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Number: 186/66
Name: Merchandising > Customer service > Store service > Checkout counter > With bag storage or bagging support
Description: Apparatus provided with (a) means on or at the store structure for holding a supply of bags into which items of merchandise may be placed after checkout or (b) means on or at the store structure and convenient to a clerk for supporting a bag into which the checked-out items of merchandise are placed.

Patents under this class:

Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8584805 Personalized item sorting and packing recommendations at a point of sale Nov. 19, 2013
8290814 Self-checkout system having minimal footprint Oct. 16, 2012
7648066 Apparatus, system, and method for sorting purchase items Jan. 19, 2010
7578440 Check-out counter systems and methods Aug. 25, 2009
7565952 Small footprint self checkout method Jul. 28, 2009
7516820 Collapsible multiple arm bag holder for a retail checkout station Apr. 14, 2009
7292158 Method and system for detecting and rewarding the returning of shopping carts Nov. 6, 2007
7255271 Check-out counter systems and methods Aug. 14, 2007
7016862 Method for enhancing security and providing assistance in the operation of a self-service checkout terminal Mar. 21, 2006
6793043 Methods and apparatus for improved register checkout Sep. 21, 2004
6681896 System and method for monitoring a bag supply in a self-checkout station Jan. 27, 2004
6550583 Apparatus for self-serve checkout of large order purchases Apr. 22, 2003
6533073 Checkout counter construction and method employing bag well feature Mar. 18, 2003
6167381 Self-service checkout terminal Dec. 26, 2000
6070388 Bag opening system Jun. 6, 2000
6035971 Check out stand with telescoping take-away conveyor Mar. 14, 2000
5884728 Assembly for checking and registering purchases in a self-service sales point Mar. 23, 1999
5755308 Check out stand with telescoping take-away conveyor May. 26, 1998
5752582 Self-service checkout system May. 19, 1998
5642791 Plastic bag packing system Jul. 1, 1997
5641039 Purchase checkout station Jun. 24, 1997
5584362 Check-out and bagging station and method Dec. 17, 1996
5551531 Purchase item checkout station and method Sep. 3, 1996
5437346 Station for price scanning verifying and selectively bagging purchase items Aug. 1, 1995
5335485 Flexible bag dispensing apparatus for use in supermarkets and the like Aug. 9, 1994
5195613 Commodity data reader Mar. 23, 1993
5191749 Plastic bag dispensing apparatus for supermarkets incorporating devices for the registering of the purchased items Mar. 9, 1993
5174413 Plastic bag dispensing apparatus for supermarkets incorporating devices for the registering of the purchased items Dec. 29, 1992
5167301 Supermarket checkout counter incorporating dual bag feeding apparatus for dispensing, delivering, opening and retaining flexible bags for purchased articles Dec. 1, 1992
5131499 Retail store checkout device Jul. 21, 1992
5040636 Merchandise checkout work station Aug. 20, 1991
4953664 Ergonomically designed check-out counter system for supermarket and merchandising industries Sep. 4, 1990
4912906 Automatic bag system for supermarket check-out counter Apr. 3, 1990
4909356 Fully self-service check-out counter incorporating an integral apparatus for on demand manufacturing of custom-sized bags conforming to the volume of articles received therein Mar. 20, 1990
RE33122 Apparatus for loading bags Dec. 5, 1989
4512540 Plastic bag rack for checkstand Apr. 23, 1985
4484662 Method and apparatus for handling bags at a check-out counter Nov. 27, 1984
4330048 Cooperative bagging check-out counter May. 18, 1982
4306633 Bag transfer means Dec. 22, 1981
4265336 Convertible single-double belt check-out counter May. 5, 1981
4230204 Checkout counter with bag delivery means Oct. 28, 1980
4085822 Bag assembly and method and apparatus for loading individual bags Apr. 25, 1978
4062170 Apparatus for loading bags Dec. 13, 1977
4061205 Checkout assembly having dual bagging station Dec. 6, 1977
4020618 Apparatus for storage and feeding of bags May. 3, 1977
3990540 Checkout system Nov. 9, 1976
3960420 Checkout system Jun. 1, 1976

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