Early, middle, and late stages have been defined in each of these, with further subdivisions according to recognizable changes in the style of pottery and other products that are associated with each separate culture.The civilization that arose on the mainland under Cretan influence in the 16th century The islands of the eastern Mediterranean and the Aegean Sea form a natural link between the landmasses of the Middle East and Europe.
This phenomenon tends to annoy the companies that hold the trademarks, because unless the company works sufficiently to prevent such broad use of its trademark, its intellectual property rights to the trademark may be lost, as the mark cannot do its job of identifying the specific product any more.
Crete, the Cyclades and some other islands, and the Greek mainland, including the Peloponnese, central Greece, and Thessaly.
The first high civilization on European soil, with stately palaces, fine craftsmanship, and writing, developed on the island of Crete.
Famous examples include the Thermos, the Escalator, Elevator, the Breathalyzer, and Shredded Wheat.
Additionally, if you look at the lists below, it is most common in instances where the trademarked product is the first of its kind - thus (especially if it was also patented thus meaning the new product was the one of its kind) it often was the only name the public knew for this new widget.
On the island of Thera in 1866–67, before Schliemann, Shaft Grave Period sealed in under a thick shroud of volcanic pumice and ash.