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Mar 19, 2014, 12:18 ET

Greif Receives 2014 Manufacturing Leadership Sustainability Award

 Greif (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B), a world leader in industrial packaging products and services, has been recognized with the 2014 Manufacturing...

Feb 21, 2014, 15:34 ET

Greif, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2014 Earnings Release and Conference Call

 Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B) today announced plans to release first quarter 2014 results after market close Wednesday, Feb. 26,...

Dec 06, 2013, 12:34 ET

Peter Watson Named Chief Operating Officer of Greif, Inc.

 The Board of Directors of Greif, Inc. (NYSE:  GEF, GEF.B) has appointed Peter Watson, 56, chief operating officer of the company,...

Dec 03, 2013, 08:38 ET

Greif Packaging LLC Announces Major Capital Enhancements at Riverville, Va. Mill

Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B), a global leader in industrial packaging products and services, today announced that Greif Packaging LLC, a wholly...

Oct 22, 2013, 12:36 ET

Greif, PackH2O and Habitat for Humanity Team to Distribute 100,000 PackH2O™ Water Backpacks to Disaster-Prone Areas

 Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B), the global industrial packaging products and services company, recently announced the company is working with...

Sep 24, 2013, 14:27 ET

Study of Pollinator Habitat in Managed Forests Receives SFI® Conservation Leadership Award for Greif and Partners

 The Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI) recently recognized Soterra, LLC and Pollinator Partnership with its coveted Conservation...

Jul 08, 2013, 07:36 ET

Greif Joins Peace One Day Corporate Coalition

 Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B) has joined the Peace One Day Corporate Coalition. Based in Delaware, Ohio with manufacturing and sales...

Dec 04, 2012, 07:30 ET

Greif Receives Global Green Industrial Design Award for Its PackH2O™ Backpack

Global Green USA honored Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B) with the Industrial Design Award at its 13th Annual Global Green Sustainable Design Awards...

Nov 29, 2012, 13:30 ET

Global Healthcare Breakthrough

A $5 million grant from Greif Packaging Charitable Trust will enable The Ohio State University and the Global Health Delivery Partnership...

Nov 14, 2012, 11:56 ET

Greif PackH2O™ Backpack Receives Popular Science 2012 Best of What's New Award

 A water backpack designed by global industrial packaging leader Greif, Inc., (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B), has been honored with a 2012 Best of What's...

Sep 25, 2012, 11:42 ET

Greif, Inc. pollinator commitment featured at 2012 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting

 Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B) was recognized at the 2012 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting for its commitment to the...

Aug 08, 2012, 12:17 ET

Midwest-based Executives Address How to Create Value through Sustainable Practices at World Business Council for Sustainable Development Regional Conference

 Executives from 80 leading corporations, NGOs and other organizations based in the U.S. Midwest – and reporting an aggregated $2.1...

Jun 05, 2012, 15:30 ET

Greif Chief Sustainability Officer to Address the Challenges of Water Transport at the Aid and International Development Forum

 Scott Griffin, chief sustainability officer of Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B) will join other international leaders on the Water &...

Nov 29, 2011, 09:23 ET

Greif, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2011 Earnings Release and Conference Call

 Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B) today announced plans to release fourth quarter and fiscal year 2011 results after the market closes...

Nov 28, 2011, 08:15 ET

Greif, Inc. Updates Fiscal 2011 Guidance

 Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF, GEF.B) today announced that it has revised its outlook for fiscal 2011, which ended Oct. 31, 2011.  Diluted Class...

Nov 01, 2011, 07:30 ET

David B. Fischer Elected to Greif, Inc. Board of Directors

 David B. Fischer, president and CEO of Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B), was elected to Greif's Board of Directors on Nov. 1, the first day...

Oct 05, 2011, 10:49 ET

Scott Griffin Elected Greif, Inc. Chief Sustainability Officer

Scott R. Griffin has been elected Chief Sustainability Officer for Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B), a worldwide leader in industrial packaging...

Aug 31, 2011, 16:12 ET

Greif Reports Third Quarter Results

Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B), a global leader in industrial packaging products and services, today announced results for its third fiscal...

Aug 30, 2011, 16:49 ET

Greif, Inc. Declares Third Quarter 2011 Dividends

The Board of Directors of Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B) today declared quarterly cash dividends of $0.42 per share of Class A Common Stock and...

Aug 23, 2011, 12:29 ET

Greif, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Release and Conference Call

Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B) today announced plans to release third quarter 2011 results after the market closes Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011. The...