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Thomas Neuhaus: Interactive database method and system for food and beverage preparation. Cornell Research Foundation, Salzman & Levy, November 3, 1998: US05832446 (42 worldwide citation)

The present invention features a computerized, electronic cooking encyclopedia running on Sun SPARC stations. The computerized system and method provide a search tool for accessing information about a worldwide variety of foods and beverages. The program of the invention allows for searching recipes ...


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Michael Saveliev, James R Schuster: Food containers with transponders. Shurflo Pump Manufacturing Company, Michael Best & Friedrich, June 3, 2003: US06572016 (42 worldwide citation)

Food and beverage containers with attached or connected transponders. In one embodiment, relatively inexpensive passive transponders are used and are embedded or otherwise attached to the food and beverage containers. A transponder exciter is placed in or near the food or beverage dispenser for ener ...


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Per Just Andersen, Shaode Ong, Bruce J Christensen, Simon K Hodson: Compositions and methods for manufacturing starch-based sheets. E Khashoggi, Workman Nydegger & Seeley, March 13, 2001: US06200404 (41 worldwide citation)

Compositions and methods for manufacturing sheets having a starch-bound matrix reinforced with fibers and optionally including an inorganic mineral filler. Suitable mixtures for forming the sheets are prepared by mixing together water, unmodified and ungelatinized starch granules, an auxiliary water ...


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Kenneth D Bixler, Robert E Ralphs, Henry A Lord, Richard F Reifers: Molded pulp tray for beverage and food. Diamond International Corporation, Karl W Flocks, June 17, 1980: US04208006 (41 worldwide citation)

A tray of molded pulp or like material for carryout food and beverage comprising one or more pockets for receiving and firmly supporting any one of several different size beverage containers normally used in the carry-out food trade, each of the pockets having a circular floor portion, a web portion ...


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Rashad S Greiss: Upper deck main galley in a three deck, wide-bodied passenger airplane. The Boeing Company, Christensen O Connor Garrison & Havelka, May 10, 1977: US04022404 (40 worldwide citation)

An aircraft having a middle passenger-carrying deck, a lower cargo deck, and a forward, upper third deck, including an operating crew compartment, a passenger-carrying section or stateroom, and a main galley compartment in the aft portion of the third deck. The galley compartment is interconnected w ...


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Donald A Springer: Food preparation apparatus. Anchor Hocking Corporation, Connolly and Hutz, March 10, 1981: US04254824 (40 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for preparing cooked or heated meals includes a food and beverage cabinet having heater shelves which include spaced heater elements heated by film heater means with silicone rubber comprising the sole means for securing the film heater means to its heater element and with silicone rubb ...


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Per Just Andersen, Simon K Hodson: Hydraulically settable containers and other articles for storing, dispensing, and packaging food or beverages. E Khashoggi, Workman Nydegger & Seeley, January 6, 1998: US05705237 (38 worldwide citation)

Containers incorporating a hydraulically settable structural matrix including a hydraulically settable binder such as cement for use in the storing, dispensing, and/or packaging of food and beverage products are disclosed. The disposable and nondisposable food and beverage articles of manufacture ha ...


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Per Just Andersen, Shaode Ong, Bruce J Christensen, Simon K Hodson: Sheets having a starch-based binding matrix. E Khashoggi, Workman Nydegger & Seeley, July 4, 2000: US06083586 (38 worldwide citation)

Compositions and methods for manufacturing sheets having a starch-bound matrix, optionally reinforced with fibers and optionally including an inorganic mineral filler. Suitable mixtures for forming the sheets are prepared by mixing together water, unmodified and ungelatinized starch granules, a cell ...


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Jon L Stern, Keith A Hippely: Food and beverage tray supportable by a cup holder. Roy A Ekstrand, August 29, 2000: US06109580 (38 worldwide citation)

A tray body preferably fabricated of a molded plastic material defines a generally rectangular recess having at least one support member extending downwardly therefrom. The tray body further defines a center cup receptacle having a receptacle wall extending downwardly beyond the tray body. A pair of ...


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Moises B Lorenzana, Vance A Lorenzana: Lap tray. Neil M Rose, June 29, 1999: US05915561 (37 worldwide citation)

A lap tray having an elongated body portion to be supported across the upper legs of a seated person providing recessed areas for food and beverage containers and having downwardly extending vertical projections at the ends of the body portion to engage the outer thighs to retain the tray positioned ...



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