Global Patent Index - EP 0664976 B1

EP 0664976 B1 2000-04-19 - Package for stick-form products, especially cosmetic or pharmaceutic products and process for assembling this package

Title (en)

Package for stick-form products, especially cosmetic or pharmaceutic products and process for assembling this package

Title (de)

Behälter für stiftförmige Produkte, insbesondere kosmetische oder pharmazeutische Produkte und Verfahren zu seiner Herstellung

Title (fr)

Etui pour bâton de produits, notamment cosmétiques ou pharmaceutiques et procédé d'assemblage de cet étui

Publication

EP 0664976 B1 (FR)

Application

EP 95400202 A

Priority

FR 9401089 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0664976A1] Applicator for cosmetic or pharmaceutical prods. consists of a hollow elongated housing (1), closed at one end and open at the other, and contg. a holder (4) for the stick prod. (6) in the shape of a socket (5) on the end of a strip. The strip is made from a flexible material and its edges are able to slide in grooves (26) along the inside of the housing which pass round curves (30) at the back and extend beneath an elongated port (18) in the housing's upper wall. Part of the surface of the strip has a series of projections (46) which form a grip for the thumb, allowing the stick to be extended from the housing or retracted by sliding the strip along the grooves. The far end of the strip covers the open end of the housing when the stick is fully retracted.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A45D 40/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A45D 40/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A45D 40/026 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT CH DE ES FR GB IT LI

DOCDB simple family

EP 0664976 A1 19950802; EP 0664976 B1 20000419; AT 191831 T 20000515; DE 69516319 D1 20000525; DE 69516319 T2 20010104; ES 2147596 T3 20000916; FR 2715543 A1 19950804; FR 2715543 B1 19960419; US 5568989 A 19961029