Food container
United States Patent D641256

Fisher, Thad J. (DeForest, WI, US)
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Publication Date:
Filing Date:
Kraft Foods Global Brands LLC (Northfield, IL, US)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D09/425, D09/761
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 0903
Field of Search:
D9/424, D9/425, D9/430-435, D9/715, D9/721, D9/737, D9/760, D9/761, D7/354, D7/357, D7/396.1, D7/550.1, D7/553.2, D7/555, D7/629, D7/701, 229/87.08, 229/100, 229/101, 229/101.2, 229/101.3, 229/106, 229/108, 229/108.1, 229/116.1, 229/116.3, 229/116.5, 229/118, 229/121, 229/122, 229/193, 229/195, 229/197, 229/201, 229/213, 229/221, 229/222, 229/227, 229/400-406, 229/906.1, 229/922, 229/932, 229/939, 229/942, 220/23, 220/513, 220/516, 220/519, 220/556, 220/575, 206/123, 206/278, 206/297, 206/299, 206/457, 206/770, 206/737, 206/499, 206/505, 206/521.15, 206/549, 206/557, 206/561, 206/589, 206/806, 206/821, D3/302, D3/314, 426/128, 426/94, 426/120, 426/138, 426/76, 426/496, 426/549
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Foreign References:
EP0500318August, 1992Food package having opposed compartmentalized trays.
FR2553386April, 1985
JP10245054September, 1998PACKAGING CONTAINER
Primary Examiner:
Johannes, Thomas
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Fitch, Even, Tabin & Flannery

1. I claim the ornamental design for food container, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a food container showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is right side elevation view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left side elevation view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a front end elevation view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a rear end elevation view thereof.

The broken line portion of the drawings is included to show unclaimed subject matter only and forms no part of the claimed design.