GREIF Company Review & Valuation
About Greif, Inc.
produces and sells industrial packaging products and services worldwide.
It operates in 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, 2017, this segment owned 245,000 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.
was founded in 1877 and is headquartered in Delaware, Ohio.