25 Nov '16, 12am

Under Threat Of Lawsuit, Supersonic Changes Name To AKA Coffee

Berkeley, California’s Supersonic Coffee is changing names. After three years under the epithet, the specialty coffee roaster is rebranding as AKA Coffee after threat of legal action from Sonic Drive-In for brand “dilution”. In a statement released by AKA née Supersonic, Managing Director John Laird states: When we received notice of Sonic’s intention to oppose our trademark application, we engaged one of the top IP firms in the country. After several months of legal communication it was clear that the fight against Sonic was going to be long and expensive. Laird continues: We are a small team trying to grow a specialty coffee company. Spending a huge chunk of our resources to fight against Sonic, a multi-billion-dollar company did not seem like a smart choice. The clearest path was to leave Supersonic behind, re-brand and continue forward with something new. The press rel...

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