Sonoco Products Overview

  • www.sonoco.com
  • Hartsville, SC
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1899
  • Company - Public (SON)
  • Machinery Manufacturing
  • $5 to $10 billion (USD)

CompetitorsAmcor, Caraustar, Amcor, Caraustar, PCA
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Sonoco works with customers to collaboratively develop and deliver Innovative Packaging Solutions (IPS) that enhance and optimize their business and brands. Sonoco’s operations consist of global consumer packaging businesses –rigid paper and closures, flexibles and plastics; ...
Mission: Sonoco is a $5.4 billion global provider of consumer packaging, industrial products, protective solutions and display and packaging services. From its headquarters in Hartsville, S.C., and more than 330 operations in 30+ countries, the company produces packaging for a variety of ...

Sonoco Products Reviews

3.7
71%
Recommend to a Friend
80%
Approve of CEO
R. Howard Coker
R. Howard Coker
140 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee

"Awesome Place to Work"

Mar 23, 2022 - Senior Tooling Technician
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Lots of hours , safe place to work

Cons

This place is a great place to work

Advice to Management

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Diversity & Inclusion at Sonoco Products

3.6
(174 Reviews)

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Sonoco Products Interviews

Experience
Positive73%
Negative11%
Neutral16%
Getting an Interview
Applied online32%
Campus Recruiting22%
Recruiter18%
Difficulty
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  1. SPS Coordinator Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Clemson, SC
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5 weeks. I interviewed at Sonoco Products (Clemson, SC) in Apr 2022

    Interview

    A set of interviews with managers and directors. They ask the usual questions and very helpful feedback from them. The process was organized and the HR contact was helpful during the whole thing.
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Company Updates

September 30, 2020
We are proud to be named again to the "Best for Vets" employers list by Military Times! “Our Veterans are some of our brightest and hardworking associates,” said Howard Coker, president and CEO. “They bring specific attributes that align with our mantra of ‘People Build Businesses by Doing the Right Thing,’ including loyalty, teamwork and determination. We are proud to be included on such a distinguished list.”
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Sonoco Again Named a "Best for Vets" Company | Sonoco
glassdoor.com
February 17, 2020
“We are honored to again be included as one of America’s most sustainable companies alongside some of the world’s best known brands,” said Howard Coker, president and CEO. “At Sonoco, we believe that better packaging leads to a better life, and sustainability plays a huge role in our efforts daily.”
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Sonoco Again Ranked in Barron's 100 Most Sustainable Companies in the U.S. Listing
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Sonoco Products Awards & Accolades

  • America's Most Responsible Companies 2020Newsweek2020
  • Barron's 100 Most Sustainable CompaniesBarron's2020

Pledges & Certifications

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

  • Social Responsibility Pledge

    Formal programs or foundation to give back to communities

  • First Job Programs

    Maintain entry-level hiring and career development programs to give people career starts

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What is paid time off like at Sonoco Products?

...It is also hard to plan anything ahead of time without using PTO because of all the forced overtime....

June 15, 2021

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