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United States Patent D776,548
Bell January 17, 2017

Cup carrier


CLAIM The ornamental design for a cup carrier, as shown and described.
Inventors: Bell; Phillip M. (Overland Park, KS)
Name City State Country Type

Huhtamaki, Inc.

De Soto


Assignee: HUHTAMAKI, INC. (De Soto, KS)
Appl. No.: D/509,923
Filed: November 21, 2014

Current U.S. Class: D9/753
Current International Class: 0903
Field of Search: ;D9/756,433,753,737,739-742,747,749,751,755 ;D24/230 ;206/170,427,499,175,180,198,192,193,194

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Splittable Cup Carrier, available Apr. 6, 2016, [online], [site visited Apr. 29, 2016]. Available from internet, <URL: http://www.packagingoftheworld.com/2016/04/splittable-cup-carrier.html. cited by examiner .
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Primary Examiner: Brooks; Cathron
Assistant Examiner: Falloway; Teddy
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Husch Blackwell LLP


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a cup carrier embodying my design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view thereof.

The features shown in broken lines depict environmental subject matter only and form no part of the claimed design.

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