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2010-05-27 16:01:00

PERRYSBURG, Ohio, May 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI) today announced that the company will participate in the Goldman Sachs Basic Materials Conference on Thursday, June 3, in New York, NY. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO ) O-I Senior Vice President and CFO Ed White will present at 8:00 a.m., ET. A live Webcast of the presentation will be available at http://cc.talkpoint.com/gold006/060210a_mg/?entity=9_MYJCS03. The replay...

2010-05-14 05:00:00

PERRYSBURG, Ohio, May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI), the world's largest maker of glass packaging, today announced it has entered into a joint venture with Thailand's Berli Jucker Public Company Limited (BJC) to significantly expand O-I's presence in China and Southeast Asia. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO ) The O-I and BJC joint venture has entered into an agreement to purchase Fraser & Neave Holdings Bhd.'s Malaya...

2010-05-05 13:49:00

PERRYSBURG, Ohio, May 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI), the world's largest manufacturer of glass packaging, today announced an aggressive plan to significantly reduce energy consumption and carbon emissions across its worldwide operations during the next decade. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO ) O-I recently conducted a complete life cycle assessment of the environmental impact of glass containers, which will serve as a crucial...

2010-05-05 07:11:00

PERRYSBURG, Ohio, May 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI) announces that Abbott Wolfe has been named vice president sales and marketing for O-I North America. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO ) Wolfe will be responsible for driving new O-I product concepts to market, optimizing segment marketing efforts and growing relationships with customers. Previously, he was chief sales officer at Pabst Brewing Company, where he reinvigorated a...

2010-05-04 07:55:00

PERRYSBURG, Ohio, May 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Owens-Brockway Glass Container Inc., an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI), today announced the pricing of its offering of $600 million aggregate principal amount of 3.00% Exchangeable Senior Notes due 2015 (the "Notes"), which was upsized from the previously announced $500 million offering. In addition, Owens-Brockway Glass Container Inc. has granted the initial purchasers of the Notes an option to purchase...

2010-04-29 08:30:00

PERRYSBURG, Ohio, April 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI), the world's largest manufacturer of glass packaging, today released the results of a comprehensive global study of the complete life cycle of glass containers. O-I's life cycle assessment (LCA), which measures the carbon emissions generated by each phase in the life of a glass container, is foundational to the company's ambitious new sustainability program. (Logo:...

2010-04-08 16:01:00

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

2010-04-06 15:30:00

PERRYSBURG, Ohio, April 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Owens-Illinois, Inc., (NYSE: OI) announces that Radhika Batra has been named vice president and chief procurement officer. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO ) Batra will be responsible for leading O-I's global strategic sourcing function and driving synergies across the company's regional operations to maximize buying power. "Radhika has a track record of delivering supply chain and procurement results...

2010-03-18 06:30:00

PERRYSBURG, Ohio, March 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Owens-Illinois, Inc. (O-I) today announced it has acquired the majority share of Argentinean glassmaker Cristalerias Rosario, giving O-I its first entree into the rapidly growing Argentinean market. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO) Argentina's glass container market is the third largest in Latin America, following Mexico and Brazil, with more than one million tonnes in sales per year. The wine category...

2010-03-08 16:01:00

PERRYSBURG, Ohio, March 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI) will host an Investor Day in New York City, N.Y., on Thursday, March 18, to provide an update on the company's strategic plan. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050412/CLTU028LOGO ) Presentations from O-I Chairman and CEO Al Stroucken and other members of the senior management team will focus on the company's long-term strategic efforts to drive shareholder value. A live Webcast of the event...


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