Title:
Consumables container
United States Patent D445337


Inventors:
Croft, Robert John (Jersey City, NJ)
Warner, Jim Frances (Hoboken, NJ)
Application Number:
29/122608
Publication Date:
07/24/2001
Filing Date:
04/28/2000
Assignee:
Recot, Inc. (Pleasanton, CA)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D09/450, D09/530, D09/557, D09/569
Field of Search:
D9/438, D9/445, D9/450, D9/416, D9/500, D9/502, D9/503, D9/504, D9/509, D9/511, D9/513, D9/516, D9/518, D9/529, D9/530, D9/536, D9/537, 215/381-384, 215/396, 215/398, 220/906
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US Patent References:
D428813Beverage containerAugust, 2000HaleyD9/500
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D418758ContainerJanuary, 2000YucknutD9/500
6006945Vendable containerDecember, 1999Kirkland
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D405372Combined container and closureFebruary, 1999YucknutD9/504
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RE30805Container with improved heat shrunk cellular sleeveNovember, 1981Rhoads
D254840BottleApril, 1980Aldrich, III
4190168Label for returnable and refillable bottle and associated methodFebruary, 1980Jacques
D247847BottleMay, 1978Kretz
D247471BottleMarch, 1978Strand
D247472BottleMarch, 1978Byrne
D246896BottleJanuary, 1978Plummer
4054220Combined pocket flask and denture case with removable cup portionOctober, 1977Rosenstein
3967756Wet wipe dispenserJuly, 1976Barish221/63
3760968COMPOSITE CONTAINER ARTICLESeptember, 1973Amberg et al.
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2543427N/AFebruary, 1951Warne
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Foreign References:
FR2646071April, 1989
WO/1992/004243March, 1992REMOVABLE PUSH-ON CUP
Other References:
Advertisement by Land O' Lakes showing a personal size container for beverages, trademarked as the "Grip". It also has a resealable top.
Primary Examiner:
RADEMAKER, CAROL
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Carstens & Cahoon, LLP (PO Box 802334, Dallas, TX, 75380, US)
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a consumables container, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the consumables container of the present invention;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view of the consumables container of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a front view in elevation of the consumables container of FIG. 1 as seen from the front of FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a side view in elevation of the consumables container of FIG. 1 as seen from the right-hand side of FIG. 1, the left-hand side of FIG. 1 being a mirror image of FIG. 4;

FIG. 5 is a rear view in elevation of the consumables container of FIG. 1 as seen from the back of FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view of the consumables container of FIG. 1;

FIG. 7 is a perspective view with top open of the consumables container of the present invention; and,

FIG. 8 is a side view in elevation of the consumables container of FIG. 7 as seen from the right side of FIG. 7.