Sonoco Products

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Sonoco Products

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Current Employee - Supervisor in Devens, MA
Current Employee - Supervisor in Devens, MA

I have been working at Sonoco Products

Pros

Overall the company has a strong people focus. They try to do well by their people

Cons

Sonoco is a family started, mostly small plant company. Corporate support does not have a good feel for large site operational needs.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Share expertise and people between the different work locations more.

Recommends
Approves of CEO

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    Strong company, needs to re-evaluate approach

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cincinnati, OH
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cincinnati, OH

    I have been working at Sonoco Products

    Pros

    Job security - financially sound company with long and solid history

    Cons

    Senior Leadership is not in tune with the businesses it now owns. Short term decision making - business managed very short term. Far too much emphasis on centralization. Policies for policies sake, with no common sense or discussion to back them up. HR too powerful and misguided

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Restructure the HR group, focus them on supporting the businesses not dictating to them.
    Take a longer term view.
    Recognize A players before they leave and manage C players out of the business

    Disapproves of CEO
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    Intern

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    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

    I worked at Sonoco Products as an intern (less than a year)

    Pros

    - The great opportunity to see how big companies work
    - Nice salary

    Cons

    - The intern can not use benefit package

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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