|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||40/515; 40/514; 312/204|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 4 인용 특허 : 9|
Methods and assemblies are described for displaying interchangeable graphics sheets on a display face of a merchandise cabinet such as a vending machine. The interchangeable sheets are stored on spool assemblies disposed within the cabinet and may be either manually or automatically manipulated in order to selectively register different graphics sheets within the display face of the vending machine. In a first embodiment, the graphics sheets have adhesive areas thereon in order to attach an old graphic sheet to a new graphic sheet to unwind the new graph...
1. A vending machine, comprising:a vending cabinet configured to vend at least one selected product; a display field at a face of the vending cabinet; two spaced panels defining a slot associated with the display field; a storage spool configured to be mounted to the vending cabinet; a graphics sheet wound onto the storage spool, including graphics associated with said at least one selected product; and an elongated leader associated with the graphics sheet, the elongated leader being configured to be fed through the slot.