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, WI3636

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Cerull, Thomas W Appleton, WI 1 33
Herzberg, John L Butte Des Morts, WI 4 82
Miller, Anne L Appleton, WI 4 35

Cited Art Landscape

Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
FOCKE & CO. (GMBH & CO.) (2)
* 5,018,625 Foil pack for paper tissues 24 1990
* 5,040,685 Soft pack, especially paper tissue pack 20 1990
 
AKAMAI TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (1)
* 2009/0132,648 CONTENT DELIVERY AND GLOBAL TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT NETWORK SYSTEM 26 2009
 
CHRISTIAN SENNING VERPACKUNGSAUTOMATEN GMBH & CO. (1)
* 4,460,088 Soft pack consisting of a plastic film, especially for paper handkerchiefs 31 1983
 
GEORGIA-PACIFIC CONSUMER PRODUCTS LP (1)
* 4,982,845 Resealable enclosure 27 1989
 
LATTICE SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION (1)
7,539,076 Variable data width memory systems and methods 6 2007
 
PRIVASYS, INC. (1)
* 2003/0061,168 Method for generating customer secure card numbers 20 2001
 
PWA ORTMANN AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT (1)
* 4,540,091 Foil package for paper handkerchiefs or tissues 22 1983
 
The Procter & Gamble Company (1)
* 5,054,619 Side opening flexible bag with longitudinally oriented carrying handle secured to side panels 63 1989
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (2)
* 4,817,790 Towelette 30 1987
* 5,076,465 Refillable pocket tissue holder 29 1989
* Cited By Examiner

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
INTERCONTINENTAL GREAT BRANDS LLC (8)
7,963,413 Tamper evident resealable closure 4 2006
8,308,363 Package integrity indicator for container closure 5 2006
8,114,451 Resealable closure with package integrity feature 6 2006
8,408,792 Package integrity indicating closure 2 2007
7,744,517 Tamper-indicating resealable closure 9 2008
8,746,483 Tamper evident resealable closure 0 2011
8,889,205 Resealable closure with package integrity feature 0 2012
8,722,122 Package integrity indicator for container closure 0 2012
 
KIMBERLY-CLARK WORLDWIDE, INC. (5)
6,378,726 Interfolded napkin dispensing system 18 1996
6,286,713 Dispensing system for individual folded webs 10 1997
* 6,012,572 Portable, flexible facial tissue dispensing system for dispensing tissues 10 1998
6,609,616 Refillable tissue dispenser 9 2001
6,698,928 Flexible packages having reusable pull-tab openers 25 2001
 
GEORGIA-PACIFIC FRANCE (2)
* 6,726,014 Bundle of products consisting of absorbent paper 1 2001
* 7,100,769 Packet of tissues 1 2001
 
The Procter & Gamble Company (2)
* 6,015,045 Hygienic package with a reclosable flap 17 1996
D472141 Soft pocket package for absorbent tissue sheets having a sail shaped opening 15 2002
 
DAVENPORT, SABRINA J. (1)
* 6,454,086 Cleaning and storing device for a prophylactic 2 2000
 
KAO CORPORATION (1)
* 5,791,465 Moist wipe package 44 1997
 
NICE-PAK PRODUCTS, INC. (1)
7,665,629 Resealable perforated label for consumer products 10 2004
 
PLAYTEX PRODUCTS, INC. (1)
6,616,334 Die cut resealable flap 7 2001
 
PRINTPACK ILLINOIS, INC. (1)
7,789,291 Packaging article and method with particular tearing slit arrangement 6 2008
 
SCA HYGIENE PRODUCTS GMBH (1)
* 7,971,717 Packaging for hygiene products 2 2008
 
Sealstrip Corporation (1)
* 7,216,764 Easy-open packages 6 2004
 
SONOCO DEVELOPMENT, INC. (1)
6,517,243 Bag with reusable built-in closure tab 28 2001
 
Southern Bag Corporation (1)
* 6,241,390 Recloseable easy-open industrial bag and tab for use therewith 5 1999
 
THINK TEK, INC. (1)
* 7,861,856 Disposable tissue package with reflective surface and reflective element for use with tissue packages 1 2007
 
UNI-CHARM CORPORATION (1)
* 6,196,390 Product housing stacked body of wet tissues 3 1999
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (5)
* 8,584,836 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
* Cited By Examiner