|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||215/387 ; 215/388 ; 215/040 ; 220/706 ; 239/033|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 14 인용 특허 : 13|
A container includes a body defining a chamber and a neck region. A straw is disposed within the chamber. The straw is inserted through the neck region and into the chamber prior to filling the chamber and is trapped or wedged between a first portion of the container and a second portion of the container by mechanical engagement with the container. The position of the straw within the chamber does not interfere with the filling of the container. When filling has been completed, the body of the container is manipulated to release the straw from its mechan...
[ What is claimed is:] [1.]1. A container comprising:a body having a wall defining a chamber with a neck region, said wall defining an annular groove disposed adjacent said neck region;a cap sealingly closing said chamber;a straw having a top end and a bottom end, said straw being disposed within said chamber and movable between a first position where said straw is bent at a first angle and a second position where said straw is bent at a second angle, said second angle being greater than said first angle, said straw having an intermediate portion spaced ...