Daily