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Number: 186/62
Name: Merchandising > Customer service > Store service > Checkout counter > With cart accommodation or handling
Description: Apparatus wherein the store structure comprises means on or at the store structure or the cart for facilitating the emptying or other handling of a shopping cart.

Sub-classes under this class:

Class Number Class Name Patents
186/63 Cart emptying facilitation 14

Patents under this class:

Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8360207 Security method for a self-service checkout system with RFID capability Jan. 29, 2013
7218225 System and method for detecting and rewarding the return of a supermarket trolley or a luggage trolley taken from a trolley park May. 15, 2007
6911908 Security Jun. 28, 2005
6866193 Purchased commodity accommodating and transporting apparatus having elements for purchasing a commodity fixed to a transportable accommodation section Mar. 15, 2005
6776333 Customer management system Aug. 17, 2004
6323753 Automated shopping cart handle Nov. 27, 2001
6179089 Below the scanner (BTS) nesting check stand/cart system Jan. 30, 2001
6105867 Purchased commodity accommodating and transporting apparatus having self scanning function and POS system Aug. 22, 2000
5910769 Shopping cart scanning system Jun. 8, 1999
5898158 Purchased commodity accommodating and transporting apparatus having self scanning function and POS system Apr. 27, 1999
5884728 Assembly for checking and registering purchases in a self-service sales point Mar. 23, 1999
5540301 Automated bulk self-checkout station apparatus Jul. 30, 1996
5360094 Collection, storage and dispensing system for shopping carts Nov. 1, 1994
5308963 Goods scanning device for sales outlets May. 3, 1994
5158310 Display system for shopping cart Oct. 27, 1992
5149947 Portable checkout system Sep. 22, 1992
5027924 Cashier check-out station with package-catching shopping cart Jul. 2, 1991
4973952 Shopping cart display system Nov. 27, 1990
4868544 Shopping cart retrieval system Sep. 19, 1989
4838383 Apparatus for checking out purchases Jun. 13, 1989
4736098 Signalling method and apparatus for a conventional shopping cart Apr. 5, 1988
4725822 Shopping cart with lower tray signalling device Feb. 16, 1988
4723118 Magnetic detection system for items on the lower tray of a shopping cart Feb. 2, 1988
4576274 Means for the storing of carts such as shopping carts Mar. 18, 1986
4572347 Storeroom for transport carts, particularly supermarket shopping carts or the like Feb. 25, 1986
4424893 Method and installation for encouraging the restitution of shopping carts in a supermarket Jan. 10, 1984
4327819 Object detection system for a shopping cart May. 4, 1982
4263986 Merchandise stocking system and method, and equipment used therewith Apr. 28, 1981

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