|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||B67D-001/00 B67D-001/10 B67D-001/12 B67D-001/08 A47J-031/44 G06Q-030/06 G07F-013/06 B67D-001/07|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 0 인용 특허 : 72|
Methods and apparatus describing a convenience beverage vending machine and its operation are described. An embedded computer interface allows consumers to create their own drinks or choose from a menu of drinks. Drinks are dispensed in a container. The beverages may be made from hot water, cold water or carbonated water that is mixed with various flavors of syrup, sweeteners and nutritional supplements. Identification may be presented and the computer recognizes the consumer and pulls up that consumer's account to determine funds available and previous ...
1. A beverage dispensing system comprising: a plurality of reservoirs holding a respective plurality of separate ingredients to be used in beverage recipes;a user interface for selection of a user-defined custom beverage to be dispensed, based on user input indicating user preferences associated with one or more ingredients among the plurality of separate ingredients to be combined;one or more ingredient pumps respectively connected to the plurality of reservoirs;a controller for separately controlling each of the one or more ingredient pumps to select a...