NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the  above trade mark (BIDVEST) is the property of BIDVEST INDUSTRIAL HOLDINGS (PTY) LTD, Incorporated in South Africa of Third Floor, Bidvest House, 18 Crescent Drive, Melrose Arch, Melrose, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africaand that the same trade mark is used for the following products:

Class 35: Advertising services, business management and administration, business information and research, office functions, information agencies, rating services, evaluation services, forecasting services, business appraisals, marketing research and studies, opinion polling, consultancy and advisory services; relationship marketing; services relating to the arrangement, presentation, promotion, organization and holding of trade fairs, shows, markets, expositions, exhibitions and displays for commercial or advertising purposes; public relations; retail, wholesale, franchising and merchandising services; services relating to the advising on, supplying and promoting of commodities; selection and display of goods; advice and assistance to prospective purchasers of such goods; the bringing together, for the benefit of others, of a variety of goods, enabling customers to conveniently view and purchase these goods; offering for sale and the sale of goods in the retail and wholesale trade; business services in the field of transportation logistics.

Class 36: Insurance, financial affairs; monetary affairs; real estate affairs; financial services, provision of credit card services, financial guarantees, financial transactions, leasing and hire-purchase services, sale on credit and financing of credit to wholesale.

Class 39: Transport, air transport, road transport, sea transport, collection, packaging, consolidation, loading, unloading, storage, warehousing, delivery, forwarding and clearing services and all other services connected with or ancillary to freighting and/or transportation services; courier services; delivery and distribution services; forwarding agents; transportation information; vehicle, ship, container and aircraft rental and storage services;  logistics services in the field of storage, transport and delivery of goods; garage rental services; polishing services; fleet management services; travel arrangement and reservation services, travel agency services.


NOTICE IS ALSO GIVEN that BIDVEST INDUSTRIAL HOLDINGS (PTY) LTD claims all rights in respect of the aforesaid trade mark in Somalia and will initiate appropriate legal action against any person or persons found to be using the aforesaid trade mark or any other trade mark deceptively or confusingly similar, or otherwise infringes on its rights.