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Sonoco Products Co. (SON)

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Sonoco Products Co.
1 North Second Street
Hartsville, SC 29550
United States - Map
Phone: 843-383-7000

Index Membership:N/A
Sector:Consumer Goods
Industry:Packaging & Containers
Full Time Employees:19,900

Business Summary 

Sonoco Products Company manufactures and sells industrial and consumer packaging products in the United States, Europe, and Canada. The company operates in 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 products. 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, as well as is engaged 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, fulfillment, primary package filling, supply chain management, and paperboard specialty products. The Protective Solutions segment provides engineered, custom-designed protective, temperature-assurance, and retail security packaging solutions. Sonoco Products Company was formerly known as Southern Novelty Company. The company was founded in 1899 and is based in Hartsville, South Carolina.

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Corporate Governance 
Sonoco Products Co.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Nov 1, 2014 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 7; Compensation: 1.
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Key Executives 
Mr. Harris E. DeLoach Jr., 69
Exec. Chairman and Member of Exec. Committee
Mr. M. Jack Sanders , 60
Chief Exec. Officer, Pres, Director and Member of Exec. Committee
Mr. Barry L. Saunders , 55
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and VP
Mr. John M. Colyer Jr., 53
Sr. VP of Global Industrial Products and Protective Solutions
Mr. Robert C. Tiede , 55
Sr. VP of Global Consumer Packaging & Services
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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