06311852 is referenced by 85 patents and cites 22 patents.

A fixture (

10

) for displaying merchandise such as cans (C) includes shelves (

15

) having slots (

17

) in their upper surface (

16

). A plurality of inserts (

20

) divides the shelves (

15

) into rows of merchandise receiving areas. The inserts (

20

) each include a base member (

21

) having a tab (

22

) in one embodiment, and a plurality of tabs (

22, 26

) in another embodiment, each adapted to be received in a slot (

17

). A divider strip extending upwardly from the base member (

21

), and rails (

25

) extending upwardly from the base member (

21

) at its lateral edges. The rails (

25

) of adjacent inserts (

20

) provide a surface on which the cans (C) may rest, and the shelves (

15

) may be inclined so that the cans (C) may slide on the rails (

25

) toward the front of the shelves (

15

). A bracket (

27

) is mounted at the front of the shelves (

15

) to keep the cans (C) on the shelves (

15

), and the bracket can carry an indicia displaying insert (

35

) therein.

Title
Merchandising fixture and shelf divider system therefor
Application Number
9/379251
Publication Number
6311852 (B1)
Application Date
August 23, 1999
Publication Date
November 6, 2001
Inventor
David S Ireland
Akron
OH, US
Agent
Renner Kenner Greive Bobak Taylor & Weber
US
Assignee
Darko Company
OH, US
IPC
A47F 1/04
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