History

1980

George Braddon purchases first extrusion system and thermoformer and begins making trays for local supermarkets

1988

Expands into equipment sales, delivering machines to a tray manufacturer in Puerto Rico.

1997

Introduction of the revolutionary 730-28 thermoformer.

2006

Pre-padded processor trays are added to our product lines, and George (Brad) Braddon III assumes the role of CEO of Commodore.

2007

Launches the SX line of thermoformers and acquired technology for creating foam label stock.

2009

Commodore gets American Institute of Bakers (AIB) certification.

2011

Introduction of wide-format thermoformers and extruders.

2013

Commodore opens satellite location in Honeoye, NY.

2014

Purchases of die and gas system technology from Beckwith Equipment Company (BEC), expanding our capabilities into PE and PP foam.

2015

Broke ground on additional warehouse space at Honeoye, NY location.

2016

Awarded the British Retail Consortium (BRC) Issue 5AA rating and acquires the Co-extrusion die technology from BEC.

2017

State-of-the-art machine assembly facility being built at the Bloomfield, NY campus.