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Sonoco Dedicates $75 Million Biomass Boiler Facility

Sonoco dedicated the new biomass facility at its Hartsville, S.C., plant.

Sonoco Display and Packaging’s Rural Hall Plant Achieves Landfill-free Status

The Company’s Rural Hall, N.C., facility recognized with a gold-tier Sonoco Sustainability Star Award

Sonoco to Invest $20 Million for New Malaysian Composite Can Plant

Company Also Creating New IPS(TM) Studio in Hartsville, S.C.

Sonoco Summarizes Sustainability Progress in its 2013-14 Corporate Responsibility Report

Sonoco has released its 2013-14 Corporate Responsibility Report, Principle, People and Progress, outlining the Company’s continued progress towards achieving its global sustainability targets.

Sonoco Signs Agreement to Acquire Weidenhammer Packaging Group

Sonoco announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Weidenhammer Packaging Group, Europe’s leading provider of composite cans along with composite drums and rigid plastic containers.

Sonoco Transitions Dare Foods From Traditional Bag-in-Box to Flexible Stand-Up Bag

Sonoco is helping Dare Foods unveil its new, premium Boulangerie Grissol Artisanal Baguettes products flexible bag to the U.S. market this Fall.

Sonoco Listed on Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for Sixth Consecutive Year

Sonoco has been listed on the 2014/2015 Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI), marking the sixth consecutive year it has received the prestigious recognition.

Cascades Sonoco Receives Prestigious OSHA Certification for Excellence in Occupational Safety and Health

The Cascades Sonoco facility in Tacoma, Wash., was awarded Star Level certification in connection with OSHA’s Voluntary Protection Program (VPP), which recognizes worksites that have achieved injury and illness rates at or below the national average in their industry.

Sonoco ThermoSafe Survey Reveals Future Needs, Trends of Cold Chain Industry

Sonoco ThermoSafe, a unit of Sonoco and a leading global provider of temperature assurance packaging, revealed the results of its survey entitled “Assessing the Future of the Cold Chain Industry” at the 12th annual Cold Chain Global Forum in Boston.

Sonoco Produces Plant-Based Plastic Blow-Molded Bottles for Ecover Green Cleaning Line in North America

Sonoco is producing plant-based plastic bottles for Ecover’s new home care line.

Sonoco Receives WorldStar 2015 Packaging Award for Whirlpool Water EveryDrop Water Filter Package

Sonoco Alloyd, part of Sonoco Display and Packaging, has been recognized with a WorldStar 2015 Packaging Award for its Whirlpool® Water EveryDrop™ water filter package by the World Packaging Organization.

Sonoco Named a Top Company for Leaders by Aon Hewitt

Sonoco announced it has been named to the 2014 list of North American Top Companies for Leaders® by Aon Hewitt, the global talent, retirement and health solutions company of Aon. Sonoco was No. 12 (out of 25) on the 2014 North America list and No. 21 (out of 25) on the Global Aon Hewitt Top Companies for Leaders list. This is the fifth time that Sonoco has earned this prestigious recognition.

Sonoco Announces Quarterly Conference Call and Annual Meeting Webcast for 2015

Sonoco has released the dates and times for its quarterly investor conference calls and Annual Meeting webcast. Participants from Sonoco will include M. Jack Sanders, president and chief executive officer; Barry L. Saunders, vice president and chief financial officer; and Roger P. Schrum, vice president, investor relations and corporate affairs.

Sonoco’s Union, S.C., Rigid Plastics Plant Receives Bronze Sustainability Star Award

Sonoco has named its Pinckney Paragon rigid plastics facility in Union, S.C., a Bronze Sustainability Star Award recipient for the plant’s successful efforts to achieve landfill free status.

Sonoco Board Declares Regular Quarterly Common Stock Dividend

The Board of Directors of Sonoco (NYSE: SON) today declared a $.32 per share quarterly common stock dividend. The dividend will be paid on March 10, 2015, to shareholders of record as of February 25, 2015.

Advice from a recruiter: Make an impression.

While it's perfectly normal to be nervous for your interview, you'll feel comfortable with our recruiters. Sonoco works with you, not against you, to help you find the right job. We like to think of our interviews as more of a conversation than a one-sided interrogation, so come with some questions to ask us, too! Asking the right questions about the company and work will show that you're not only interested, but invested in us too.

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