Patent Number: 6,293,460

Title: Carton with locking mechanism

Abstract: A carton and blank for forming the same including a plurality of spaced apart sections having respective end panels, at least one locking mechanism including a notch formed in one of the end panels and an edge portion formed in an adjacent end panel, each edge portion having a slanted portion and a straight portion forming a junction with the junction being insertable into the notch when the sections are folded together.

Inventors: Boutin; John Randall (Youngsville, LA), Abshire; Tony Joseph (Broussard, LA), Jambois; Brian Keith (Mechanicsville, VA)

Assignee: International Paper Company

International Classification: B65D 5/02 (20060101); B65D 5/10 (20060101); B65D 005/10 ()

Expiration Date: 09/25/2018