Apparatus for applying indicia having a large color gamut on web substrates

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 8943957
APP PUB NO 20120222567A1
SERIAL NO

13040287

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A contact printing system is disclosed. The contact printing system can print X colors upon a web substrate in the machine direction. The contact printing system has X-Y printing components where X and Y are whole numbers, 01.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANYCINCINNATI, OH7740

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Byrne, Thomas Timothy West Chester, US 78 172
McNeil, Kevin Benson Loveland, US 140 964
Mellin, André Amberley Village, US 38 74

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The Procter & Gamble Company (1)
9279218 Apparatus for applying indicia on web substrates 0 2015
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