Patents Assigned to The Gillette Company
  • Patent number: 11945130
    Abstract: A method of joining a razor blade to a blade support to form a razor blade assembly, the method including: directing a laser beam having an adjustable power output at an upper surface of the razor blade; and while advancing the laser beam along the razor blade: a) applying the laser beam at a first power output to the razor blade; b) reducing the first power output of the laser beam to a second power output; and c) applying the laser beam at the second power output to the razor to form a weld area joining the razor blade to the blade support. The weld area may be elongated and may include (i) a ratio of depth:width that is greater than about 2:1, and/or (ii) a ratio of length:width that is greater than about 5:1.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 3, 2021
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventors: Michel Denis Hamelin, Craig Stephen Vickery
  • Patent number: 11945128
    Abstract: A handle. The handle can include a body and a pivoting head pivotally coupled with the main body at a pivot axis. The pivoting head can include at least two mating parts defining an interior channel. A pivot spring can include a first coil spring and a second coil spring and a main bar portion that is at least partially disposed in the interior channel and interacts with the pivoting head to bias the pivoting head into a rest position. The main bar portion also can couple the first and second coil springs together in a spaced.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 27, 2019
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventors: Marco Fontecchio, Patrick Francis McNally, Zachary Oliver Veugen, Michael Tejpaul Verasamy
  • Patent number: 11931937
    Abstract: A method of molding a personal care product, a manifold, and a cosmetic product molding apparatus are provided. In one embodiment, the method of molding a personal care product comprises: moving a material through a temperature controlled manifold, opening one or more injection valves between the temperature controlled manifold and one or more mold cavities, injecting the material at a controlled pressure into the one or mold cavities in a closed position to form one or more articles, closing the one or more injection valves between the temperature controlled manifold and one or more mold cavities after injecting the material into the one or more mold cavities, opening the one or more mold cavities, and removing the one or more articles from the one or more mold cavities.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 4, 2022
    Date of Patent: March 19, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventors: Michael John Moloney, Robert Cardillo, Charles Thaxter, Sr.
  • Patent number: 11897154
    Abstract: The invention is directed toward a shaving razor system. The razor system has a handle and a razor cartridge. The handle has at least one skin interconnect member in pivotal relation to a proximal end portion of the handle. The razor cartridge has a housing, at least one blade, and at least one opening which extends through the housing. The razor cartridge is engaged with the skin interconnect member when the skin interconnect member is disposed within the opening securing the razor cartridge to the proximal end portion of the handle. The razor cartridge is in a pivotal relation with the handle, but not with the skin interconnect member. A pivot point of the razor system is desirably disposed near the front blade of the cartridge. Axes of movement in the razor system can be provided by different physical order of connections of razor components.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 29, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 13, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventor: Ashok Bakul Patel
  • Patent number: D1014241
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 21, 2021
    Date of Patent: February 13, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventors: Merrie Paulette Foster, Bryce Gregory Smith
  • Patent number: D1014290
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 14, 2022
    Date of Patent: February 13, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventors: Joselyn Castillo, Tricia Angelbelle Sada, Richard Kevin Sennett, Lamont Walker
  • Patent number: D1014862
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 14, 2022
    Date of Patent: February 13, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventors: Joselyn Castillo, Michael Edward Lewis, Tricia Angelbelle Sada, Richard Kevin Sennett, Lamont Walker
  • Patent number: D1014977
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 22, 2021
    Date of Patent: February 20, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventors: Christine Hallein, Uwe Jungnickel, Dominik Langhammer
  • Patent number: D1015012
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 2021
    Date of Patent: February 20, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventors: Christopher Ramm, Robert Harold Johnson
  • Patent number: D1015728
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 11, 2023
    Date of Patent: February 27, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventor: Jeffrey Allen Greene
  • Patent number: D1016392
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 24, 2020
    Date of Patent: February 27, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventors: Jack Anthony Washington, Ulises Hernando Bautista
  • Patent number: D1017427
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 13, 2022
    Date of Patent: March 12, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventors: Joselyn Castillo, Tricia Angelbelle Sada, Richard Kevin Sennett, Lamont Walker
  • Patent number: D1018985
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 9, 2021
    Date of Patent: March 19, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventor: Christopher Ramm
  • Patent number: D1020091
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 9, 2021
    Date of Patent: March 26, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventors: Christopher Ramm, Morgan Elizabeth Matt, Tricia Angelbelle Sada
  • Patent number: D1020297
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 9, 2020
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventors: Christopher Ramm, Bas Joseph Kamp, Roland Alexander Bird
  • Patent number: D1021246
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 9, 2021
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventors: Christopher Ramm, Morgan Elizabeth Matt, Tricia Angelbelle Sada
  • Patent number: D1021247
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 9, 2021
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventors: Christopher Ramm, Morgan Elizabeth Matt, Tricia Angelbelle Sada
  • Patent number: D1021248
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 23, 2022
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventors: Michael Tejpaul Verasamy, Ashok Bakul Patel, Michael Hal Bruno, Jack Anthony Washington, Matthew Michael Long, Zachary Oliver Veugen, Robert Harold Johnson, Jessy Lee Cusack
  • Patent number: D1021249
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 2021
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventors: Jahdiel Fyfield, Jonathon Albert Riehle, Kelly Chen
  • Patent number: D1021261
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 14, 2022
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2024
    Assignee: The Gillette Company LLC
    Inventors: Joselyn Castillo, Michael Edward Lewis, Tricia Angelbelle Sada, Richard Kevin Sennett, Lamont Walker