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Patent Number:


Issued To:

St. Paul Stamp Works, Inc.

Issue Date:

July 4, 2000


“System And Method For Preparing Custom Designs For
Multiple Types of Imprintable Media”.


A system for creating and ordering custom designed imprintable
media. The system includes a one or more first computers coupled
to a central computer. The first computers are configured and aranged to input a type indicating one of a plurality of imprintable media, custom design information to engrave on an imprintable medium of the type input, and order information, and to display an image of the custom design to appear on the imprintable medium. Example custom design information includes text, clip-art, and size and shape of the imprintable medium. Custom designs and orders are automatically transmitted to a second computer for order processing.