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Number: 221/11
Name: Article dispensing > Automatic control > Of supply to dispenser > By replacing depleted stack with a similar stack
Description: Devices in which the condition sensed is the depletion of articles in a supply portion which is a single, continuous orderly sequence or linear arrangement of such articles and the feeding is one which operates to cause another similarly arranged new supply portion of articles to become available to be dispensed.

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8602715 Device for storing and providing objects having standardized dimensions Dec. 10, 2013
8342361 Modular vending machine for packaged goods Jan. 1, 2013
8186548 Shoe-cover dispenser May. 29, 2012
8146775 Towel dispenser and cassette for a towel dispenser Apr. 3, 2012
8136695 Cassette for a towel dispenser and towel dispenser for use of such a cassette Mar. 20, 2012
8061556 Automated freezer component Nov. 22, 2011
7793769 Automatic vending machine Sep. 14, 2010
7757910 Shoe-cover dispenser Jul. 20, 2010
7040535 Vending machine May. 9, 2006
6766219 Apparatus for controlling and monitoring of dispensing of oral medications Jul. 20, 2004
6547234 Quadruple capacity feeder cassette Apr. 15, 2003
6543762 Magazine for feeding flattened containers to a filling machine Apr. 8, 2003
6466830 Apparatus and method for producing electronic messages in a vending terminal Oct. 15, 2002
6102246 Automated beverage system Aug. 15, 2000
6006947 Injection drug dispensing system Dec. 28, 1999
5931629 Automatic input and output tube handlers for use with an electronic component processing equipment Aug. 3, 1999
5931630 Material feeding apparatus for use in a surface mounting system Aug. 3, 1999
5788114 CD packaging system and method including a case-feeding unit a unit for individually feeding brochures to a pickup station and an apparatus for packaging compact discs into respective cases Aug. 4, 1998
5785489 Case-feeding unit in an automatic apparatus for packaging manufactured articles into cases and automatic case-feeding method relating to same Jul. 28, 1998
5605249 Battery operated vending machine having a carousel stacking arrangement and plunger-type dispenser Feb. 25, 1997
5573368 Commissioning device Nov. 12, 1996
5503300 Vending machine including refrigeration and oven compartments Apr. 2, 1996
5472114 Turret magazine assembly Dec. 5, 1995
5462196 Hopper and feed for plastic book-binding strips Oct. 31, 1995
5454775 Automated exchangeable parts feeding system Oct. 3, 1995
5405048 Vacuum operated medicine dispenser Apr. 11, 1995
5397016 Merchandizer for cigarette packages and the like Mar. 14, 1995
5395208 Rotary article storage and outfeed apparatus Mar. 7, 1995
5299351 Continuous parts feeder Apr. 5, 1994
5230206 Method of and system for making up consignments of articles Jul. 27, 1993
5220947 Apparatus for emptying and rinsing non-recoverable flasks containing a toxic product Jun. 22, 1993
5172828 Cup dispenser Dec. 22, 1992
5161938 Automatic supply and loading device for sheet items Nov. 10, 1992
5154315 Lid loading and conveying assembly Oct. 13, 1992
5096371 Carton feeding apparatus Mar. 17, 1992
5085421 Dual bin paper feed tray for an image reproduction machine such as a printer or copier Feb. 4, 1992
5077890 0.3 unimodule offline loading trolley and method of using Jan. 7, 1992
5044517 Automatic vending machine having cup dispenser with auxiliary cup loading rack and control circuit therefor Sep. 3, 1991
5024348 Magazine assembly for labels or the like in a labeling machine Jun. 18, 1991
4949526 Lid dispenser for an automated drinkmaker system Aug. 21, 1990
4941795 Component insertion machine apparatus Jul. 17, 1990
4896792 Automatic dispensing device for products and central warehouse or store constructed with such devices Jan. 30, 1990
4867342 Automatic carton feeding device for a liquid filling machine Sep. 19, 1989
4799605 Magazine assembly for labels or the like in a labeling machine Jan. 24, 1989
4796406 Cup-filling apparatus for a nutrient and palatable material, especially a dairy product Jan. 10, 1989
4775280 Apparatus for automatically supplying electrical components Oct. 4, 1988
4763811 Parts feeder Aug. 16, 1988
4761106 Part feeder Aug. 2, 1988
4717304 Electrical connector feeding apparatus Jan. 5, 1988
4690302 Package and apparatus for dispensing electrical connectors Sep. 1, 1987

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