Altium Packaging has been granted a patent for a container design featuring a tubular body with grooves aligned parallel to the longitudinal axis, inset from the vertical portion perimeter. The grooves have rounded inner surfaces and peaks aligned with the vertical portion perimeter, enhancing the container’s aesthetic appeal and functionality. GlobalData’s report on Altium Packaging gives a 360-degree view of the company including its patenting strategy. Buy the report here.

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According to GlobalData’s company profile on Altium Packaging, was a key innovation area identified from patents. Altium Packaging's grant share as of February 2024 was 92%. Grant share is based on the ratio of number of grants to total number of patents.

Patent granted for container with grooves in vertical portion

Source: United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Credit: Altium Packaging LP

A recently granted patent (Publication Number: US11858680B2) discloses a unique container design comprising a tubular body with a rounded sidewall, a base portion, a rim portion, and a vertical portion with a plurality of grooves and a smooth surface. The grooves are aligned parallel to the longitudinal axis, inset from the vertical portion perimeter, and have a continuous convex radius. The container also features a smooth surface between the grooves and the rim portion, with specific dimensions and alignments specified in the claims.

Furthermore, the patent details additional features such as a uniform wall thickness throughout the vertical portion, a curved base transition region with base transition grooves, and a base channel aligned with the diameter of the base portion. The grooves in the vertical portion and base transition grooves are arranged around the perimeter of their respective regions, with some grooves intersecting the base channel. The design aims to provide structural integrity and aesthetic appeal to the container, with specific configurations and alignments enhancing its functionality and visual appeal as outlined in the patent claims.

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