Sonoco ThermoSafe Offers New Reusable Insulated Container

Optimizes storage and transportation of dry ice and perishable goods across global markets

Arlington Heights, Ill. – Sonoco ThermoSafe, a unit of Sonoco (NYSE:SON) and a leading global provider of temperature assurance packaging, has launched a new reusable bulk insulated container featuring a 1,200 mm x 800 mm footprint and 440 liters of storage capacity for storing and distributing dry ice and perishable goods globally.

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Sonoco Recognized in 2015 100 Best Corporate Citizens List

Corporate Responsibility Magazine Honors Company for Seventh Year

Hartsville, S.C., U.S. – Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified packaging companies, has been honored on Corporate Responsibility Magazine’s 2015 100 Best Corporate Citizens List, the seventh year the company has been included.

Sonoco was honored for the transparent way it conducts itself in the areas of Climate Change, Employee Relations, Environment, Finance, Governance, Human Rights and Philanthropy and Community Support.

“This award recognizes our unwavering commitment to doing the right thing at all our locations worldwide,” said Jack Sanders, president and CEO. “It’s our goal to become the acknowledged packaging industry leader in creating and enhancing a sustainable future, benefiting Sonoco’s stakeholders through improvement of economic performance, social responsibility and environmental stewardship. This recognition shows us that our hard work is paying off, and we’re continuing to make good progress.”

Sonoco is ranked 82nd on the global list of responsible and sustainable companies. It is one of only two packaging companies included on the list. For more information about the 100 Best Corporate Citizens List, visit www.thecro.com.

Third-party organizations regularly recognize Sonoco for its corporate citizenship. The Company is listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for 2014/15, its sixth consecutive listing. It was recently named one of the 25 Top Companies for Leaders in North America by Aon Hewitt for a fifth time. It also has 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.

Sonoco ThermoSafe is Proud to Present New Live Chat Service!

In an effort to promote the highest level of customer engagement and service, ThermoSafe has launched a new live chat platform on our website thermosafe.com.  We view this as an extension of our Customer Service team, that is available full-time, Monday through Friday to answer any inquiries or questions in a timely manner.  In just a little over 1 month, we’ve fielded 100+ chats for current and prospective customers.  We encourage anyone that has a question pertaining to any part of our business to send us a message, and we’ll take it from there!