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Nov 29, 2012, 17:40 ET
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Sonoco Alcore se chargera de la production de base sur site et de la gestion à Mondi Syktyvkar en Russie

 Sonoco Alcore S.a.r.l., une entreprise de Sonoco (NYSE : SON) et Mondi ont signé un accord pluriannuel en vertu duquel Sonoco Alcore...

Nov 29, 2012, 16:15 ET
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Sonoco Alcore opera la producción y gestión de núcleos in situ en Mondi Syktyvkar, Rusia

Sonoco Alcore S.a.r.l., un negocio de Sonoco (NYSE: SON), y Mondi han firmado un acuerdo multiaño en el que Sonoco Alcore gestionará...

Nov 28, 2012, 09:06 ET
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Sonoco Recycling and Richland County Accepting Additional Materials

Sonoco Recycling, LLC, a unit of Sonoco (NYSE: SON), has invested $4 million in its Columbia, S.C., materials recovery facility (MRF), allowing...

Nov 06, 2012, 11:00 ET
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Sonoco Display and Packaging Receives Four Awards at 2012 Design of the Times Competition

Sonoco Display and Packaging, the point-of-purchase (POP) display and packaging services business of Sonoco (NYSE: SON), has been awarded four...

Nov 01, 2012, 07:30 ET
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Sonoco to Present at Robert W. Baird & Co. 2012 Industrial Conference

 Sonoco (NYSE: SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, will speak to the investment community on Wednesday, November...

Oct 31, 2012, 11:00 ET
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Sonoco Display and Packaging Receives Top Awards for Marketing to Seniors at Retail

Sonoco (NYSE: SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging and services companies, today announced that its retail point-of-purchase...

Oct 31, 2012, 08:00 ET
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Sonoco Expands Waynesville Thermoforming Facility

Sonoco (NYSE: SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, announced today that it has completed an 18,000-square-foot...

Oct 30, 2012, 15:00 ET
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Melitta USA Converts to Sonoco's Paperboard Composite Container

As the world's largest producer of composite cans, Sonoco (NYSE: SON), is helping Melitta USA move from traditional metal cans to high-performance...

Oct 30, 2012, 11:00 ET
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Sonoco Plastics Opens New Albany, Ohio Plant to Commercial Production

 Sonoco (NYSE: SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, has commenced commercial production of rigid plastic...

Oct 30, 2012, 08:00 ET
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Sonoco Awarded Two Golden Cylinders for Flexible Packaging Innovations

 Sonoco (NYSE: SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, received two Golden Cylinder Awards for flexible packaging...

Oct 29, 2012, 15:00 ET
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Thirty Sonoco Facilities Receive Sustainability Star Awards for 2011 Sustainability Efforts

 Sonoco (NYSE: SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, today announced that 19 of its Industrial Carriers (North...

Oct 29, 2012, 11:00 ET
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Sonoco Alloyd Unveils New Aergo® 6 Heat Sealing Machine at Pack Expo 2012

 Sonoco Alloyd, a business of Sonoco (NYSE: SON), is pleased to introduce the newly engineered Aergo® 6 heat sealing machine. Featuring...

Oct 29, 2012, 08:00 ET
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Sonoco Announces New Brand for its Protective Packaging Division

With the integration of Tegrant Corporation into Sonoco (NYSE: SON) approaching its one-year anniversary, Sonoco is rolling out a new brand for...

Oct 24, 2012, 08:30 ET
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Sonoco "Delivering on the Promise" at Pack Expo International 2012

 Through the years, Sonoco (NYSE: SON) has built its reputation on its ability to deliver innovative packaging and high-quality service to...

Oct 18, 2012, 15:32 ET
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Sonoco Reports Third Quarter 2012 Results

Sonoco (NYSE: SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, today reported financial results for its 2012 third quarter, ending...

Oct 16, 2012, 08:00 ET
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Sonoco Introduces New Brand for its Displays and Packaging Services Business

 Sonoco (NYSE: SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, announced today that its CorrFlex point-of-purchase (POP)...

Oct 15, 2012, 09:50 ET
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Sonoco Board Declares 350th Consecutive Regular Quarterly Common Stock Dividend

The Board of Directors of Sonoco (NYSE: SON) today declared a $.30 per share quarterly common stock dividend. The dividend will be paid on Dec.10,...

Oct 11, 2012, 09:00 ET
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Sonoco Announces Leadership Changes in North American Paper Mill Operations

 Sonoco (NYSE: SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, today announced that Marty F. Pignone has been named vice...

Sep 26, 2012, 12:29 ET
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Sonoco Launches Family of New Insulated Pallet Shippers

 ThermoSafe Brands, a unit of Sonoco (NYSE: SON), has launched a family of new temperature-assured polyurethane-insulated pallet shippers for...

Sep 20, 2012, 08:30 ET
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Sonoco Recycling Invests in Onslow County Recycling

 Sonoco Recycling, LLC,  a unit of Sonoco (NYSE: SON) and one of the largest packaging recyclers in North America, has completed $2...