Entries by Linda MacDonald

Exec: New firm Cheer Pack primed to grow

Plastic News July 2010 Plastic drum and pail manufacturer CDF Corp. of Plymouth, Mass., recently entered into a partnership with packaging suppliers Guala Closures SpA of Alessandria, Italy, and Hosokawa Yoko Co. Ltd. of Tokyo, to create Cheer Pack North America LLC. The new firm, based in Plymouth, will develop and support spouted packaging technology […]

Pouch format is ‘baby food 2.0

Two of the key brands in this innovative company’s portfolio come in this pouch format. The Cheer Pack pouches and the equipment for filling and capping them come from Cheer Pack North America, a strategic partnership established in 2008 and consisting of Japan’s Hosokawa Yoko, Italy’s Gualapack, and the USA’s CDF Corp. The pouches being […]

Dole Squish’ems -designed with on-the-go children

Designed with on-the-go children in mind, Dole Squish’ems! are packed in standup pouches with resealable, safety caps. The pouches are designed for easy one-handed product delivery, which can encourage independent eating by young children. In June 2008, Dole Packaged Foods Canada launched Squish’ems! The fruit puree is packed in Cheer Pack spouted pouches from CDF […]

Cheer Pack exhibiting at Pack Expo 2016

Cheer Pack North America will be exhibiting at Pack Expo 2016 in Chicago Cheer Pack N.A.  will be exhibiting this year at Pack Expo in Chicago, November 6-9th, 2016 at the North Upper Hall in the “Brand Zone” Booth #N-5885 Test before you invest!  Our semi-automatic pilot filler will be onsite.  Now you can test […]

Good Stuff to snack on, and it travels well

Article:  Boston.com August 2, 2009 If your tot is not quite ready for table food, the juggling of jars or frozen cubes can be a hassle when you travel.  Plum Organics Tots Mishmash is a fruit puree snack full of good stuff – organic ingredients, banana, peach, strawberry, no preservatives, no additives – that comes […]

Squeezable pouch is perfect for Squish-ems!

Article: Packaging World April 2009 New Squish’ems!  Applesauce-based fruit snack is packaged in a flexible, squeezable stand-up pouch with a built-in straw, kid friendly and resealable cap that makes on-the-go consumption nutritious and fun…. http://www.packworld.com/package-component/films/squeezable-pouch-perfect-squishems