Stock Symbol: SSCC
150 North Michigan Avenue
Smurfit-Stone Container Industry:
Paper & Paper Products
Smurfit-Stone Container Description:
Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation is a holding company that conducts its paperboard and paper-based packaging business through two wholly owned subsidiaries, JSCE Inc. and Stone Container Corporation. JSCE conducts its business operations through Jefferson Smurfit Corporation, its wholly owned subsidiary.
Smurfit-Stone Container Financial Summary:
Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation operates in two major business segments: containerboard and corrugated containers, and consumer packaging. For the 6 months ended 6/30/2005, revenues rose 7% to $4.25B. Net loss appli to common fell 76% to $18M. Revenues reflect higher average sales prices and higher sales volume. Lower loss reflects a decrease in selling & administrative expenses and decrease in restructuring charges.
Smurfit-Stone Container Business Summary:
Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation (Smurfit-Stone) is an integrated manufacturer of paperboard and paper-based packaging in the United States. The Company has two reportable segments, the Containerboard and Corrugated Containers, and Consumer Packaging segment. The primary products of the Company's Containerboard and Corrugated Containers segment include corrugated containers, containerboard, kraft paper, SBS and market pulp. In addition, Smurfit-Stone manufactures and sells a variety of retail ready, point-of-purchase displays and a line of specialty products, including pizza boxes, corrugated clamshells for the food industry, Cordeck recyclable pallets and custom die-cut boxes to display packaged merchandise on the sales floor. The primary products of the Consumer Packaging segment include folding cartons, coated recycled boxboard, multiwall and consumer bags, flexible packaging, laminated products, and paper, foil and heat transfer labels.