GB2317039A - Dispensing apparatus - Google Patents

Dispensing apparatus

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Publication number
GB2317039A
GB2317039A GB9725377A GB9725377A GB2317039A GB 2317039 A GB2317039 A GB 2317039A GB 9725377 A GB9725377 A GB 9725377A GB 9725377 A GB9725377 A GB 9725377A GB 2317039 A GB2317039 A GB 2317039A
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Prior art keywords
tickets
dispenser
dispensing
dispensing apparatus
processing unit
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GB9725377A
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GB9725377D0 (en )
Inventor
Edward Lindell Kaye Teichelman
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LOTTERY PRODUCTS Pty Ltd
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LOTTERY PRODUCTS Pty Ltd
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    • GPHYSICS
    • G07CHECKING-DEVICES
    • G07FCOIN-FREED OR LIKE APPARATUS
    • G07F11/00Coin-freed apparatus for dispensing, or the like, discrete articles
    • G07F11/002Coin-freed apparatus for dispensing, or the like, discrete articles where the dispenser is part of a centrally controlled network of dispensers
    • GPHYSICS
    • G07CHECKING-DEVICES
    • G07CTIME OR ATTENDANCE REGISTERS; REGISTERING OR INDICATING THE WORKING OF MACHINES; GENERATING RANDOM NUMBERS; VOTING OR LOTTERY APPARATUS; ARRANGEMENTS, SYSTEMS OR APPARATUS FOR CHECKING NOT PROVIDED FOR ELSEWHERE
    • G07C15/00Generating random numbers; Lottery apparatus
    • G07C15/005Generating random numbers; Lottery apparatus with dispensing of lottery tickets
    • GPHYSICS
    • G07CHECKING-DEVICES
    • G07FCOIN-FREED OR LIKE APPARATUS
    • G07F17/00Coin-freed apparatus for hiring articles; Coin-freed facilities or services
    • G07F17/42Coin-freed apparatus for hiring articles; Coin-freed facilities or services for ticket printing or like apparatus, e.g. apparatus for dispensing of printed paper tickets or payment cards
    • GPHYSICS
    • G07CHECKING-DEVICES
    • G07FCOIN-FREED OR LIKE APPARATUS
    • G07F5/00Coin-actuated mechanisms; Interlocks
    • G07F5/18Coin-actuated mechanisms; Interlocks specially adapted for controlling several coin-freed apparatus from one place
    • GPHYSICS
    • G07CHECKING-DEVICES
    • G07GREGISTERING THE RECEIPT OF CASH, VALUABLES, OR TOKENS
    • G07G1/00Cash registers
    • G07G1/12Cash registers electronically operated
    • G07G1/14Systems including one or more distant stations co-operating with a central processing unit
    • GPHYSICS
    • G07CHECKING-DEVICES
    • G07GREGISTERING THE RECEIPT OF CASH, VALUABLES, OR TOKENS
    • G07G1/00Cash registers
    • G07G1/12Cash registers electronically operated
    • G07G1/14Systems including one or more distant stations co-operating with a central processing unit
    • G07G1/145PLU-management

Abstract

Dispensing apparatus (10) is provided for dispensing lottery tickets (73) by the checkout operator at a retail outlet. The dispenser assembly (13) containing the tickets (73) is controlled by a central processing unit (18), connected to the cash registers (12), which records the dispensing of tickets (73) from said dispenser assembly (13). The dispenser assemblies (13) are removable for relocation to a service station at which the central processing unit (18) may be operated in a secure manner for loading and unloading the relocated dispenser with tickets to be dispensed or for repair, checking or servicing.
GB9725377A 1996-04-04 1997-04-04 Dispensing apparatus Withdrawn GB9725377D0 (en)

Priority Applications (2)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
AUPN915396A0 AUPN915396A0 (en) 1996-04-04 1996-04-04 Dispensing apparatus
PCT/AU1997/000221 WO1997038399A1 (en) 1996-04-04 1997-04-04 Dispensing apparatus

Publications (2)

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GB9725377D0 GB9725377D0 (en) 1998-01-28
GB2317039A true true GB2317039A (en) 1998-03-11

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GB9725377A Withdrawn GB9725377D0 (en) 1996-04-04 1997-04-04 Dispensing apparatus

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WO (1) WO1997038399A1 (en)

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GB1152831A (en) * 1966-02-24 1969-05-21 Crosfield Electronics Ltd Improvements relating to Automatic Vending Systems
US3541309A (en) * 1967-06-26 1970-11-17 Cutter S Inc Merchandising system
AU4569279A *
GB2180527A (en) * 1985-09-12 1987-04-01 Tm Group Limited Control and monitoring of dispenser, e.g. for cigarettes
WO1988000737A1 (en) * 1986-07-18 1988-01-28 Hughes Aircraft Company Computer vision architecture
WO1988000741A1 (en) * 1986-07-11 1988-01-28 Bar Vender, Inc. Remotely-controlled vending system
US4893705A (en) * 1987-12-04 1990-01-16 Brown Leonard C Vending machine having plural compartments which are independently selected and controlled
WO1990001766A1 (en) * 1988-08-10 1990-02-22 Joie Jean Luc Synthetic string with metal core for a musical string instrument
DE4122708A1 (en) * 1991-05-30 1992-12-03 Montero Juan Jose Paez Ticket dispensing machine for ordering goods and services in cafe - is microprocessor controlled with touch sensitive screen selection and access provided by data card with transaction print=out for payment in advance
AU4549093A *
EP0586330A1 (en) * 1992-07-17 1994-03-09 Sintra Holding Ag Beverage dispensers and their arrangement

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US5029099A (en) * 1988-12-13 1991-07-02 Postal Buddy Corporation Method and apparatus for vending customized documents

Patent Citations (12)

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Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
AU4569279A *
AU4549093A *
US3023851A (en) * 1957-04-08 1962-03-06 Bruno V Stiller Electronic marketing system and apparatus
GB1152831A (en) * 1966-02-24 1969-05-21 Crosfield Electronics Ltd Improvements relating to Automatic Vending Systems
US3541309A (en) * 1967-06-26 1970-11-17 Cutter S Inc Merchandising system
GB2180527A (en) * 1985-09-12 1987-04-01 Tm Group Limited Control and monitoring of dispenser, e.g. for cigarettes
WO1988000741A1 (en) * 1986-07-11 1988-01-28 Bar Vender, Inc. Remotely-controlled vending system
WO1988000737A1 (en) * 1986-07-18 1988-01-28 Hughes Aircraft Company Computer vision architecture
US4893705A (en) * 1987-12-04 1990-01-16 Brown Leonard C Vending machine having plural compartments which are independently selected and controlled
WO1990001766A1 (en) * 1988-08-10 1990-02-22 Joie Jean Luc Synthetic string with metal core for a musical string instrument
DE4122708A1 (en) * 1991-05-30 1992-12-03 Montero Juan Jose Paez Ticket dispensing machine for ordering goods and services in cafe - is microprocessor controlled with touch sensitive screen selection and access provided by data card with transaction print=out for payment in advance
EP0586330A1 (en) * 1992-07-17 1994-03-09 Sintra Holding Ag Beverage dispensers and their arrangement

Non-Patent Citations (1)

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Title
PAT.ABS.JPN P339 50-188776 26Oct.'84 *

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WO1997038399A1 (en) 1997-10-16 application
GB9725377D0 (en) 1998-01-28 grant

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