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1. (WO2018185772) PARCEL DELIVERY SYSTEM AND PARCEL DELIVERY ASSEMBLY

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/185772    International Application No.:    PCT/IL2018/050405
Publication Date: Fri Oct 12 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Mon Apr 09 01:59:59 CEST 2018
IPC: A47G 29/14
E05B 47/00
A47B 96/04
Applicants: ARAD ART DISPLAY LTD.
Inventors: VARMAN, Raziel
Title: PARCEL DELIVERY SYSTEM AND PARCEL DELIVERY ASSEMBLY
Abstract:
A parcel delivery system which includes: a processing system including at least one processor and a communications subsystem; an array of parcel boxes, each including: an enclosure having a front opening; a door; an electrically controlled lock mechanism switchable in response to a signal from the processing system; an enclosure occupancy sensor configured to sense whether or not the enclosure contains a parcel; the processing system is configured to: allocate to the parcel one of the boxes determined to be empty based on an output of the occupancy sensor; determine when the parcel has been placed in the allocated box; send to a mobile electronic device of the recipient a notification indicative of the allocated box; and, on receipt of an unlock request received from the mobile electronic device of the recipient, to actuate the lock mechanism to switch from a locked state to an unlocked state.