Global patent index - EP 1009671 A1

EP 1009671 A1 2000-06-21 - STACKABLE AND NESTABLE CONTAINER

Title (en)

STACKABLE AND NESTABLE CONTAINER

Title (de)

STAPELBARER UND INEINANDERSETZBARER BEHÄLTER

Title (fr)

CONTENANT EMPILABLE ET EMBOITABLE

Publication

EP 1009671 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98928452 A

Priority

  • GB 9801701 W
  • GB 9712151 A
  • GB 9721023 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9856668A1] A container (10a) is stackable on a like container but unable to nest with it. In this example, this first type of container has upright sides. Stacking means are provided to allow this first type of container to support a nesting container which is substantially the same size in plan but has slanting walls (to allow nesting) and therefore has a base which is smaller in plan than the mouth of the first container. The first type of container may be collapsible.

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

B65D 21/06; B65D 6/18

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B65D 6/18 (2006.01); B65D 21/032 (2006.01); B65D 21/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B65D 21/068 (2013.01); B65D 11/1833 (2013.01); B65D 21/062 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9856668A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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EPO simple patent family

WO 9856668 A1 19981217; AU 8028398 A 19981230; DE 69811514 D1 20030327; DE 69811514 T2 20040219; DE 69833575 D1 20060427; DE 69833575 T2 20070118; EP 1009671 A1 20000621; EP 1009671 B1 20030219; EP 1241105 A1 20020918; EP 1241105 B1 20060301; ES 2192774 T3 20031016; ES 2260344 T3 20061101; GB 2340482 A 20000223; GB 2340482 B 20010606; GB 9927268 D0 20000112

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