HARTSVILLE, S.C., Nov. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sonoco (NYSE: SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, will speak to the investment community on Wednesday, November 7, 2012, at the Robert W. Baird & Company 2012 Industrial Conference to be held at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago, Ill.
M. Jack Sanders, president and chief operating officer, and Barry L. Saunders, vice president and chief financial officer, are scheduled to speak at 10:10 a.m. CT. The audio presentation will be webcast and can be accessed at http://www.sonoco.com under the Investor Relations section, or http://wsw.com/webcase/baird31/son/.
Founded in 1899, Sonoco is a global provider of a variety of consumer packaging, industrial products, protective packaging and packaging supply chain services. With annualized net sales of approximately $4.5 billion, the Company has 19,600 employees working in over 340 operations in 34 countries, serving many of the world's best known brands in some 85 nations. Sonoco is a proud member of the 2012/2013 Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. For more information on Sonoco, visit our website at www.sonoco.com.