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Create-A-Pack Foods, Inc.

January 2012 | Oconomowoc, WI

 

Create-A-Pack Foods Inc. is a Mid-West based food co-packer. The company was established in 1997 when owner/president Glenn Cochrane identified the need for a competitive Midwest food industry co-packer. Create-A-Pack packages sauces, dressings and icings in convenient pouches, bottles, jars and cups. The company also has the ability to fill dry products such as spice blends, powders and larger particulates into pouches and bottles. They handle various volumes of business ranging from small quantities of specialty and start-up products to large quantities of well established products from established companies. Create-A-Pack Foods employs over 95 full time employees and is a proud community sponsor; employing 80% of its staff from its hometown of Oconomowoc, WI.

 

Create-A-Pack Foods is owned by Glen & Patty Cochrane; who currently owns their headquarters in Ixonia, WI and recently purchased a manufacturing facility in Oconomowoc, WI, with the aid of the SBA 504 program (loan funded in November of 2009). Create-A-Pack continues to show tremendous growth. In September of 2012, Glen and Patty wanted to expand the facility they purchased in 2009. With the help of a SBA 504 loan provided by WBD, along with financing from Zions First National Bank to finance an 18,678 sq. ft. building addition to the existing facility which is 27,045 sq. ft. This expansion has provided market and financial diversification, enabling the owners to create 15 jobs in Oconomowoc, WI.

 

 

Funded

January 2012

 

Owner(s)

Glenn Cochrane & Patty Cochrane

 

Bank & Lender

Zions First National Bank - Spencer Mulford

 

Financing

Expansion

 

Jobs Created & Retained

Created 15 jobs

 

Public Policy Goals/Local Development Goals

Aiding in rural development (City of Oconomowoc pop. is 12,976)

 

Project Amount

$947,900

 

WBD Contact

Steve Kohl

 

Steve's Personal Page

 

Email Steve

P: (262) 436-3012

Create-A-Pack Foods Inc. is a Mid-West based food co-packer. The company was established in 1997 when owner/president Glenn Cochrane identified the need for a competitive Midwest food industry co-packer. Create-A-Pack packages sauces, dressings and icings in convenient pouches, bottles, jars and cups. The company also has the ability to fill dry products such as spice blends, powders and larger particulates into pouches and bottles. They handle various volumes of business ranging from small quantities of specialty and start-up products to large quantities of well established products from established companies. Create-A-Pack Foods employs over 95 full time employees and is a proud community sponsor; employing 80% of its staff from its hometown of Oconomowoc, WI.

 

Create-A-Pack Foods is owned by Glen & Patty Cochrane; who currently owns their headquarters in Ixonia, WI and recently purchased a manufacturing facility in Oconomowoc, WI, with the aid of the SBA 504 program (loan funded in November of 2009). Create-A-Pack continues to show tremendous growth. In September of 2012, Glen and Patty wanted to expand the facility they purchased in 2009. With the help of a SBA 504 loan provided by WBD, along with financing from Zions First National Bank to finance an 18,678 sq. ft. building addition to the existing facility which is 27,045 sq. ft. This expansion has provided market and financial diversification, enabling the owners to create 15 jobs in Oconomowoc, WI.