News Releases

News Releases

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February 15, 2018
Summary ToggleSonoco Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2017 Results Printer Friendly Version HARTSVILLE, S.C. , Feb. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and full year, ending December 31, 2017 . Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Highlights Fourth-quarter 2017 GAAP
February 14, 2018
Summary ToggleSonoco Declares Regular Quarterly Common Stock Dividend Printer Friendly Version HARTSVILLE, S.C. , Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Sonoco (NYSE:SON) today declared a $.39 per share quarterly common stock dividend. The dividend will be paid on March 9, 2018 , to shareholders of record as of February 28, 2018 .
February 01, 2018
Summary ToggleSonoco Implementing Price Increases for Paperboard Tubes and Cores Printer Friendly Version HARTSVILLE, S.C. , Feb. 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sonoco (NYSE:SON) today announced it is implementing a price increase, the minimum of which will be 8 percent, for all paperboard tubes and cores sold in the United States and Canada , effective with shipments beginning March 1, 2018 .
January 23, 2018
Summary ToggleTree Top apple sauce now available in Sonoco’s new see-through ClearGuard® flexible pouch Printer Friendly Version HARTSVILLE, S.C. , Jan. 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, is helping apple sauce maker Tree Top, of Yakima, Wash. , innovate the apple sauce industry by packaging the fruit product in clear packaging – promoting safety, trust
January 22, 2018
Summary ToggleSonoco Leads Fortune’s Most Admired Companies, Packaging Sector Printer Friendly Version HARTSVILLE, S.C. , Jan. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest global diversified packaging companies, has been selected for Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies in the packaging sector, and named first in its industry.
January 17, 2018
Summary ToggleSonoco Implementing Price Increase for All Uncoated Recycled Paperboard Products Printer Friendly Version HARTSVILLE, S.C. , Jan. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In a release issued under the same headline earlier today by  Sonoco (NYSE:SON), please note in the first paragraph the effective date of the price increase should be " February 19, 2018 " rather than " February 19, 2017 " as originally issued. 
January 08, 2018
Summary ToggleSonoco Announces Quarterly Conference Calls and Webcasts for 2018 Printer Friendly Version HARTSVILLE, S.C. , Jan. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, will host its regular quarterly investor conference calls on the below dates and times. Any updates to these reporting dates or times will be communicated in subsequent
January 03, 2018
Summary ToggleSonoco introduces SoftPeel™ membrane for enhanced cut-finger protection, additional printable packaging space Printer Friendly Version HARTSVILLE, S.C., Jan. 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, has introduced its SoftPeel™ membrane, a new closure option for cans that delivers improved cut-finger protection, printable billboarding space, and a more natural look
December 12, 2017
Summary ToggleSonoco Recognizes Interbake Foods for Sustainability Achievement Printer Friendly Version HARTSVILLE, S.C. , Dec. 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified packaging companies, has awarded a gold-level Sonoco Sustainability Star Award to Interbake Foods of Front Royal, Va. , a subsidiary of Weston Foods of Canada , for achieving zero waste to
December 01, 2017
Summary ToggleSonoco announces 5-year, $2.725 million fresh packaging initiative Printer Friendly Version Sonoco FRESH partnership with Clemson University to develop new technologies, package formats HARTSVILLE, S.C., Dec. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest global diversified packaging companies, has announced a new research partnership with Clemson University : the
December 01, 2017
Summary ToggleSonoco Issues 2018 Financial Guidance and Targets Strategic Priorities Printer Friendly Version 2018 Base EPS Estimated at $3.00 to $3.10 Company Outlines 20/20 Vision Targets HARTSVILLE, S.C. , Dec. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sonoco (NYSE:SON) President and Chief Executive Officer Jack Sanders and members of the Company’s senior leadership team today provided the investment community in
November 28, 2017
Summary ToggleSonoco President and CEO Jack Sanders to Retire in April 2018; Chief Operating Officer Rob Tiede Named CEO-Elect Printer Friendly Version HARTSVILLE, S.C. , Nov. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest global diversified packaging companies, today announced President and Chief Executive Officer M. Jack Sanders will retire, effective April 2, 2018 , following a 30-year career with the Company.
November 27, 2017
Summary ToggleSonoco to Host Annual Investor Conference on Dec. 1, 2017 Printer Friendly Version HARTSVILLE, S.C. , Nov. 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest global diversified packaging companies, will host its annual breakfast meeting for the financial community in New York City on Friday, Dec. 1, 2017 , in the Villard Ballroom of the New York Palace Hotel , 455
October 19, 2017
Summary ToggleSonoco Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results Printer Friendly Version
October 16, 2017
Summary ToggleSonoco Declares Regular Quarterly Common Stock Dividend Printer Friendly Version
October 16, 2017
Summary ToggleSonoco to premiere expanded produce packaging line at PMA 2017 Printer Friendly Version
October 02, 2017
Summary ToggleSonoco Plastics increasing prices for all resin-based products in North America Printer Friendly Version HARTSVILLE, S.C. , Oct. 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, today announced it is implementing a price increase for all resin-based products sold in North America . The increase amounts by formulation are: CPET/PET – 15 percent,
September 27, 2017
Summary ToggleSonoco develops revolutionary rain-resistant adhesive and sealant cartridge Printer Friendly Version RainGuard® technology means cartridges can remain on construction sites in inclement weather HARTSVILLE, S.C. , Sept. 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, has leveraged its world-class RainGuard® technology, previously applied to
July 31, 2017
Summary ToggleSonoco’s 2016-2017 Corporate Responsibility Report shows steady progress Printer Friendly Version Better Packaging. Better Life. philosophy guides holistic approach to sustainability initiatives HARTSVILLE, S.C. , July 31, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, has released its 2016-2017 Corporate Responsibility Report.
July 26, 2017
Summary ToggleSonoco ThermoSafe Launches Reusable Range of Shipping Solutions for Temperature-Sensitive Pharmaceutical and Biological Shipments Printer Friendly Version ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 26, 2017-- Sonoco ThermoSafe, a unit of Sonoco (NYSE: SON) and a leading global provider of temperature assurance packaging, has launched a new range of reusable, universal solutions for the pharmaceutical and biologics markets.
July 24, 2017
Summary ToggleSonoco Completes Acquisition of Clear Lam Packaging, Inc. Printer Friendly Version
July 20, 2017
Summary ToggleSonoco Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results Printer Friendly Version
July 19, 2017
Summary ToggleSonoco Declares Regular Quarterly Common Stock Dividend Printer Friendly Version
July 19, 2017
Summary ToggleSonoco Names Philippe Guillemot to Board of Directors Printer Friendly Version
July 13, 2017
Summary ToggleSonoco Releases Cost of Damage Calculator Printer Friendly Version