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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.

meine Lendenwirbel beim Knacken das gleiche Geräusch machen wie Corn Flakes beim Zerbeißen

Involved trademark

Involved news organisation

Date
Is the trademark here used in an expression?
Yes
In what news organisation did it appear?
Süddeutsche Zeitung
Translation
as corn flakes make the same noise when chewing