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Jose Porchia, Brian C Dais: Reclosable fastener assembly. Dowbrands, September 9, 1997: US05664299 (135 worldwide citation)

A reclosable fastener assembly having two interlocking profiles with uppermost closure elements and bottommost closure elements and a slider for moving between a closed position and an open position along the profiles in straddling relation. The slider has a top and side walls depending from opposit ...


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Brian C Dais, Jose Porchia, John O McCree, Raymond R Rydman, Bertha R Vaughn: Zipper for a reclosable thermoplastic bag and a process and apparatus for making. DowBrands, December 10, 1991: US05070584 (125 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a zipper for a reclosable thermoplastic bag having opposing rib and groove profiles wherein at least one of the opposing zipper profiles has an longitudinally extending part interlockable and substantially free of interdigitation with the opposing profile and wherein the part is structu ...


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Scott A Silvenis, Paul B Monaghan, Arthur A Massucco, Richard H Spencer, William R Gagne: Liquid spray dispenser. DowBrands, September 29, 1992: US05150841 (113 worldwide citation)

A battery operated hand-held dispenser which operates efficiently at lower power levels than prior art devices. The dispenser as included therein has spray, foam or stream, dispensing capabilities coupled with pump mechanisms, vent mechanisms and positive closures.


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Brian C Dais, Jose Porchia, John O McCree, David A Smith, Larry M Zieke: Zipper for reclosable thermoplastic bag, process and apparatus for making. Dowbrands, August 25, 1992: US05140727 (99 worldwide citation)

A zipper for a reclosable thermoplastic bag which produces an audible clicking sound and/or a vibratory or bumpy feel when closed or "zipped", and processes and apparatus for making such zippers.


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Jose Porchia, Brian C Dais, Zain E M Saad: Vegetable containing storage bag and method for storing same. Dowbrands, February 20, 1996: US05492705 (93 worldwide citation)

A flexible film and flexible food storage bag for packaging produce such as vegetables and fruits wherein the film or bag has plurality of microholes specifically designed to allow the produce to breath in a controlled rate such that localized condensation and weight loss is minimized, which in turn ...


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Jose Porchia, Karen E McBride, Brian C Dais, D Lyn Farrelly, Robert R Steele: Flexible thermoplastic containers having visual pattern thereon. DowBrands, April 8, 1997: US05618111 (88 worldwide citation)

A flexible container, and a process and apparatus for making the container having first and second sidewalls, side seams, a bottom edge, a top and an opening adjacent the top including the first and second sidewalls made from the same film web stock material, said web stock having at least a first v ...


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Jose Porchia, Brian C Dais: Closure member for a reclosable thermoplastic bag. Dowbrands, July 15, 1997: US05647100 (81 worldwide citation)

A closure member for a reclosable thermoplastic bag having opposing rib and groove profiles wherein the rib profile has an longitudinally extending part interlockable and substantially free of interdigitation with the opposing groove profile and wherein the part is deformed defining indentions in th ...


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James C Pawloski, Gary S Bliss, Ronald L Siemon: Carrier puck. Dowbrands, January 16, 1996: US05484052 (74 worldwide citation)

A carrier puck is provided for receiving and supporting an article to be moved along a predetermined path. The carrier puck is made of a main body having an inner cavity for receiving the article. The puck also includes at least one gripper element extending from an inner side wall of the main body ...


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Douglas P Gundlach, Michael J Banco, Larry R Erickson, Marvin J Kreh, William A Kirksey, William E LeBoeuf, Kevin J Wagers, John O McCree, Brian C Dais, Jose Porchia: Zipper for reclosable thermoplastic bag. Dowbrands, August 18, 1992: US05138750 (67 worldwide citation)

A zipper closure for a reclosable thermoplastic bag includes two opposing interlockable rib and groove profiles, wherein at least a part of one or both of the profiles is divided into segments of materials having different elastic moduli. The zipper provides an audibly and/or tactilely perceptible i ...


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Laurence R Erickson, Michael A Babinec, Judy J Gunderson, M Gary Grossman, Edward H Meisner: Beverage maker. GEE Associates, Dowbrands, George P Shea & Gould Hoare Jr, September 7, 1993: US05243164 (62 worldwide citation)

A beverage maker having a reservoir for holding liquid and a filter element for holding a substance, such as coffee grounds, for making the beverage. A partition separates the reservoir and filter element and has a heat responsive film. When the liquid in the reservoir is at or reaches a desired bre ...