Patent Number: 7,784,617

Title: Open-top and open-front display carton

Abstract: A display carton for products is described that is open at the top and front and that has an inclined floor panel, and that does not include any further bottom wall beyond the inclined floor panel. The carton includes a front panel joined to the front edge of the floor panel and extending downwardly therefrom to engage a support surface on which the carton is supported, a rear panel joined to the rear edge of the floor panel and extending upwardly therefrom, and a pair of side panel assemblies respectively located proximate opposite side edges of the floor panel. Each side panel assembly has an upper portion that extends upwardly from the respective side edge of the floor panel and a lower portion that extends downwardly from the respective side edge of the floor panel to engage the support surface.

Inventors: Urban; Mark Francis (Villa Hills, KY)

Assignee: Sonoco Development, Inc.

International Classification: B65D 1/22 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/31/12018