US 9,809,378 B2
Flat screen display device packaging system and method
Matt Flynn, Lauderdale, MN (US); Ryan Marquardt, Brooklyn Park, MN (US); Simon Furness, South Woodham Ferrers (GB); and Adrian Cox, Thetford (GB)
Assigned to Target Brands, Inc., Minneapolis, MN (US)
Filed by TARGET BRANDS INC., Minneapolis, MN (US)
Filed on Sep. 10, 2014, as Appl. No. 14/482,140.
Prior Publication US 2016/0068332 A1, Mar. 10, 2016
Int. Cl. B65D 75/28 (2006.01); B65D 85/38 (2006.01); B65D 81/05 (2006.01); B65D 65/12 (2006.01); B65D 75/00 (2006.01); B65D 81/107 (2006.01)
CPC B65D 85/38 (2013.01) [B65D 65/12 (2013.01); B65D 75/006 (2013.01); B65D 75/28 (2013.01); B65D 81/051 (2013.01); B65D 81/107 (2013.01); B65D 2581/055 (2013.01); B65D 2585/6837 (2013.01)] 17 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A packaging system, comprising:
a wrap member having a generally rectangular shape, an open, flat configuration, a closed, folded configuration, an interior surface, and an exterior surface;
wherein the wrap member includes:
a base panel with a back edge and a front edge;
a back panel joined to the back edge of the base panel along a hinge defining a hinge axis;
a front panel joined to the front edge of the base panel along a hinge defining a hinge axis, the front panel including an upper edge; and
an upper panel joined to the upper edge of the front panel along a hinge defining a hinge axis;
a back foam panel fixed to the interior surface of the back panel and covering a majority of a surface area of the interior surface of the back panel, wherein the back foam panel is constructed of a first type of foam material;
a base foam panel fixed to the interior surface of the base panel and covering a majority of a surface area of the interior surface of the base panel, wherein the base foam panel is constructed of a second type of foam material different than the first type of foam material;
a front foam panel fixed to the interior surface of the front panel and covering a majority of a surface area of the interior surface of the front panel, wherein the front foam panel is constructed of the second type of foam material,
wherein the wrap member is foldable along the hinge axes from the open, flat configuration to the closed, folded configuration, and at the closed, folded configuration the wrap member forms a generally rectangular structure with the front panel and the front foam panel facing the back panel and the back foam panel, and the upper panel facing the base panel and the base foam panel; and
an adhesive strip fixed to the interior surface of the upper panel, the adhesive strip extending generally parallel to the hinge axes.