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    Rock-Tenn Company (RKT)

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    Rock-Tenn Company
    504 Thrasher Street
    Norcross, GA 30071
    United States - Map
    Phone: 770-448-2193
    Website: http://www.rocktenn.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Consumer Goods
    Industry:Packaging & Containers
    Full Time Employees:26,600

    Business Summary 

    Rock-Tenn Company manufactures and sells containerboard and paperboard products in the Unites States, Canada, Mexico, Chile, Argentina, and Puerto Rico. The company operates through four segments: Corrugated Packaging, Consumer Packaging, Merchandising Displays, and Recycling. The Corrugated Packaging segment offers containerboard, corrugated sheets, corrugated packaging, and preprinted linerboards for consumer and industrial products manufacturers, and corrugated box manufacturers; and converts corrugated sheets into corrugated products. This segment also provides structural and graphic design, and engineering services, as well as automated packaging machines, turn-key installation, automation, line integration, and packaging solutions. The Consumer Packaging segment manufactures coated recycled and bleached paperboards; market pulp; specialty recycled paperboards; folding cartons; solid fiber partitions; express mail envelopes; and die-cut paperboard components, as well as prints, coats, die-cuts, and glues the cartons to customer specifications. The Merchandising Displays segment offers temporary and permanent point-of-purchase displays; and lithographic laminated packaging products, as well as provides contract packing services, such as multi-product promotional packing and product manipulation. The Recycling segment collects, sorts, grades, and bales various recovered papers, including old corrugated containers, office paper, box clippings, newspapers, and print shop scraps; collects aluminum and plastics for resale to manufacturers, as well as provides recycling and waste disposal services, fiber marketing, and brokerage system services. The company sells its products through own sales force, independent sales representatives, and independent distributors. Rock-Tenn Company was founded in 1936 and is based in Norcross, Georgia.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Rock-Tenn Company’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Dec 1, 2014 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 1.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Steven C. Voorhees , 60
    Chief Exec. Officer, Director and Member of Exec. Committee
    Mr. Ward H. Dickson , 52
    Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. Michael E. Kiepura , 58
    Pres of Consumer Packaging & Recycling
    Mr. James B. Porter III, 63
    Pres of Paper Solutions
    Mr. Russell M. Currey , 53
    Independent Director, Member of Audit Committee and Member of Fin. Committee
    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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