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Smurfit-Stone Announces Management Presentation on February 27, 2001
CHICAGO, February 26, 2001 Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation (Nasdaq: SSCC) announced today that Patrick J. Moore, vice president and chief financial officer, will present information on the company at the Credit Suisse First Boston Paper & Forest Products Conference. The presentation will take place on Tuesday February 27, at 1:30 ET, and will be simultaneously available for viewing on our website at www.smurfit-stone.com. This presentation will also be archived on our website and available for replay.
Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation is the premier manufacturer of paper- and paperboard-based packaging. Smurfit-Stone holds industry-leading positions in the production of containerboard (including white-top linerboard and recycled medium), corrugated containers, industrial bags, and clay-coated recycled boxboard; and is the worlds largest paper recycler. In addition, Smurfit-Stone is a leading producer of folding cartons, solid bleached sulfate, paper tubes and cores, and labels. The company operates more than 300 facilities worldwide and employs approximately 40,000 people.