Patents Assigned to Sunbeam Products, Inc.
  • Patent number: 10912406
    Abstract: A vessel insert used to substantially prevent liquid boil over. The vessel insert can includes an upper wall extending downward to a transition wall. The transition wall extends towards a center of the vessel insert and extends outwardly at a skirt of the vessel insert. When the vessel insert is positioned in a cooking vessel, the transition wall engages an upper rim of the cooking vessel. A basket is positioned inside the vessel insert, extending downward along the transition wall. The basket includes a center hole and plurality of small holes. The basket has a bottom surface, which curves upwards to form a lower surface and the center hole. The plurality of small holes is positioned in the bottom surface the basket. The structure of the vessel insert is such that resulting boil over, foam, and liquids are directed back into the cooking vessel though the small holes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 21, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 9, 2021
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Nikolos Brandon Burridge, Ramesh Nimmagadda, Eliott Guy Copier
  • Patent number: 10874248
    Abstract: A coffee maker having a water reservoir, a brew head assembly positioned in front of the water reservoir including a shower head member, a pivotally movable brew basket, and a water reservoir fill port located in front of the coffee maker within the brew head assembly, the water reservoir fill port being in direct communication with the water reservoir such that water can be poured directly into the water reservoir fill port over the top of the shower head member and brew basket to fill the water reservoir. The shower head member includes a first flow channel for delivering heated water to the brew basket and at least one second flow channel having at least one opening associated therewith for allowing steam generated within the brew basket to be channeled back to the water reservoir. A separate compartment for holding and storing a measuring spoon is also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 14, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 29, 2020
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Augusto A. Picozza, Damien Vizcarra, Sandra Lin
  • Patent number: 10863847
    Abstract: A food preparation appliance comprising a sieve having an inner perforated surface for extracting a food item into liquid and solid particles, a source of rotatable power for rotating the sieve, a cleaning device for removing unwanted buildup of pulp from the perforated surface of the sieve, and a reservoir holding a pre-determined volume of cleaning fluid that is released and directed onto the sieve when the cleaning device is operated.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 14, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 15, 2020
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Augusto A. Picozza, Cisco Arrieta, Traci Licht, George T. Hardin, Jr.
  • Patent number: 10858129
    Abstract: A food storage appliance is provided including a housing containing operative components of the food storage appliance. There is a first heat sealing element disposed on a lower portion of the housing configured to heat seal a first end of a section of food storage container material forming a food storage container unsealed at a second end. A vacuum chamber is disposed in an upper portion of the housing connected to a source of suction. A second heat sealing element is disposed in the upper portion of the housing adjacent to the vacuum chamber configured to heat seal the second end of the food storage container after being inserted into the vacuum chamber and being evacuated by suction from the suction source.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 6, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 8, 2020
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Adam Day, Jason Harris, David Owens, Justin Cumming, Yee Chu Wong, Kenneth Young
  • Patent number: 10562690
    Abstract: A valve assembly for use on a food storage container including an opening formed in the lid member, at least one air hole formed adjacent thereto, a valve member extending through the lid opening having a portion thereof extending over the at least one air hole when the valve member is in its closed position, the valve member being movable to an open position wherein the portion of the valve member extending over the at least one air hole is at least partially uncovered from the at least one air hole when a vacuum is generated within the storage container, and a vacuum release button engageable with the valve member and movable from a first position wherein the valve member remains in its closed position to a second position wherein the valve member is moved to its open position for releasing the vacuum generated within the storage container.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 5, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 18, 2020
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventor: Enrique Plazarte
  • Patent number: 10485382
    Abstract: A food processor including a reversible motor disposed in a base for generating a rotational force, a processor container removably attached to the base, a spindle rotated by the reversible motor when energized, and a slicing disc rotatably coupled to the spindle, the slicing disc having a radially extending slicing blade formed on one side thereof configured to perform a slicing operation and a plurality radially extending shredding blades disposed oppositely to the slicing blade on the slicing disc configured to perform a shredding operation. The slicing disc is automatically rotated in a first direction by the motor when the first and third discrete positions are selected on a slice selector disc corresponding to the slicing and dicing operations and automatically rotated in a second direction by the motor when the second discrete position is selected on the slice selector disc corresponding to the shredding operation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 25, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2019
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: David Allen, Carl Roger Hermann, Kelli Ann Lynch, Alex Kirby Tee
  • Patent number: 10441103
    Abstract: A slow cooker system including a plurality of slow cooker units including a stand having a pocket for receiving a first of the slow cooker units, a vertical support extending upwardly from the stand, and second and third slow cooker units each having an arm extending radially therefrom and pivotally attached to the vertical support above the first slow cooker unit. The second and third slow cooker units are pivotal between a non-use position and a use position where the first slow cooker may be accessed and slow cooking operations may be performed simultaneously in the first, second and third slow cooker units. The arms of the second and third slow cooker units are each pivotally attached to a ratcheting arrangement disposed in the vertical support to lock the second and third slow cooking units when moved to the use and non-use positions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 25, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2019
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Monte Davis, Jamal F. Hammad, Adam Day, John Cheraso
  • Patent number: D858167
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 22, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2019
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Benjamin Lenart, Jordan Nollman, Matthew Bettencourt
  • Patent number: D862149
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2019
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Stewart Gordon, Noel Disbury, Nick Brook, Mark Skinner
  • Patent number: D862966
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 1, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2019
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Nick Brook, Austin Laniosz
  • Patent number: D864655
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2019
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Nick Brook, Matthew Johnson, Ryan Heiser
  • Patent number: D873597
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2020
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Allen Dean Fisher Wong, Matthew Allen Johnson
  • Patent number: D876371
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 25, 2020
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventor: Judy J. Lee
  • Patent number: D878895
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 24, 2020
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Nick Brook, Eliott Copier
  • Patent number: D879536
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 18, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2020
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Allen Dean Fisher Wong, Jeffrey M. Browne
  • Patent number: D882321
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2020
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Allen Dean Fisher Wong, Jeffrey M. Browne
  • Patent number: D878139
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2020
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Nick Brook, Mark Skinner, Eliott Copier
  • Patent number: D889419
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 15, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2020
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Caleb Gossens, Roberta Brown
  • Patent number: D899174
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2020
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Stewart Gordon, Noel Disbury, Nick Brook, Mark Skinner
  • Patent number: D908418
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 7, 2019
    Date of Patent: January 26, 2021
    Assignee: Sunbeam Products, Inc.
    Inventor: Anthony M. DeLeo