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Richard G Custer, Richard R Kosiorek, Michael P Kolosso, Mladomir Tomic: Method and apparatus for forming a reclosable package. Reynolds Consumer Products, Alan T McDonald, July 7, 1992: US05127208 (119 worldwide citation)

A method and an apparatus for applying a reclosable profile element and a tear strip element to a packaging film is disclosed. Packaging film is formed into a tubular form about a forming tube. The tubular shaped packaging film is advanced along the length of the forming tube and over a product fill ...


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Lawrence W Wirth, Wayne M Wegner, Mladomir Tomic, Raymond Buchko, Johann Natterer: Method of forming recloseable packages, profiles used therein, and packages produced thereby. Reynolds Consumer Products, Willian Brinks Olds Hofer Gilson & Lione, November 26, 1991: US05067822 (102 worldwide citation)

A method of forming a recloseable package using special profile strips, the strips themselves and a resulting package are disclosed. The profile strips have a flange element and a recloseable element, and two mated profile strips are provided with a heat barrier.


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Mlsdomir Tomic: Reclosable zipper. Reynolds Consumer Products, Alan T McDonald, April 4, 1995: US05403094 (97 worldwide citation)

A reclosable zipper for a reclosable bag comprises a first closure having a first base, a first pair of locking members integrally connected to the first base, and a center guide post integrally connected to the first base. The center guide post is positioned adjacent to and between the first pair o ...


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Steve H Simonsen, Mladomir Tomic, Wayne M Wegner: Reclosable profile having improved closure members. Reynolds Consumer Products, Alan T McDonald, May 21, 1991: US05017021 (88 worldwide citation)

An improved closure member for a package is provided comprising first and second profile strips sealed to the package at the package opening, a male member formed on the first profile strip, a post member also formed on the first profile strip on the inboard side of the male member, a female member ...


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Timothy J May: Closure arrangement having a peelable seal. Reynolds Consumer Products, Alan T McDonald, November 28, 1995: US05470156 (83 worldwide citation)

In one embodiment, a closure arrangement for a polymeric bag having a pair of opposing films comprises a wide base strip, a pair of narrow heat-resistant strips composed of heat-resistant material, and a T-shaped peelable strip composed of peelable material. The base strip has opposing inner and out ...


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David A Heintz, Steven H Simonsen, Wayne M Wegner: Method of producing a sealing system for a reclosable webbed-wall package, and system made. Reynolds Consumer Products, Willian Brinks Olds Hofer Gilson & Lione, August 24, 1993: US05238306 (82 worldwide citation)

A closure system for a film wall package includes profile strips having a reclosable seal of the interlocking type, flange elements and, adjacent the reclosable seal, an adhered strip of peelable material. The peelable material and the profile strip may be co-extruded. With packaging film attached t ...


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Timothy J May: Closure arrangement having a peelable seal. Reynolds Consumer Products, Alan T McDonald, February 6, 1996: US05489252 (82 worldwide citation)

In one embodiment, a closure arrangement for a polymeric bag having a pair of opposing films comprises a wide base strip, a pair of narrow heat-resistant strips composed of heat-resistant material, and a T-shaped peelable strip composed of peelable material. The base strip has opposing inner and out ...


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Richard G Custer, Richard R Kosiorek, Michael P Kolosso: Method and apparatus for forming a reclosable package. Reynolds Consumer Products, Willian Brinks Olds Hofer Gilson & Lione, September 10, 1991: US05046300 (75 worldwide citation)

A method and an apparatus for applying a reclosable profile element to a packaging film is disclosed. Packaging film is formed into a tubular form about a forming tube. The tubular shaped packaging film is advanced along the length of the forming tube and over a product fill tube having an outer per ...


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Timothy J May: Closure arrangement having a peelable seal. Reynolds Consumer Products, Alan T McDonald, March 10, 1998: US05725312 (75 worldwide citation)

A closure arrangement for a polymeric bag has a pair of opposing films joined at a fold line and perforated along the fold line. The arrangement includes a base strip, a pair of heat-resistant strips, and a peelable strip composed of peelable material. The base strip has opposing inner and outer sur ...


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Timothy J May, Robert Styer, Mark Ericson: Stay-open towel dispensing container. Reynolds Consumer Products, Alan T McDonald, August 6, 1991: US05036997 (75 worldwide citation)

At least one lug formed on the inside of the cover of a plastic container contacts a lip provided on the top back edge of the container bottom when the cover is opened to a predetermined position so that the cover is releasably held open.