Patent Number: 6,332,538

Title: Container

Abstract: A reclosable container (10) is disclosed comprising a box (12) having an opening and comprising a base panel (20), end panels (22, 24), a back panel (26), a front panel (28) and a lid (14) which is hingedly connected to the box. The lid comprises a top panel (30) and a skirt (16) which incorporates a tamper evident seal, preferably formed as a tear strip (18). When the seal has been broken the lid can pivot between a position in which it closes the box and an open position. The container may be formed from a single sheet and a back folded locking arrangement (60) is incorporated in the container.

Inventors: Pritchard; Barry Douglas (Salisbury, GB)

Assignee: R. Twining & Company Limited

International Classification: B65D 5/28 (20060101); B65D 5/20 (20060101); B65D 5/66 (20060101); B65D 5/54 (20060101); B65D 5/24 (20060101); B65D 5/64 (20060101); B65D 081/02 ()

Expiration Date: 12/25/2018