|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||141/002; 141/301; 141/351; 141/355; 141/360; 141/362; 222/333; 222/504|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 17 인용 특허 : 78|
A concentrate/extract cartridge for a beverage dispenser adapted to dispense a liquid concentrate/extract and a diluent is provided. The cartridge includes a hollow body for containing liquid concentrate/extract and an aperture. A pumping device is connected to the hollow body for dispensing the liquid concentrate/extract from the hollow body through the aperture. A method for dispensing a liquid concentrate/extract from a beverage dispenser using a concentrate/extract cartridge is also provided in which the concentrate/extract does not come into contact...
What is claimed is: 1. A method of dispensing a liquid from a liquid dispenser comprising: providing a cartridge having; a hollow body for containing the liquid; an aperture defined in the hollow body; and an externally actuatable pumping device including: a dispensing tube which defines an interior surface connected to the hollow body at the aperture for dispensing the liquid from the hollow body; a valve seat, including a port for passing the liquid through the dispensing tube, connected to the dispensing tube and fixed within a space defined by the i...