Global Patent Index - EP 0780322 B1

EP 0780322 B1 2001-03-14 - Device for carrying containers

Title (en)

Device for carrying containers

Title (de)

Behälterträger

Title (fr)

Porte-récipients

Publication

EP 0780322 B1 (EN)

Application

EP 96309180 A

Priority

GB 9526084 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0780322A1] There is provided a carrier device (11) for a plurality of containers (12) each having an annular shoulder (15) projecting from the neck portion. The device comprises, a base (16) having apertures for receiving the respective neck portions of the containers (12), two side walls (19,20) extending towards each other from opposite sides of the base (16) each having a cut away portion for engaging each container (12) and handle portions (23) which incorporate handle means and into which the cut away portions extend to accommodate the container closures (14). One or more flap portions (41) are provided, each of which is connected to the device along a fold line and by means of frangible bridges. The handle portions (23) are folded down against one side wall and the flap portions 41 are adhesively secured to said one side wall such that the movement of the handle portions away from the side wall breaks the bridges leaving the flap portion or portions (41) adhered to said one side wall. <IMAGE>

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

B65D 71/48

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B65D 71/48 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B65D 71/48 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 0780322 A1 19970625; EP 0780322 B1 20010314; AT 199694 T 20010315; DE 69612070 D1 20010419; DE 69612070 T2 20010823; ES 2154793 T3 20010416; GB 9526084 D0 19960221

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