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Packaging Corporation of America (PKG)

69.68 Up 0.21(0.30%) Oct 24, 4:04PM EDT
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Packaging Corporation of America
1955 West Field Court
Lake Forest, IL 60045
United States - Map
Phone: 847-482-3000

Index Membership:N/A
Sector:Consumer Goods
Industry:Packaging & Containers
Full Time Employees:13,600

Business Summary 

Packaging Corporation of America manufactures and sells containerboard and corrugated packaging products in the United States, Mexico, Canada, and Europe. The company operates through three segments: Packaging, Paper, and Corporate and Other. It offers corrugated packaging products, including conventional shipping containers used to protect and transport manufactured goods; multi-color boxes and displays that help to promote packaged product in retail locations; and honeycomb protective packaging. The company also produces packaging for meat, fresh fruit and vegetables, processed food, beverages, and other industrial and consumer products, as well as newsprint for newspaper publishers. In addition, it manufactures and sells white papers, including both commodity and specialty papers with various features, such as colors, coatings, high brightness, and recycled content. The white papers consist of communication papers, such as cut-size office papers, and printing and converting papers; and pressure sensitive papers, including release liners that are used to produce labels for use in consumer and commercially-packaged products. Further, the company produces market pulp. Packaging Corporation of America was founded in 1867 and is headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois.

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Corporate Governance 
Packaging Corporation of America’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Oct 1, 2014 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 2.
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Key Executives 
Mr. Mark W. Kowlzan , 58
Chief Exec. Officer and Director
Mr. Richard B. West , 61
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Sr. VP
Mr. Kent A. Pflederer , 43
Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec.
Mr. Thomas A. Hassfurther PCA, 58
Exec. VP of Corrugated Products
Mr. Thomas W. H. Walton , 54
Sr. VP Sales and Marketing - Corrugated Products
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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