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James W Lowry, Jeffrey M Schuetz, Krishnaraju Varadarajan: Bag laminate with a removable sticker portion. Sonoco Development, Drinker Biddle & Reath, May 7, 2002: US06383592 (44 worldwide citation)

A film bag is disclosed for containing articles, such as candies, food and other items. The film bag is made from a laminate that includes an inner layer and an outer layer with printed indicia formed on it. The outer layer includes a fixed portion which is attached to the inner layer with a permane ...


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Michael T Drummond, Calvin G Hill, Richard M Lowman Jr, William C Suski, Rodney W Roberts, James W Lowry: Easy-open container having an improved reinforcing and tear strip. Sonoco Products Company, Bell Seltzer Park & Gibson, January 30, 1996: US05487506 (41 worldwide citation)

An easy-open container has a spirally-wound bodywall layer, interior barrier liner layer and outer label layer forming an easy-open seam extending spirally between the ends of the container and which is provided with an improved reinforcing and tear strip extending along the easy-open spiral seam. T ...


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James W Lowry, Steven C Gendreau, Lawrence E Renck: Post in post product packaging and display structure tray system. Sonoco Development, Clausen Miller P C, November 21, 2006: US07137517 (35 worldwide citation)

A post in post structure comprising a short inner post segment and a pair of hollow outer posts slipped over either end of the inner post segment and affixed to the inner post segment. The post in post structure is particularly suitable for use with a product packaging and display system of the kind ...


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James W Lowry: Base for post in post product packaging and display system. Sonoco Development, Clausen Miller P C, September 26, 2006: US07111735 (24 worldwide citation)

A box-like base assembly for holding vertical support posts in an upright position. The base assembly includes an outer base box and a center base member that fits within the outer base box, the center base member having inwardly collapsed sections for holding the vertical support posts in an uprigh ...


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James W Lowry: Container for powdered product having a measuring cup device therein. Sonoco Products Company, Bell Seltzer Intellectual Property Law Group of Alston & Bird, July 7, 1998: US05775531 (23 worldwide citation)

A container for being filled with a powdered product includes a container body having an open bottom end and an end closure attached to the container top end portion for closing the container top end portion to adapt the container to be filled through the open bottom end portion with the container i ...


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Michael T Drummond, William C Suski, Calvin G Hill, James W Lowry, Rodney W Roberts: Spirally-wound easy-open container having a score cut opening panel. Sonoco Products Company, Bell Seltzer Park & Gibson P A, September 17, 1996: US05556365 (22 worldwide citation)

An easy-open container has a spirally-wound paperboard bodywall layer, interior barrier liner layer and outer label layer forming as easy-open seam extending spirally between the ends of the container. Easy-opening of the container is enhanced by the provision of pull tabs formed by superimposed and ...


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James W Lowry: Dual function overcap. Sonoco Development, Bullwinkel Partners, January 18, 2000: US06015061 (20 worldwide citation)

A dual function overcap for a cylindrical container, having a bead about the top edge and generally used for snack foods, includes a substantially planar covering portion and a downwardly extending lip. The dual function overcap fits over the container with a bead by engaging the downwardly extendin ...


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Michael T Drummond, Calvin G Hill, Richard M Lowman Jr, William C Suski, Rodney W Roberts, James W Lowry: Easy-open container having directionally-oriented label tear. Sonoco Products Company, Bell Seltzer Park & Gibson, February 27, 1996: US05494215 (20 worldwide citation)

An easy-open container has a spirally-wound paperboard bodywall layer, interior barrier liner layer and outer label layer forming an easy-open seam extending spirally between the ends of the container. A feature is provided for directionally-orienting tearing of the label layer to remove either the ...


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James W Lowry, Ronald W Kroeckel: Product tray insert. Clausen Miller PC, June 16, 2009: US07546927 (19 worldwide citation)

A product tray insert that helps hold a vertical post in place is provided. The insert is placed within a product tray and has upwardly folding retaining flaps that capture the bottoms of the vertical posts between the flaps and a side of the tray. The tray insert is particularly useful for packagin ...


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James W Lowry: Container for storing and dispensing food products. Sonoco Development, Seidel Gonda Lavorgna & Monaco PC, September 19, 2000: US06119884 (19 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a container for storing and dispensing food stuffs. The container includes a shell having a sidewall and a bottom wall. Together, the sidewall and the bottom wall define an interior of the container. The bottom wall is detachably connected to the sidewall. The apparatu ...