Sonoco has strong university relations with a number of top universities - check out what we're up to with Clemson!
At Sonoco, we believe People Build Businesses, and with that comes a commitment to service. We promise our communities we will be good neighbors, treat people the way we hope to be treated, and we believe actions speak louder than words.
Hear more about our Sonoco Cares organization here.
We’re honored to be recognized on Barron's inaugural list of the 100 Most Sustainable Companies. We truly believe in our purpose statement, Better Packaging. Better Life., and work toward it every day.
"We are honored to lead the packaging sector this year on Fortune’s Most Admired list. At Sonoco, we’re guided by the principle of Better Packaging. Better Life. Our goal is to improve the lives of all our stakeholders – including our customers, the consumers who use our packaging, our shareholders and our employees – through innovative packaging and a solid long-term growth strategy.”
--Jack Sanders, Sonoco president and CEO
Our rigid paper plant in Taicang, China, recently celebrated its 10-year anniversary of operation. During the ceremony, Sonoco President and CEO Jack Sanders commemorated the anniversary by unveiling a plaque marking the occasion. This was followed by a Lion Dance to ensure continued good fortune and prosperity for the Taicang operation.
"Coming together is the beginning.
Keeping together is progress.
Working together is success."
This month we're honoring two long-lasting joint ventures: 20 years working with WestRock and 25 working with Cascades. We look forward to more success with these great partners in the years to come.
We're excited to announce a new research partnership with Clemson University: the 5-year, $2.725 million Sonoco FRESH (Food Research Excellence for Safety and Health) initiative will develop new technologies and new forms of packaging to optimize the fresh food lifecycle.
Yesterday was "America Recycles Day"!
Sonoco Recycling collects more than 3 million tons of old corrugated containers, various grades of paper, metals & plastics each year. We're proud to be a part of the #BeRecycled movement! #PackageYourlife
We're thrilled to have the 'best of the best' here with us this week interviewing for our Emerging Leaders Program! #packageyourlife
Proud to support education in our local communities! #packageyourlife