Column: ʻOkoʻa paha ʻo ‘Kahlua’ a ʻokoʻa hoʻi ʻo ‘Kaholo’ | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
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Column: ʻOkoʻa paha ʻo ‘Kahlua’ a ʻokoʻa hoʻi ʻo ‘Kaholo’

The Swedish company Absolut, which makes the coffee liqueur Kahlua, is blocking a Big Island businessman from using the name Kaholo for his coffee. It claims that “Kaholo” is too similar to “Kahlua” and constitutes a trade-name infringement. Read more

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