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Richard G. Kyle elected to Sonoco's board of directors

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Hartsville, S.C., USA - February 24, 2015, Hartsville, S.C., USA - Sonoco, a diversified packaging company, has elected Richard G. Kyle to its board of directors.

Mr. Kyle is president, chief executive officer and board member of The Timken Company.

Prior to being elected president and CEO in 2014, Mr. Kyle served as chief operating officer of Timken's Bearings and Power Transmission Group; previously he was group president responsible for the company's aerospace and steel segments, as well as the engineering and technology organizations.

Prior to joining Timken in 2006, he held management positions with Cooper Industries and later was vice president of operations for a division of Hubbell, Inc.

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