EVANSVILLE, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Berry Global Group, Inc. (“Berry” or the “Company”) (NYSE: BERY) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Berry Global, Inc., has elected to redeem $100 million aggregate principal amount of its 6.00 percent Second Priority Senior Secured Notes due 2022 (the “Notes”), in accordance with the optional redemption provisions provided in the indenture governing the Notes. The Notes will be redeemed on December 9, 2019 (the “Redemption Date”) at a redemption price of 101.500 percent of the aggregate principal amount of the Notes to be redeemed, plus accrued and unpaid interest, if any, to the Redemption Date. Following such redemption, Berry expects that $300 million in aggregate principal amount of the Notes will remain outstanding. Berry Global, Inc. intends to use cash on hand to fund the redemption.
This press release does not constitute a notice of redemption. Beneficial holders of the Notes with any questions should contact the brokerage firm or financial institution through which they hold the Notes.
Berry, headquartered in Evansville, Indiana, 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 protective solutions that are increasingly light-weighted and easier to recycle or reuse. The Company is a leading global supplier of a broad range of innovative rigid, flexible, and nonwoven products used every day within consumer and industrial end markets. Berry, a Fortune 500 company, has over 48,000 employees and generated approximately $13 billion of sales in fiscal year 2018 on a combined pro forma basis from operations that span over 290 locations on six continents.
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