View on Iceland: Skyr, Trademarks and Football
Once you finished browsing Iceland Monitor’s wide selection of news, events and features, you might like to have a look at some other Iceland-related material from around the world that we shall be collecting for you weekly.
1. ‘Welcome to skyr, the Viking ‘superfood’ waking up Britain’ – The Guardian
Iceland’s dairy wonder-product skyr is known and loved by locals and visitors to Iceland alike. Find out all about the product – its origins, its properties, and its place in Icelandic society – and why it might be about to take the UK by storm...
2. ‘Iceland v Iceland: The bitter trademark dispute erupts’ – The Independent
The background to the newly ignited, serious but amusing, Iceland v. Iceland trademark struggle. The UK frozen-food giants ‘Iceland’ enjoy registered trademark status for their name, something which Iceland (the country) now wants to get reversed.
3. ‘The Icelandic club which went viral with their elaborate goal celebrations’ – Mail Online
Everybody loves a good football goal celebration, and Icelandic team Stjarnan are true masters of the genre. Andy Warren takes a look at the team’s old and new material – from a country whose football celebrations recently captured the imagination of the world.
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