Sonoco-Alcore To Increase European Paperboard Prices

             Sonoco-Alcore To Increase European Paperboard Prices

  PR Newswire

  BRUSSELS, Jan. 17, 2013

BRUSSELS, Jan. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Sonoco-Alcore S.a.r.l. today announced
it will raise prices by 30 Euro or £25 per metric ton on all recycled
paperboard grades in Europe. The price change is effective with shipments on
or after Feb. 15, 2013.

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"The price increase is necessary to manage inflationary cost pressures in
Europe, especially energy, freight, starch and other chemical costs," said
Adam Wood, vice president, Sonoco-Alcore.

Sonoco-Alcore S.a.r.l. is wholly-owned by Sonoco (NYSE:SON) and operates 30
tube and core plants and five paperboard mills in Europe.

Website: http://www.sonoco.com
Contact: Roger Schrum, +1-843-339-6018, roger.schrum@sonoco.com
 
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