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Paul Theodore VanGompel, Timothy James Blenke, Nancy Ellen Dawson, Yung Hsiang Huang, Carl Gerard Rippl, Barbara Oakley Sauer, Georgia Lynn Zehner: Absorbent article having a fit panel. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Jeffrey B Curtin, Alyssa A Dudkowski, January 8, 2002: US06336922 (100 worldwide citation)

An absorbent article includes at least one fit panel which is located in one of the waist sections of the absorbent article adjacent an end edge of the absorbent article. The fit panel extends laterally beyond both of the side edges of an absorbent chassis of the absorbent article. The fit panel may ...


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Timothy James Blenke, Jennifer Elizabeth Pozniak, Richard Warren Tanzer, Hugh Michael Sexton: Extensible absorbent article including an extensible absorbent pad layer. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Thomas D Wilhelm, October 10, 2000: US06129720 (92 worldwide citation)

An absorbent article includes an absorbent pad and an outer cover. An extensible layer replaces at least one of the tissue layers of the absorbent pad. The extensible layer can be secured to an extensible bodyside liner or an extensible outer cover. The extensible layer is adhesively secured to the ...


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Timothy James Blenke, Laura Linda Elsberg, Jennifer Elizabeth Pozniak, Jody Dorothy Suprise: Absorbent articles having belt loops and an adjustable belt. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Jeffrey B Curtin, November 27, 2001: US06322552 (81 worldwide citation)

Disposable absorbent articles which include an outer cover, an absorbent chassis, an adjustable belt and belt loops are described. The adjustable belt is located in one waist region of the absorbent article and includes a fastener on each of it's opposed end portions. The belt loops are located ...


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Jody Dorothy Suprise, Paul John Serbiak, Timothy James Blenke: Multi-functional fastener for disposable absorbent articles. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Jeffery B Curtin, June 11, 2002: US06402731 (81 worldwide citation)

A disposable absorbent article includes a multi-functional fastening system which includes a pair of primary fasteners which are located on the opposed side edges in one of the waist regions of the absorbent article. The primary fasteners are configured to releasably engage the opposite waist region ...


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Timothy James Blenke, Robert Eugene Vogt: Method of making absorbent articles having an adjustable belt. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Jeffrey B Curtin, February 8, 2000: US06022430 (72 worldwide citation)

A method of making disposable absorbent articles which include an outer cover, an absorbent chassis and an adjustable belt includes providing two continuous, laterally spaced apart ribbons of fastener material and attaching belt segments between and to the ribbons of fastener material at longitudina ...


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Timothy James Blenke, Patrick Sean McNichols, Robert Eugene Vogt: Method of making prefastened absorbent articles having a stretch band. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Jeffrey B Curtin, February 8, 2000: US06022431 (70 worldwide citation)

Disposable absorbent articles which include an outer cover, an absorbent chassis and a stretch band and methods of making the same are described. The stretch band is incorporated into the article by providing a waist panel which includes a pair of primary fasteners attached to a first surface on opp ...


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Robert Eugene Vogt, Timothy James Blenke: Method of making refastenable, pant-like disposable absorbent articles. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Jeffrey B Curtin, September 5, 2000: US06113717 (64 worldwide citation)

A method of making a refastenable, pant-like, disposable absorbent article includes attaching a pair of opposed side panels to the side edges of an absorbent chassis such hat they extend laterally outward from and between the front and back waist regions of the article. One of the side margins of ea ...


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Jennifer Elizabeth Pozniak, Timothy James Blenke, Cassandra Elizabeth Morris, Thomas Harold Roessler, Jody Dorothy Suprise, Robert Eugene Vogt: Pant-like disposable absorbent articles with a releasable line of weakness and a fastener. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Jeffrey B Curtin, Alyssa A Dudkowski, January 21, 2003: US06508797 (43 worldwide citation)

A pant-like, disposable absorbent article includes an absorbent chassis, a pair of opposed side panels, at least one line of weakness and at least one fastener. The absorbent chassis defines a pair of laterally opposed side edges and a pair of longitudinally opposed waist edges. The side panels exte ...


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Jennifer Elizabeth Pozniak, Timothy James Blenke, Cassandra Elizabeth Morris, Thomas Harold Roessler, Jody Dorothy Suprise, Robert Eugene Vogt: Pant-like disposable absorbent articles. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, David J Klann, December 6, 2005: US06972012 (38 worldwide citation)

A pant-like, refastenable, disposable absorbent article includes an absorbent chassis, a pair of opposed side panels, a pair of releasable joints and a pair of proportional fasteners. The absorbent chassis defines a pair of laterally opposed side edges and a pair of longitudinally opposed waist edge ...