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Last $45.31 USD
Change Today +0.04 / 0.09%
Volume 442.0K
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Sonoco Products Company manufactures and sells industrial and consumer packaging products in North and South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. The company operates through four segments: Consumer Packaging, Paper and Industrial Converted Products, Display and Packaging, and Protective Solutions. The Consumer Packaging segment offers round composite cans; shaped rigid paperboard containers; fiber caulk/adhesive tubes; aluminum, steel, and peel able membrane easy-open closures for composite and metal cans; plastic bottles, jars, jugs, cups, and trays; and printed flexible packaging, rotogravure cylinder engraving, and global brand management services. The Paper and Industrial Converted Products segment provides recycled paperboard, chipboard, tubeboard, lightweight corestock, boxboard, linerboard, corrugating medium, and specialty grades; and paperboard tubes and cores, molded plugs, and reels. This segment is also involved in the collection, processing, and recycling of old corrugated containers, paper, plastics, metal, glass, and other recyclable materials. The Display and Packaging segment offers point-of-purchase displays; custom packaging products; fulfillment services; primary package filling; supply chain management; paperboard specialties; and retail packaging products, including printed backer cards, thermoformed blisters, and heat sealing equipment. The Protective Solutions segment provides custom-engineered, paperboard-based, and expanded foam protective packaging and components; and temperature-assured packaging products. The company sells its products in various markets, which include paper, textile, film, food, chemical, packaging, construction, and wire and cable. Sonoco Products Company was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Hartsville, South Carolina.

20,800 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/2/15
Founded in 1899

sonoco products co (SON) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director ...
Total Annual Compensation: $915.5K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $498.2K
Senior Vice President of Global Industrial Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $531.5K
Senior Vice President of Global Consumer Pack...
Total Annual Compensation: $530.8K
Vice President of Global Rigid Paper & Closur...
Total Annual Compensation: $443.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

sonoco products co (SON) Key Developments

Sonoco Products Co. Elects Richard G. Kyle to Board of Directors

Sonoco Products Co. announced that Richard G. Kyle was elected to the Sonoco board of directors on February 10, 2015, with an effective start date of February 19, 2015. Mr. Kyle is president, chief executive officer and board member of The Timken Company. Prior to being elected president and CEO in 2014, Mr. Kyle served as chief operating officer of Timken's Bearings and Power Transmission Group. Mr. Kyle has been appointed to serve on the Audit and Financial Policy Committees of the Board.

Sonoco Products Co. Announces Retirement of Philippe R. Rollier from the Board of Directors

Sonoco Products Co. announced that on February 19, 2015, Philippe R. Rollier retired from the Board of Directors of the company having reached the age of 72, the mandatory retirement age for members of the Board.

Sonoco Products Co. Appoints Sundaram Nagajaran to the Board of Directors and Audit and Employee and Public Responsibility Committees of the Board

Sonoco Products Co. announced that Sundaram Nagajaran was elected to the Sonoco Board of Directors on February 11, 2015. Mr. Nagarajan is executive vice president of Illinois Tool Works Inc. and has worldwide responsibility for the company's Automotive OEM segment, which produces components and fasteners for automotive-related applications. Mr. Nagarajan has been appointed to serve on the Audit and Employee and Public Responsibility Committees of the Board.


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