Sonoco Products Company (SON)
Q1 2012 Earnings Call
April 19, 2012 11:00 am ET
Roger Schrum – Vice President, Investor Relations & Corporate Affairs
Barry L. Saunders – Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Harris E. DeLoach, Jr. – Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
M. Jack Sanders – President and Chief Operating Officer
Scott Gaffner – Barclays Capital
George Staphos – Bank of America/Merrill Lynch
Ghansham Panjabi – Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc.
Philip Ng – Jefferies & Company, Inc.
Ian Zaffino – Oppenheimer & Co.
Phil Gresh – JPMorgan
Chip A. Dillon – Vertical Research Partners Inc.
Adam Josephson – KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc.
Mark Wilde – Deutsche Bank
Christopher David Manuel – Wells Fargo Securities, LLC
Albert Kabili – Credit Suisse
Alex Ovshey – Goldman Sachs
Good day, ladies and gentlemen and welcome to the First Quarter 2012 Sonoco Earnings Conference Call. My name is [Geneta], and I will be your operator for today. At this time, all participants are in listen-only mode. Later, we will conduct a question-and-answer session. (Operator Instructions) As a reminder, this conference is being recorded for replay purposes.
I would now like to turn the conference over to your host for today, Mr. Roger Schrum, Vice President of Investor Relations for Sonoco. Please proceed, sir.
Thank you, [Geneta]. Good morning, everyone, and welcome to Sonoco’s 2012 first quarter earnings investor call. This call is being conducted on April 19, 2012.