Sonoco Products Co. ( SON) Mergers&Aquisitions Call October 10, 2011 10:00 am ET Executives Roger P. Schrum – Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate Affairs Harris E. DeLoach, Jr., – Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jack Sanders – President and Chief Operating Officer Barry L. Saunders – Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Analysts James Armstrong – Vertical Research Partners Matt Wooten – Robert W. Baird Steve Chercover – D.A. Davidson & Co. Ian Zaffino – Oppenheimer & Co. Phil Gresh – JPMorgan PresentationOperator
Good day ladies and gentlemen and welcome to the Sonoco Products Company Conference Call to discuss the acquisition of the Tegrant Corporation. My name is Modesta, and I will be your coordinator for today. At this time, all participants are in listen-only mode. Later, we will conduct a question-and-answer session. (Operator Instructions) I would now like to turn the conference over to your host for today, Mr. Roger Schrum (Inaudible). Roger P. Schrum Thank you, Modesta. Good morning, everyone and welcome to our investor call. This call is being conducted on October 10, 2011. Joining me today are Harris DeLoach, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; Jack Sanders, President and Chief Operating Officer; and Barry Saunders, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. A news release discussing the details of the Tegrant acquisition was issued before the market opened today. In addition, we are using a series of slides for the webcast. Both the release and the slides are available on the Investor Relations section of our website at sonoco.com.