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TERMS OF USE:  If you continue to browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern Huhtamaki, Inc.'s relationship with you in relation to this website.    The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. The content of the site and these Terms of Use are subject to change without notice.  Please see below.
 
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

This website enables visitors on the Internet to view and learn more about Huhtamaki.  The term ‘Huhtamaki' or ‘us' or ‘we' refers to the owner of the website whose registered office is 9201 Packaging Drive, De Soto, Kansas, USA, 66018. The term ‘you' refers to the user or viewer of our website.  The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:
  1. Use.   If you continue to browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern Huhtamaki, Inc.'s relationship with you in relation to this website.    The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. The content and these Terms of Use are subject to change without notice.
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  4. Privacy.  Huhtamaki is committed to safeguarding your privacy. The terms regulating the handling of personally identifiable and other information in connection with this Website is described in the Privacy Policy
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  8. Governing Law. You acknowledge and agree that these Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of the State of Kansas, excluding conflict of laws provisions thereof that would indicate the application of the laws of any other jurisdiction and you hereby submit to exclusive jurisdiction in the federal and state courts of Kansas. You agree to receive service of process through certified mail or by other means sanctioned by law, and you expressly waive any claim of improper venue and any claim that such courts are an inconvenient forum.
  9. General. If any provision of these Terms of Use is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck and the remaining provisions shall be enforceable. You agree that this Agreement may be assigned by Huhtamaki, in its sole discretion, to a third party. Section headings are for reference purposes only and in no way define, limit, construe or describe the scope or extent of such section. Our failure to act with respect to a breach by you or others does not waive our right to act thereafter with respect to that or any subsequent or similar breaches. These Terms of Use set forth the entire understanding and agreement between us with respect to the subject matter hereof. The provisions hereof will survive termination or expiration to the extent necessary to carry out the intentions of the parties.

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 Issued/Registered United States
5 Compartment (OVAL #2) MF Lunch Tray:  US D734,098 Issued/Registered United States
5 Compartment (OVAL #3) MF Lunch Tray:  US D731,248 Issued/Registered United States
5 Compartment (SQUARE #4) MF Lunch Tray:  US D729,588 Issued/Registered United States
Clam Shell (paperboard):  US 7,980,452 Issued/Registered United States
Clam Shell: Multi Food (PP):  US 7,980,454 Issued/Registered United States
Combined Lid/Cover (KFC): US D527,260 Issued/Registered United States
Combined with Lid & Cover (KFC): US D527,259 Issued/Registered United States
Condiment/Food Receptacle:  US D639,187 Issued/Registered United States
Container (Cup):  US D-684,048 Issued/Registered United States
Container and Lid (CGD):  US D643,740 Issued/Registered United States
Container and Lid:  US D655,183 Issued/Registered United States
Container Cover (KFC): US D520,874 Issued/Registered United States
Container Rim w/ Rounded...:  US   Issued/Registered United States
Container w/ Removable Sleeve:  US 6,986,436 Issued/Registered United States
Container w/ Rounded...:  US D650,664 Issued/Registered United States
Container with Lid (KFC): US D541,148 Issued/Registered United States
Container with Lid 2 (KFC): US D542,128 Issued/Registered United States
Cup and Bowl MF Carrier:  US 8,607,984 Issued/Registered United States
Cup and Lid (DDonuts):  US 5,820,016 Issued/Registered United States
Cup Carrier - older:  US 6,679,380 Issued/Registered United States
Cup Carrier w/ Condi/Food:  US D641,260 Issued/Registered United States
Cup Carrier w/ Thumb Holder:  US D636,684 Issued/Registered United States
Cup Carrier w/ Thumb& Cond(DIV): US D680,449 Issued/Registered United States
Cup Carrier w/ Thumb&Condi:  US D649,068 Issued/Registered United States
Cup Carrier:  US 7,762,396 Issued/Registered United States
Cup Scoop (Sonic):  US 8,840,008 Issued/Registered United States
Cup with Therm. Ins. Side Wall:  US 5,628,453 Issued/Registered United States
Cup:  US   Issued/Registered United States
Cutlery DPA in US D675,868 Issued/Registered United States
Denesting Lugs:  US D737,680 Issued/Registered United States
Disposable Cup:  US D618,962 Issued/Registered United States
Egg Carton 1:  US D632,974 Issued/Registered United States
Egg Carton 2:  US D632,975 Issued/Registered United States
Egg Carton 3:  US D632,976 Issued/Registered United States
Egg Carton 4:  US D632,977 Issued/Registered United States
Folded End Contruction QS:  US 6,371,335 Issued/Registered United States
Food Container (Spoon/Lid) v2:  US 7,823,743 Issued/Registered United States
Frozen Dessert Container:  US 6,401,967 Issued/Registered United States
Frozen Dessert Design:  US D416,797 Issued/Registered United States
Hinged Lid 1 (Sentinel):  US 7,775,395 Issued/Registered United States
Hinged Lid 1 CIP (Sentinel):  US 8,261,935 Issued/Registered United States
Hinged Lid 2 (Sentinel):  US 8,011,566 Issued/Registered United States
Hinged Lid Div 1 (Sentinel):  US 7,963,421 Issued/Registered United States
Insulating Cup Sleeve:  US 5,669,553 Issued/Registered United States
Lid for Frozen  Dessert (D):  US D429,640 Issued/Registered United States
Lid for Frozen  Dessert (U):  US 5,960,986 Issued/Registered United States
Lid with Folded Rim:  US 6,001,053 Issued/Registered United States
Mega Jug Lid:  Lid Design: US D-714,143 Issued/Registered United States
Mega Jug Lid:  Plug Design: US D714,641 Issued/Registered United States
Method for QS End Portion:  US 6,361,485 Issued/Registered United States
Method of Lifting Tabs:  US 6,493,918 Issued/Registered United States
MF Tray with hinged Lid: US D457,425 Issued/Registered United States
Microphone Domed Lid and Cup Design:  US D717,170 Issued/Registered United States
Molded Fiber Dish w/ Tab: US D738,720 Issued/Registered United States
Multi Layer Cup (C.Cup) DIV: US 7,951,057 Issued/Registered United States
Multi Layer Cup (C.Cup): US 7,828,199 Issued/Registered United States
Multi Walled Container (dimple): US 7,458,504 Issued/Registered United States
Multi Walled Cup (dimple) CON: US 7,922,071 Issued/Registered United States
Multi Walled Cup (dimple) DIV: US 7,993,254 Issued/Registered United States
Multi-Panel Sidewall #1:  US D684,047 Issued/Registered United States
Multi-Panel Sidewall #2:  US D684,856 Issued/Registered United States
Multi-Panel Sidewall #3:  US D-684-460 Issued/Registered United States
NR Container with Storage;  US 5,669,550 Issued/Registered United States
Plastic Cup w/ Graduated Steps:  US D650,634 Issued/Registered United States
Plastic Cup with Handle (CIP):  US 6,443,325 Issued/Registered United States
Plastic Cup with Handle (DES):  US D431,413 Issued/Registered United States
Plastic Cup with Handle:  US 6,126,035 Issued/Registered United States
QS 1.5 (Div 16-19):  US 8,650,736 Issued/Registered United States
QS 1.5:  US 8,146,781 Issued/Registered United States
QS Container:  US 7,146,782 Issued/Registered United States
QS: Method for Sealing:  US 7,146,782 Issued/Registered United States
RC Cup:  US 8,844,799 Issued/Registered United States
Reclosable Lid w/ slider:  US 8,608,000 Issued/Registered United States
Resealable Packaging:  US 5,401,533 Issued/Registered United States
Sealed Plastic Closure (DIV): US 8424275 Issued/Registered United States
Stemless Wine Glass w/ Logo:  US D719,407 Issued/Registered United States
Stemless Wine Glass w/o Logo:  US D721,542 Issued/Registered United States
Swirl Cup (Cut Crystal):  US D554,434 Issued/Registered United States
Tab Lid w/ Tilted Mirror:  US 9,027,784 Issued/Registered United States
Tamper Evid. Container:  US 6,375,069 Issued/Registered United States
Tamper Evid. Lid (Div):  US 7,608,032 Issued/Registered United States
Tamper Evid. Lid:  US 7,694,837 Issued/Registered United States
Tapered IC Container:  US D416,796 Issued/Registered United States
Tip Resistent Cup Tray:  US 6,398,056 Issued/Registered United States
Tray for Different Sizes:  US 5,096,065 Issued/Registered United States
Tray with Denesting Lugs:  US D738,719 Issued/Registered United States
Two-Cup Beverage Carrier:  US 6,076,876 Issued/Registered United States
Wave Coating:  US 6,245,388 Issued/Registered United States