Patents by Inventor Paul Collier

Paul Collier 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: 20190084716
    Abstract: The invention provides a container comprising a base for storing and displaying one or more items, and a cover, wherein the container is configurable between a closed position in which the base is covered by the cover and an open position in which at least one item is visible and removable from the base, in use, and wherein at least one of the cover and the base comprises an attachment point or area on a surface thereof, for connecting a base or cover of a second container to the cover or base, in use.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 16, 2018
    Publication date: March 21, 2019
    Inventors: Paul Collier, Peter MacQueen
  • Patent number: 10167107
    Abstract: The invention provides a container comprising a base for storing and displaying one or more items, and a cover, wherein the container is configurable between a closed position in which the base is covered by the cover and an open position in which at least one item is visible and removable from the base, in use, and wherein at least one of the cover and the base comprises an attachment point or area on a surface thereof, for connecting a base or cover of a second container to the cover or base, in use.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 1, 2019
    Assignee: KRAFT FOODS R&D, INC.
    Inventors: Paul Collier, Peter MacQueen
  • Publication number: 20180170609
    Abstract: The invention provides a container comprising a base for storing and displaying one or more items, and a cover, wherein the container is configurable between a closed position in which the base is covered by the cover and an open position in which at least one item is visible and removable from the base, in use, and wherein at least one of the cover and the base comprises an attachment point or area on a surface thereof, for connecting a base or cover of a second container to the cover or base, in use.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 20, 2018
    Publication date: June 21, 2018
    Inventors: Paul Collier, Peter MacQueen
  • Patent number: 9932141
    Abstract: The invention provides a container (2) comprising a base (4) for storing and displaying one or more items (42), and a cover (22), wherein the container (2) is configurable between a closed position in which the base (4) is covered by the cover (22) and an open position in which at least one item is (42) visible and removable from the base (4), in use, and wherein at least one of the cover (22) and the base (4) comprises an attachment point or area on a surface thereof, for connecting a base (4) or cover (22) of a second container (2) to the cover (22) or base (4), in use.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 3, 2018
    Assignee: KRAFT FOODS R&D, INC.
    Inventors: Paul Collier, Peter MacQueen
  • Publication number: 20160176570
    Abstract: The invention provides a container (2) comprising a base (4) for storing and displaying one or more items (42), and a cover (22), wherein the container (2) is configurable between a closed position in which the base (4) is covered by the cover (22) and an open position in which at least one item is (42) visible and removable from the base (4), in use, and wherein at least one of the cover (22) and the base (4) comprises an attachment point or area on a surface thereof, for connecting a base (4) or cover (22) of a second container (2) to the cover (22) or base (4), in use.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 28, 2014
    Publication date: June 23, 2016
    Inventors: Paul Collier, Peter MacQueen
  • Publication number: 20070259779
    Abstract: A solid catalyst carrier substrate coated with a surface area-enhancing washcoat composition comprising including a catalytic component, a metal oxide and a refractory fibrous or whisker-like material having an aspect ratio of length to thickness in excess of 5:1.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 12, 2005
    Publication date: November 8, 2007
    Inventors: Paul Collier, Alison Wagland
  • Publication number: 20060264685
    Abstract: A process for producing para-xylene by the selective methylation of toluene comprising contacting a reactant mixture comprising toluene, methanol and added water, with an oxide modified ZSM-5 zeolite catalyst in a flow reactor in conditions selected to limit coke formation on the catalyst and at a contact time, between reactant mixture and catalyst, of less than 1 second.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 18, 2004
    Publication date: November 23, 2006
    Inventors: John Breen, Robert Burch, Paul Collier, Stanislaw Golunski
  • Publication number: 20050252906
    Abstract: A heating apparatus assembly and method are provided for heating a surface. The heating apparatus contains a substrate with a multiplicity of heating elements disposed upon at least one surface of the substrate where each element is individually controllable.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 30, 2005
    Publication date: November 17, 2005
    Inventors: John Shaw, Richard Abbott, Samuel Winebaum, Paul Collier
  • Publication number: 20050201996
    Abstract: The present invention concerns methods and compositions for prophylactic or therapeutic treatment of skin disorders by administering therapeutically or prophylactically effective amounts of a probiotic. The present invention is also concerned with the treatment of symptoms of skin disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 17, 2003
    Publication date: September 15, 2005
    Applicant: Dermavri Pty Ltd.
    Inventors: Patricia Conway, Paul Collier
  • Publication number: 20050032628
    Abstract: A process for the selective oxidation of one or more components of a fluid stream comprises contacting the fluid stream with an oxidation catalyst at a selected temperature and providing a source of oxygen. The oxidation catalyst comprises a catalyst substrate which is provided with a substantially continuous coating of a molecular sieve material. The process is applicable to both gas phase and liquid phase selective oxidations.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 4, 2002
    Publication date: February 10, 2005
    Inventors: Paul Collier, Stanislaw Golunski
  • Patent number: D747653
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 2012
    Date of Patent: January 19, 2016
    Assignee: Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC
    Inventor: Paul Collier
  • Patent number: D760089
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 15, 2013
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2016
    Assignee: Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC
    Inventor: Paul Collier
  • Patent number: D790981
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 4, 2017
    Assignee: Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC
    Inventor: Paul Collier