HARTSVILLE, S.C., Nov. 20, 2018 (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. 7, 2018, in the Villard Ballroom of the New York Palace Hotel, 455 Madison Avenue.
Breakfast will begin at 7:30 a.m. ET, and the presentation will start at 7:50 a.m.Rob Tiede, president and chief executive officer, will provide a strategic overview of the Company, including a financial update and outlook. Updates will also be provided by several key executives, including R. Howard Coker, senior vice president for Rigid Paper Containers and Paper/Engineered Carriers International; Rodger Fuller, senior vice president for Paper/Engineered Carriers-U.S./Canada and Display and Packaging; Barry Saunders, senior vice president and chief financial officer; and Julie Albrecht, corporate vice president, treasurer/assistant CFO.
In addition, a special panel will feature discussions on sustainability, consumer packaging trends, inflation and the impact of tariffs.
Those interested in attending the breakfast meeting should email their name, company and whether they will be attending in person to firstname.lastname@example.org or call +843-383-3450. Those who cannot attend in person can join the meeting via telephone conference call or by webcast. Interested investors can access the conference call at (844) 229-9562, conference ID 7043206, or via the Internet at investor.sonoco.com to listen to the webcast and view the slide presentation.
A replay of the event will begin at 11:20 a.m. ET on Dec. 7 and continue through midnight ET on Dec. 17, available at +(855) 859-2056, conference ID 7043206. The event will be archived for 90 days on Sonoco’s website conference call page.
Founded in 1899, Sonoco (NYSE: SON) is a global provider of a variety of consumer packaging, industrial products, protective packaging, and displays and packaging supply chain services. With annualized net sales of approximately $5 billion, the Company has 21,000 employees working in approximately 300 operations in 33 countries, serving some of the world’s best known brands in some 85 nations. Sonoco is committed to Better Packaging. Better Life., and ranked first in the Packaging sector on Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies 2018 list. For more information, visit www.sonoco.com.
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