$\require{mediawiki-texvc}$
  • 검색어에 아래의 연산자를 사용하시면 더 정확한 검색결과를 얻을 수 있습니다.
  • 검색연산자
검색연산자 기능 검색시 예
() 우선순위가 가장 높은 연산자 예1) (나노 (기계 | machine))
공백 두 개의 검색어(식)을 모두 포함하고 있는 문서 검색 예1) (나노 기계)
예2) 나노 장영실
| 두 개의 검색어(식) 중 하나 이상 포함하고 있는 문서 검색 예1) (줄기세포 | 면역)
예2) 줄기세포 | 장영실
! NOT 이후에 있는 검색어가 포함된 문서는 제외 예1) (황금 !백금)
예2) !image
* 검색어의 *란에 0개 이상의 임의의 문자가 포함된 문서 검색 예) semi*
"" 따옴표 내의 구문과 완전히 일치하는 문서만 검색 예) "Transform and Quantization"

특허 상세정보

Refrigerated vending machine

국가/구분 United States(US) Patent 등록
국제특허분류(IPC7판) G07F-011/00   
미국특허분류(USC) 621/27 ; 622/50 ; 221/002 ; 221/150R ; 705/028
출원번호 US-0205185 (1998-12-04)
발명자 / 주소
대리인 / 주소
    Shlesinger, Arkwright & Garvey LLP
인용정보 피인용 횟수 : 128  인용 특허 : 9
초록

Vending machine includes at least one food or perishable item compartment. A sensor is provided for detecting a condition in the food compartment and/or vending machine. The detector senses conditions such as temperature, motion, and the like. Food product bar code data, expiration date data, and product visual data may likewise be collected. Lock-out elements are provided for preventing access to the vended products when detected conditions warrant.

대표
청구항

[ What is claimed is:] [1.] A device comprising:a) a vending machine;b) at least one food compartment provided in said vending machine for dispensing a food product;c) a temperature sensor located for sensing a condition inside said at least one food compartment; andd) a lock-out element associated with said temperature sensor and with said at least one food compartment for regulating access to said vending compartment.

이 특허를 인용한 특허 피인용횟수: 128

  1. Gerhard, Elizabeth L.; Kilker, Robert E.; Vlasak, Wayne L.. Analytics based climate control in vending machines. USP2017129842454.
  2. Gerhard, Elizabeth L.; Kilker, Robert E.; Vlasak, Wayne L.. Analytics based climate control in vending machines. USP20180810055927.
  3. Luciano, Robert A.; Souza, Michael. Apparatus and method for dispensing of awards. USP2003086609969.
  4. Luciano, Robert A.; Crowder, Robert W.; Souza, Michael. Apparatus and method for dispensing prizes. USP2005056899626.
  5. Luciano, Robert A.; Crowder, Robert W.; Souza, Michael. Apparatus and method for dispensing prizes. USP2005016843720.
  6. Canter, James M.; Godwin, Bryan W.. Apparatus and method for monitoring and control of remotely located equipment. USP2015028959028.
  7. Godwin, Bryan W.; Canter, James M.. Apparatus and method to provide multiple wireless communication paths to and from remotely located equipment. USP2010087778600.
  8. Clarke, Darcy O.; Torina, James E.. Apparatus for tracking and dispensing refrigerated medications. USP2010037676299.
  9. Thompson, Jeff; Deutsch, David; Churbock, Preeti; Garrison, Kevon; Barickman, John; Thompson, Bruce; Rossi, Randy; Aby-Eva, Gregoire; O'Halloran, Jeremy. Apparatuses, systems, and methods for storing and dispensing medication proximate a patient. USP2017049626817.
  10. Crisp, III, Harry Lee. Appliance having a user interface panel and a beverage dispenser. USP2013108548624.
  11. Crisp, III, Harry Lee. Appliance having a user interface panel and a beverage dispenser. USP2013128606395.
  12. Crisp, III, Harry Lee. Appliance having a user interface panel and a beverage dispenser. USP2015079090448.
  13. Crisp, III, Harry Lee. Appliance having a user interface panel and a beverage dispenser. USP2015079090449.
  14. Crisp, Harry Lee. Appliance with dispenser. USP2013108565917.
  15. Crisp, III, Harry Lee. Appliance with dispenser. USP2015079090446.
  16. Mosey, Thomas R.. Article vending machine. USP2012028121727.
  17. Spignesi Jr., Robert G.; Longley, Mark. Automated dispensing system for pharmaceuticals and other medical items. USP2016039280863.
  18. Ottomanelli, Frank Anthony. Automated food service system for remote recreational facilities. USP200910D602531.
  19. Sands, Jeffrey L.; Glavan, Ronald J.; Franklin, Andrew Paul; Ginner, Randy L.; Ewald, Henry Thomas. Automated freezer component. USP2011118061556.
  20. Beane, John A.; Pinney, Linda J.. Automated vending of products containing controlled substances. USP2010087783379.
  21. Beane, John A.; Pinney, Linda J.. Automated vending of products containing controlled substances. USP2012058190291.
  22. Righetti, Marco. Beverage vending machines. USP2016079396605.
  23. Pinney, Linda J.; Beane, John A.; Colson, Angus R.; Williams, David R.; Kopitzke, Keith; Reynolds, Keith W.; Barnes, Erik Howard. Communication network for use in automatically delivering prescriptions. USP2010087787986.
  24. Hay, Ronny. Computer-controlled, unattended, automated checkout store outlet and related method. USP2017019536236.
  25. Hay, Ronny. Computer-controlled, unattended, automated checkout store outlet system and related method. USP20180910083430.
  26. Hawkins, Aaron B.; Peck, Jesse R.; Godecker, William J.; Zankich, Victor A.. Convertible aircraft galley refrigerator/chiller with side door access. USP2016079399516.
  27. James R. Bardin ; Ronald Wayne Steele. Cooler. USP2002036354098.
  28. D'Annunzio, Lindsay L.; D'Annunzio, Anthony J.; D'Annunzio, Courtney L.; Shannon, Russell A; Quiter, John. Device and method for preventing the use of a compromised pharmaceutical that is stored in a vial or similar container. USP2010037680001.
  29. Rudick, Arthur G.. Dispensing apparatus with directional LED lighting. USP2003046550269.
  30. Witty, Eric J.; Thayer, Peter A.; Landrum, Brett A.; Quy, Dennis A.. Environmental condition monitoring of a container. USP2010087784707.
  31. Fukazawa, Mitsuharu; Yamamoto, Takashi; Watanabe, Hideki; Kashiwagi, Nobuto; Murakami, Junichi. Gift acquisition game device. USP2009097594662.
  32. Natarajan, Mahesh; Ingle, Tushar; Khadatkar, Rajendra. High performance freezer having cylindrical cabinet. USP2015018925346.
  33. Broadbent,John; Herbert,Rick; Jennings,Ed; Karas,Randy J.; Kelly,Keith Glenn. Ice machine with remote monitoring. USP2007127310957.
  34. Veenstra, John H.. Information management of supply flow of dispensed objects. USP2004056738690.
  35. Solomon, Stan. Inventory control system. USP2010037689480.
  36. Solomon, Stanley B.. Inventory control system. USP2013028374926.
  37. Solomon, Stanley B.. Inventory control system process. USP2013118577759.
  38. Ortega, Victor J.. LED lighting for proportion blending system. USP2005126979096.
  39. Hayden,Lisa Renee. Machine for vending floral arrangements. USP2006087086198.
  40. Denny, John W.; Ostrander, Kevin. Medicament storage, dispensing, and administration system and method. USP2017029566395.
  41. Schanin,David; van der Hoop,Dan; Strong,Gary. Method and apparatus for conserving power consumed by a refrigerated appliance utilizing audio signal detection. USP2007107286907.
  42. Schanin, David; Van der Hoop, Dan; Strong, Gary. Method and apparatus for conserving power consumed by a vending machine utilizing audio signal detection. USP2010127856289.
  43. Chirnomas, Munroe. Method and apparatus for controlling rented or leased or loaned equipment. USP2005076917853.
  44. Walker, Jay S.; Van Luchene, Andrew S.; Alderucci, Dean. Method and apparatus for controlling the performance of a supplementary process at a point of sale terminal. USP2010057717784.
  45. Mueller, Raymond J.; Douglas, David H.; Van Luchene, Andrew S.; Marrazzo, George M.; Wahlquist, Shane J.. Method and apparatus for selecting a supplemental product to offer for sale during a transaction. USP2009067542919.
  46. Mueller, Raymond J.; Douglas, David H.; Van Luchene, Andrew S.; Marrazzo, George M.; Wahlquist, Shane J.. Method and apparatus for selecting a supplemental product to offer for sale during a transaction. USP2012018103520.
  47. Mueller, Raymond J.; Douglas, David H.; Van Luchene, Andrew S.; Marrazzo, George M.; Whalquist, Shane. Method and apparatus for selecting a supplemental product to offer for sale during a transaction. USP2013098533003.
  48. Walker, Jay S.; Van Luchene, Andrew S.; Otto, Jonathan; Tedesco, Daniel E.; Gelman, Geoffrey M.. Method and apparatus for selling an aging food product. USP2010077756746.
  49. Walker,Jay S.; Van Luchene,Andrew S.; Otto,Jonathan; Tedesco,Daniel E.; Gelman,Geoffrey M.. Method and apparatus for selling an aging food product. USP2007027184990.
  50. Garson, Brent D.; Dafna, Aviel; Ratti, Alessandro; Ratti, Ezio Cesare. Method and apparatus for use in a vending machine. USP2013028380347.
  51. Garson, Brent D.; Dafna, Aviel; Ratti, Alessandro; Ratti, Ezio Cesare. Method and apparatus for use in a vending machine. USP2012078234007.
  52. Garson, Brent D.; Dafna, Aviel; Ratti, Alessandro; Ratti, Ezio Cesare. Method and apparatus for use in a vending machine. USP2016029262377.
  53. Szabo, Robert M.; Fortenberry, Keith N.; Toohey, James J.. Method and apparatus to enable consumer replenishment shopping by expiration date. USP2005116965871.
  54. Szabo, Robert M.; Fortenberry, Keith N.; Toohey, James J.. Method and apparatus to enable consumer replenishment shopping by useful life. USP2005116963851.
  55. Godwin, Bryan W.; Kalter, William J.. Method and system for evaluating consumer demand for multiple products and services at remotely located equipment. USP2013078484068.
  56. Defossé, Erin M.; Godwin, Bryan W.; English, William A.; Wu, Jizhi. Method and system for interfacing a machine controller and a wireless network. USP2011088005425.
  57. Defoss?,Erin M.; Godwin,Bryan W.; English,William A.; Wu,Jizhi. Method and system for interfacing a machine controller and a wireless network. USP2007017164884.
  58. Godwin, Bryan W.. Method and system for predicting the services needs of remote point of sale devices. USP2009047523182.
  59. Defoss챕,Erin M.; Pathan,Arif; Chaput,James L.. Method and system for the optimal formatting, reduction and compression of DEX/UCS data. USP2006037013337.
  60. Pinney, Linda J.; Beane, John A.; Colson, Angus R.; Williams, David R.; Kopitzke, Keith; Reynolds, Keith W.; Barnes, Erik Howard. Method of conducting a sales transaction using a random access and random load dispensing unit. USP2010087783378.
  61. Pinney, Linda J.; Beane, John A.; Colson, Jr., Angus R.; Williams, David R.; Kopitzke, Keith; Reynolds, Keith W.; Barnes, Erik Howard. Method of conducting a sales transaction using a random access and random load dispensing unit. USP2012068195329.
  62. Bartley, Melea Jean; Brock, Charles Anthony Martin. Network transaction and cash-accepting add-value station. USP2004036712266.
  63. Johnson, Thomas H.; Johnson, Carrol E.. Networked freezer stocking management. USP2012128328438.
  64. Johnson, Thomas H.; Johnson, Carrol E.. Networked freezer stocking management. USP2013108545113.
  65. Winters, Robert Scott. Open air food display case with automatic closing mechanism. USP2016039295345.
  66. Winters, Robert Scott; Kielmeyer, Chad; Dali, Vishal; Hieb, Larry. Open air food display case with automatic closing mechanism. USP2017109795228.
  67. Walker,Jay S.; Otto,Jonathan; Tedesco,Daniel E.. Products and processes for promoting multiple transactions at a retail establishment. USP2008067389919.
  68. Dearing, Michael; Vidugiris, Gediminas; Linton, William A.; Linton, John; Krueger, Julia E.. RF point of sale and delivery method and system using communication with remote computer and having features to read a large number of RF tags. USP2010027661591.
  69. Dearing, Michael; Vidugiris, Gediminas; Linton, William A.; Linton, John; Krueger, Julia E.. RF point of sale and delivery method and system using communication with remote computer and having features to read a large number of RF tags. USP2012028113425.
  70. Dearing, Michael; Vidugiris, Gediminas; Linton, William A.; Linton, John; Krueger, Julia E.. RF point of sale and delivery method and system using communication with remote computer and having features to read a large number of RF tags. USP201702RE46326.
  71. Dearing, Michael; Vidugiris, Gediminas; Linton, William A.; Linton, John; Krueger, Julia E.. RF point of sale and delivery method and system using communication with remote computer and having features to read a large number of RF tags. USP2011098025228.
  72. Dearing, Michael; Vidugiris, Gediminas; Linton, William A.; Linton, John; Krueger, Julia E.. RFID point of sale and delivery method and system. USP2010097791479.
  73. Phillips, Travis A.; Tinnell, Kenneth Andrew; Salvo, Adam; Doeden, Robert Joseph. RFID reader enclosure and man-o-war RFID reader system. USP2010057710275.
  74. Phillips, Travis A.; Tinnell, Kenneth Andrew; Salvo, Adam; Doeden, Robert Joseph. RFID reader enclosure and man-o-war RFID reader system. USP2012098258961.
  75. Phillips, Travis A.; Tinnell, Kenneth Andrew; Salvo, Adam; Doeden, Robert Joseph. RFID reader enclosure and man-o-war RFID reader system. USP2011108031072.
  76. Linton, William A.; Linton, John; Krueger, Julia E.; Dearing, Michael P.. Radio frequency identification method and system of distributing products. USP2009097591421.
  77. Linton, William A.; Linton, John; Krueger, Julia E.; Dearing, Michael P.. Radio frequency identification method and system of distributing products. USP2010087784689.
  78. Linton, William A.; Linton, John; Krueger, Julia E.; Dearing, Michael P.. Radio frequency identification method and system of distributing products. USP2012078231053.
  79. Linton, William A.; Linton, John; Krueger, Julia E.; Dearing, Michael P.. Radio frequency identification method and system of distributing products. USP2011067967199.
  80. Linton,William A.; Linton,John; Krueger,Julia E.; Dearing,Michael P.. Radio frequency identification method and system of distributing products. USP2007117293705.
  81. Linton,William A.; Linton,John; Krueger,Julia E.; Dearing,Michael P.. Radio frequency identification method and system of distributing products. USP2007017165720.
  82. Linton,William A.; Linton,John; Krueger,Julia E.; Dearing,Michael P.. Radio frequency identification method and system of distributing products. USP2007087258276.
  83. Pinney, Linda J.; Beane, John A.; Colson, Angus R.; Williams, David R.; Kopitzke, Keith; Reynolds, Keith W.; Barnes, Erik Howard. Random access and random load dispensing unit. USP2010127857161.
  84. Pinney, Linda J.; Beane, John A.; Colson, Angus R.; Williams, David R.; Kopitzke, Keith; Reynolds, Keith W.; Barnes, Erik Howard. Random access and random load dispensing unit. USP2013088521327.
  85. Pinney, Linda J.; Beane, John A.; Colson, Angus R.; Williams, David R.; Kopitzke, Keith; Reynolds, Keith W.; Barnes, Erik Howard. Random access and random load dispensing unit. USP2015089105142.
  86. Pinney, Linda J.; Beane, John A.; Colson, Jr., Angus R.; Williams, David R.; Kopitzke, Keith; Reynolds, Keith W.; Barnes, Erik Howard. Random access and random load dispensing unit. USP2011088000836.
  87. May, James Alan; Cortes, Miguel A.; Needel, William I.. Real-time alert mechanism for monitoring and controlling field assets via wireless and internet technologies. USP2005086925335.
  88. May,James Alan; Cortes,Miguel A.; Needel,William I.. Real-time alert mechanism for monitoring and controlling field assets via wireless and internet technologies. USP2006117139616.
  89. Paczkowski, Thomas S.; Dundon, John E.. Reflector and anti-fog film in an optical sensor system. USP2003106629625.
  90. Defosse,Erin M.. Remote data acquisition and transmission system and method. USP2007017171451.
  91. Defossé, Erin M.. Remote data acquisition, transmission and analysis system including handheld wireless equipment. USP2014018631093.
  92. Defoss?,Erin M.. Remote data acquisition, transmission and analysis system including handheld wireless equipment. USP2007027181501.
  93. Godwin, Bryan W.; Canter, James M.; Harris, Jr., William Hamilton. Rich content management and display for use in remote field assets. USP2011087997484.
  94. Ratnakar, Nitesh. Smart medicine container. USP2016119492355.
  95. Bosley, Brian. Solar-powered vending machine and related apparatus and methods. USP20181010116254.
  96. Hecht, Jean Claude; Hecht, Jean Louis. Stocking system and collection device, and method for its utilization. USP2016059327913.
  97. Enqvist, Anders. Storage-cabinet and method for selling frozen and/or refrigerated goods from such a locked storage-cabinet. USP2013068468059.
  98. Ogasawara,Nobuo. System and method for managing expiration-dated products utilizing an electronic receipt. USP2006057050991.
  99. Denny, John W.; Ostrander, Kevin. System and method for medicament storage, dispensing, and administration. USP2017069682200.
  100. Denny, John W.; Ostrander, Kevin. System and method for medicament storage, dispensing, and administration. USP2017059643770.
  101. Defoss챕,Erin M.. System and method for monitoring and control of beverage dispensing equipment. USP2006037020680.
  102. Walker, Jay S.; Jorasch, James A.; Jindal, Sanjay K.. System and method for performing lottery ticket transactions utilizing point-of-sale terminals. USP2009067547251.
  103. Walker,Jay S.; Jorasch,James A.; Jindal,Sanjay K.. System and method for performing lottery ticket transactions utilizing point-of-sale terminals. USP2009017479060.
  104. Walker,Jay S.; Jorasch,James A.; Jindal,Sanjay K.. System and method for performing lottery ticket transactions utilizing point-of-sale terminals. USP2009027494417.
  105. Pinney,Linda J.; Beane,John A.; Colson,Angus R.; Williams,David R.; Kopitzke,Keith. System and method for providing a random access and random load dispensing unit. USP2006107123989.
  106. Coveley, Michael E.; Milutinovic, Srdjan. System and method for tracking inventory. USP2012038145546.
  107. Goodwin, III, John C.. System and method of managing expired products. USP2003056557760.
  108. Fortune, Sherena D.. System for signaling that a product expiration date has passed. USP2004116826119.
  109. Defoss챕,Erin M.. System using environmental sensor and intelligent management and control transceiver for monitoring and controlling remote computing resources. USP2006037010594.
  110. Defoss?,Erin M.; Canter,James M.; Godwin,Bryan W.. System, method and apparatus for vending machine wireless audit and cashless transaction transport. USP2007017167892.
  111. Peters, Dan; Tran, Son V.; Newman, David R.; Antao, Leonard F.; Slagley, David O.; Kolls, H. Brock. Systems and methods for dispensing consumable products. USP2014068751037.
  112. Peters, Dan; Tran, Son V.; Newman, David R.; Antao, Leonard F.; Slagley, David O.; Kolls, H. Brock. Systems and methods for dispensing consumable products. USP20180810059581.
  113. Peters, Dan; Tran, Son V.; Newman, David R.; Antao, Leonard F.; Slagley, David O.; Kolls, H. Brock. Systems and methods for facilitating consumer-dispenser interactions. USP2015069051162.
  114. Peters, Dan; Tran, Son V.; Newman, David R.; Antao, Leonard F.; Slagley, David O.; Kolls, H. Brock. Systems and methods for facilitating consumer-dispenser interactions. USP2014068755932.
  115. Peters, Dan; Tran, Son V.; Newman, David R.; Antao, Leonard F.; Slagley, David O.; Kolls, H. Brock. Systems and methods for facilitating consumer-dispenser interactions. USP2012128340815.
  116. Peters, Dan; Tran, Son V.; Newman, David R.; Antao, Leonard F.; Slagley, David O.; Kolls, H. Brock. Systems and methods for facilitating consumer-dispenser interactions. USP2014068744618.
  117. Peters, Dan; Tran, Son V.; Newman, David R.; Antao, Leonard F.; Slagley, David O.; Kolls, H. Brock. Systems and methods for facilitating consumer-dispenser interactions. USP20181110121306.
  118. Newman, David Roy; Phillips, Paul Anderson. Systems and methods for monitoring and controlling the dispense of a plurality of product forming ingredients. USP2013068463447.
  119. Newman, David Roy; Phillips, Paul Anderson. Systems and methods for monitoring and controlling the dispense of a plurality of product forming ingredients. USP2016119499382.
  120. Godwin, Bryan W.. Systems and methods for monitoring performance of field assets. USP2013098533315.
  121. Carpenter, Gregg; Newman, David R.; Kolls, H. Brock; Tran, Son V.. Systems and methods for providing dynamic ingredient matrix reconfiguration in a product dispenser. USP2017069670047.
  122. Newman, David Roy. Systems and methods for providing portion control programming in a product forming dispenser. USP2012118306655.
  123. Newman, David Roy. Systems and methods for providing portion control programming in a product forming dispenser. USP2015049014846.
  124. Rudick, Arthur G.; Ellis, Annie T.. Systems and methods of selecting and dispensing products. USP2014108851329.
  125. Rudick, Arthur G; Ellis, Annie T. Systems and methods of selecting and dispensing products. USP2012088251258.
  126. Sudolcan, David C.. Theft prevention and recovery system for drink dispenser machines. USP2003036531962.
  127. Green, Craig B.. Time-and-temperature sensitive material tracking. USP2004126829520.
  128. Levine, David T.. Vending machine messaging system. USP2010087784643.