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Last $47.47 USD
Change Today -0.26 / -0.54%
Volume 1.9M
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MeadWestvaco Corporation provides packaging solutions to the healthcare, beauty and personal care, food, beverage, home and garden, tobacco, and agricultural industries worldwide. The company’s Food & Beverage segment offers packaging materials and paperboards, and beverage packaging machinery, as well as engages in the carton design and converting operations. It serves the food, food service, beverage, dairy, and tobacco end markets. Its Home, Health & Beauty segment designs and produces pumps, flip-top and applicator closures, plastic packaging material, trigger sprayers, aerosol actuators, hose-end sprayers, and spouted and applicator closures for the personal care, fragrance, home care, lawn and garden, prescription drug, and healthcare end markets. The company’s Industrial segment designs and produces corrugated packaging materials and solutions, virgin kraftliner, recycled material medium paperboards, and containerboards, as well as converts the boards and raw materials to corrugated packaging primarily for produce, meat, consumer products, and bulk goods. This segment also offers coated solid bleached sulfate paperboard under the Carolina brand. Its Specialty Chemicals segment manufactures, markets, and distributes specialty chemicals, including performance chemicals used in printing inks, asphalt paving, and adhesives as well as in the agricultural, paper, and petroleum industries; and activated carbon products used in gas vapor emission control systems for automobiles and trucks, as well as applications for air, water, and food purification. The company’s Community Development and Land Management segment develops and sells real estate properties; and entitles and improves tracts, as well as is involved in the planning of landholdings. The company sells its products through sales force, and paperboard merchants and distributors. MeadWestvaco Corporation was founded in 1888 and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia.

15,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/23/15
Founded in 1888

meadwestvaco corp (MWV) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Chairma...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $592.8K
Executive Vice President of Global Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $550.0K
Executive Vice President and President of Pac...
Total Annual Compensation: $575.0K
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Se...
Total Annual Compensation: $494.1K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

meadwestvaco corp (MWV) Key Developments

MeadWestvaco Corporation Signs Licensing Deal with Burgopak Ltd

MeadWestvaco Corporation has signed a licensing deal with Burgopak Ltd. The deal will see MeadWestvaco Healthcare promoting Burgopak's award-winning medication compliance packaging to the U.S.' pharmaceutical and animal health markets. The deal with Burgopak expands MeadWestvaco's portfolio of adherence solutions. It strengthens MeadWestvaco's strategic commitment to enhance medication compliance through packaging.

MeadWestvaco Corporation, Special/Extraordinary Shareholders Meeting, Jun 24, 2015

MeadWestvaco Corporation, Special/Extraordinary Shareholders Meeting, Jun 24, 2015., at 09:00 US Eastern Standard Time. Location: 501 South 5th Street. Agenda: To consider the combination of MeadWestvaco Corporation and Rock-Tenn Company.

MeadWestvaco Corporation Introduces New Airless Pump and Pouch Dispensing System

MeadWestvaco Corporation has introduced MiniMod, a new airless pump and pouch dispensing system. MiniMod's airless design incorporates an easy-to-push button actuator for comfortable and controlled dispensing, and a flexible pouch, which is available in 'stock' 25ml and 40ml sizes - or can be fully customized to a desired shape or volume. The dispensing solution works well with low-to-medium viscosity products, such as skincare cremes, lotions or hair care products. MWV partnered with Ampac to develop the pouch technology and Marietta Corporation/KIK Custom Products to assist with customers' product filling needs. MiniMod offers consumers the convenience of carrying their favorite brands everywhere they go, without having to compromise their routines or limit the use of their favorite products.


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