US Patent No. 10,188,189

CONNECTED CONTAINERS FOR RAZOR CARTRIDGES


Patent No. 10,188,189
Issue Date January 29, 2019
Title Connected Containers For Razor Cartridges
Inventorship Patrick Francis McNally, Pawtucket, RI (US)
Jessy Lee Cusack, Somerville, MA (US)
Assignee The Gillette Company LLC, Boston, MA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,188,189

1. A plurality of connected individual containers for a razor cartridge, comprising:a. a first individual container containing a first razor cartridge comprising:
i. a plastic container defining a storage region and having a perimeter around an entrance to the storage region, the container comprising a first side wall, a second side wall opposite the first side wall, a first end wall, a second end wall opposite the first end wall, a bottom wall extending between the first side wall, the second side wall, the first end wall and the second end wall, and a front flange extending outward from said first side wall at said perimeter and perpendicular to the first side wall, wherein the first razor cartridge is positioned within the storage region;
b. a second individual container containing a second razor cartridge comprising:
i. a plastic container defining a storage region and having a perimeter around an entrance to the storage region, the container comprising a first side wall, a second side wall opposite the first side wall, a first end wall, a second end wall opposite the first end wall, a bottom wall extending between the first side wall, the second side wall, the first end wall and the second end wall, and a front flange extending outward from said first side wall at said perimeter, wherein the second razor cartridge is positioned within the storage region;
c. a joint securing the front flange of the second individual container to the second side wall of the first individual container at the perimeter, the front flange of the second individual container extending beyond said second side wall of the first individual container and above the storage region of first individual container.