|Publication number||USD443451 S1|
|Application number||US 29/121,011|
|Publication date||Jun 12, 2001|
|Filing date||Mar 30, 2000|
|Priority date||Mar 30, 2000|
|Also published as||USD444063|
|Publication number||121011, 29121011, US D443451 S1, US D443451S1, US-S1-D443451, USD443451 S1, USD443451S1|
|Inventors||Frederick Allan Buck, Andrew Kuo, Yvette Lynn Hammonds, John David Amundson|
|Original Assignee||Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc.|
|Export Citation||BiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan|
|Non-Patent Citations (4), Referenced by (24), Classifications (1)|
|External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet|
The ornamental design of this invention is a container having a pop-up dispensing opening comprising a flexible material having one or more slits which define the dispensing opening. The dispensing opening is set into the large lid of the container and is covered by a flip-top type of dispensing lid when the flip-top lid is closed. The container is adapted to hold a stack of wet wipes which are dispensed through the flexible star-shaped opening in a pop-up fashion. The flip-top lid, when closed, inhibits drying out of the exposed portion of the web in between dispensing events.
FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a container in accordance with the invention, in which the dispensing opening has a star-shaped slit configuration.
FIG. 2 is a top view of the container of FIG. 1 with the flip-top lid closed.
FIG. 3 is a bottom view of the container of FIG. 1.
FIG. 4 is a front view of the container of FIG. 1.
FIG. 5 is a rear view of the container of FIG. 1.
FIG. 6 is a right side view of the container of FIG. 1; and,
FIG. 7 is a left side view of the container of FIG. 1.
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