|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||062/060; 062/132; 426/383; 426/393; 053/127; 222/052; 099/334|
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A method and apparatus for defining the processing of an ingredient of a manufactured product, particularly one that is manufactured “one-the-spot” to a consumer's specification, such as ice cream, among other products. A tag encoded on a container for the product carries indicia that, directly or indirectly, define one or more formulations for the product. Apparatus into which the ingredient is loaded sets the processing of ingredients in accordance with the formulations so specified. By connecting the apparatus which is to process the ingredients to a ...
1. Apparatus for controlling the processing of a product, said apparatus comprisinga plurality of containers containing various ingredients; a tag associated with each container, each tag containing data specifying the ingredient in the associated container and at least one parameter for controlling the processing of that ingredient; a formulator; delivery means for selectively delivering the ingredients in the plurality of containers to the formulator; a selection device for selecting among a plurality of products that can be manufactured from the ingre...