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Donald P Smith, Michael J Dobie, Alden B Sparman Sr, John R Norris, Donald P Lohr, Gerald Easterling, R W Taylor: Food handling system. Patentsmith Corporation, Crutsinger & Booth, May 11, 1993: US05210387 (39 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for vending a hot food product wherein a sealed container is moved from a protective sleeve and deposited in an oven where heat is transferred to the container for initially melting a protective sealing film and then heating the food product. After the food product has been he ...


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Glen F Raque, Edward A Robinson: Aseptic filling arrangement. Raque Food Systems, Barnes & Thornburg, October 13, 1987: US04699297 (13 worldwide citation)

An aseptic food handling system for filling containers with presterilized food. A first cylinder is provided having an inlet and an outlet, and located so food products to be packaged are received in the inlet. The cylinder contains a piston operable from first position to receive product through th ...


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Johnson Chen: Apparatus, method and system for food management and food inventory. Thomas Kayden Horstemeyer & Risley, August 16, 2005: US06930296 (10 worldwide citation)

An automated food handling system for food servings comprising a transfer means for transporting food servings therealong; a plurality of treatment modules coupled in parallel to the transfer means; means for sensing and recognizing the type of food servings being transported on the transfer means; ...


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Randolph Monn: Portable food handling system. May 18, 2004: US06736050 (9 worldwide citation)

A portable food handling system for transporting,preparing and storing food. The portable food handling system includes a trailer assembly comprising a body portion, at least one wheel and a tongue portion. The wheel is rotatably coupled to the body portion whereby the wheel is designed for rolling ...


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Glen F Raque, Edward A Robinson: Aseptic filling arrangement. Raque Food Systems, Barnes & Thornburg, April 25, 1989: US04823988 (4 worldwide citation)

An aseptic food handling system for filling containers with presterilized food which includes a first cylinder, having an inlet and an outlet, where food products to be packaged are received in the inlet and where the cylinder contains a piston operable from first position to receive product through ...


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Scott Lindee: Food product positioning system and method. Formax, Klintworth & Rozenblat IP, January 14, 2014: US08627941 (2 worldwide citation)

A food handling system having a positioning system and method. The positioning system includes a main conveying surface, an electronic sensor, a controller and a robot. The main conveying surface is configured to move food products. The electronic sensor is configured to capture position data about ...


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Martha M Perez Espartero, Nestor G Espartero: Food handling system. August 14, 2012: US08240932 (2 worldwide citation)

An outer tube has a cylindrical configuration with open upper and lower ends. Linear recess are formed in the outer tube. An inner tube has a cylindrical configuration with open upper and lower ends. A spiral slit is formed in essentially the entire length of the inner tube. The inner tubes is rotat ...


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Scott Lindee: Food product vacancy reduction system. Formax, Erickson Law Group PC, December 4, 2012: US08322537 (1 worldwide citation)

A food handling system having a vacancy reduction system. The vacancy reduction system includes the main conveyor, a food product parking station, a vacancy detector, a robot, and a controller. The vacancy detector is configured to detect a vacant food product position on the main conveyor. The robo ...


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Peter Forsell: Artificial stomach. June 6, 2017: US09668851 (1 worldwide citation)

An artificial stomach for replacing the normal stomach of a patient includes a food reservoir adapted to collect food, an inlet connected to a first opening of the food reservoir and further being adapted to upstream connect to the patient's gastrointestinal tract, and an outlet connected to a secon ...


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Almblad Robert, Almblad Jay M: Food handling system. Almblad Robert, FISHER Arthur W III, November 23, 2006: WO/2006/125058 (1 worldwide citation)

A food handling system (10) to store and dispense food products (16) disposed within protective packaging (22) comprises a food storage assembly (12) to retain the food products (16) to be dispensed therefrom and a food dispensing assembly (14) to separate the food products (16) from the protection ...