|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 13 인용 특허 : 50|
Method for improved packing and cooling of produce. According to the present invention, baskets for the packing of fruit are provided with ventilation channels disposed upon a lower surface of the basket. Vent apertures communicate between the ventilation channels and the produce stored in the baskets. Upper vents are formed on four sides of an upper portion of the baskets. After packing the baskets with produce, they are loaded into trays. The trays may be provided with tray vents that align with the ventilation channels. Alternatively, the trays may ...
We claim: 1. A produce container comprising: a basket body; a lid for covering the basket body; a latch for securing the lid to said basket body; at least one ventilation slot formed between the basket body and the lid wherein the at least one ventilation slot is arranged so that an airflow of cooling air can pass through the interior of the container; and wherein the lid is attached to the basket body using a hinge and wherein the hinge includes at least one of said ventilation slots formed therein. 2. The produce container of claim 1 wherein t...