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Sonoco considering Irish site closure

By Joseph James Whitworth

Sonoco is considering closing a thermoforming packaging facility in Ireland due to volume and profitability losses over the last few years.

Sonoco cans Brazil

Sonoco cans Brazil

Global packaging group Sonoco has just opened a new manufacturing
facility in Brazil to produce steel easy-open closures for use on
metal cans. Annual capacity of the plant is projected to be more
than one billion closures.

Sonoco poised for expansion

Sonoco poised for expansion

Global packaging company Sonoco has announced increased sales for
its fourth and final quarter, which has helped to boost its overall
profits. The company now says it is poised for further global
expansion, particularly in consumer...

Sonoco appoints VP

Sonoco appoints VP

Sonoco has appointed Patrick Keese to the post of vice president,
global marketing, consumer products, with effect from 1 October
2002, the company's senior vice president has announced.

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