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

  • ID: 1323087
  • SWOT Analysis
  • 54 pages
  • GlobalData
  • Sonoco Products Company
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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 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.
Highlights

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. In addition, it offers 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, municipal and residential, automotive, cosmetics, medical, hospitality, advertising, consumer electronics, pharmaceuticals, office furnishings, and promotional and palletized distribution sectors. It has production facilities in North America and Europe. Sonoco is headquartered in Hartsville, South Carolina, the US.

Sonoco Products Company Key Recent Developments

Mar 15, 2018: Sonoco Recognized for Packaging Excellence, Innovation at FPA Awards
Feb 16, 2018: Sonoco releases Q4 and full year 2017 financial results
Feb 16, 2018: Sonoco’s net sales increase 13.7% in Q4
Oct 19, 2017: Sonoco reports Q3 2017 results
Aug 01, 2017: Sonoco reduces total water and energy usage in 2016

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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.
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Section 1 - About the Company
  • Sonoco Products Company - Key Facts
  • Sonoco Products Company - Key Employees
  • Sonoco Products Company - Key Employee Biographies
  • Sonoco Products Company - Major Products and Services
  • Sonoco Products Company - History
  • Sonoco Products Company - Company Statement
  • Sonoco Products Company - Locations And Subsidiaries
  • Head Office
  • Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 - Company Analysis
  • Company Overview
  • Sonoco Products Company - Business Description
  • Business Segment: Consumer Packaging
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Business Segment: Display and Packaging
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Business Segment: Paper and Industrial Converted Products
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Business Segment: Protective Solutions
  • Overview
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: All Other
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Canada
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: Europe
  • Performance
  • Geographical Segment: the US
  • Performance
  • Sonoco Products Company - SWOT Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis - Overview
  • Sonoco Products Company - Strengths
  • Sonoco Products Company - Weaknesses
  • Sonoco Products Company - Opportunities
  • Sonoco Products Company - Threats
  • Sonoco Products Company - Key Competitors
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
  • Performance Chart
  • Financial Performance
  • Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
  • Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
  • Sonoco Products Company, Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 - Company’s Recent Developments
  • Mar 15, 2018: Sonoco Recognized for Packaging Excellence, Innovation at FPA Awards
  • Feb 16, 2018: Sonoco’s net sales increase 13.7% in Q4
  • Feb 16, 2018: Sonoco’s net sales increase 13.7% in Q4
  • Oct 19, 2017: Sonoco reports Q3 2017 results
  • Aug 01, 2017: Sonoco reduces total water and energy usage in 2016
  • Jul 21, 2017: Sonoco reports Q2 2017 results
  • Jul 20, 2017: Sonoco names Philippe Guillemot to board of directors
  • Jun 21, 2017: Sonoco IML design wins IMDA Best of Show
  • Jun 06, 2017: Sonoco announces supplier sustainability award recipients
  • Apr 21, 2017: Sonoco reports decline in Q1 net income
Section 5 - Appendix
  • Methodology
  • Ratio Definitions
  • About
  • Contact
  • Disclaimer
List of Tables
  • Sonoco Products Company, Key Facts
  • Sonoco Products Company, Key Employees
  • Sonoco Products Company, Key Employee Biographies
  • Sonoco Products Company, Major Products and Services
  • Sonoco Products Company, History
  • Sonoco Products Company, Other Locations
  • Sonoco Products Company, Subsidiaries
  • Sonoco Products Company, Key Competitors
  • Sonoco Products Company, Ratios based on current share price
  • Sonoco Products Company, Annual Ratios
  • Sonoco Products Company, Annual Ratios
  • Sonoco Products Company, Annual Ratios
  • Sonoco Products Company, Interim Ratios
  • Sonoco Products Company, Recent Deals Summary
  • Currency Codes
  • Capital Market Ratios
  • Equity Ratios
  • Profitability Ratios
  • Cost Ratios
  • Liquidity Ratios
  • Leverage Ratios
  • Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
  • Sonoco Products Company, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017)
  • Sonoco Products Company, Ratio Charts
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