Patent Number: 6,254,953

Title: Antitheft hang tag folded and secured to conceal antitheft marker

Abstract: A hang tag having an electronic article surveillance (EAS) device is provided by using a conventional hang tag substrate, such as paper, securing the EAS device therein, and folding the substrate onto itself and securing it with a permanent adhesive. Preferably the substrate is accordian folded. With the EAS device permanently secured and hidden in a fold, the article is more amenable to consideration by the consumer, and the EAS device is unobtrusive.

Inventors: Elston; Stephen (Ormond Beach, FL)

Assignee: World Color Printing Division, Inc.

International Classification: G08B 13/24 (20060101); G08B 013/14 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018