Sector: Consumer Non-Durables
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MeadWestvaco Corporation delivers packaging solutions and products to companies in the food and beverage, media and entertainment, personal care, cosmetic, and healthcare industries worldwide. It operates in three segments: Packaging, Consumer and Office Products, and Specialty Chemicals. The Packaging segment produces bleached paperboard, coated natural kraft paperboard, linerboard and saturating kraft, and packaging for consumer products. It also designs and produces multipack cartons and packaging systems primarily for the beverage take-home market. This segment's products are sold primarily in North America, Europe, Brazil, and Asia. The Consumer and Office Products segment manufactures, markets, and distributes school, office, envelope, and time-management products to retailers and commercial distributors. The Specialty Chemicals segment markets and distributes activated carbon products; printing ink resins and lignin-based surfactants; and tall oil fatty acid, rosin, and derivative products. In addition, the company engages in the specialty paper business. MeadWestvaco distributes its products through own sales force and distributors. The company was founded in 1888 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.