US Patent No: 5,524,759

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Facial tissue pocket pack

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Abstract

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A tissue package containing a stack of tissues, commonly referred to as a pocket pack, has a resealable opening which is positioned over an exposed edge of the top tissue of the stack, thereby providing easier dispensing and opening of the tissues.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
KIMBERLY-CLARK WORLDWIDE, INC.NEENAH, WI3378

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Cerull, Thomas W Appleton, WI 1 38
Herzberg, John L Neenah, WI 4 103
Miller, Anne L Appleton, WI 3 43

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (2)
* 4,817,790 Towelette 31 1987
* 5,076,465 Refillable pocket tissue holder 29 1989
 
AKAMAI TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (1)
* 2009/0132,648 CONTENT DELIVERY AND GLOBAL TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT NETWORK SYSTEM 62 2009
 
CHRISTIAN SENNING VERPACKUNGSAUTOMATEN GMBH & CO. (1)
* 4,460,088 Soft pack consisting of a plastic film, especially for paper handkerchiefs 36 1983
 
LATTICE SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION (1)
7,539,076 Variable data width memory systems and methods 7 2007
 
PWA ORTMANN AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT (1)
* 4,540,091 Foil package for paper handkerchiefs or tissues 22 1983
 
Privasys, Inc (1)
* 2003/0061,168 Method for generating customer secure card numbers 32 2001
 
The Procter & Gamble Company (1)
* 5,054,619 Side opening flexible bag with longitudinally oriented carrying handle secured to side panels 73 1989
 
FOCKE & CO. (GMBH & CO. KG) (2)
* 5,018,625 Foil pack for paper tissues 29 1990
* 5,040,685 Soft pack, especially paper tissue pack 25 1990
 
GEORGIA-PACIFIC CONSUMER PRODUCTS LP (1)
* 4,982,845 Resealable enclosure 30 1989
* Cited By Examiner

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (7)
* 2008/0277,408 Sheeted cleaning medium and dispenser/receptacle 1 2008
* 8,584,836 Condom wrapping 1 2010
* 2012/0222,974 Condom Wrapping 0 2010
* 8,006,466 Disposable tissue package with reflective surface and reflective element for use with tissue packages 0 2010
D689298 Tissue dispenser 1 2012
8,662,302 Packaging for energy foods or other substances 0 2012
* 8,689,528 Method of packaging a plurality of tissues for dispensing 0 2013
 
DAVENPORT, SABRINA J. (1)
* 6,454,086 Cleaning and storing device for a prophylactic 2 2000
 
GEORGIA-PACIFIC FRANCE (2)
* 6,726,014 Bundle of products consisting of absorbent paper 1 2001
* 7,100,769 Packet of tissues 2 2001
 
NICE-PAK PRODUCTS, INC. (2)
7,665,629 Resealable perforated label for consumer products 33 2004
* 2005/0150,785 Resealable perforated label for consumer products 37 2004
 
The Procter & Gamble Company (4)
* 6,015,045 Hygienic package with a reclosable flap 18 1996
D472141 Soft pocket package for absorbent tissue sheets having a sail shaped opening 15 2002
* 2003/0127,352 Soft pocket package for absorbent tissue sheets having a sail shaped opening 20 2002
* 2008/0053,861 Pack of tissues with an indicia on the reseal tape 9 2006
 
PLAYTEX PRODUCTS, INC. (1)
6,616,334 Die cut resealable flap 12 2001
 
KRAFT FOODS GLOBAL BRANDS LLC (1)
* 2007/0023,435 Resealable tray container 13 2005
 
Sealstrip Corporation (2)
* 7,216,764 Easy-open packages 8 2004
* 2006/0032,775 Easy-open packages 0 2004
 
GENERALE BISCUIT (2)
9,205,967 Resealable packaging for food products and method of manufacturing 0 2011
9,221,590 Resealable packaging for food products and method of manufacturing 0 2011
 
THINK TEK, INC. (2)
* 7,861,856 Disposable tissue package with reflective surface and reflective element for use with tissue packages 2 2007
* 2008/0202,952 Disposable tissue package with reflective surface and reflective element for use with tissue packages 3 2007
 
PRINTPACK ILLINOIS, INC. (2)
7,789,291 Packaging article and method with particular tearing slit arrangement 7 2008
* 2009/0301,903 Packaging Article, A Wrapped Ream of Paper, and Methods 7 2008
 
KRAFT FOODS GROUP BRANDS LLC (1)
* 2013/0299,516 CONTAINERS HAVING PERFORATED SHRINK WRAP SLEEVES 0 2013
 
KAO CORPORATION (1)
* 5,791,465 Moist wipe package 75 1997
 
UNI-CHARM CORPORATION (1)
* 6,196,390 Product housing stacked body of wet tissues 6 1999
 
MONDELEZ UK HOLDINGS & SERVICES LIMITED (1)
* 2011/0253,771 PACKAGING 1 2009
 
WM. WRIGLEY JR. COMPANY (1)
* 2010/0209,551 Reclosable Packages for Confectionery Products 5 2007
 
KIMBERLY-CLARK WORLDWIDE, INC. (8)
6,378,726 Interfolded napkin dispensing system 21 1996
6,286,713 Dispensing system for individual folded webs 11 1997
* 6,012,572 Portable, flexible facial tissue dispensing system for dispensing tissues 16 1998
6,609,616 Refillable tissue dispenser 9 2001
6,698,928 Flexible packages having reusable pull-tab openers 30 2001
* 2004/0091,184 Flexible packages having reusable pull-tab openers and methods of using same 19 2003
* 2006/0157,495 Easy open folded article 1 2004
* 2006/0147,129 FLEXIBLE PACKAGES HAVING REUSABLE PULL-TAB OPENERS 6 2006
 
INTERCONTINENTAL GREAT BRANDS LLC (15)
9,150,342 Resealable tray container 0 2005
* 2010/0230,411 Resealable tray container 5 2005
* 2007/0023,436 Resealable food container 18 2005
7,963,413 Tamper evident resealable closure 9 2006
8,308,363 Package integrity indicator for container closure 29 2006
8,114,451 Resealable closure with package integrity feature 10 2006
* 2008/0156,861 RESEALABLE CLOSURE WITH PACKAGE INTEGRITY FEATURE 17 2006
8,408,792 Package integrity indicating closure 5 2007
7,744,517 Tamper-indicating resealable closure 15 2008
* 2008/0214,376 TAMPER-INDICATING RESEALABLE CLOSURE 11 2008
8,746,483 Tamper evident resealable closure 1 2011
8,889,205 Resealable closure with package integrity feature 1 2012
8,722,122 Package integrity indicator for container closure 0 2012
9,187,228 Package integrity indicating closure 0 2012
8,951,591 Package integrity indicator for container closure 3 2014
 
SCA HYGIENE PRODUCTS GMBH (1)
* 7,971,717 Packaging for hygiene products 3 2008
 
R. J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY (1)
* 2010/0018,882 SMOKELESS TOBACCO PRODUCTS AND PROCESSES 26 2008
 
Southern Bag Corporation (1)
* 6,241,390 Recloseable easy-open industrial bag and tab for use therewith 5 1999
 
SONOCO DEVELOPMENT, INC. (1)
6,517,243 Bag with reusable built-in closure tab 37 2001
* Cited By Examiner