07243598 is referenced by 38 patents and cites 211 patents.

The present invention provides a cartridge containing one or more beverage ingredients and being formed from substantially air- and water-impermeable materials, the cartridge comprising or being adapted to have formed therein at least one inlet for the introduction of an aqueous medium into the cartridge and at least one outlet, characterised in that flow of the aqueous medium through the cartridge is generally in an inward direction from the at least one inlet to the at least one outlet.

Title
Cartridge for the preparation of beverages
Application Number
10/763770
Publication Number
7243598 (B2)
Application Date
January 23, 2004
Publication Date
July 17, 2007
Inventor
David Smith
Bodicote
GB
Satwinder Panesar
Banbury
GB
Adam Lloyd
Headington
GB
Andrew Halliday
Hook Norton
GB
Agent
Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery
Assignee
Kraft Foods R & D
DE
IPC
B65B 29/02
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