US Patent No. 10,165,871

PRODUCT MANAGEMENT DISPLAY SYSTEM WITH TRACKLESS PUSHER MECHANISM


Patent No. 10,165,871
Issue Date January 01, 2019
Title Product Management Display System With Trackless Pusher Mechanism
Inventorship Stephen N. Hardy, Wadsworth, OH (US)
Assignee RTC Industries, Inc., Rolling Meadows, IL (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,165,871

5. A merchandise display system comprising:a front rail, the front rail comprising a planar surface, a first projection perpendicular to the planar surface, and a second projection; and
at least one divider configured to attach to the front rail, the at least one divider comprising a divider wall and a divider floor perpendicular to the divider wall, the at least one divider further comprising a recess and a third projection,
wherein the recess of the divider engages the first projection of the front rail;
wherein at least one of the second projection or the third projection is a movable projection that is movable between a first position and a second position,
wherein the at least one divider is (a) movable in a lateral direction parallel to the front rail and (b) secured in a direction perpendicular to the front rail when the first projection of the front rail is engaged with the recess of the divider and the movable projection is in the first position, and
wherein the at least one divider is (a) immovable in the lateral direction parallel to the front rail and (b) secured in the direction perpendicular to the front rail when the first projection of the front rail is engaged with the recess of the divider and the movable projection is in the second position.