Patents Assigned to Rubbermaid Incorporated
  • Patent number: 10342346
    Abstract: A universal connector bracket including a bracket body, a first mounting feature defined by the bracket body, and a second mounting feature defined by the bracket body and distinct from the first mounting feature. The first mounting feature is structured and arranged to engage a horizontal support of a storage system. The second mounting feature is structured and arranged to engage a vertical support of a storage system. As such, the universal connector bracket can be coupled to one of the vertical or horizontal support, or can be coupled to both the vertical and horizontal support at the same time.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 19, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2019
    Assignee: RUBBERMAID INCORPORATED
    Inventors: Joshua M. Hansen, Edward Naguit Abante, Michael Defenbaugh, Steven Jay Muske, Jonathan David Klinger, Scott Loren Miller
  • Patent number: 10173826
    Abstract: A storage container for food and other items and a method of venting a storage container. The storage container may include a container body and a removable lid. The removable lid may include a flexible sealing lip that traverses the perimeter of a rigid central cover portion. At least one venting aperture may extend through the rigid central cover portion. Additionally, the storage container may include a latch moveable between a latched position and an unlatched position. The latch may include a gripping portion configured to grip a peripheral rim of the container body and a sealing portion configured to cover the venting aperture when the latch occupies the latched position. When the latch occupies the unlatched position, the sealing portion may uncover the venting aperture to permit venting of steam and other gases from within the storage container.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 13, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 8, 2019
    Assignee: RUBBERMAID INCORPORATED
    Inventors: Joseph Michael Sexton, Evan Allen Fulford, Gianna Lint
  • Patent number: 9902589
    Abstract: A winder accessory comprises a gripper assembly adapted to be releasably attached to a rail. A cord winder mechanism is supported on the gripper and comprises a spooling mechanism for winding a cord. The spool mechanism rotates on a rotating joint about a first axis of rotation relative to the gripper. The spooling mechanism may comprise a wireform. A detachable pivot joint may be provided between the cord winder mechanism and the gripper assembly that defines a second axis of rotation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 9, 2012
    Date of Patent: February 27, 2018
    Assignee: RUBBERMAID INCORPORATED
    Inventors: Michael Gregory, Jordan Lay, Robert J. Warner, Jr.
  • Patent number: 9708108
    Abstract: A portable beverage container includes a base adapted to contain a liquid and a lid assembly that is removably coupled to the base. The lid assembly is reconfigurable between an open position, whereby a user can drink the liquid from the base at any portion along the circumference of the top of the lid assembly, and a closed position, whereby the liquid is substantially prevented from exiting the base, such that the lid assembly prevents accidental spilling or splashing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 22, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 18, 2017
    Assignee: RUBBERMAID INCORPORATED
    Inventors: Michael Gregory, Robert C Coon
  • Patent number: D796266
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 4, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 5, 2017
    Assignee: RUBBERMAID INCORPORATED
    Inventors: William F. Croft, Evan Allen Fulford, William Hart, Gianna Lint
  • Patent number: D815500
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 9, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 17, 2018
    Assignee: Rubbermaid Incorporated
    Inventor: John Kenneth Michie
  • Patent number: D815924
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 4, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 24, 2018
    Assignee: Rubbermaid Incorporated
    Inventors: William F. Croft, Evan Allen Fulford, William Hart, Gianna Lint
  • Patent number: D820634
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 22, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 19, 2018
    Assignee: RUBBERMAID INCORPORATED
    Inventor: John Kenneth Michie
  • Patent number: D825325
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 19, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 14, 2018
    Assignee: Rubbermaid Incorporated
    Inventors: Kathryn Maxwell, Kenneth W. Hull, Mitren Thakor, Greg Shoemaker, Timothy Pierzynski, Mark Alan Zavada
  • Patent number: D826005
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 26, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 21, 2018
    Assignee: Rubbermaid Incorporated
    Inventors: Adrienne Walters Pennington, John Kenneth Michie, Alfredo David Carreno
  • Patent number: D830765
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 4, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 16, 2018
    Assignee: Rubbermaid Incorporated
    Inventors: William F. Croft, Evan Allen Fulford, William Hart, Gianna Lint
  • Patent number: D833211
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 4, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 13, 2018
    Assignee: Rubbermaid Incorporated
    Inventors: William F. Croft, Evan Allen Fulford, William Hart, Gianna Lint
  • Patent number: D837588
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 4, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 8, 2019
    Assignee: RUBBERMAID INCORPORATED
    Inventors: William F. Croft, Evan Allen Fulford, William Hart, Gianna Lint
  • Patent number: D859145
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignee: Rubbermaid Incorporated
    Inventors: Kathryn Maxwell, Kenneth W. Hull, Mitren Thakor, Greg Shoemaker, Timothy Pierzynski, Mark Alan Zavada
  • Patent number: D906766
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 18, 2019
    Date of Patent: January 5, 2021
    Assignee: Rubbermaid Incorporated
    Inventors: Marcel A. Souza, Stephen J. Galucki, Loren Chen, Earle L. Cramer
  • Patent number: D908419
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 18, 2019
    Date of Patent: January 26, 2021
    Assignee: Rubbermaid Incorporated
    Inventors: Marcel A. Souza, Caleb Teerman
  • Patent number: D909125
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 18, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 2, 2021
    Assignee: Rubbermaid Incorporated
    Inventors: Marcel A Souza, Stephen J. Galucki, Loren Chen, Earle L. Cramer
  • Jar
    Patent number: D914508
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 15, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 30, 2021
    Assignee: Rubbermaid Incorporated
    Inventors: Loren Chen, Marcel A. Souza, Taegan W. Williams, William F. Croft
  • Patent number: D918671
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 18, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 11, 2021
    Assignee: Rubbermaid Incorporated
    Inventors: Marcel A. Souza, Stephen J. Galucki, Loren Chen, Earle L. Cramer
  • Jar
    Patent number: D926040
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 15, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 27, 2021
    Assignee: Rubbermaid Incorporated
    Inventors: Loren Chen, Marcel A Souza, Taegan W. Williams, William F. Croft