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2010-12-13 16:03:00

PERRYSBURG, Ohio, Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI), the world's largest maker of glass packaging, today announced it had entered into an agreement to acquire the glass container manufacturing business of Hebei Rixin Glass Group Co., Ltd. in northern China. The deal, expected to close before year-end, means O-I has more than doubled its capacity in China in the past year to more than one million tonnes (up from 440,000 tonnes), making the company...

2010-12-07 16:01:00

PERRYSBURG, Ohio, Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI) today announced that the company will participate in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Industries Conference on Tuesday, Dec. 14, in New York, NY. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO ) O-I Senior Vice President and CFO Ed White will present at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time. A live Webcast of the presentation will be available at...

2010-12-02 00:00:39

Owens-Illinois, Inc., the world's largest glass packaging manufacturer, announces a partnership with specialty soup maker Bookbinder Specialties, as the company introduces its new line of all-natural, gourmet vegetable soups packaged in glass. Bookbinder is focused on providing the ultimate in quality and convenience for its consumers and chose glass because it offers superior protection for the soups' flavors, is 100 percent resealable, and locks in the quality and taste customers expect....

2010-11-03 16:01:00

PERRYSBURG, Ohio, Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI) today announced that the company will participate in the Baird's Industrial Conference on Wednesday, Nov. 10, in Chicago, Ill. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO ) O-I Chairman and CEO Al Stroucken will present at 1:20 p.m., Central Time. A live Webcast of the presentation will be available at...

2010-11-03 08:27:00

PERRYSBURG, Ohio, Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Heralding the company's Vortex bottle for Miller Lite as "a stunning example of O-I innovation," the Glass Packaging Institute has named Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI) a 2010 Clear Choice Award winner. The award recognizes the Vortex bottle, one of the first innovations coming out of O-I's newly established innovation practice, as one of the year's top 10 package designs. Presented annually, the GPI awards celebrate the contribution glass...

2010-10-26 11:37:00

PERRYSBURG, Ohio, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI), the world's largest maker of glass packaging, learned last night of the Chavez administration's intention to expropriate O-I's operations in Venezuela. The company was surprised to learn of this decision. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO ) "As of this morning, we have not heard directly from the government,"...

2010-09-30 16:01:00

PERRYSBURG, Ohio, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI) has scheduled its third quarter conference call and webcast for Thurs., Oct. 28, at 8:30 a.m., Eastern. The company's third quarter earnings news release will be issued after the market closes on Wed., Oct. 27. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO) What: O-I Conference Call and Webcast The earnings release,...

2010-09-30 16:01:00

PERRYSBURG, Ohio, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI) today announced that the company will participate in the Deutsche Bank Leveraged Finance Conference on Thursday, Oct. 7, in Scottsdale, Az. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO) O-I Vice President of Finance John Haudrich will present at 11:15 a.m., PT. A live Webcast of the presentation be available at...

2010-09-01 15:05:00

PERRYSBURG, Ohio, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Owens-Illinois, Inc. (O-I) today announced the acquisition of Brazilian glassmaker Companhia Industrial de Vidros (CIV), significantly expanding O-I's reach in South America's largest container market. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO ) CIV is the leading glass container producer in northeastern Brazil, one of the country's fastest-growing...

2010-07-08 16:01:00

PERRYSBURG, Ohio, July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI) has scheduled its second quarter conference call and webcast for Thurs., July 29, at 8:30 a.m., Eastern. The company's second quarter earnings news release will be issued after the market closes on Wed., July 28. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO) What: O-I Conference Call and Webcast...


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