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Roderick H Beaulieu, James W Wuertele, Richard P Sweeney, John E Sylvan, Kenneth A Focht, Jennie Kwo: Automated beverage brewing system. Keurig, Samuels Gauthier & Stevens, November 7, 2000: US06142063 (185 worldwide citation)

An automated beverage brewing system includes a liquid storage tank and a metering chamber. The metering chamber is at least partially submerged beneath a standing level of liquid in the storage tank. The chamber includes a sealable liquid inlet port communicating with the interior of the storage ta ...


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Roderick H Beaulieu, James W Wuertele, Richard P Sweeney, John E Sylvan, Michael G Woram, Kenneth A Focht, Jennie Kwo: Beverage filter cartridge holder. Keurig, Samuels Gauthier & Stevens, February 6, 2001: US06182554 (176 worldwide citation)

A cup shaped holder is internally provided with an ejection mechanism which serves to automatically dislodge a spent beverage cartridge from an upwardly extending piercing member when the lid is opened at the end of a brewing cycle. In addition, the holder is mounted on externally protruding trunnio ...


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Roderick H Beaulieu, James W Wuertele, Richard P Sweeney, John E Sylvan, Michael G Woram, Kenneth A Focht, Jennie Kwo: Beverage filter cartridge holder. Keurig, Samuels Gauthier & Stevens, June 27, 2000: US06079315 (132 worldwide citation)

A cup shaped holder is internally provided with an ejection mechanism which serves to automatically dislodge a spent beverage cartridge from an upwardly extending piercing member when the lid is opened at the end of a brewing cycle. In addition, the holder is mounted on externally protruding trunnio ...


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Richard P Sweeney, Nicholas G Lazaris, Roderick H Beaulieu: Re-usable beverage filter cartridge. Keurig Incorporated, Samuels Gauthier & Stevens, December 9, 2003: US06658989 (129 worldwide citation)

For use in a single serve beverage brewer in which a measured charge of a dry beverage medium is infused with a metered amount of heated liquid to produce a beverage medium, a reusable beverage filter cartridge is provided for containing the beverage medium and for accommodating an inflow of the hea ...


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Nicholas G Lazaris, Richard P Sweeney, Roderick H Beaulieu: Disposable beverage filter package. Samuels Gauthier & Stevens, March 11, 2004: US20040045443-A1

A disposable beverage filter package comprises a flexible and permeable pouch having a sidewall extending downwardly from a top opening to a closed bottom. The pouch is suspended from and supported exclusively by an imperforate impermeable lid configured and arranged to close the top opening and to ...


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Richard P Sweeney, Nicholas G Lazaris, Roderick H Beaulieu: Re-usable beverage filter cartridge. Samuels Gauthier & Stevens, October 17, 2002: US20020148358-A1

For use in a single serve beverage brewer in which a measured charge of a dry beverage medium is infused with a metered amount of heated liquid to produce a beverage medium, a reusable beverage filter cartridge is provided for containing the beverage medium and for accommodating an inflow of the hea ...


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Nicholas G Lazaris, Richard P Sweeney, Roderick H Beaulieu: Disposable beverage filter package. Keurig Incorporated, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks PC, Federal Reserve Plaza, December 29, 2005: US20050287251-A1

A disposable beverage filter package comprises a flexible and permeable pouch having a sidewall extending downwardly from a top opening to a closed bottom. The pouch is suspended from and supported exclusively by an imperforate impermeable lid configured and arranged to close the top opening and to ...