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REVENUES PROFITS
Rank Company Fortune 1000 rank $ millions % change from 2007 $ millions % change from 2007
1 Crown Holdings 312 8,305.0 7.5 226.0 -57.2
2 Owens-Illinois 326 7,884.7 -3.1 258.3 -80.7
3 Ball 336 7,561.5 2.3 319.5 13.6
4 Smurfit-Stone Container 356 7,042.0 -5.1 -2,818.0 N.A.
5 MeadWestvaco 365 6,890.0 -0.2 90.0 -68.4
6 Sealed Air 483 4,843.5 4.1 179.9 -49.0
7 Sonoco Products 542 4,122.4 2.0 164.6 -23.1
8 Graphic Packaging Holding 547 4,079.4 62.9 -99.7 N.A.
9 Temple-Inland 566 3,884.0 -1.1 -8.0 -100.6
10 Bemis 575 3,779.4 3.6 166.2 -8.4
11 Greif 576 3,776.8 13.7 234.4 49.9
12 Pactiv 604 3,567.0 9.7 217.0 -11.4
13 Berry Plastics 610 3,513.1 15.0 -101.1 N.A.
14 Silgan Holdings 671 3,121.0 6.8 131.6 7.2
15 Rock-Tenn 711 2,838.9 22.6 81.8 0.1
16 Graham Packaging 757 2,583.7 3.6 -57.3 N.A.
17 Packaging Corp. of America 812 2,360.5 1.9 135.6 -20.3
18 AptarGroup 884 2,071.7 9.5 153.5 8.3
Rank Company Revenues % Assets % Stockholders'
Equity %
1 Crown Holdings 2.7 3.3 N.A.
2 Owens-Illinois 3.3 3.2 24.8
3 Ball 4.2 5.0 29.4
4 Smurfit-Stone Container -40.0 -61.3 N.A.
5 MeadWestvaco 1.3 1.1 3.0
6 Sealed Air 3.7 3.6 9.3
7 Sonoco Products 4.0 5.3 14.2
8 Graphic Packaging Holding -2.4 -2.0 -19.0
9 Temple-Inland -0.2 -0.1 -1.2
10 Bemis 4.4 5.9 12.3
11 Greif 6.2 8.5 22.2
12 Pactiv 6.1 5.8 33.8
13 Berry Plastics -2.9 -2.1 -28.7
14 Silgan Holdings 4.2 6.1 25.1
15 Rock-Tenn 2.9 2.7 12.8
16 Graham Packaging -2.2 -2.9 N.A.
17 Packaging Corp. of America 5.7 7.0 19.8
18 AptarGroup 7.4 8.4 13.6
EARNINGS PER SHARE TOTAL RETURN TO INVESTORS EMPLOYEES
Rank Company 1998-2008 Annual growth (%) 1998-2008 Annual rate (%) 2008 (%) Number % change from 2007
1 Crown Holdings 6.9 -3.4 -25.1 21,300 -2.3
2 Owens-Illinois 9.4 -1.1 -44.8 23,000 -4.2
3 Ball 40.5 15.0 -6.7 14,500 -6.5
4 Smurfit-Stone Container N.A. -33.8 -97.6 21,300 -6.2
5 MeadWestvaco -8.8 -5.1 -62.5 22,000 -8.3
6 Sealed Air 58.3 -4.8 -33.9 17,000 -4.0
7 Sonoco Products -0.6 0.8 -26.5 17,500 -5.9
8 Graphic Packaging Holding N.A. N.A. -69.1 14,400 94.6
9 Temple-Inland N.A. -7.6 -75.9 11,000 -8.3
10 Bemis 4.7 4.9 -10.5 15,400 -3.4
11 Greif N.A. N.A. N.A. 9,600 -6.8
12 Pactiv N.A. N.A. -6.6 12,000 -7.7
13 Berry Plastics N.A. N.A. N.A. 13,800 8.7
14 Silgan Holdings 11.6 13.8 -6.7 7,700 -8.3
15 Rock-Tenn 6.0 9.6 36.2 10,700 15.1
16 Graham Packaging N.A. N.A. N.A. 7,400 -5.1
17 Packaging Corp. of America N.A. N.A. -49.5 8,100 -3.0
18 AptarGroup 10.2 10.8 -12.5 8,700 3.6
Issue date: May 4, 2009
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