US Pat. No. 9,278,780

BAKERY TRAY

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A bakery tray comprising:
a base;
side walls extending upward from sides of the base, each side wall including an outer side rail and an inner side rail, the
side walls including vertical handle openings, the handle openings each partially defined by a convex outer wall, wherein
the convex outer wall is generally vertical with a convex surface facing an interior of the handle opening, the convex surface
extending across substantially an entire height of the handle opening, the convex surface having a radius larger than half
of the height of the handle opening;

a front wall extending upward from the base, the front wall shorter than the side walls;
a rear wall extending upward from the base;
flanges extending inward from each of the side walls along the front wall, wherein the flanges each include an upper edge
and a tapered inner edge extending downward at an angle from the upper edge to the front wall, a thumb recesses formed on
each of the tapered inner edges, such that fingers of a user's hand can receive the convex outer wall while the thumb of the
user's hand is received in the thumb recess;

side drag rails extending downward from the base proximate sides of the base, feet projecting outward from the side drag rails,
an outer rib projecting downward from an outer edge of each of the feet, the outer rib aligned between the outer side rail
and the inner side rail, such that the side drag rails of an identical upper tray being stacked on the bakery tray contact
the flanges while the outer ribs of the upper tray are received between outer side rail and the inner side rail.

US Pat. No. 9,278,775

CRATE WITH COLLAPSIBLE WALL

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A container comprising:
a base; and
a plurality of walls extending upward from the base, the plurality of walls including a first wall, a second wall, and opposing
side walls extending generally perpendicularly to the first wall and the second wall, the first wall including a plurality
of sections retractable together to a retracted upright position to provide an opening into the container, at least two of
the plurality of sections engage the opposing side walls in the upright position.

US Pat. No. 10,138,019

BAKERY TRAY ASSEMBLY

REHRIG PACIFIC COMPANY, ...

1. A tray comprising:a base having a curved profile;
a first pair of walls extending upward from the base; and
a second pair of walls extending upward from the base, wherein the curved profile of the base extends upward from each of the first pair of walls and peaks along a middle portion of the second pair of walls, the curved profile of the base includes one continuous curve extending from one of the first pair of walls to another one of the first pair of walls, and the second pair of walls each include a curved profile that curves in the same direction as the curved profile of the base and an inner wall portion spaced from an outer wall portion by an upper wall portion.

US Pat. No. 9,668,594

MULTI-POSITION TRAY SUPPORT

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A tray support device and bakery tray in combination, the combination comprising:
a tray support device including a base, wherein the base of the tray support device is supportable on a shelf, wherein the
base includes base flanges extending upward;

the tray support device further including a front face extending upward from a front edge of the base, side flanges extending
rearward from side edges of the front face, the side flanges formed integrally with the front face, wherein the front face
is hingeably connected to the base so that the front face is pivotable from an upright position to a retracted position, wherein
the base flanges are selectively securable to the side flanges of the front face;

the tray support device further including at least one support member pivotably connected to the base and movable from a collapsed
position on the base to a deployed position spaced above the base;

the tray support device further including at least one prop selectively positionable relative to the base and the at least
one support member to move the at least one support member between the collapsed position and the deployed position; and

a bakery tray received in the tray support device, the bakery tray supported on the at least one support member and abutting
the front face.

US Pat. No. 9,302,810

BAKERY TRAY

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A tray comprising:
a base including a plurality of vertical ribs, the vertical ribs having a plurality of notches;
a pair of opposed side walls extending upward from side edges of the base; and
a front wall and a rear wall extending upward from a front edge and a rear edge of the base, the front wall and rear wall
each having at least a portion that is shorter than the side walls, the front wall and rear wall each including an inner wall
portion spaced inwardly of an outer wall portion, the front wall and rear wall each including at least two spaced-apart portions
of reduced width at an upper edge of the front wall and the rear wall, wherein the portions of reduced width have reduced
width relative to other portions of the front wall and rear wall, wherein each of the at least two portions of reduced width
is offset toward the outer wall portion, thereby forming a recess on the inner wall portion, wherein the portions of reduced
width are capable of being simultaneously received in the plurality of notches of an identical tray cross-stacked thereon.

US Pat. No. 9,540,139

PALLET AND WRAP THEREFOR

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A pallet comprising:
a deck including at least one recess;
a plurality of feet below the deck; and
at least one frame extending upward from the deck, wherein each of the at least one frames includes a pair of upright portions
having a cross portion connecting outer ends of the upright portions, the at least one frame pivotably secured to the deck,
such that the at least one frame is pivotable from an upright position to a collapsed position within the at least one recess,
wherein the at least one recess of the deck is capable of receiving the pair of upright portions and the cross portion of
the at least one frame in the collapsed position.

US Pat. No. 9,434,505

PLASTIC BEER KEG

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A plastic beer keg including:
a container having an outer wall to at least partially define a container interior;
a lid secured to an upper portion of the outer wall of the container, the lid having an opening;
a liner within the container interior, the liner including a neck portion, a body portion and a shoulder portion between the
neck portion and the body portion;

a valve assembly including a retainer connected to the neck portion of the liner, a portion of the retainer projecting through
the opening through the lid; and

a ring threaded to the retainer to secure the retainer to the lid.

US Pat. No. 9,346,616

WASTE CONTAINER WITH IMPROVED LATCH

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A waste container including:
a body having a base and a side wall extending upward from the base to define a container interior;
a lid hingeably secured to an upper portion of the side wall, wherein the lid is hingeably connected proximate a rearward
portion of the upper portion of the side wall opposite a front portion of the side wall; and

a latch assembly selectively securing the lid to the side wall, the latch assembly selectively securing the lid only to the
front portion of the side wall, the latch assembly including a rotatable latch portion rotatable about an axis, the rotatable
latch portion having a latch member movable about the axis, the latch member selectively interlocking with a hook portion.

US Pat. No. 9,216,855

VENTED LID FOR CART

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A lid for a container comprising:
an upper panel portion;
at least one connector extending rearward of the upper panel portion;
a lip extending downward of the upper panel portion, the lip including a rear wall portion extending downward at a rear edge
of the lid, wherein a plurality of vent openings are molded into the lid and wherein the plurality of vent openings include
a first set of openings formed through the rear wall portion of the lip, the plurality of vent openings include a second set
of openings through a front surface of the lid;

a flange above the first set of openings through the rear wall portion; and
a front flange above the second set of openings to reduce rain entering the second set of openings, wherein the front flange
is integrally molded with the upper panel portion.

US Pat. No. 9,156,588

BAKERY TRAY AND DOLLY

REHRIG PACIFIC COMPANY, ...

1. A tray comprising:
a base;
a pair of opposed side walls extending upward from the base, an interior of the tray for storing goods, the interior of the
tray defined between an innermost surface of one of the pair of opposed side walls and an innermost surface of the other one
of the pair of opposed side walls, each of the side walls including a plurality of feet and a plurality of pockets providing
multiple stacking heights with an identical tray, each side wall including a chamfer on an inner, upper edge, the chamfer
extending from one of the plurality of pockets to another of the plurality of pockets, wherein the chamfer is open to the
interior of the tray from the one of the plurality of pockets to the other of the plurality of pockets;

a rear wall extending upward from a rear of the base between the side walls;
a front wall extending upward from a front of the base between the side walls, the front wall including a portion lower than
the side walls; and

side flanges extending inwardly from the side walls toward one another above the front wall and the rear wall and a notch
formed in the front wall adjacent each side wall and a notch formed in the rear wall adjacent each side wall, the notches
simultaneously partially receiving the side flanges of an identical tray on which the tray is cross-stacked.

US Pat. No. 9,902,523

BAKERY TRAY

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A tray comprising:
a base;
a plurality of walls extending upward from the base, including a first pair of walls each having an inner wall portion extending
upward from the base, wherein the each of the first pair of walls includes a double-walled lip portion that projects outwardly
relative to a lower portion, wherein the double-walled lip portion includes the inner wall portion and an outer wall portion
spaced outward of the inner wall portion, an interior of the tray defined between inner surfaces of the inner wall portions,
the plurality of walls including a second pair of walls having the same height as the first pair of walls, wherein the second
pair of walls includes a plurality of feet for stacking at a first height on an identical tray at a first relative orientation
and at a second height with the identical tray at a second relative orientation, 180 degrees from the first relative orientation;
and

a platform extending inwardly from an upper portion of each inner wall portion of each of the first pair of walls, wherein
the platforms are cantilevered over the base from the inner surfaces of the inner wall portions and project inwardly toward
one another such that the platforms are nearer to one another than any other points on the first pair of the plurality of
walls and wherein the platforms do not extend a full length of the respective walls.

US Pat. No. 9,738,445

ROLL OUT CART WITH GRAVITY LOCK

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A waste container comprising:
a body portion including an outer wall extending upward from a base wall;
a lid; and
a latch assembly selectively securing the lid to the body portion, the latch assembly including a handle rotatably mounted
to the lid and connected to a lower actuator portion having a disk portion, the disk portion having a lower surface having
at least one cam portion projecting downward, such that the disk portion is rotatable upon rotation of the handle by a user
and such that rotation of the at least one cam portion selectively releases the latch assembly securing the lid to the body
portion.

US Pat. No. 9,351,570

TUB AND TRAY ASSEMBLY

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A tub and tray assembly comprising:
a tray including a plurality of reinforcement members including support ribs that extend upward from a bottom wall of the
tray; and

a tub removably secured to the tray, the tub including a pair of opposed first walls extending upward from a bottom wall,
a portion of the bottom wall of the tub between the first walls supported on and contacting outer, free ends of the plurality
of support ribs, the tub further including a second wall that is significantly shorter than the first walls.

US Pat. No. 9,278,838

KEG DELIVERY SYSTEM WITH KEG RACK TIER HALF

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

10. A keg rack tier half comprising:
a base;
a rear wall extending upward from a rear end of the base; and
a pair of opposed side walls extending upward from the base, the rear wall extending from one of the side walls to the other
of the side walls, the side walls including a plurality of interlocking features, a plurality of container-receiving bay halves
defined by the base, the rear wall and the side walls, the bay halves having generally concave inner walls, wherein at least
one of the bay halves includes at least one lobe, wherein the lobe has a concave lobe wall having a radius smaller than a
radius of the concave inner wall of the at least one bay half and wherein the lobe is offset relative to the at least one
bay half, wherein the lobe can accommodate a sixth barrel on the concave lobe wall.

US Pat. No. 9,771,179

PALLET ASSEMBLY

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A pallet comprising:
an upper portion including an upper surface;
a plurality of columns extending downwardly from the upper portion;
a plurality of channels extending across the upper surface of the upper portion; and
a plurality of cavities forming openings through the upper portion and a corresponding one of the plurality of columns, wherein
the plurality of cavities are aligned with at least one of the plurality of channels.

US Pat. No. 9,045,325

PLASTIC BEER KEG

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A plastic beer keg including:
a lid having an opening;
a liner including a neck portion and a body portion;
a retainer formed separately of the liner and the lid and secured to the neck portion of the liner and aligned with the opening
in the lid, the retainer including external threads; and

a locking ring having internal threads secured to the external threads of the retainer, the internal threads of the locking
ring and the external threads of the retainer including a ratchet mechanism permitting attachment of the locking ring to the
retainer and inhibiting removal of the locking ring from the retainer, the locking ring contacting the lid.

US Pat. No. 9,475,638

CRATE WITH RETRACTABLE WALL

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A crate comprising:
a base; and
a plurality of walls including a front wall, a rear wall and a pair of opposed side walls pivotably connected to a periphery
of the base such that the front wall, the rear wall and the side walls are selectively pivotable between a collapsed position
on the base and an upright use position, wherein the front wall is movable between a retracted, open position and a closed
position, and wherein the front wall includes a first portion and a second portion, wherein the first portion and the second
portion each include a horizontal wall portion having a pair of arms projecting from the horizontal wall portion to define
an opening between the arms, wherein the first portion includes an upper edge and a lower edge, wherein the second portion
is hingeably connected to the first portion at a hinge spaced between the upper edge and the lower edge of the first portion,
wherein the second portion is connected to the first portion via hinges at outer ends of the pair of arms of the second portion.

US Pat. No. 9,452,864

PALLET ASSEMBLY

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A pallet comprising:
a deck for supporting goods thereon, the deck including ribs extending downward, wherein the deck includes an upper sheet
portion for supporting goods thereon, the ribs extending downward from the upper sheet portion and molded integrally with
the upper sheet portion;

a plurality of columns supporting the deck; and
a reinforcement sheet secured to a bottom surface of the deck, the reinforcement sheet including a plurality of layers including
a first layer having improved fire retardant properties relative to a second layer, the second layer secured to lower ends
of the ribs of the deck.

US Pat. No. 9,061,693

BAKERY DOLLY

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A dolly and tray in combination comprising:
a dolly including a deck having a support surface circumscribing an opening, the support surface including at least one reinforcement
channel formed therein, the deck including a peripheral lip around a periphery of the deck, the peripheral lip including an
inner wall spaced inwardly from an outer wall, an upper horizontal wall joining the inner wall and the outer wall continuously
at upper edges thereof, wherein the peripheral lip includes opposed, generally parallel end portions and opposed, generally
parallel side portions and wherein the end portions of the peripheral lip each includes a plurality of recesses formed therein,
wherein the deck includes a recessed area outward of the support surface between the support surface and the peripheral lip,
wherein the recessed area is lower than the peripheral lip and lower than the support surface, the dolly further including
a plurality of wheels below the deck; and

a tray having a base, side walls extending upward from side edges of the base, end walls extending upward from the base, wherein
stacking feet protrude outward from the side walls, the tray stacked on the dolly such that the stacking feet are received
in the recesses in the peripheral lip.

US Pat. No. 9,682,808

STACKABLE LOW DEPTH TRAY

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A low depth tray for bottles comprising:
a base;
at least one interior column projecting upwardly from the base;
a plurality of interior divider structures which project upwardly from the base, wherein each of the plurality of interior
divider structures extends from the at least one interior column, and each of the plurality of interior divider structures
includes a first pocket side spaced apart from a second pocket side and having an area void of material therebetween; and

an exterior wall structure directly attached to the base, wherein the exterior wall structure extends continuously around
a perimeter of the tray;

a plurality of external columns, wherein the base is attached to the plurality of external columns, and the plurality of interior
divider structure, the at least one interior column, the base, and the plurality of external columns define a plurality of
bottle retaining pockets, wherein the plurality of external columns define the exterior wall structure having a first pair
of opposed walls and a second pair of opposed walls connected to the first pair of opposed walls, wherein the at least one
interior column projects upwardly from the base within the exterior wall structure,

wherein each of the second pair of opposed walls includes a handle having a cutout portion formed adjacent to the base and
a slot formed above the cutout portion, and a user's fingers can be inserted into the cutout portion and through the slot
in a palm-up orientation and into the slot and through the cutout portion in a palm-down orientation.

US Pat. No. 9,670,049

PLASTIC BEER KEG

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A beer keg assembly comprising:
a liner having a body portion and a neck portion, the neck portion including an outer circumferential surface; and
a valve assembly in the neck portion of the liner, the valve assembly including a retainer capturing an inner spring biasing
a port and a piston toward one another, wherein the valve assembly is secured to the outer circumferential surface of the
neck portion of the liner such that the inner spring does not impart force on a connection between the valve assembly and
the neck portion.

US Pat. No. 9,475,607

PLASTIC BEER KEG

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A plastic beer keg including:
a container having a base and a wall extending upward from a periphery of the base; and
a liner within the container, wherein a spacing between the liner and the container varies around a periphery of the liner,
wherein the periphery is defined generally parallel to the base, to a portion of increased spacing defining at least one vertical
gap between the liner and the container, wherein the vertical gap is elongated vertically upward relative to the liner and
the container, wherein the base is generally round and wherein the wall includes at least one portion of reduced diameter
defining at least one recess below a portion of larger diameter defining a handle on an exterior of the container above the
recess and wherein the at least one portion of reduced diameter contacts the liner to define the at least one vertical gap
on an interior of the container adjacent the at least one portion of reduced diameter.

US Pat. No. 9,938,129

PLASTIC BEER KEG

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A beer keg valve assembly comprising:a first valve member having a head portion having a convex upper surface and at least one leg extending downwardly from a lower surface, the leg including a stop surface projecting radially outward, the first valve member including at least one recess formed at the periphery of the head portion;
a second valve member defining an opening, wherein the at least one recess at the periphery of the head portion of the first valve member is configured to release pressure through the first valve member in the event that the head portion is forced into the opening of the second valve member; and
a spring biasing the first valve member against a periphery of the opening defined by the second valve member to seal the convex upper surface of the head portion over the opening.

US Pat. No. 9,738,416

STACKABLE LOW DEPTH TRAY

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A tray for storing and transporting bottles comprising:
a base including a plurality of spaced-apart base walls for supporting bottles thereon;
a pair of opposed side walls;
three interior columns between the side walls, the interior columns extending up higher than the side walls, wherein the interior
columns each include a plurality of walls defining a hollow vertical passage therebetween through the tray;

a plurality of dividers connecting the walls of the interior columns to one another and to the side walls, the dividers connecting
the base walls to the interior columns; and

each divider having a single wall thickness upper portion connected to a lower end including spaced apart, curved pocket walls,
at least two of the pocket walls within each divider connected to a different one of the plurality of spaced-apart base walls.

US Pat. No. 9,114,901

STACKABLE LOW DEPTH TRAY

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

18. A tray for storing and transporting bottles comprising:
a base including a plurality of base walls each having a peripheral wall defining a container-receiving pocket therein, wherein
each peripheral wall extends upward generally perpendicularly from the one of the plurality of base walls, adjacent pairs
of the peripheral walls of the base walls being spaced apart to define low-profile lateral and longitudinal dividers, the
base including a generally horizontal upper divider wall connecting upper ends of the peripheral walls between the peripheral
walls;

a pair of opposed side walls, the side walls each including an upper portion and a plurality of spaced apart lower portions;
a plurality of side columns having outer walls extending up from the upper portions of the side walls and having inner walls
extending down to the base, the side columns arranged between the spaced apart lower portions of the side walls; and

a pair of opposed end walls, each end wall including an upper bar and a lower bar extending between a pair of corner columns,
a handle opening defined between the upper bar and the lower bar, each lower bar connected to the base by an end inner wall,
a recess is defined below the lower bar outwardly of the end inner wall for receiving the upper bar of a lower identical tray
nested therebelow.

US Pat. No. 10,118,731

PALLET ASSEMBLY

REHRIG PACIFIC COMPANY, ...

1. A pallet comprising:a deck including a plurality of ribs between an upper planar portion and a lower planar portion;
a plurality of supports supporting the deck; and
a fire retardant material between the upper planar portion and the lower planar portion and between the plurality of ribs.

US Pat. No. 9,745,100

STACK AND FOLD DAIRY SHELVES

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

18. A collapsible container comprising:
a base;
a pair of opposed side flanges projecting upwardly from side edges of the base and integrally molded with the base;
a pair of opposed side walls pivotably connected to the side flanges and movable between an upright position and a collapsed
position on the base;

a rear wall pivotably connected to the base and movable between an upright position and a collapsed position on the base,
the rear wall including a pair of opposed flange portions with a lower central portion therebetween; and

a front wall pivotably connected to the base opposite the rear wall, wherein the front wall is movable between an upright
position and a retracted position outward of the container and wherein the front wall is selectively latched to the side flanges.

US Pat. No. 9,975,694

WASTE CONTAINER

REHRIG PACIFIC COMPANY, ...

1. A waste container comprising:a base wall;
an outer wall extending upward from a periphery of the base wall to define an upper opening, the outer wall including an upper portion and a lower portion, the upper portion having a larger dimension in a forward and rearward direction than the lower portion, the outer wall including rear shoulder portions between the upper portion and the lower portion in the rear portion of the outer wall in rear corners of the waste container, wherein the rear shoulder portions curve upward in the rear corners of the waste container, an upper recess formed in a front portion of the upper portion of the outer wall, the upper recess further defining an upper attachment envelope at an upper end thereof, the front portion of the outer wall further including a lower recess in which a grab bar is secured;
front shoulder portions transitioning between the upper portion and the lower portion in the front portion of the outer wall, wherein the front shoulder portions are formed on either side of the upper recess;
front faces formed on the upper portion above the front shoulder portions, wherein the front faces are co-planar and are angled downward and inward, wherein the front faces are in a plane that intercepts the lower portion of the outer wall at approximately a height of the grab bar;
a vertical stress channel formed in a rear portion of the outer wall, the vertical stress channel extending across the lower portion of the outer wall and upward partially into the upper portion, wherein the vertical stress channel extends upward higher than the rear shoulder portions;
a lid pivotably mounted to a handle portion spaced rearwardly of an upper edge of the outer wall to selectively cover the upper opening; and
a plurality of wheels rotatably connected proximate a lower rear edge of the outer wall.

US Pat. No. 9,903,141

WASTE CONTAINER WITH IMPROVED LATCH

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A waste container including:
a body having a base and a side wall extending in a vertical direction upward from the base to define a container interior;
a lid hingeably secured to an upper portion of the side wall;
a latch assembly selectively securing the lid to the side wall, the latch assembly including a handle portion and a rotatable
latch portion rotatable about a vertical axis, the rotatable latch portion having a latch member movable about the vertical
axis, the latch member selectively interlocking with a hook portion;

at least one additional rotatable member mounted to the latch assembly, the at least one additional rotatable member being
independently rotatable relative to the rotatable latch portion; and

at least one flexing channel formed within the lid to control flexing movement of the lid.

US Pat. No. 9,272,810

PALLET

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A pallet comprising:
a deck having an upper surface for supporting goods thereon; and
a plurality of columns extending downwardly from the deck, at least a protruding portion of the deck overlapping and protruding
outwardly of an outer most surface of at least one of the columns, the protruding portion extending downwardly to be a lowermost
portion of the deck, at least one anti-shingling protrusion formed on the outer most surface of the at least one column below
the protruding portion of the deck, wherein the at least one anti-shingling protrusion is a rib and wherein an outermost surface
of the rib is substantially flush with the protruding portion of the deck.

US Pat. No. 9,221,580

MULTIPLE PALLET ASSEMBLY

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A pallet assembly comprising:
a support base including a support deck having a plurality of openings therethrough, a plurality of fork tine-receiving recesses
defined below the support deck; and

a plurality of pallets, each including a pallet deck having an upper support surface, wherein the upper support surfaces are
generally coplanar, a plurality of feet extending downward from each of the pallet decks, the plurality of feet received in
the plurality of openings in the support deck.

US Pat. No. 9,663,973

WATER METER PIT COVER LATCH

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A water meter pit assembly comprising:
a water meter pit frame defining an opening, and wherein the water meter pit frame includes an inner peripheral wall surface
extending from an upper end to a lower end configured to be supported by a water pit column;

a cover supported within the opening;
a latch moveable between a locked position where the cover is held fixed relative to the water meter pit frame to close the
opening and an unlocked position where the cover is moveable relative to the water meter pit frame to allow access to the
opening, and wherein the latch comprises a latch body received within a latch opening in the cover, the latch body including
a pivot actuator configured to rotate the latch body and a rotatable cam that engages the inner peripheral wall surface of
the water meter pit frame when in the locked position;

wherein the cam includes an outer peripheral surface that is in direct abutting engagement with the inner peripheral surface
of the water meter pit frame when in the locked position;

wherein the pivot actuator is received within a pivot portion of the latch body that is positioned offset from a center of
the cam; and

wherein the pivot actuator includes an enlarged head portion and a body portion that extends downwardly from the head portion,
and wherein the body portion has a first portion of a larger cross-section and a second portion with a smaller cross-section
to define an abutment surface that provides a stop for the pivot actuator when inserted into the pivot portion.

US Pat. No. 9,475,602

STACKABLE LOW DEPTH TRAY

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A tray for storing and transporting bottles comprising:
a base for supporting a plurality of bottles thereon, the base includes a plurality of spaced-apart base walls;
a plurality of interior columns extending upwardly from the base;
a plurality of longitudinal dividers connecting the interior columns to one another;
a plurality of lateral dividers extending laterally from the interior columns, the plurality of lateral dividers and longitudinal
dividers defining bottle receiving pockets on the base, wherein the longitudinal dividers and the lateral dividers each have
a lower end including spaced apart pocket walls each connected to a different one of the plurality of spaced-apart base walls,
wherein the longitudinal dividers and lateral dividers are dimensioned and oriented to be received between the spaced apart
pocket walls of an identical tray nested thereon;

a plurality of side columns along side edges of the tray, the plurality of lateral dividers connecting the interior columns
to the plurality of side columns; and

an upper band extending along each of the side edges of the tray, the upper bands connecting the plurality of side columns
on the respective side edges, a window defined below the upper bands and between each adjacent pair of the plurality of side
columns.

US Pat. No. 9,540,140

BAKERY TRAY

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A bakery tray comprising:
a base;
a front wall extending upward from a front edge of the base;
a rear wall extending upward from a rear edge of the base; and
a pair of opposed side walls extending upward from side edges of the base, each side wall including a pair of stacking feet
and a center projection, each side wall including an upper support surface between an inner rail and an outer wall, the inner
rail interrupted by a plurality of pockets arranged to receive the stacking feet and center projection of an identical bakery
tray stacked thereon in a high stack position and in a low stack position, the outer wall including a plurality of recesses
aligned with the plurality of pockets, wherein the recesses do not extend down as far as a bottom surface of the plurality
of pockets.

US Pat. No. 9,988,178

PLASTIC BEER KEG

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A plastic beer keg including:a lid having an opening, the lid having a lip extending downward at a periphery thereof, the lip including a lower end having a diameter and an inner surface angled upward and inward from the lower end to a shoulder;
a liner including a neck portion and a body portion, the neck portion adjacent the opening in the lid;
an outer container having a wall with at least one locking rib projecting therefrom, the locking rib angling downward along a circumference of the outer container, the lid secured to the outer container by the at least one locking rib, wherein the at least one locking rib has an outer diameter not greater than the diameter of the lower end of the lip of the lid, such that the lid can be snapped onto the locking rib and wherein the lid can be rotated to lock onto the locking rib.

US Pat. No. 10,167,110

DUAL HEIGHT COLLAPSIBLE CONTAINER

REHRIG PACIFIC COMPANY, ...

14. A collapsible container comprising:a base; and
a plurality of walls, pivotably connected to the base and pivotable between an upright position and a collapsed position on the base, a periphery of the base of the collapsible container includes a plurality of alternating recesses and projections complementary to a plurality of alternating recesses and projections at an upper edge of the plurality of walls, wherein the plurality of alternating recesses and projections on the periphery of the base and on the upper edge of the plurality of walls are configured such that an identical container can be stacked in a first orientation and in a second orientation, 180 degrees from the first orientation, on the collapsible container while the plurality of walls of the collapsible container are in the upright position, and such that identical container would be at a first height in the first orientation and at a second height in the second orientation, wherein the first height is different from the second height.

US Pat. No. 9,908,761

PALLET LIFT RAILS

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A pallet lift including a pair of fork tine assemblies, each fork tine assembly comprising:
a tine having a support surface and a pair of opposed lateral sides extending downward from the support surface and extending
parallel to a long axis of the tine, wherein one of the opposed lateral sides is an inner lateral side and the other of the
opposed lateral sides is an outer lateral side, such that the inner lateral side is inward of the outer lateral side, and
such that the inner lateral sides of the pair of fork tines face one another; and

a lift rail movable between a retracted position and a deployed position on the tine adjacent the inner lateral side, wherein
the lift rail provides a lift rail support surface higher than the support surface of the tine when the lift rail is in the
deployed position, wherein the lift rail is elongated and is connected at one lateral edge to the tine and pivotable about
an axis parallel to a longitudinal axis of the tine between the retracted position and the deployed position, wherein the
lift rail is pivotable inward from the retracted position to the deployed position, wherein a first surface of the lift rail
faces upward in the retracted position and wherein the first surface of the lift rail faces inward in the deployed position,
such that the first surfaces of the lift rails face one another in the deployed position.

US Pat. No. 10,231,538

COLLAPSIBLE SHELVING UNIT

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A collapsible shelving unit comprising:a support base;
a first side wall extending upwardly from one side of said base;
a second side wall extending upwardly from an opposite side of said base, wherein each of said first and second side walls are comprised of a plurality of rigid panels connected to each other with at least one hinge such that the rigid panels are moveable between a display position where the panels extend vertically to form the first and second side walls and a stowed position wherein at least two of the rigid panels at least partially overlap each other, and wherein the at least one hinge comprises at least one slidable hinge; and
a plurality of shelves supported by the first and second side walls such that the shelves can be selectively removed therefrom.

US Pat. No. 10,065,764

BAKERY TRAY

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A bakery tray comprising:a base;
side walls extending upward from sides of the base, each side wall including an outer side rail and an inner side rail;
a front wall extending upward from the base, the front wall being shorter than the side walls;
a rear wall extending upward from the base;
flanges extending inward from each of the side walls along the front wall, the flanges each having an uppermost surface inward of the respective inner side rail;
side drag rails extending downward from the base proximate sides of the base, wherein the side drag rails each include spaced apart walls having transverse ribs therebetween, feet projecting outward from the side drag rails, an outer rib projecting downward from an outer edge of each of the feet, the outer rib aligned between the outer side rail and the inner side rail, such that the side drag rails of an identical upper tray being stacked on the bakery tray contact the uppermost surfaces of the flanges while the outer ribs of the upper tray are received between outer side rail and the inner side rail.

US Pat. No. 10,029,824

STACKABLE LOW DEPTH TRAY

REHRIG PACIFIC COMPANY, ...

1. A crate comprising:a base;
an end wall extending upward from the base;
a side wall extending upward from the base, the side wall and the end wall including an upper band connected to the base by a plurality of columns, the upper band including at least one upper window formed therethrough, the upper window including a lower wall angled downward into the crate, the lower wall extending from an outermost wall of the crate to an interior wall partially defining an interior of the crate.

US Pat. No. 10,099,813

PALLET ASSEMBLY

REHRIG PACIFIC COMPANY, ...

1. A pallet comprising:an upper portion including an upper surface for supporting containers thereon;
a first plurality of recesses in the upper surface having a first lower support surface spaced from the upper surface and at least one of the first plurality of recesses intersects a perimeter edge of the upper surface; and
a plurality of legs extending downwardly from the upper portion, wherein the upper portion includes an overhang extending outward from one of the plurality of legs extending along opposing sides of the pallet.

US Pat. No. 9,611,071

DELIVERY AND MERCHANDISING SYSTEM

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A pallet comprising:
a deck having an upper surface for supporting goods thereon, the deck including a plurality of ribs extending downward; and
a plurality of stringers extending downward below the deck, wherein the stringers project downward below a lower surface of
the deck, each stringer including a plurality of floor-contacting columns and extending downward below the lower surface of
the deck between the columns, wherein the stringers each include a notch at each outermost end, each notch opening downward
and outward and configured to engage a support in a rack.

US Pat. No. 9,988,180

PALLET

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A method for manufacturing a pallet including the steps of:a) forming a lower deck portion having a lower planar portion, a peripheral wall of the lower deck portion having a recess at an upper exterior surface thereof;
b) forming an upper deck portion having a upper planar portion, a peripheral lip protruding downwardly from a periphery of the upper planar portion, one of the upper planar portion and the lower planar portion including a plurality of transversely intersecting ribs and a plurality of mating portions protruding from the plurality of intersecting ribs, wherein the lower deck portion is integrally molded as a single part, and wherein the upper deck portion is integrally molded as a single part;
c) placing the upper deck portion on the lower deck portion, with the peripheral wall of the lower deck portion within the peripheral lip of the upper deck portion; and
d) vibration welding the mating portions of the ribs to the other of the upper planar portion and the lower planar portion.

US Pat. No. 10,611,547

COLLAPSIBLE CONTAINER

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

23. A collapsible container comprising:a base having a plurality of support surfaces, the base including a base wall and a pair of upstanding side flanges extending upward from side edges of the base wall and a pair of upstanding end flanges extending upward from end edges of the base wall, the side flanges and end flanges formed integrally with the base wall;
a plurality of troughs proximate side edges of the base and proximate end edges of the base;
a longitudinal drainage channel lower than the support surfaces and generally parallel to the side walls, wherein the plurality of troughs are lower than the longitudinal drainage channel and lower than the lateral drainage channels;
a plurality of lateral drainage channels lower than the support surfaces and parallel to the end walls, the plurality of lateral drainage channels intersecting the longitudinal drainage channel to define the plurality of support surfaces, wherein the plurality of troughs are lower than the longitudinal drainage channel and lower than the lateral drainage channels;
at least one hollow ridge protruding upward from one of the drainage channels
a pair of side walls extending upward from side edges of the base, the pair of side walls pivotably connected to the side flanges; and
a pair of end walls extending upward from end edges of the base, the end walls pivotably connected to the end flanges.

US Pat. No. 10,589,769

PALLET SLED

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A pallet sled comprising:an upper frame including spaced-apart arms adapted to receive feet of a pallet therebetween;
a lower frame supporting the upper frame, the lower frame including spaced-apart arms to receive the feet of the pallet therebetween;
a plurality of wheels supporting the lower frame;
a base connecting the arms of the lower frame to one another;
a pair of ratchet plates pivotably connected to the base at an axis, the pair of ratchet plates pivotably connected to the upper frame, wherein the ratchet plates are pivotable between a first position and a second position, wherein the upper frame is closer to the lower frame in the second position than in the first position; and
a handle pivotably connected to the base at the axis, wherein the handle is selectively engagable and disengageable with the ratchet plates, such that the handle can raise and lower the upper frame by pivoting relative to the lower frame when the handle is engaged and such that the handle can pivot relative to the lower frame without raising or lowering the upper frame when the handle is disengaged.

US Pat. No. 10,000,326

PLASTIC BEER KEG

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A plastic beer keg including:a container having an outer wall at least partially defining a container interior;
a lid secured to an upper portion of the outer wall of the container;
a liner within the container interior, wherein the liner is a bottle including a neck portion, a body portion and a bottom portion, wherein the only opening to an interior of the bottle is through the neck portion, wherein the liner interlocks with the lid to prevent relative rotation therebetween; and
a valve mounted in the neck portion.

US Pat. No. 10,759,563

BEVERAGE CRATE WITH HANDLE

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A nestable crate comprising:a base including a plurality of base walls, each of the plurality of base walls partially defining one of a plurality of bottle-receiving pockets;
a pair of opposed side walls extending upward from the base, each side wall including a plurality of side columns projecting into the crate to partially define the plurality of bottle-receiving pockets and connecting a side upper band portion to the base, each side upper band portion projecting outward of the crate relative to the side columns;
a pair of opposed end walls extending upward from the base, each end wall including a plurality of end columns projecting into the crate, each end column partially defining two of the plurality of bottle-receiving pockets, the plurality of end columns connecting an end upper band portion to the base, each end upper band portion projecting outward of the crate relative to the end columns; and
a center structure extending from one of the end walls to the other of the end walls, the center structure including a handle opening therethrough, the center structure including a plurality of center column portions extending down to the base, wherein the center structure divides the crate into two halves, each half having half of the bottle-receiving pockets, wherein the center structure is taller than the side walls and is receivable into an identical nestable crate nested thereon.

US Pat. No. 10,479,661

LIFT AND PALLET

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A pallet lift comprising:a lift mechanism;
at least one inner tine secured to the lift mechanism;
at least one wheel supporting the at least one inner tine and spaced away from the lift mechanism along a longitudinal axis of the at least one inner tine;
a pair of outer tines secured to the lift mechanism positioned outward of the at least one inner tine, the pair of outer tines movable between an expanded position spaced outward away from the at least one inner tine and a retracted position adjacent the at least one inner tine; and
at least one outer wheel supporting each of the pair of outer tines, wherein each at least one outer wheel is capable of being lifted off a floor on which the at least one wheel supporting the at least one inner tine is supported, wherein the at least one outer wheel is liftable prior to the outer tines being moved to the expanded position from the retracted position.

US Pat. No. 10,988,154

POWERED SLED

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A pallet sled comprising:a base;
a first tine and a second tine extending from the base;
a first arm pivotably mounted to the first tine;
a second arm pivotably mounted to the second tine;
a first load wheel mounted to the first arm and supporting an outer end of the first tine;
a second load wheel mounted to the second arm and supporting an outer end of the second tine;
a rod in each of the first tine and the second tine configured to pivot the first arm and the second arm to move the first load wheel and the second load wheel toward and away from the first tine and the second tine, respectively;
a first hub motor within the first load wheel for driving the pallet sled, wherein the first hub motor is mounted to the first arm, wherein the first hub motor includes an axle received in a slot in the first arm; and
a washer keyed to the first arm and an axle nut secured to the axle outward of the washer.

US Pat. No. 10,532,852

FIRE RETARDANT PALLET ASSEMBLY

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A pallet assembly comprising:an upper portion including an upper deck and a plurality of upper column portions extending downward from the upper deck;
a lower portion including a plurality of lower column portions extending upward and a plurality of runners connecting the plurality of lower column portions;
an upper reinforcement member contacting an upper surface of the lower column portions and a lower surface of the upper deck; and
a lower reinforcement member contacting a lower surface of the upper column portions and an upper surface of the runners.

US Pat. No. 10,377,529

STACKABLE LOW DEPTH TRAY

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A tray for storing and transporting bottles comprising:a base for supporting a plurality of bottles thereon;
a plurality of interior columns extending upwardly from the base;
a plurality of longitudinal dividers connecting the interior columns to one another;
a plurality of lateral dividers extending laterally from the interior columns, the plurality of lateral dividers and longitudinal dividers defining bottle receiving pockets on the base;
a plurality of side columns along side edges of the tray, the plurality of lateral dividers connecting the interior columns to the plurality of side columns; and
an upper band extending along each of the side edges of the tray, the upper bands connecting upper ends of the plurality of side columns on the respective side edges, a window defined below the upper bands and between each adjacent pair of side columns.

US Pat. No. 10,703,527

BEVERAGE CRATE

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A beverage crate comprising:a base having opposed end edges and opposed side edges;
a pair of end walls extending upward from the end edges of the base; and
a pair of side walls extending upward from the side edges of the base, each of the side walls including an upper band portion connected to the base by inwardly-offset columns, wherein each of the upper band portions is asymmetrical, the upper band portions each including portions with straight upper edges and straight lower edges, the upper band portions each including at least one upper peak protruding upwardly higher than the upper edges and at least one complementary lower recess aligned below the at least one upper peak, the upper band portions each including at least one lower peak protruding downwardly lower than the lower edges and at least one complementary upper recess aligned above the at least one lower peak.

US Pat. No. 10,703,531

COLLAPSIBLE CRATE WITH WOOD APPEARANCE

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A collapsible crate comprising:a base; and
a plurality of walls hingeably connected to the base and movably between an upright position generally perpendicular to the base and a collapsed position generally parallel to the base, the plurality of walls including a first wall, the first wall including a plurality of planks and a handle opening through the first wall, each of the planks including an interior wall portion and a plurality of ribs projecting outward from opposite edges of the interior wall portion toward an exterior of the crate, wherein the plurality of planks are generally parallel to one another and define gaps therebetween.

US Pat. No. 10,479,007

INJECTION MOLDED COMPONENT AND METHOD OF INJECTION MOLDING

REHRIG PACIFIC COMPANY, ...

1. A method of forming an injection molded component comprising the steps of:locating a sensor against a first surface of a mold, wherein an edge of the sensor is surrounded by a wall extending from the first surface of the mold; and
injecting an injectable material into the mold such that the injectable material travels over an inner surface of the sensor.

US Pat. No. 10,370,188

WASTE CONTAINER WITH IMPROVED LATCH

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A waste container including:a body having a base and a side wall extending upward from the base to define a container interior, the side wall having a rearward portion opposite a front portion;
a lid hingeably secured to the body proximate the rearward portion of the side wall; and
a latch assembly selectively securing the lid only to the front portion of the side wall, the latch assembly including a rotatable handle portion rotatably mounted to the lid, wherein the handle portion is rotatable about an axis generally transverse to the lid to selective release the latch assembly, wherein the latch assembly includes a plurality of latch members, any of which can selectively interlock with the front portion of the side wall by rotation of the rotatable handle portion.

US Pat. No. 10,472,129

CRATE WITH COLLAPSIBLE WALL

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A container comprising:a base having a planar support surface for supporting goods thereon and an integral upstanding front portion; and
a plurality of walls extending upward from the base, the plurality of walls including a pair of opposed walls and a first wall, the pair of opposed walls pivotable between an upright position generally perpendicular to the base and a collapsed position on the base, the pair of opposed walls extending upward from opposed edges of the base to a first height less than a distance between the opposed edges of the base, such that the opposed walls fit on the base when in the collapsed position, the first wall including a plurality of sections movable between an extended upright position and a retracted position, wherein the first wall in the extended upright position is substantially the same height as the first height of the pair of opposed walls and wherein the first wall in the retracted position is substantially shorter than the first height of the pair of opposed walls, the plurality of sections including a first section, a second section, and a third section, wherein the first section is pivotably connected to the second section, the second section pivotably connected to the third section, wherein in the retracted position a lowermost surface of the second section is below an uppermost surface of the upstanding front portion, wherein each of the plurality of sections in the retracted position is in an upright position to provide an opening into the container.

US Pat. No. 10,377,530

STACK AND FOLD DAIRY SHELVES

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

20. A pallet comprising:a deck;
a central support below the deck;
outer columns below the deck, spaced outwardly of the central support to define fork tine openings therebetween;
a plurality of vertically-oriented reinforcement members secured to the outer columns;
a plurality of runners connecting lower ends of the outer columns to a lower end of the central support; and
a lower reinforcement member generally parallel to the deck, the lower reinforcement member secured to one of the plurality of runners and to at least one of the plurality of vertically-oriented reinforcement members.

US Pat. No. 10,737,832

HALF PALLET

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A half pallet comprising:a deck having opposite front and rear edges and opposite end edges, wherein the end edges are shorter than the front and rear edges; and
end supports below the deck adjacent end edges of the deck, each end support having an outer wall extending continuously from a front edge to a rear edge of each end support, wherein the deck has cantilevered portions forward and rearward of the end supports and wherein the cantilevered portions extend approximately four inches forward and rearward of the end supports.

US Pat. No. 10,661,944

PALLET WITH INSET DECK

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A pallet comprising:an upper deck including an upper support surface having a plurality of elongated recesses formed therein;
a plurality of feet below the upper deck; and
a plurality of runners connecting the plurality of feet, wherein portions of the plurality of runners between the plurality of feet are configured to be receivable in the plurality of elongated recesses formed in the upper surface of the upper deck of an identical pallet, wherein the plurality of elongated recesses each include an elongated portion for receiving one of the portions of one of the runners between two immediately adjacent feet of the plurality of feet of the identical pallet and two foot portions for receiving the two immediately adjacent feet of the identical pallet.

US Pat. No. 10,611,518

BAKERY TRAY

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A tray comprising:a base;
a pair of side walls extending upward from side edges of the base to upper edges of the side walls, wherein the upper edges of the side walls each include a channel, wherein each side wall includes a pair of feet projecting downward capable of being received in the channels of a similar tray stacked thereunder;
a front wall extending upward from a front edge of the base, wherein the front wall includes an upper edge that is lower than the upper edges of the side walls;
a pair of side flanges extending inwardly from the side walls above the front wall;
a plurality of support posts projecting upwardly from the upper edge of the front wall; and
a lip spaced outward of the front wall and connected to the front wall, the lip including a lower edge protruding downward to form columns, wherein the plurality of support posts are aligned directly above the columns.

US Pat. No. 10,370,145

COLLAPSIBLE CONTAINER WITH DOOR

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A collapsible container comprising:a base;
a plurality of walls including a first wall and a pair of end walls perpendicular to the first wall, the plurality of walls pivotable between an upright position and a collapsed position on the base, the first wall including a rail portion below which is partially defined an opening; and
a first door selectively covering the opening through the first wall, the first door slidably mounted to the rail portion and slidable in a first direction from a closed position covering the opening toward an open, retracted position away from the opening, wherein the first door is closer to one of the end walls when in the open position than when in the closed position, wherein the first door moves along an arc from the closed position to the open position, wherein the arc is parallel to the plane of the first wall.

US Pat. No. 10,322,849

BAKERY TRAY AND DOLLY

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A tray comprising:a base;
a pair of opposed side walls extending upward from the base, each of the side walls including a plurality of feet providing multiple stacking heights with an identical tray, each side wall including a drag rail adjacent a lower surface of the base, wherein each side wall includes a generally horizontal upper surface and a side rail projecting upward higher than the upper surface, the upper surfaces having outermost edges such that the side rails are between the outermost edges, each side rail and upper surface defining a channel opening outwardly of the side rail through the outermost edge and opening upwardly of the upper surface;
a rear wall extending upward from a rear of the base between the side walls; and
a front wall extending upward from a front of the base between the side walls, the front wall including a portion lower than the side walls;
side flanges extending inwardly from the pair of side walls toward one another above the front wall and the rear wall and a notch in an upper surface of each of the side flanges aligned with the drag rail spaced inward from the side rail and below the side rail and the channel.

US Pat. No. 10,793,176

PALLET LIFT

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A combination including a pallet lift and a pallet, the combination comprising:the pallet having a plurality of columns supporting a deck;
the pallet lift including:
a base having a proximal end and a distal end, the base including a pair of spaced apart rails capable of receiving columns of the pallet therebetween, wherein the base is open at the distal end to permit receiving the columns of the pallet therebetween;
a plurality of wheels supporting the base including distal wheels proximate the distal end of the base and proximal wheels proximate the proximal end of the base;
a pair of contact surfaces proximate the distal end of the base such that the pair of contact surfaces are capable of engaging lower surfaces of the pallet at approximately a center of the pallet, wherein a distance from the pair of contact surfaces to the base is fixed;
a handle projecting upward proximate the proximal end of the base, wherein the handle is fixed against rotation relative to the base; and
a rear support surface on the base between the contact surfaces and the handle;the plurality of columns received between the pair of spaced apart rails, wherein the pallet lift is capable of lifting the pallet off of a floor by rotating the handle relative to the floor while the handle is fixed against rotation relative to the base such that the pair of contact surfaces engage the lower surfaces of the pallet at approximately the center of the pallet.

US Pat. No. 10,322,838

LOW DEPTH DAIRY CRATE

REHRIG PACIFIC COMPANY, ...

1. A crate for storing containers comprising:a plurality of walls; and
a base connected to the plurality of walls, the base including a plurality of recessed areas each having a first container contact surface spaced from a second container contact surface, wherein the first container contact surface is a container cover contact surface and the second container contact surface is a body portion contact surface and the container cover contact surface is defined by a plurality of ribs extending transversely to one another and extending downward from the base and a plurality of collar portions extend downward from the base, each of the body portion contact surfaces extend radially from one of the plurality of collar portions, wherein each of the plurality of collar portions extend from the first container contact surface to the body portion contact surface and each of the body portion contact surfaces define a generally conical shape and flare radially outward from a corresponding one of the plurality of collar portions to a platform portion that forms a lowermost surface of the crate.

US Pat. No. 10,954,063

ROLL OUT CART

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A container comprising:a body portion including an outer wall extending upward from a base wall to a mouth of the body portion; and
a lid secured to a rear portion of the body portion, the lid including an upper lid portion and a lower lid portion secured to one another and both pivotable together between a closed position over the mouth and an open position, the upper lid portion extending downward to an outer lip, the lower lid portion extending downward to an inner lip, wherein the inner lip is inward of a front portion of the outer wall of the body portion and proximate an inner surface of the front portion when the lid is in the closed position and the outer lip is outward of the outer wall of the body portion when the lid is in the closed position.

US Pat. No. 10,793,173

HALF PALLET SLED

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. In combination:a pallet sled having a sled base having wheels, the pallet sled further including a fork tine assembly extending from the sled base, the fork tine assembly including a pair of fork tines, at least one of the pair of fork tines configured to be secured directly to a horizontal planar base of a hand cart projecting forwardly from a frame of the hand cart and having two wheels mounted rearwardly of the frame; and
the hand cart, wherein the horizontal, planar base of the hand cart is secured to the at least one of the pair of fork tines and wherein the frame of the cart extends upward vertically to a handle portion and wherein the horizontal, planar base projects forwardly from a lower portion of the frame and the two wheels are mounted to an axis rearward of the lower portion of the frame and higher than the horizontal, planar base.

US Pat. No. 10,479,553

NESTABLE PALLET

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A nestable pallet comprising:a deck having an upper support surface, opposed side edges and opposed end edges, the deck including a handle opening having at least one handle wall adjacent the handle opening, a plurality of ribs extending upward from the at least one handle wall; and
a plurality of feet extending downward from the deck to a lowermost surface of the pallet, wherein the feet are hollow and elongated in a direction parallel to the side edges of the deck, wherein the handle wall is in a plane between a plane of the lowermost surface of the pallet and a plane of the upper support surface, the deck including openings therethrough that lead into the feet for receiving the feet of an identical nestable pallet nested thereon.

US Pat. No. 10,464,586

PALLET SLED

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A pallet sled comprising:an upper frame having an upper surface;
a lower frame supporting the upper frame;
a plurality of pivotable arms connecting the lower frame to the upper frame;
a handle pivotably connected to the lower frame; and
a ratchet plate connecting the lower frame to the upper frame, a lower portion of the ratchet plate pivotably secured to the lower frame at an axis below the upper surface of the upper frame, a rearward outer portion pivotably connected to the upper frame, wherein the handle is configured to be selectively engaged or disengaged with the ratchet plate, such that pivoting the handle can raise and lower the upper frame relative to the lower frame when the handle is engaged with the ratchet plate.

US Pat. No. 10,322,850

BAKERY TRAY

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A tray comprising:a base, the base including a plurality of parallel troughs formed in an upper surface of the base for receiving items therein, a plurality of elongated peaks between each of the troughs, wherein the peaks include a plurality of ribs formed on an underside of the peaks, the plurality of ribs extending transversely to the troughs between adjacent pairs of the plurality of troughs; and
a plurality of walls extending upward from the base.

US Pat. No. 10,913,573

COLLAPSIBLE CONTAINER

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A container comprising:a container base;
a wall secured to the container base and movable between an upright position and a collapsed position on the container base, the wall including a recess formed therein, a pair of pins projecting into the recess; and
a hinge member pivotable relative to the wall and pivotable relative to the container base, the hinge member pivotably secured to pins in the recess in the wall, the hinge member including a pair of opposed hinge member bases connected by a plurality of curved walls, the hinge member bases each including an aperture receiving one of the pair of pins in the recess.

US Pat. No. 10,745,172

PALLET AND PALLET CAP

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A pallet assembly including:a deck;
a plurality of columns supporting the deck; and
a pallet cap secured to the deck, the pallet cap including a plurality of raised surfaces and a plurality of parallel channels separating the plurality of raised surfaces, wherein the plurality of parallel channels are open to an outer periphery of the pallet cap, wherein the plurality of raised surfaces includes a central raised area, the plurality of parallel channels including a pair of inner channels, the central raised area between the pair of inner channels, wherein the plurality of raised surfaces includes an outer ridge and an inner ridge, the pair of inner channels and the central raised area between the outer ridge and the inner ridge.

US Pat. No. 10,988,308

CRATE WITH RETRACTABLE WALL

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A collapsible crate comprising:a base; and
a plurality of walls including a rear wall, a pair of opposed end walls and a front wall pivotably connected at a periphery of the base, wherein the front wall is movable between a retracted, open position and a closed position; wherein the front wall includes a frame, an upper portion hingeably connected to the frame and a lower portion hingeably connected to the frame, wherein the upper portion is selectively secured to the frame in the closed position by latches.

US Pat. No. 10,988,155

ADJUSTABLE SPAN TINE PALLET JACK

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A pallet jack comprising:a base;
a first tine and a second tine extending from the base, wherein the first tine is selectively movable toward and away from the second tine;
a tine spacing actuator configured to move the first tine toward and away from the second tine, wherein the tine spacing actuator is hydraulic, pneumatic or electric;
a first load wheel supporting an outer end of the first tine, wherein the first load wheel is configured to move away from the first tine to raise the first tine off a floor on which the first load wheel is supported;
a push rod in the first tine, the push rod coupled to the first load wheel;
a lift mechanism configured to leverage the first load wheel via the push rod, wherein movement of the push rod in a first direction parallel to the first tine causes the first load wheel to move away from the first tine;
a side wheel configured to selectively be a lowermost surface of the first tine to facilitate lateral displacement of the first tine relative to the second tine, wherein the side wheel is rotatable on an axis perpendicular to an axis of the first load wheel of the first tine; and
a pair of side arms pivotably mounted to the axis of the first load wheel, wherein the side wheel is rotatably mounted between the pair of side arms, a spring biasing the side wheel toward the first tine, wherein further movement by the lift mechanism of the push rod in the first direction in the first tine causes the side wheel to move away from the first tine such that the side wheel contacts the floor.

US Pat. No. 10,926,916

CRATE WITH RETRACTABLE WALL

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A crate comprising:a base;
a plurality of walls defining a crate interior, the plurality of walls movable between an upright position and a collapsed position on the base, the plurality of walls including a front wall having a first portion movable between a retracted, open position and a closed position, the front wall further including a frame and a second portion, wherein the first portion and the second portion each include a horizontal wall portion and a pair of arms, wherein the first portion is hingeably connected to the frame and the second portion is hingeably connected to the first portion, wherein the front wall includes a third portion hingeably connected to the second portion and hingeably connected to the frame; and
a latch selectively securing the first portion in the closed position, the latch including a cantilevered portion having a free end, the free end having a lower wall portion extending downward and then outward of the crate.

US Pat. No. 10,913,475

MODULAR PALLET JACK

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A lift for a fork tine assembly comprising:a generally upright frame, the frame including a pair of handle grip portions at a rearward portion thereof, wherein the pair of handle grip portions are fixed relative to the frame;
a plurality of wheels supporting the frame, wherein rearward-most surfaces of the plurality of wheels supporting the frame are the rearward-most points of the lift, wherein the pair of handle grip portions are positioned forward of a rearward edge of the plurality of wheels supporting the frame;
a pair of fork tines;
a tine support wheel below each fork tine;
a lift mechanism secured to the frame and coupled to the pair of fork tines, the lift mechanism capable of raising and lowering at least one fork tine relative to the frame;
a linkage connecting the lift mechanism to each tine support wheel to pivot each tine support wheel downward relative to the fork tine; and
an actuating lever mounted to one of the pair of handle grip portions, the actuating lever selectively actuating the lift mechanism.

US Pat. No. 10,836,534

DAIRY TRAY SYSTEM

Rehrig Pacific Company, ...

1. A tray comprising:a base having an upper support surface, the base including a central portion extending downward from the upper support surface to define a lowermost surface of the tray, the base including a peripheral portion extending downward from the upper support surface less than the central portion, the peripheral portion extending continuously around the central portion of the base;
a pair of opposed first walls extending along opposed first edges of the base; and
a pair of opposed second walls extending along opposed second edges of the base, the upper support surface defined from one of the opposed first walls to the other of the opposed first walls and from one of the opposed second walls to the other of the opposed second walls.