Patents by Inventor Lesley Bethune-Bates

Lesley Bethune-Bates 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).

  • Publication number: 20190359376
    Abstract: A locking folding carton includes an insert having a product cavity and at one end a pull tab; and an outer carton having a hinged lid having an angled opening at one end and a finger notch at the other end, wherein the combined insert and carton allows for a voided space inside of the carton adjacent the pull tab end while the insert is within the carton in a closed position, and wherein the hinge and the geometry of the angled lid opening prevents the lid from being opened while the insert is within the carton in a closed position and wherein the insert is moveable within the outer carton to an open position with the voided space inside of the carton adjacent the angled opening end and wherein the hinge and the geometry of the angled lid opening allows the lid to be opened while the insert is within the carton in the open position.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 23, 2019
    Publication date: November 28, 2019
    Applicant: Diamond Packaging
    Inventor: Lesley Bethune-Bates
  • Publication number: 20070295794
    Abstract: A package assembly comprising a single piece blank folded to define a freestanding package having at least four panels, a set of bottom forming flaps and a first top flap, wherein at least two of the four panels form an inner package at least partially closed by the bottom forming flaps and the top flap and wherein at least two of the four panels form an outer package encompassing the inner package, the at least two panels forming an outer package being substantially curvilinear. The top flap may include tabs and a curvilinear periphery corresponding to a periphery of the outer package wherein the tabs and curvilinear periphery urges the periphery of the inner walls of the outer package to help maintain the package shape.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2007
    Publication date: December 27, 2007
    Applicants: Diamond Packaging, Rob. Leunis & Chapman Group
    Inventors: Stephan Bestehorn, Lesley Bethune-Bates
  • Patent number: 6935557
    Abstract: A separable bowl forming carton retains an inner package, wherein the separable bowl forming packaging is selectively separated into separate components which can be deformed along preset fold lines to define a bowl periphery having a greater number of facets than the sealed separable bowl forming carton.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 14, 2003
    Date of Patent: August 30, 2005
    Assignee: Diamond Paper Box Co., Inc.
    Inventors: Bethany A. Aubry, Dennis Bacchetta, Lesley Bethune-Bates, MaryAnn Hussar, Mark McOmber, Lisa V. Palvino, David Rydell, Thomas Simmons, Scott D. Sylvester, David Ziemba
  • Publication number: 20050103833
    Abstract: A separable bowl forming carton retains an inner package, wherein the separable bowl forming packaging is selectively separated into separate components which can be deformed along preset fold lines to define a bowl periphery having a greater number of facets than the sealed separable bowl forming carton.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 14, 2003
    Publication date: May 19, 2005
    Applicant: Diamond Paper Box Co., Inc.
    Inventors: Bethany Aubry, Dennis Bacchetta, Lesley Bethune-Bates, MaryAnn Hussar, Mark McOmber, Lisa Palvino, David Rydell, Thomas Simmons, Scott Sylvester, David Ziemba
  • Publication number: 20050103681
    Abstract: A thin generally rectangular package for containing a farinaceous product such as dry mixes, cereals and the like including a portion that is removable from the carton with out opening or destroying the integrity of the package. The removable portion is contained on a slide that is sandwiched between a flat side of the carton and a panel fixed to the flat side. The slide is tethered to the flat side by a portion of the panel arranged to buckle outward from the plane of the flat side when the slide is pulled from between the flat side and the panel.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 14, 2003
    Publication date: May 19, 2005
    Applicant: Diamond Paper Box Co., Inc.
    Inventors: Bethany Aubry, Dennis Bacchetta, Lesley Bethune-Bates, MaryAnn Hussar, Mark McOmber, Lisa Palvino, David Rydell, Thomas Simmons, Scott Sylvester, David Ziemba
  • Patent number: 6892876
    Abstract: A thin generally rectangular package for containing a farinaceous product such as dry mixes, cereals and the like including a portion that is removable from the carton with out opening or destroying the integrity of the package. The removable portion is contained on a slide that is sandwiched between a flat side of the carton and a panel fixed to the flat side. The slide is tethered to the flat side by a portion of the panel arranged to buckle outward from the plane of the flat side when the slide is pulled from between the flat side and the panel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 14, 2003
    Date of Patent: May 17, 2005
    Assignee: Diamond Paper Box Co., Inc.
    Inventors: Bethany A. Aubry, Dennis Bacchetta, Lesley Bethune-Bates, MaryAnn Hussar, Mark McOmber, Lisa V. Palvino, David Rydell, Thomas Simmons, Scott D. Sylvester, David Ziemba