Bank of New York Mellon has patented a container design with a unique corner structure that allows for efficient stacking, reducing the need for satellite rings. This innovation enables more containers to be stacked in a smaller space, improving shipping and manufacturing processes. GlobalData’s report on Bank of New York Mellon gives a 360-degree view of the company including its patenting strategy. Buy the report here.

According to GlobalData’s company profile on Bank of New York Mellon, Corrosion resistant battery packaging was a key innovation area identified from patents. Bank of New York Mellon's grant share as of February 2024 was 91%. Grant share is based on the ratio of number of grants to total number of patents.

Container with efficient stacking corner structure for shipping and manufacturing

Source: United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Credit: The Bank of New York Mellon Corp

A recently granted patent (Publication Number: US11912463B2) discloses a unique container design featuring a corner structure with specific dimensions and features. The container includes a bottom with a perimeter, a sidewall extending from the bottom perimeter to a container bead, and a corner structure with step surfaces, ribs, and edges. The corner structure is designed to have one or more corner structure surfaces, side edges parallel to the sidewall surface, and ribs extending along the external surface. The container's bottom surface is rectangular, and the corner structure includes corner rib overhangs along the bottom edge, providing structural integrity and aesthetic appeal.

Furthermore, the patent details variations in the corner structure design, including interior ribs, different distances between edges, and varying slopes of the sidewall surface. The container may also feature satellite rings at the upper portion, with ribs extending vertically between them. The design ensures a smooth exterior surface, precise dimensions, and structural reinforcement through the corner structure and ribs. The container's unique features aim to enhance functionality, durability, and visual appeal, making it a distinctive and innovative packaging solution in the market.

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