Patent Number: 8,714,382

Title: Composite interlocking stopper and method of manufacture

Abstract: A composite synthetic cork is provided, wherein the synthetic cork is operatively coupled with a cap via an interlocking contour. In an exemplary embodiment, the interlocking contour(s) is molded on or within an otherwise flat bottom portion of the cap. In other exemplary embodiments, the cap and the cork are assembled via co-injection molding.

Inventors: Escobar; Miguel F. (Mexico D.F., MX), Escobar; Ricardo (Mexico D.F., MX)

Assignee: Tapones Escobar, S.A.

International Classification: B65D 39/00 (20060101); B65D 39/16 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018