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1. (WO2017032732) FITMENT FOR PACKAGE AND PACKAGE FOR PREPARING A BEVERAGE FROM LIQUID SUPPLIED TO THE PACKAGE BY A DEVICE

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/032732    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2016/069784
Publication Date: Fri Mar 03 00:59:59 CET 2017 International Filing Date: Tue Aug 23 01:59:59 CEST 2016
IPC: B67D 1/00
B67D 1/04
A47J 31/40
A47J 31/46
B65D 85/804
B65D 85/816
F16K 31/00
Applicants: NESTEC S.A.
Inventors: BAENNINGER, Philippe
AIT BOUZIAD, Youcef
WYSS, Heinz
FLICK, Jean-Marc
Title: FITMENT FOR PACKAGE AND PACKAGE FOR PREPARING A BEVERAGE FROM LIQUID SUPPLIED TO THE PACKAGE BY A DEVICE
Abstract:
The invention relates to a fitment (1) for package for preparing a beverage connectable to a machine (42) for supplying sanitized liquid to the package, wherein the fitment comprises: a sealing portion (2) for sealing to a container (3), a housing (4) and a fluid connector (5) for fluidly connecting to a liquid supply and treatment unit (47) of the machine (42) and to supply liquid inside the container (3); wherein the fluid connector (5) is arranged in the housing (4) to be displaceable between a storage position in which the fluid connector (5) is enclosed in the housing (4) and a treatment position in which at least a frontal portion (6) of the fluid connector including its tip (8) extends beyond the housing (4) for enabling at least the tip (8) with a liquid inlet (14) of the fluid connector to be inserted in the liquid supply and treatment unit (47) and to be exposed to an optical sanitizing field inside the unit.