|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||141/094; 141/086; 141/104; 141/235; 141/311A; 141/351; 222/023; 222/129.1|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 7 인용 특허 : 74|
A beverage dispensing system comprising a dispensing port for dispensing a beverage, a drip tray located below the dispensing port for collecting the beverage dispensed and an antenna located between the dispensing port and the drip tray is provided. The beverage dispensing system is RFID-enabled by configuring the antenna to receive signals from radio frequency identification (RFID) tag.
1. A beverage dispensing system, comprising: a dispensing port for use in dispensing a beverage therefrom;a drip tray located below the dispensing port for use in collecting beverage dispensed from the dispensing port; andan antenna located below the dispensing port and located above the drip tray, wherein the antenna is configured to receive a signal from a radio frequency identification (RFID) tag, wherein the antenna is carried by a grate located on the drip tray. 2. The beverage dispensing system as set forth in claim 1, wherein the antenna is locate...