EVANSVILLE, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Berry Global Group, Inc. (NYSE: BERY), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of innovative engineered materials, nonwoven specialty materials and consumer packaging, today announced that it has joined the Fortune 500, Fortune Magazine’s ranking of America’s largest companies. Berry is ranked at number 413, with $6.5 billion in revenues in fiscal 2016. The Company becomes the 6th largest Indiana headquartered company in Fortune Magazine’s ranking.
"These are exciting times at Berry and this is yet another milestone in our rich history. We have evolved from one manufacturing location in Evansville, Indiana, to 131 facilities across the globe with more than 23,000 employees. Additionally, Berry has made tremendous progress since becoming a public company in October 2012 as we’ve delivered strong financial performance and our share price has more than tripled, out-performing our peers as well as the S&P 500. Our sound business model and market leadership positions allow us to continue to protect what’s important to our customers, shareholders, and employees," stated Tom Salmon, CEO of Berry.
Berry is committed to its mission of ‘Always Advancing to Protect What’s Important,’ and proudly partners with its customers to provide them with value-added customized protection solutions. The Company’s products include engineered materials, non-woven specialty materials, and consumer packaging. Berry’s world headquarters is located in Evansville, Indiana, with net sales of $6.5 billion in fiscal 2016 and is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol BERY. For additional information, visit Berry’s website at www.berryglobal.com.