Patent Number: 6,305,547

Title: Lunch box or similar carrier incorporating an audio recording/transmitting system

Abstract: A carrier or container for transporting food or beverages having a built-in audio system. The exterior of the carrier includes indicia which, in the preferred embodiment, is associated with a well-known theme, character or personality. The audio system includes a recording device and transmitting device for enabling a user to record and audibly transmit an audio message or personal greeting. The audio system further includes a storage medium for enabling the user to store a pre-recorded audio message which is associated with the indicia on the exterior of the carrier. In this manner, the message may simulate the voice of the character or person depicted by the indicia. The carrier further includes a handle or strap for enabling the user to easily transport the carrier.

Inventors: Curran; Karen M. (LaVergne, TN)


International Classification: A45C 11/20 (20060101); A45C 15/00 (20060101); A45C 011/20 ()

Expiration Date: 10/23/2018