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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

Index Membership:N/A
Sector:Consumer Goods
Industry:Packaging & Containers
Full Time Employees:25,800

Business Summary 

Rock-Tenn Company manufactures and sells corrugated and consumer packaging products in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Chile, Argentina, Puerto Rico, and China. The company operates in three segments: Corrugated Packaging, Consumer Packaging, and Recycling. The Corrugated Packaging segment offers containerboards, corrugated sheets, corrugated packaging, and preprinted linerboards for consumer and industrial products manufacturers and corrugated box manufacturers; converts corrugated sheets into corrugated products; and provides structural and graphic design and engineering services, and automated packaging machines, a swell as turn-key installation, automation, line integration, and packaging solutions. The Consumer Packaging segment provides coated recycled and bleached paperboards, and market pulp; specialty paperboards; folding cartons; solid fiber partitions; express mail envelopes; temporary and permanent point-of-purchase displays, and permanent displays; contract packing services, such as multi-product promotional packing and product manipulation; and lithographic laminated packaging products. This segment also converts specialty paperboards into book covers and other products; prints, coats, die-cuts, and glues cartons to customer specifications; and offers ship finished cartons to customers for assembling, filling, and sealing. The Recycling segment is involved in collecting, sorting, grading, baling, and processing various grades of recovered paper, including old corrugated containers, office paper, box clippings, newspaper, and print shop scraps; collecting aluminum and plastics for resale to manufacturers; providing recycling and waste disposal services, as well as fiber marketing and brokerage services; and selling scrap materials. The company markets its products through its sales force, independent sales representatives, and independent distributors. Rock-Tenn Company was founded in 1936 and is headquartered in Norcross, Georgia.

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Corporate Governance 
Rock-Tenn Company’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Sep 1, 2014 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 6; 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. Robert B. McIntosh , 53
Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec.
Mr. Michael E. Kiepura , 58
Pres of Consumer Packaging & Recycling
Mr. James B. Porter III, 63
Pres of Paper Solutions
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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