|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 0 인용 특허 : 37|
A lid is provided that includes an access opening in a top wall thereof selectively coverable by a pivotable cover. The lid attaches to a foodstuff container and provides access to an interior of the container. The lid achieves this without requiring removal of the lid while also providing an impeded foodstuff dispense path having greater control. The cover pivots between open and closed positions, and in one form, can be secured in one or both positions. This can be achieved by releasably securing the cover to the top wall to hold the cover in the close...
1. A method of opening a package for a foodstuff having a lid secured to a container, the method comprising: gripping a tab of a cover attached to a top wall of the lid by a hinge;disengaging a portion of the cover from the top wall, the disengaging the portion of the cover from the top wall comprising disengaging an upwardly facing surface of a protuberance depending downwardly and projecting outwardly from the cover from a bottom surface of the top wall;pivoting the cover about the hinge from a closed position toward an open position to expose an openi...