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Nicholas P De Luca: Inflatable flat bag packaging cushion and methods of operating and making the same. Novus Packaging Corporation, Rines and Rines, October 3, 1995: US05454642 (105 worldwide citation)

An inflatable protective packaging for articles comprising a pair of adjacent flat bag chambers with an intermediate inflation channel therebetween communicating at an inner end with the chambers and having an outer inflation opening preferably independently sealable for each bag chamber at the oute ...


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Andrew Perkins, Nicholas P De Luca, Philipp Borchard: Machine and method for manufacturing a continuous production of pneumatically filled inflatable packaging pillows. Novus Packaging Corporation, Thomas C Feix, Donald C Feix, April 3, 2001: US06209286 (88 worldwide citation)

A machine and method for the manufacture of a continuous production of pneumatically filled packaging pillows for use as void fill packaging for the safe shipping of articles. A strip of flattened preformed film material with a repeated sealing pattern is advanced along a path through the machine an ...


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Nicholas Paola De Luca: Apparatus and methodology for packaging items incorporating an inflatable packaging system. Novus Packaging Corporation, Rines and Rines, July 29, 1997: US05651237 (47 worldwide citation)

A method of and apparatus for automatically feeding from a roll successive pairs of inflatable packaging bags each having a common intermediate inflation channel to present the end bag upon a base platform for receiving an item-to-be-packaged, and then to fold the other bag of the pair thereover to ...


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Nicholas P De Luca: Thermal insulating and cushioning package and method of making the same. Novus Packaging Corporation, Rines and Rines, July 16, 1996: US05535888 (31 worldwide citation)

A thermally insulating and cushioning inflatable and deflatable packaging for shipping or storing items, such as cold articles and the like, formed of thin film valve-inflatable chambers or envelopes preferably of high emissivity and low absorptivity coefficients material and provided with interior ...


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Andrew Perkins, Nicholas De Luca: Method of and apparatus for manufacturing air-filled sheet plastic and the like. Novus Packaging Corporation, Rines and Rines, September 12, 2000: US06116000 (27 worldwide citation)

An improved method of and apparatus for manufacturing thin plastic sheet air-inflated shipping or storage cushions or pillows for delicate articles and the like involving the use of novel retractable air-injection straws and plastic blank supporting and sealing techniques.


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De, Luca Nicholas Paolo: Thermal insulating and cushioning package. Novus Packaging Corporation, WEISSBURG Steven J, May 30, 1996: WO/1996/015957

A thermally insulating and cushioning inflatable and deflatable packaging for shipping or storing items, such as cold articles and the like, formed of thin film valve-inflatable chambers (400) or envelopes (400) preferably of high emissivity and low absorptivity coefficients material and provided wi ...