Ticket Registers And Recorders Patents (Class 232/18)
  • Publication number: 20100019024
    Abstract: There is provided a method for receiving mailpieces in a container. An exemplary method comprises receiving a mailpiece in the container, storing the mailpiece in the container, and removing the mailpiece from the container. The exemplary method also comprises recording a removal procedure. The exemplary method additionally comprises storing and/or transmitting removal data about the removal procedure using an interaction device associated with the container, the interaction device comprising a transponder located in a Faraday cage.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 12, 2007
    Publication date: January 28, 2010
    Applicant: Deutsche Post AG
    Inventors: Stefan Wilms, Keith Ulrich, Robert Poggemann, Marcel Schirmer
  • Patent number: 7356485
    Abstract: A system for providing a service through a non-contact communication unit such as a wireless communication unit is disclosed. Specifically, an electronic ticket is communicated between a so-called mobile terminal and the non-contact communication unit equipped in a ticket examiner. The ticket examiner comprises a stocker for storing magnetized slips, roll paper or plastic slips, and a shaper for cutting the magnetized slip or the roll paper into a proper size. The ticket examiner confirms the validity of the electronic ticket for issuing a ticket.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 15, 2001
    Date of Patent: April 8, 2008
    Assignee: Hitachi, Ltd.
    Inventors: Masaya Umemura, Yukihide Inagaki, Isao Takita, Tsutomu Hara
  • Publication number: 20020130172
    Abstract: In the case of parcels delivered by an automatic delivery system, all tenants in an apartment, etc., agree to receive parcels by means of a box; however, in the case of registered mails, in particular, registered mails with cash, some tenants do not agree to receive these from a delivery box because of fear of theft, etc. The resulting problem is that the delivery box is not used for delivering registered mails.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 16, 2001
    Publication date: September 19, 2002
    Applicant: Kabushiki Kaisha Fulltime System
    Inventor: Kouichiro Hara
  • Patent number: 6070146
    Abstract: The server, which has the preliminarily stored customer data file, issues a radio card by employing the radio card issuing machine, reads out a customer name from the radio card presented to the automatic ticket examination machine at the entrance, retrieves the customer name in the customer data file, permits entrance when the customer name is retrieved, displays the entrance of the customer on the monitor in a department (area) corresponding to the retrieved customer, and outputs it from the printer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 3, 1998
    Date of Patent: May 30, 2000
    Assignee: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
    Inventor: Yoshinobu Mimata