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HUHTAMAKI PATENTS:   Our company devotes valuable resources to the research and development each year, and our patents represent a portion of that investment.  The North American segment of Huhtamaki has an extensive patent portfolio and we have served as the innovation leader in the foodservice and consumer packaging industry for years.   In accordance with Section 287(a) of Title 35 of the United States Code, the reader is hereby placed on notice of Huhtamaki, Inc.'s rights in the United States Patents listed below on this page of our site and associated with the products listed below.

Terms of Use

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Huhtamaki, Inc. patents


Huhtamaki believes that investing in the best research and design in the packaging business leads to development of products that serve our customers needs and deliver efficiencies in our production.  The Company devotes valuable resources to the research and development each year, and our patents represent a portion of that investment.  Huhtamaki typically files a substantial number of U.S. patent applications each year, along with many foreign patent applications based on our US filings.  The North American segment of Huhtamaki has an extensive patent portfolio and we have served as the innovation leader in the foodservice and consumer packaging industry for years.  We are committed to protecting those innovations that set us apart in our industry.  Huhtamaki, Inc. currently has over 389 issued patents in its portfolio worldwide.

In accordance with Section 287(a) of Title 35 of the United States Code, the reader is hereby placed on notice of Huhtamaki, Inc.'s rights in the United States Patents listed on this site and associated with the products listed below.

Many of the listed U.S. patents also have corresponding foreign patents issued.  Additional patent applications are also pending for the products listed below, as well as other products not listed.   
 

Huhtamaki, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Huhtamaki Oyj.  The patents listed above are owned Huhtamaki, Inc. and is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all patents owned worldwide by Huhtamaki Oyj.

 

5 Compartment (OVAL #1) MF Lunch Tray:  US

D737,633

United States

5 Compartment (OVAL #2) MF Lunch Tray:  US

D734,098

United States

5 Compartment (OVAL #3) MF Lunch Tray:  US

D731,248

United States

5 Compartment (SQUARE #4) MF Lunch Tray:  US

D729,588

United States

Chip and Dip Bowl DPA in US

D747,151

United States

Clam Shell (paperboard):  US

7,980,452

United States

Clam Shell with Lock (Design):  US

D753,994

United States

Clam Shell with Lock Design (Cl. 21-30): US

D762,468

United States

Clam Shell with Top Lock (Utility):  US

9,278,774

United States

Clam Shell: Multi Food (PP):  US

7,980,454

United States

Combined Lid/Cover (KFC): US

D527,260

United States

Combined with Lid & Cover (KFC): US

D527,259

United States

Condiment/Food Receptacle:  US

D639,187

United States

Container (Cup) w/ Enhanced:  US

9,314,089

United States

Container (Cup):  US

D-684,048

United States

Container and Lid (CGD):  US

D643,740

United States

Container and Lid:  US

D655,183

United States

Container Cover (KFC): US

D520,874

United States

Container Rim w/ Rounded...:  US

 

United States

Container w/ Removable Sleeve:  US

6,986,436

United States

Container w/ Rounded...:  US

D650,664

United States

Container with Lid (KFC): US

D541,148

United States

Container with Lid 2 (KFC): US

D542,128

United States

Cover for Container (Cup Lid):  US

9,114,916

United States

Cup and Bowl MF Carrier:  US

8,607,984

United States

Cup and Lid (DDonuts):  US

5,820,016

United States

Cup Carrier - older:  US

6,679,380

United States

Cup Carrier Design (Paperboard): US

D776,548

United States

Cup Carrier w/ Condi/Food:  US

D641,260

United States

Cup Carrier w/ Thumb Holder:  US

D636,684

United States

Cup Carrier w/ Thumb& Cond(DIV): US

D680,449

United States

Cup Carrier w/ Thumb&Condi:  US

D649,068

United States

Cup Carrier:  US

7,762,396

United States

Cup Scoop (Sonic):  US

8,840,008

United States

Cup with Therm. Ins. Side Wall:  US

5,628,453

United States

Cup:  US

9,278,797

United States

Cutlery DPA in US

D675,868

United States

Cutlery FORK (3 holes) DPA:  US

D827,393

United States

Denest Process of Impresso (CONTINUATION); US

9,950,852

United States

Denesting Lugs:  US

D737,680

United States

Disposable Cup:  US

D618,962

United States

Egg Carton 1:  US

D632,974

United States

Egg Carton 2:  US

D632,975

United States

Egg Carton 3:  US

D632,976

United States

Egg Carton 4:  US

D632,977

United States

Folded Carton Carrier:  US

D810,586

United States

Folded End Contruction QS:  US

6,371,335

United States

Folding Carton Snack Box:  US

9,327,864

United States

Food Container (Spoon/Lid) v2:  US

7,823,743

United States

Frozen Dessert Container:  US

6,401,967

United States

Frozen Dessert Design:  US

D416,797

United States

Grippo:  Cardboard Container:  US

9,440,410

United States

Hinged Lid 1 (Sentinel):  US

7,775,395

United States

Hinged Lid 1 CIP (Sentinel):  US

8,261,935

United States

Hinged Lid 2 (Sentinel):  US

8,011,566

United States

Hinged Lid Div 1 (Sentinel):  US

7,963,421

United States

Impresso Cup Design Patent #2:  US

D808,224

United States

Impresso Cup Design Patent #4:  US

D829,109

United States

Impresso Cup DPA #1 (Figs. 10-13):  US

D826,646

United States

Impresso Cup DPA #1 (Figs. 1-3):  US

D811,822

United States

Impresso Cup DPA #1 (Figs. 14-17):  US

D826,647

United States

Impresso Cup DPA #1 (Figs. 18-21):  US

D830,136

United States

Impresso Cup DPA #1 (Figs. 22-24):  US

D826,649

United States

Impresso Cup DPA #1 (Figs. 22-27,16):  US

D826,651

United States

Impresso Cup DPA #1 (Figs. 4-6):  US

D826,645

United States

Impresso Cup DPA #1 (Figs. 7-9):  US

D826,648

United States

Impresso Cup DPA #1 (Figs.25-27):  US

D826,650

United States

InCup:  Cup with Insert:  US

9,914,583

United States

Insulating Cup Sleeve:  US

5,669,553

United States

Klix-Container and Process:  US

9,539,786

United States

Leak Resistant Food Sleeve:  US

9,359,101

United States

Lid for Frozen  Dessert (D):  US

D429,640

United States

Lid for Frozen  Dessert (U):  US

5,960,986

United States

Lid with Folded Rim:  US

6,001,053

United States

Medley lid Design (Easy Open Tab):  US

D755,005

United States

Mega Jug Lid:  Lid Design: US

D-714,143

United States

Mega Jug Lid:  Plug Design: US

D714,641

United States

Mega Jug Lid: Cl. 1-18:   US

9,550,611

United States

Mega Jug Lid: Div. Cl. 23-27:   US

9,321,569

United States

Method for QS End Portion:  US

6,361,485

United States

Method of Lifting Tabs:  US

6,493,918

United States

MF Tray with hinged Lid: US

D457,425

United States

Microphone Domed Lid and Cup Design:  US

D717,170

United States

Molded Fiber Dish w/ Tab: US

D738,720

United States

Multi Layer Cup (C.Cup) DIV: US

7,951,057

United States

Multi Layer Cup (C.Cup): US

7,828,199

United States

Multi Walled Container (dimple): US

7,458,504

United States

Multi Walled Cup (dimple) CON: US

7,922,071

United States

Multi Walled Cup (dimple) DIV: US

7,993,254

United States

Multi-Panel Sidewall #1:  US

D684,047

United States

Multi-Panel Sidewall #2:  US

D684,856

United States

Multi-Panel Sidewall #3:  US

D-684-460

United States

No Lock Clam shell Hinge (CIP cls. 1-19):  US

9,938,036

United States

No Lock Clam shell Hinge:  US

9,540,135

United States

NR Container with Storage;  US

5,669,550

United States

Paper Scoop/Plastic Dip Station (Design #1):  US

D777,584

United States

Paper Scoop/Plastic Dip Station (Design #2):  US

D777,583

United States

Plastic Cup w/ Graduated Steps:  US

D650,634

United States

Plastic Cup with Handle (CIP):  US

6,443,325

United States

Plastic Cup with Handle (DES):  US

D431,413

United States

Plastic Cup with Handle:  US

6,126,035

United States

Plastic Dip Station without cup (Design #3):  US

D825,273

United States

Process Sidewall Emboss(Grippo): US

9,492,985

United States

QS 1.5 (Div 16-19):  US

8,650,736

United States

QS 1.5 (Div Claims 11 and 12):  US

9,333,605

United States

QS 1.5 (Second Div 16-19):  US

9,333,605

United States

QS 1.5:  US

8,146,781

United States

QS Container:  US

7,146,782

United States

QS: Method for Sealing:  US

7,146,782

United States

RC Cup:  US

8,844,799

United States

Reclosable Lid w/ slider:  US

8,608,000

United States

Rectangular Pkg with Mech. Lock (design):  US

D814,916

United States

Resealable Packaging:  US

5,401,533

United States

Sealed Plastic Closure (DIV): US

8424275

United States

Sleeve Stacking Lug:  US

9,327,895

United States

Square Bottom Jacket (Design) Group I:  US

D769,717

United States

Square Bottom Jacket (Design) Group II:  US

D821,144

United States

Square Bottom Jacket DIVISIONAL DPA Group I:  US

D818,773

United States

Stemless Wine Glass w/ Logo:  US

D719,407

United States

Stemless Wine Glass w/o Logo:  US

D721,542

United States

Swirl Cup (Cut Crystal):  US

D554,434

United States

Tab Lid w/ Tilted Mirror (CIP):  US

9,451,841

United States

Tab Lid w/ Tilted Mirror:  US

9,027,784

United States

Tamper Evid. Container:  US

6,375,069

United States

Tamper Evid. Lid (Div):  US

7,608,032

United States

Tamper Evid. Lid:  US

7,694,837

United States

Tapered IC Container:  US

D416,796

United States

Tip Resistent Cup Tray:  US

6,398,056

United States

Top Curl Design on Cup:  US

9,394,074

United States

Tray for Different Sizes:  US

5,096,065

United States

Tray with Denesting Lugs:  US

D738,719

United States

Two-Cup Beverage Carrier:  US

6,076,876

United States

Wave Coating:  US

6,245,388

United States