Sonoco Alloyd

DeKalb, Illinois 60115

Company Overview

A leading provider of automatic, semi-automatic and reconditioned sealing machines, Sonoco Alloyd offers innovative packaging solutions to build brand loyalty, optimize shelf appeal, protect product integrity and deliver the attributes consumers demand.

Adhesives/tape, blisters, clamshells, thermoforming materials, cartons, boxes, closures, containers, flexible packaging, labels, multipacks, plastics, protective transport packaging, retail display packaging, reusable transport packaging, blisters/clamshells/skin packaging, digital printing, thermoform, tray lidding/sealing.

Leaders in Packaging
Years in business:121
Number of employees:23,000
Geographic sales distribution:Global
Sales Channel:Various

Sonoco Alloyd offers an industry-leading 5-year warranty on new Aergo® heat sealing machines.

Other services:

Innovative Packaging Design Services (Sonoco IPS Studios and The Hive).

Sonoco Alloyd
1401 Pleasant St.
DeKalb, Illinois 60115
Phone:800 756 7639

The breadth and depth of Sonoco Alloyd’s experience and expertise crosses several different markets including cosmetics and personal care, electronic media, mobile devices, school and office supplies, medical and pharmaceuticals, household and hardware, sporting goods and toys and automotive aftermarkets. 

In 2011, Alloyd was purchased by Sonoco and became Sonoco Alloyd, furthering our scope of innovative packaging solutions. Founded in 1899, Sonoco is a global provider of a variety of consumer packaging, industrial products, protective packaging and packaging supply chain services.

Consumer Packaging: From rigid paper and plastics to flexibles and hybrid options, we have an integrated packaging solution to help move your product from creation to consumer, accelerate speed to market, increase shelf life, merchandising appeal and reduce your environmental footprint.

Industrial Products and Services: Founded to serve the needs of industrial sectors, Sonoco understands the challenges our customers face, as well as the opportunities before them.  Products range from high-performance tubes and cores for paper, textiles, specialty films and other wound products to paper, corrugated and uncoated recycled board for a variety of industrial applications.

Protective Packaging Solutions: To ensure the quality of your products in transit and beyond, Sonoco Protective Solutions employs a variety of packaging options including lightweight polypropylene foam to protect fragile automotive components, temperature assurance packaging for pharmaceuticals and biologics and a variety of protective innovations to ensure the safe delivery and efficient storage of durable consumer goods like washers, refrigerators and HVAC systems.

EnviroSense™ Packaging: Recognizing the critical importance of protecting our planet for future generations, Sonoco is pleased to introduce the EnviroSense™ portfolio of sustainable packaging solutions. EnviroSense packaging crosses a broad range of materials including 100% recycled paperboard, rigid plastic made from post-consumer recycled content, flexible substrates that meet “return to store” requirements and agricultural fibers that deliver exceptional cook-in performance.

With annualized net sales of approximately $5 billion, Sonoco has 20,000 employees working in more than 300 facilities in 33 countries. For more than 120 year, our innovative packaging solutions have helped define brand personalities, create unique customer experiences, enrich product quality and enhance quality of life. 

For more information about Sonoco, visit or call 843 383 7000.

For more information about Sonoco Alloyd, visit or call 800 756 7639.

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