A tred merk or tred-merk is a recognisable sign, design, or expression that identifees products or services o a pairteecular soorce frae thae o ithers,[1][2] awtho tred merks uised tae identifee services are uisually cried service merks.[3][4]


  1. "A trademark is a word, phrase, symbol, and/or design that identifies and distinguishes the source of the goods of one party from those of others". Retrieved 2011-12-13.
  2. "A trade mark is a sign which can distinguish your goods and services from those of your competitors (you may refer to your trade mark as your "brand")". Retrieved 2012-12-22.
  3. "Trade marks identify the goods and services of particular traders. Signs that are suitable for distinguishing products or services of a particular enterprise from that of other companies are eligible for trade mark protection". Retrieved 2012-12-22.
  4. "Archived copy". Archived frae the oreeginal on 23 October 2011. Retrieved 2012-12-27. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)CS1 maint: archived copy as teetle (link)