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Greif, Inc. produces and sells industrial packaging products and services worldwide. It operates through four segments: Rigid Industrial Packaging & Services; Paper Packaging & Services; Flexible Products & Services; and Land Management. The Rigid Industrial Packaging & Services segment offers rigid industrial packaging products, including steel, fiber, and plastic drums; rigid intermediate bulk containers; closure systems for industrial packaging products; transit protection products; water bottles, and remanufactured and reconditioned industrial containers; and services, such as container life cycle management, filling, logistics, warehousing, and other packaging services. This segment sells its products to customers in the chemicals, paints and pigments, food and beverage, petroleum, industrial coatings, agricultural, pharmaceutical and mineral products, and others industries. The Paper Packaging & Services segment provides containerboards, corrugated sheets, corrugated containers, and other corrugated products to customers in the packaging, automotive, food, and building products industries. This segment’s corrugated container products are used to ship various products, such as home appliances, small machinery, grocery products, automotive components, books, and furniture, as well as various other applications. The Flexible Products & Services segment offers flexible intermediate bulk containers comprising polypropylene-based woven fabric, as well as related services to the agricultural, food, and other industries. The Land Management segment engages in harvesting and regeneration of timber properties; and sale of timberland and special use land. As of October 31, 2018, this segment owned approximately 243,000 acres of timber property in the southeastern United States. The company was formerly known as Greif Bros. Corporation and changed its name to Greif, Inc. in 2001. Greif, Inc. was founded in 1877 and is headquartered in Delaware, Ohio.

13,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 12/20/18
Founded in 1877

greif inc-cl a (GEF) Top Compensated Officers

President, CEO & Director
Total Annual Compensation: $5.8M
Executive VP & CFO
Total Annual Compensation: $3.3M
Senior VP & Group President of Rigid Industri...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.9M
Senior VP and Group President of RIPS America...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.4M
Executive VP, General Counsel & Secretary
Total Annual Compensation: $2.2M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2018.
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Greif, Inc. Redeems 7.75% Senior Notes Due August 1, 2019

Greif, Inc. redeemed all of its outstanding 7.75% Senior Notes due August 1, 2019 (the Senior Notes). The total redemption price for the Senior Notes was $253,904,142.46, which was equal to the aggregate principal amount outstanding of $250,000,000 plus a premium of $3,904,142.46. Accrued interest of $3,229,166.67 on the Senior Notes was also paid. The payment of the redemption price was funded by borrowings under the Company’s senior secured credit agreement.

Greif, Inc. Announces Asset Impairments for the First Quarter Ended January 31, 2019

Greif, Inc. announced asset impairments for the first quarter ended January 31, 2019. For the period, the company reported asset impairments of $2.1 million as compared to $2.9 million a year ago.

Greif, Inc. Announces Unaudited Consolidated Financial Results for the First Quarter Ended January 31, 2019; Revises Earnings Guidance for the Full Year of Fiscal 2019

Greif, Inc. announced unaudited consolidated financial results for the first quarter ended January 31, 2019. For the quarter, the company reported net sales of $897.0 million against $905.7 million a year ago. Operating profit was $67.2 million against $65.5 million a year ago. Net income was $35.8 million against $60.1 million a year ago. Basic and diluted earnings per share attributable to Greif, Inc. Class A Common Stock were $0.51 against $0.96 a year ago. Basic and diluted earnings per share attributable to Greif, Inc. Class B Common Stock were $0.75 against $1.44 a year ago. The company revised earnings guidance for the full year of fiscal 2019. For the full year, the company now expects to report Class A earnings per share before special items to be $3.60 - $4.00 compared to its previous guidance of $3.55 - $3.95 per share.


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