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Number: 186/55
Name: Merchandising > Customer service > Store service > With remote item dispensing
Description: Apparatus having an order make-up means comprising a control means spaced from a gate means or the like on the supply or stock structure is actuated for dispensing desired items of merchandise therefrom, the selected dispensed items being conveyed either to a control station or to a point of assembly for further processing of the order.

Sub-classes under this class:

Class Number Class Name Patents
186/56 Machine readable 17

Patents under this class:

Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8583495 Method and system for crediting multiple merchant accounts on a single bill Nov. 12, 2013
8428771 Picking station and method for picking with a light grid Apr. 23, 2013
8195326 Picking station and method for picking with a light grid Jun. 5, 2012
7024378 Retail system with drive-through check-out arrangement Apr. 4, 2006
6688435 Electronic ordering of goods with delivery by automatic drive-up storage device Feb. 10, 2004
6439345 Item pick-up system Aug. 27, 2002
5918764 Pneumatic product vending system and product loader therefor Jul. 6, 1999
5890136 Quick stop mass retail system Mar. 30, 1999
5816443 Product vending system with pneumatic product delivery Oct. 6, 1998
5720363 System and method for automatic ordering and direct underground distribution of articles to customers Feb. 24, 1998
5595263 Merchandizing means and method Jan. 21, 1997
5586686 Temperature maintained food dispensing system and method Dec. 24, 1996
5431250 System for the sale of products Jul. 11, 1995
5429430 Display system and method Jul. 4, 1995
5271703 Automatic order selection system capable of responding to simultaneous order requests Dec. 21, 1993
5215213 Item storage and dispensing apparatus Jun. 1, 1993
5188020 Food shelving and cycling system Feb. 23, 1993
5186281 Method for retail checkout Feb. 16, 1993
5158155 Vendors' structural complex Oct. 27, 1992
5154260 Method and system for automated processing of articles Oct. 13, 1992
4874281 Method of making up batches of small items, and an installation implementing the method Oct. 17, 1989
4850783 Palletizing system for articles Jul. 25, 1989
4805738 Timed cycle single stop shopping facility Feb. 21, 1989
4645036 Product dispenser Feb. 24, 1987
4244448 Article consolidation system Jan. 13, 1981

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