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Michael DeLazzer, Franz Kuehnrich: Article dispensing system and method for same. Redbox Automated Retail L L C, Neal Gerber & Eisenberg, James P Muraff, June 26, 2007: US07234609 (103 worldwide citation)

An article dispensing machine and article transport storage unit are shown that permit articles slated for inventory to be delivered in secure manner from a centralized inventory supply center to an article dispensing machine forming part of an article distribution system. The article transport stor ...


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Michael DeLazzer, Franz Kuehnrich: Article dispensing system and method for same. Redbox Automated Retail, James P Muraff, Neal Gerber & Eisenberg, September 8, 2009: US07584869 (39 worldwide citation)

An article dispensing machine and article transport storage unit are shown that permit articles slated for inventory to be delivered in secure manner from a centralized inventory supply center to an article dispensing machine forming part of an article distribution system. The article transport stor ...


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Franz Kuehnrich, Gregg Kaplan: System and method for communicating vending information. Redbox Automated Retail, James P Muraff, Neal Gerber & Eisenberg, August 31, 2010: US07787987 (31 worldwide citation)

A system and method for communicating vending information for a digital video disc is provided. A plurality of vending transaction data is received, wherein each of the plurality of data comprises a transaction timestamp and corresponds to a rental transaction for a digital video disc. The plurality ...


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Franz Kuehnrich: System and method for calibrating a vending apparatus. Redbox Automated Retail, James P Muraff, Neal Gerber & Eisenberg, November 4, 2008: US07447605 (28 worldwide citation)

A system and method for calibrating a vending apparatus is provided. A vertical base reference position of a selector arm is stored, wherein the vertical base reference position corresponds to one of a plurality of rows in a cylindrical storage device. A horizontal base reference position is stored, ...


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Franz Kuehnrich, Eric Hoersten: System and method for communicating vending information. Redbox Automated Retail, James P Muraff, Neal Gerber & Eisenberg, December 14, 2010: US07853354 (27 worldwide citation)

A system and method for communicating vending information for a digital video disc is provided. A plurality of vending transaction data is received, wherein each of the plurality of data comprises a transaction timestamp and corresponds to a rental transaction for a digital video disc. The plurality ...


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Franz Kuehnrich: System and method for calibrating a vending apparatus. Redbox Automated Retail, James P Muraff, Neal Gerber & Eisenberg, August 2, 2011: US07988049 (22 worldwide citation)

A system and method for calibrating a vending apparatus is provided. A vertical base reference position of a selector arm is stored, wherein the vertical base reference position corresponds to one of a plurality of rows in a cylindrical storage device. A horizontal base reference position is stored, ...


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Franz Kuehnrich, Eric Hoersten: System and method for communicating vending information. Redbox Automated Retail, James P Muraff, Neal Gerber & Eisenberg, April 9, 2013: US08417380 (17 worldwide citation)

A system and method for communicating vending information for a digital video disc is provided. A plurality of vending transaction data is received, wherein each of the plurality of data comprises a transaction timestamp and corresponds to a rental transaction for a digital video disc. The plurality ...


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Franz Kuehnrich, Gregg Kaplan: System and method for communicating vending information. Redbox Automated Retail, James P Muraff, Neal Gerber & Eisenberg, April 2, 2013: US08412374 (10 worldwide citation)

A system and method for communicating vending information is provided. The system includes a plurality of vending apparatuses, each containing a vending inventory comprised of vendible media products, and a control center in communication with the plurality of vending apparatuses configured to recei ...


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Franz Kuehnrich, Jonathan Palmer: Article vending machine and method for authenticating received articles. Redbox Automated Retail, James P Muraff, Neal Gerber & Eisenberg, September 17, 2013: US08538581 (5 worldwide citation)

An article dispensing machine, system and method for authenticating an article returned to the article dispensing machine and an article for use in such a machine and system. The article dispensing machine comprises an infrared light for illuminating the surface of the returned article, an image cap ...


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Franz Kuehnrich, Jonathan Palmer: Article vending machine and method for authenticating received articles. REDBOX AUTOMATED RETAIL, James P Muraff, Neal Gerber & Eisenberg, February 28, 2017: US09582954

An article dispensing machine, system and method for authenticating an article returned to the article dispensing machine and an article for use in such a machine and system are disclosed herein. The returned article comprises an authentication code disposed on the surface of the returned article an ...