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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 (41 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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Per Just Andersen, Simon K Hodson: Methods for manufacturing articles having a starch-bound cellular matrix. E Khashoggi, Workman Nydegger & Seeley, January 20, 1998: US05709827 (40 worldwide citation)

Compositions, methods, and systems for manufacturing articles, particularly containers and packaging materials, having a starch-bound cellular matrix reinforced with substantially uniformly dispersed fibers. High strength articles that have adequate flexibility and toughness immediately or very shor ...


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Stephen A Chruniak: Portable food and beverage storage unit mounted adjacent an air ventilator. Linda M Buckley, David S Resnick, January 26, 1993: US05181555 (40 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a portable storage unit for food or drink items which is adapted for mounting over an air ventilator of an air-conditioner or heating unit, thus allowing items stored within to be cooled or heated, as desired. Additionally, in a preferred embodiment, the unit of the ...


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Gerard Yanuzzi: Food and beverage support tray with beverage vessel cutout. G Ka International, Kenneth P Glynn, February 21, 1995: US05390798 (40 worldwide citation)

The present tray has a base with an imaginary center line running from front to back and evenly distanced from the left and right sides. There is a first orifice through the top of the base biased to one side of the center line. This orifice is adapted to receive a beverage vessel and includes a cut ...


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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 (39 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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Moises B Lorenzana, Vance A Lorenzana: Lap tray. Neil M Rose, June 29, 1999: US05915561 (39 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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Per Just Andersen, Simon K Hodson: Molded articles having an inorganically filled organic polymer matrix. E Khashoggi, Workman Nydegger & Seeley, January 6, 1998: US05705239 (38 worldwide citation)

Compositions, methods, and systems for manufacturing articles, particularly containers and packaging materials, having a highly inorganically filled matrix. Suitable inorganically filled mixtures are prepared by mixing together an organic polymer binder, water, one or more aggregate materials, fiber ...


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John S Holmes, Jerry J Queen II, Rollie R Herzog, Mark Robert Mathews, Robert M Bultman, Tim Holder, Wolfgang Daum: Refrigerator—electronics architecture. General Electric Company, H Neil Houser Esq, Armstrong Teasdale, August 31, 2004: US06782706 (38 worldwide citation)

A control system for a refrigeration system having a refrigeration compartment and a quick chill/thaw pan. A main controller board, electrically connected to a temperature adjustment board and a dispenser board through the serial communications bus, controls the temperature of the refrigeration comp ...


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Michael Saveliev, James R Schuster: Food containers with transponders. Shurflo Pump Manufacturing Company, Michael Best & Friedrich, May 20, 2003: US06564999 (38 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 J Andersen, Simon K Hodson: Sheets made from moldable hydraulically settable materials. E Khashoggi, Workman Nydegger & Seeley, May 6, 1997: US05626954 (37 worldwide citation)

Compositions and methods for manufacturing sheets having a hydraulically settable matrix. Suitable compositions are prepared by mixing together a hydraulic binder, water, and appropriate additives (such as aggregates, fibers, and rheology-modifying agents) which impart predetermined properties so th ...