Sonoco Products Company (SON)-Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Sonoco Products Company (SON)-Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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Sonoco Products Company (SON)-Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

Business description-A detailed description of the company's operations and business divisions.

Corporate strategy-Analyst's summarization of the company's business strategy.

SWOT Analysis-A detailed analysis of the company's strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.

Company history-Progression of key events associated with the company.

Major products and services-A list of major products, services and brands of the company.

Key competitors-A list of key competitors to the company.

Key employees-A list of the key executives of the company.

Executive biographies-A brief summary of the executives' employment history.

Key operational heads-A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.

Important locations and subsidiaries-A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.

Detailed financial ratios for the past five years-The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.

Interim ratios for the last five interim periods-The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.


Sonoco Products Company (Sonoco) is a diversified packaging company that manufactures industrial and consumer packaging products. It designs, manufactures, assembles, packages, and distributes temporary, semi-permanent, and permanent point-of-purchase displays. The company produces plastic bottles and jars; rigid containers and trays; metal and peelable membrane ends and closures; wooden, metal and composite wire and cable reels and spools; fiber-based construction tubes and forms; paperboard tubes and cores; custom-engineered paperboard-based and expanded foam protective packaging and components; and temperature-assurance packaging products. Sonoco serves food, consumer packed goods, home, personal care, construction, textiles, customers' manufacturing and distribution facilities, municipal and residential, automotive, cosmetics, medical, hospitality, advertising, consumer electronics, pharmaceuticals, heating and air conditioning, office furnishings, and promotional and palletized distribution sectors across North America, Europe, and other regions. It has production facilities in North America and Europe. Sonoco is headquartered in Hartsville, South Carolina, the US.

Sonoco Products Company Key Recent Developments

Jan 19, 2016: Sonoco ThermoSafe Launches Revolutionary Design for Temperature-Sensitive Bulk Air Shipments

Jun 24, 2015: Sonoco ThermoSafe launches reusable container for blood transport and storage

May 01, 2015: Sonoco ThermoSafe offers new reusable insulated container

Key benefits of buying this profile include:

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The profile analyzes the company's business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.

Understand and respond to your competitors' business structure and strategies, and capitalize on their weaknesses. Stay up to date on the major developments affecting the company.

The company's core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.

Equip yourself with information that enables you to sharpen your strategies and transform your operations profitably.

Opportunities that the company can explore and exploit are sized up and its growth potential assessed in the profile. Competitive and/or technological threats are highlighted.

Scout for potential investments and acquisition targets, with detailed insight into the companies' strategic, financial and operational performance.

Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.

Gain key insights into the company for academic or business research.

Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents 2

List of Tables 3

List of Figures 4

Section 1-About the Company 5

Sonoco Products Company-Key Facts 5

Sonoco Products Company-Key Employees 6

Sonoco Products Company-Key Employee Biographies 7

Sonoco Products Company-Major Products and Services 8

Sonoco Products Company-History 9

Sonoco Products Company-Company Statement 16

Sonoco Products Company-Locations And Subsidiaries 19

Head Office 19

Other Locations & Subsidiaries 19

Section 2-Company Analysis 22

Sonoco Products Company-Business Description 22

Sonoco Products Company-Corporate Strategy 23

Sonoco Products Company-SWOT Analysis 24

SWOT Analysis-Overview 24

Sonoco Products Company-Strengths 24

Sonoco Products Company-Weaknesses 25

Sonoco Products Company-Opportunities 26

Sonoco Products Company-Threats 27

Sonoco Products Company-Key Competitors 28

Section 3-Company Financial Ratios 29

Financial Ratios-Capital Market Ratios 29

Financial Ratios-Annual Ratios 30

Performance Chart 32

Financial Performance 32

Financial Ratios-Interim Ratios 33

Financial Ratios-Ratio Charts 34

Sonoco Products Company, Recent Deals Summary 35

Section 4-Company's Recent Developments 36

Jan 19, 2016: Sonoco ThermoSafe Launches Revolutionary Design for Temperature-Sensitive Bulk Air Shipments 36

Jun 24, 2015: Sonoco ThermoSafe launches reusable container for blood transport and storage 37

Section 5-Appendix 38

Methodology 38

Ratio Definitions 38

About GlobalData 42

Contact Us 42

Disclaimer 42

List of Figures

Sonoco Products Company, Performance Chart (2011-2015) 32

Sonoco Products Company, Ratio Charts 34

List of Tables

Sonoco Products Company, Key Facts 5

Sonoco Products Company, Key Employees 6

Sonoco Products Company, Key Employee Biographies 7

Sonoco Products Company, Major Products and Services 8

Sonoco Products Company, History 9

Sonoco Products Company, Other Locations 19

Sonoco Products Company, Subsidiaries 19

Sonoco Products Company, Key Competitors 28

Sonoco Products Company, Ratios based on current share price 29

Sonoco Products Company, Annual Ratios 30

Sonoco Products Company (Cont...1), Annual Ratios 31

Sonoco Products Company, Interim Ratios 33

Sonoco Products Company, Recent Deals Summary 35

Currency Codes 38

Capital Market Ratios 38

Equity Ratios 39

Profitability Ratios 39

Cost Ratios 40

Liquidity Ratios 40

Leverage Ratios 40

Efficiency Ratios 41

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