|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||426/118 ; 215/1C ; 220/372 ; 220/374|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 40 인용 특허 : 21|
Packaging for coffee which is to be packed as quickly as is feasible after roasting, i.e., without undergoing substantial off gassing. The packaging preferably comprises a semi-rigid, substantially gas-impervious container capable of withstanding the pressures generated by the release of carbon dioxide and other gases from the fresh roasted coffee in the container. The semi-rigid container is preferably comprised of plastic and predetermined portions of the container are preferably capable of undergoing limited deformation. This prevents instability of t...
A semi-rigid, resealable, substantially gas-impervious package of roasted coffee exhibiting enhanced aroma not only upon initial opening, but throughout its useful life, said package comprising: (a) a semi-rigid container comprised of substantially gas-impervious polymeric material and including a discharge orifice, said semi-rigid container exhibiting a predetermined shape when both its interior and exterior surfaces are exposed to the atmosphere; (b) a predetermined quantity of coffee deposited within said semi-rigid container after roasting but before...