A global supplier of innovative packaging solutions, bringing more to packaging than just the package.
Founded in 1899, Sonoco 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, we have 20,800 employees working in more than 330 operations in 34 countries, serving some of the world's best known brands in some 85 nations. We're a proud member of the 2014/2015 Dow Jones Sustainability World Index.
What We Do:
Sonoco is the world's largest producer of composite cans, and a leading manufacturer of tubes and cores; rigid paperboard containers; convenience closures; blow-molded plastic containers; consumer and industrial thermoformed plastic packaging; engineered molded and extruded plastic products; protective, temperature and retail assurance packaging.
Awards and Accolades:
Third-party organizations regularly recognize us for our corporate citizenship. We're listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for 2014/15, our sixth consecutive listing. We were recently named one of the 25 Top Companies for Leaders in North America by Aon Hewitt for a fifth time. We also have been listed as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune magazine and one of America's 100 Most Trustworthy Companies by Forbes magazine.
Closing share price
|FY, 2013||FY, 2014||FY, 2015||FY, 2016|
|$4.8 b||$5 b||$5 b||$4.9 b|
Revenue growth, %
|$220.4 m||$240.1 m||$250.6 m||$287.9 m|