Patents by Inventor G. Norman Heaton

G. Norman Heaton has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 4146128
    Abstract: A two-part package formed from separate blanks each foldable to provide respective package elements of box like shape with one element slidable into the other to complete a combined unit having a front window opening to reveal part of a contents contained in a clear plastic blister unit and side window openings formed by aligned openings in the respective package elements to reveal additional contents in the blister unit. Closure tabs are provided on one package element for access to the contents through the top of this element and a perforated hanging tab is provided on this element for suspending the combined package elements in a display position. The blister enclosed contents may be disposed in the package for ready removal by sliding this element as a container of the contents, out of the package element whereby the blister becomes the separate package element for holding the contents and which is inserted and removed from the package as a fully loaded container.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 6, 1978
    Date of Patent: March 27, 1979
    Assignee: Shepherd Products U.S. Inc.
    Inventors: John W. Hogg, G. Norman Heaton
  • Patent number: 4072232
    Abstract: A package for shipping and dispensing articles, said packages having one substantially rectangular sleeve slidably disposed within another rectangular sleeve. The inner sleeve is structured to surround and hold a plurality of elongated articles, such as containers, which containers each have a tab at one end thereof with an opening therethrough for reception of an elongated element. With the outer sleeve removed from the inner sleeve, an end flap on the inner sleeve is bent away therefrom so that the elongated element can be inserted through the aligned openings in the tabs. One wall of the inner sleeve has a tear strip therein which can be removed so as to sever the inner sleeve, whereby the inner sleeve can be removed laterally away from the containers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 5, 1976
    Date of Patent: February 7, 1978
    Assignee: Victor Comptometer Corporation
    Inventors: John W. Marsman, G. Norman Heaton
  • Patent number: D249639
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 1976
    Date of Patent: September 26, 1978
    Assignee: Shepherd Products U.S. Inc.
    Inventors: John W. L. Hogg, G. Norman Heaton