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Thomas B Banks, Daniel B Laughlin: Method and apparatus for display sequencing personalized social occasion products. Hallmark Cards Incorporated, Leydig Voit & Mayer, September 24, 1996: US05559714 (237 worldwide citation)

A vending machine for displaying and dispensing personalized products includes apparatus for sequentially displaying personalized products of a given type in accordance with prior viewing and sales of each personalized product. The machine includes an enclosure with selection means on the outside th ...


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Stephen P Buckley, Michael L Vandemark: Computer controlled system for vending personalized products. Hallmark Cards Incorporated, Leydig Voit & Mayer, October 1, 1996: US05561604 (230 worldwide citation)

A machine for delivering a product which may be automatically personalized by a customer at the time of purchase is disclosed. The product may be selected from a plurality of different types of products which may communicate in a plurality of media such as print, braille, or audio or video tape. The ...


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Stephen P Buckley, Richard A Robinson, John H Hurlburt, Kurt A Pfahl, Arthur E Doerflinger: Computer controlled machine for vending personalized products or the like. Hallmark Cards, Neuman Williams Anderson & Olson, July 30, 1991: US05036472 (185 worldwide citation)

A machine for vending greeting cards or other personalized or customized products includes audio and video presentations of available products and options available to a customer, provisions for payment and apparatus for automatic delivery of products. Base products such as preprinted forms are stor ...


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Stephen P Buckley, Thomas B Banks: Computer controlled system for vending personalized products. Hallmark Cards Incorporated, Leydig Voit & Mayer, August 13, 1996: US05546316 (179 worldwide citation)

A machine is disclosed which includes an enclosure with selection and payment means on the outside thereof and with storage and handling means on the inside thereof, all coupled to computer equipment which is on the inside of the enclosure. The computer equipment is programmed to facilitate a custom ...


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Wesley DeWayne Lindquist, John William Sullivan: Automatic address book update system. Hallmark Cards Incorporated, Patton Boggs, February 3, 2004: US06687362 (159 worldwide citation)

The automatic address book update system which automates the data collection and maintenance tasks for computerized address book systems. The automatic address book update system is architected to automatically update the data contained therein, by automatically populating the address entries of a s ...


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Robert E Sanders, Charles J Flynn, John L Vertreese: Light string ornament circuitry. Hallmark Cards, Neuman Williams Anderson & Olson, July 21, 1987: US04682079 (158 worldwide citation)

A decorative device is disclosed which includes a motor, music module or other electrical loads and electrical circuitry and a connector for connection to a selected socket of a string of conventional sockets for connection to an A.C. line. The connector includes an elongated flexible cable and is c ...


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Wesley DeWayne Lindquist: Data management system for automatically accessing, maintaining, propagating user data among plurality of communities, each of which contains plurality of members. Hallmark Cards Incorporated, Patton Boggs, August 16, 2005: US06931419 (117 worldwide citation)

The present community membership data management system identifies each user and their associated communities of interest. Each community has a user defined permission to access a subset of the user's data, which data is shared among some or all of the members of that community. When the user's data ...


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Stephen P Buckley, Richard A Robinson, Kurt A Pfahl, Arthur E Doerflinger, Thomas B Banks, Lynn Vandemark: Computer controlled machine for vending personalized products or the like. Hallmark Cards Incorporated, Leydig Voit & Mayer, April 30, 1996: US05513116 (94 worldwide citation)

A machine for vending greeting cards or other personalized or customized products includes audio and video presentations of available products and options available to a customer, provisions for payment and apparatus for automatic delivery of products. Base products such as preprinted forms are stor ...


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John B Watkins, Glen N Black: Laminated insulated hot drink cup. Hallmark Cards Incorporated, Schmidt Johnson Hovey & Williams, April 14, 1981: US04261501 (82 worldwide citation)

An insulated, decorative hot drink cup for hot coffee or the like is provided which can be grasped and drunk from without fear that the user's fingers will be burned. The cup includes an inner, integral, synthetic resin cup member having a series of spaced, exterior, longitudinally extending, triang ...


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John Bruce Watkins, Jeffrey Robert Myers, John Randall Fredlund, Joseph Anthony Manico, Anthony Ronald Berardi, Michael Lynn Vandemark: System for custom imprinting a variety of articles with images obtained from a variety of different sources. Eastman Kodak Company, Hallmark Cards, Frank Pincelli, July 7, 1998: US05778164 (60 worldwide citation)

A system and method for combining a first digital generated image and one or more prestored digital images. The system include means for selecting one of the prestored digital images for and the steps of selecting an output format for printing the first digital generated image and the selected prest ...