Patent Number: 8,714,435

Title: Collapsible carton

Abstract: An end-loaded collapsible carton is provided and includes a first pair of side walls extending substantially perpendicularly from a second pair of side walls. The first and second pair of side walls form a first end opening and a second end opening opposite the first end opening. The carton further includes a first carton closure extending from the first and second carton walls for covering the first end opening, and a second carton closure extending at an opposite end of the first and second carton walls for covering the second end opening. The first carton closure is formed from a first plurality of lid panels, and the second carton closure is formed from a second plurality of lid panels. The carton further includes scores for creating pleats fashioned in the carton side walls and lid panels for collapsing the side walls and lid panels in a uniform manner.

Inventors: Weissbrod; Paul A. (South Euclid, OH)

Assignee: Lincoln Global, Inc.

International Classification: B65D 5/00 (20060101); B65B 43/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018